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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 25 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 2.54% 7.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 20.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
31 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 26.27% 37.36% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 23
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware