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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 2.53% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
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
20 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 25.32% 51.52% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 9
Average salary £29,500 £29,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 28 August 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) MS Project
1 13 (100.00%) HND
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 13 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 13 (100.00%) Data Management
1 13 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 13 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
1 13 (100.00%) Migration
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Military
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (84.62%) Electronics
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (100.00%) MS Project
1 13 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 13 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Military
2 11 (84.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 13 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 13 (100.00%) Data Management
1 13 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 13 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) HND
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft