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 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 146 163 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 34 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 0.60% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 2.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 2
Average salary £30,000 £34,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.66% +47.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £24,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
851 987 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.21% 27.03% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 707 755 474
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,116 £23,000 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 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 3 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 50 (78.13%) Windows 7
3 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (53.13%) MS Excel
6 31 (48.44%) VMware
7 29 (45.31%) Citrix
8 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
9 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
10 23 (35.94%) MS Office
11 20 (31.25%) ITIL
12 19 (29.69%) Windows XP
12 19 (29.69%) DHCP
13 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
14 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
15 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (20.31%) Internet
16 12 (18.75%) Wireless
16 12 (18.75%) SQL
16 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
17 11 (17.19%) Linux
17 11 (17.19%) DNS
17 11 (17.19%) Cisco
17 11 (17.19%) Office 365
18 10 (15.63%) SLA
18 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
18 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 9 (14.06%) T-SQL

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (28.13%) 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 2010
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (53.13%) MS Excel
2 23 (35.94%) 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 3 (4.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) DHCP
2 13 (20.31%) Internet
3 12 (18.75%) Wireless
4 11 (17.19%) DNS
5 7 (10.94%) NAS
6 6 (9.38%) SAN
6 6 (9.38%) Intranet
6 6 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (4.69%) VPN
8 2 (3.13%) LAN
8 2 (3.13%) WAN
8 2 (3.13%) Firewall
9 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
1 3 (4.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Back Office
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) IT Support
3 10 (15.63%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 6 (9.38%) Coordinator
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) IT Technician
7 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) COM
2 4 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Statistics
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (78.13%) Windows 7
3 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (29.69%) Windows XP
6 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (17.19%) Linux
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.69%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.13%) BCP
8 2 (3.13%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Workflow
8 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.13%) Coaching
8 2 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
3 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) ZENworks
2 3 (4.69%) WSUS
3 2 (3.13%) DameWare
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) VMware
2 29 (45.31%) Citrix
3 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Veeam
6 3 (4.69%) Novell
6 3 (4.69%) Apple
7 2 (3.13%) Sophos
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 2 (3.13%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) Dell
7 2 (3.13%) Meraki
8 1 (1.56%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.56%) Mitel
8 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.56%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Fruition IT
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago