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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 165 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.038% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
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
936 599 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.72% 22.71% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 686 464 507
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £20,500
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 22 August 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
3 37 (72.55%) MS Excel
3 37 (72.55%) Windows 7
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (29.41%) VMware
7 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
7 14 (27.45%) SCCM
7 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
8 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
9 12 (23.53%) Citrix
10 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (21.57%) Office 365
11 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
11 10 (19.61%) SLA
11 10 (19.61%) MS Office
11 10 (19.61%) ITIL
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 9 (17.65%) VPN
12 9 (17.65%) Android
12 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
13 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.69%) Degree
13 8 (15.69%) NHS
13 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
14 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
14 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
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%) Lync
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Site Server
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 11 (21.57%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) 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%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) 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 13 (25.49%) Desktop Support
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Performance Tester
6 6 (11.76%) Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) IT Support
9 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Desktop Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Desktop Support
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging
2 6 (11.76%) WinForms
2 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.76%) XML
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.69%) NHS
3 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
4 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.76%) DTV
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) 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 9 (17.65%) Android
8 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
9 6 (11.76%) Linux
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.76%) MVC
3 6 (11.76%) Scrum
3 6 (11.76%) Kanban
3 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 6 (11.76%) Load Testing
3 6 (11.76%) DSDM
3 6 (11.76%) OO
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
3 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 3 (5.88%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience Design
6 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.76%) ISEB
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCITP
4 4 (7.84%) MCSE
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCEE
6 1 (1.96%) CCIA
6 1 (1.96%) VCAP
6 1 (1.96%) CCA
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
3 13 (25.49%) 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 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) 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%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
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