The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 3.57% 2.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Windows 8
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Doncaster region.

Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 35.71% 43.90% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 7
Average salary £21,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Doncaster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Project
1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Project
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Military
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware