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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 155 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.87% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 3.76% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 4
Average salary £27,375 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
925 797 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.48% 23.09% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 727 591 461
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,288
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows 7
3 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (51.35%) Citrix
5 18 (48.65%) VMware
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
6 17 (45.95%) DHCP
6 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
7 16 (43.24%) ITIL
8 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (35.14%) DNS
9 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
10 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
10 11 (29.73%) MS Office
11 10 (27.03%) Wireless
11 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
12 9 (24.32%) Internet
13 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
15 6 (16.22%) Intranet
15 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
16 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
16 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
16 5 (13.51%) Firewall
16 5 (13.51%) MCSE
16 5 (13.51%) SLA
16 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (29.73%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) DHCP
2 13 (35.14%) DNS
3 10 (27.03%) Wireless
4 9 (24.32%) Internet
5 6 (16.22%) Intranet
6 5 (13.51%) Firewall
6 5 (13.51%) SAN
7 3 (8.11%) VoIP
7 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 2 (5.41%) NAS
9 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.22%) Support Technician
4 6 (16.22%) IT Support Technician
4 6 (16.22%) IT Support
5 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Operations Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) iPhone
1 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows 7
3 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.41%) Data Security
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.70%) UX Design
8 1 (2.70%) People Management
8 1 (2.70%) Line Management
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Logistics
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCSE
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
2 3 (8.11%) CCNA
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Citrix
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 2 (5.41%) Meraki
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam
6 1 (2.70%) Becrypt
6 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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