The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 172 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.039% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -25.28%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
934 583 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.53% 22.99% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 709 453 444
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (76.00%) MS Excel
3 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
4 35 (70.00%) Windows 7
5 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.00%) Windows XP
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.00%) VMware
8 15 (30.00%) SCCM
8 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 13 (26.00%) SLA
10 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
11 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (24.00%) MS Office
12 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (22.00%) Firewall
13 10 (20.00%) Citrix
14 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
14 9 (18.00%) Office 365
14 9 (18.00%) Android
15 8 (16.00%) Finance
15 8 (16.00%) Java
15 8 (16.00%) ITIL
15 8 (16.00%) VPN
15 8 (16.00%) DNS
15 8 (16.00%) Adobe
15 8 (16.00%) DHCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.00%) Lync
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (76.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) DHCP
2 8 (16.00%) VPN
2 8 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) SMTP
3 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (6.00%) MPLS
3 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Desktop Support
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) IT Support
3 8 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.00%) Tester
4 6 (12.00%) Performance Tester
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) WinForms
2 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (12.00%) NHS
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) DTV
4 3 (6.00%) iPhone
4 3 (6.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (18.00%) Android
8 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
10 2 (4.00%) Linux
11 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) OO
2 6 (12.00%) DSDM
2 6 (12.00%) MVC
2 6 (12.00%) Scrum
2 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (12.00%) Load Testing
2 6 (12.00%) Kanban
2 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (12.00%) Agile Testing
2 6 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (6.00%) Change Management
3 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCSE
2 7 (14.00%) MCITP
3 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) ISEB
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) MCP
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) VCAP
5 1 (2.00%) CCEE
5 1 (2.00%) CCIA
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.00%) CCA
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (16.00%) Adobe
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 2 (4.00%) Veeam
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
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