The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 129 148 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 41 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.25% 0.96% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.09% 3.70% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 3
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £30,100
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
West 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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
806 946 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.63% 25.94% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 670 757 507
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Leeds

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (82.81%) Windows 7
3 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (51.56%) MS Excel
6 31 (48.44%) Citrix
7 30 (46.88%) VMware
8 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
9 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 22 (34.38%) ITIL
11 21 (32.81%) MS Office
11 21 (32.81%) DHCP
12 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
13 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
14 14 (21.88%) SQL
14 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (21.88%) Wireless
14 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
14 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (20.31%) Internet
15 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
15 13 (20.31%) DNS
16 11 (17.19%) SLA
16 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (17.19%) Office 365
17 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
18 9 (14.06%) Linux
18 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
18 9 (14.06%) SQL Server

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
4 9 (14.06%) IIS
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (51.56%) MS Excel
2 21 (32.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) DHCP
2 14 (21.88%) Wireless
3 13 (20.31%) Internet
3 13 (20.31%) DNS
4 6 (9.38%) VoIP
4 6 (9.38%) Intranet
4 6 (9.38%) SAN
4 6 (9.38%) Firewall
4 6 (9.38%) NAS
5 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (1.56%) VPN
6 1 (1.56%) WAN
6 1 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
1 3 (4.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (7.81%) Back Office
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) IT Support
3 11 (17.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (9.38%) Support Technician
7 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
9 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
9 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) IT Technician
10 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Technician
10 3 (4.69%) Technical Operations Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) COM
1 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Replication
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (82.81%) Windows 7
3 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.06%) Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
3 9 (14.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.81%) Coaching
6 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) CRM
9 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.13%) Service Management
9 2 (3.13%) BCP
9 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.13%) Workflow
9 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
3 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.94%) MCSE
3 5 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.13%) MCSA
5 2 (3.13%) MCP
5 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (3.13%) MCITP
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) WSUS
2 3 (4.69%) ZENworks
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.56%) DameWare
4 1 (1.56%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Citrix
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.06%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Veeam
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (4.69%) Novell
8 2 (3.13%) Sophos
8 2 (3.13%) Apple
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) Meraki
9 1 (1.56%) Becrypt
9 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
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