The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 21 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 2.88% 1.49% 7.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 5.88% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £17,500 £20,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
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 East Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 10.79% 25.37% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 44
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £9,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Yorkshire region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull - 4 £17,500 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 26 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) SLA
3 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Apple
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Network Management
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Remedy
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support
3 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (44.44%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) Apple
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Remedy