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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 168 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 17 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.84% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 0
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
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
926 605 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.93% 23.12% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 666 481 517
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 38 (74.51%) Windows 7
4 37 (72.55%) MS Excel
5 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (33.33%) VMware
8 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
9 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
10 14 (27.45%) Citrix
10 14 (27.45%) SCCM
11 13 (25.49%) Office 365
12 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (21.57%) VPN
13 10 (19.61%) SLA
13 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
13 10 (19.61%) ITIL
13 10 (19.61%) MS Office
14 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
14 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
14 9 (17.65%) Coaching
15 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
15 8 (15.69%) Android
15 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
15 8 (15.69%) Linux
16 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
16 7 (13.73%) Firewall

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Site Server
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (72.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Office 365
2 5 (9.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) VPN
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) DHCP
3 6 (11.76%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) Broadband
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) SAN
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Desktop Support
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
1 12 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Tester
4 5 (9.80%) Tester
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.92%) Junior
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) WinForms
2 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.92%) HTML5
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
2 7 (13.73%) NHS
3 5 (9.80%) DTV
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) iPhone
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (74.51%) Windows 7
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
6 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (15.69%) Linux
7 8 (15.69%) Android
8 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 9 (17.65%) Coaching
3 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) MVC
5 5 (9.80%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) DSDM
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Kanban
5 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Testing
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) Line Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (3.92%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.80%) C#
2 5 (9.80%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.80%) ISEB
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) MCITP
3 4 (7.84%) MCSE
4 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) CCA
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.96%) VCAP
5 1 (1.96%) CCEE
5 1 (1.96%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
3 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) Adobe
5 3 (5.88%) Veeam
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 21 days ago