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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 147 164 162
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 2.45% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 8
Median salary £21,500 £20,000 £27,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -26.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
521 653 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.25% 19.40% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 431 545 714
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
3 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) ITIL
5 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
10 8 (38.10%) SLA
11 7 (33.33%) DNS
11 7 (33.33%) DHCP
11 7 (33.33%) MS Office
11 7 (33.33%) Office 365
12 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 6 (28.57%) Avaya
13 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
13 5 (23.81%) VMware
13 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
13 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
14 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
14 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
15 3 (14.29%) MPLS
15 3 (14.29%) ITSM
15 3 (14.29%) Service Management
15 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
15 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support
4 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
5 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) ITSM
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Case Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Process Management
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) DameWare
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Avaya
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Dell