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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 137 138 152
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 36 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 1.12% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.22% 4.76% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 5
Average salary £28,750 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -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
854 882 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.16% 23.55% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 696 698 505
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 31 (64.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (58.33%) Citrix
5 27 (56.25%) VMware
6 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 22 (45.83%) ITIL
9 21 (43.75%) DHCP
10 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
11 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (29.17%) DNS
12 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
13 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
13 13 (27.08%) Wireless
14 12 (25.00%) Windows XP
14 12 (25.00%) Internet
15 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
16 10 (20.83%) SLA
16 10 (20.83%) MS Office
16 10 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (16.67%) MCSE
18 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
19 7 (14.58%) Firewall
19 7 (14.58%) SCCM
20 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
20 6 (12.50%) Problem Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) DHCP
2 14 (29.17%) DNS
3 13 (27.08%) Wireless
4 12 (25.00%) Internet
5 7 (14.58%) Firewall
6 6 (12.50%) Intranet
7 4 (8.33%) VoIP
8 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.25%) SAN
8 3 (6.25%) NAS
9 2 (4.17%) VLAN
10 1 (2.08%) LAN
10 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MSI
1 3 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Back Office
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support
4 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (10.42%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) IT Technician
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Operations Manager
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Operations Manager
8 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Replication
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 31 (64.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.42%) Coaching
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) Data Security
8 2 (4.17%) Workflow
8 2 (4.17%) BCP
8 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) ZENworks
2 3 (6.25%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Citrix
2 27 (56.25%) VMware
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) Veeam
6 3 (6.25%) Novell
7 2 (4.17%) Apple
7 2 (4.17%) Sophos
7 2 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) Meraki
8 1 (2.08%) Becrypt
8 1 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
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