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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 133 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 40 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.54% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 0
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
881 631 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.91% 22.38% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 694 498 520
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 35 (53.85%) Windows XP
2 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (52.31%) Windows 7
4 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
4 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (29.23%) MS Office
7 18 (27.69%) SCCM
8 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (26.15%) SLA
9 16 (24.62%) XML
10 15 (23.08%) VMware
10 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (21.54%) IIS
11 14 (21.54%) Firewall
12 13 (20.00%) Finance
12 13 (20.00%) Citrix
13 12 (18.46%) Adobe
13 12 (18.46%) Java
13 12 (18.46%) SOAP
13 12 (18.46%) Web Services
13 12 (18.46%) WSDL
13 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.92%) MCITP
14 11 (16.92%) MCSE

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.54%) IIS
3 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.15%) Lync
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (29.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Firewall
2 11 (16.92%) Internet
3 9 (13.85%) VPN
4 7 (10.77%) DNS
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.15%) SMTP
6 4 (6.15%) SSL
6 4 (6.15%) MPLS
6 4 (6.15%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.62%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (3.08%) NAS
8 2 (3.08%) SAN
9 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Consultant
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Support Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Technical Consultant
3 15 (23.08%) Desktop Support
4 12 (18.46%) Support Consultant
4 12 (18.46%) Technical Support
4 12 (18.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Technical Support Consultant
4 12 (18.46%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (12.31%) IT Support
6 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
8 5 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Tester
10 3 (4.62%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) XML
2 12 (18.46%) WSDL
2 12 (18.46%) SOAP
2 12 (18.46%) Web Services
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.15%) WinForms
4 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) iPhone
2 5 (7.69%) iPad
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 4 (6.15%) DTV
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 34 (52.31%) Windows 7
4 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (12.31%) Android
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Phone
8 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL
2 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.15%) MVC
3 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.15%) OO
3 4 (6.15%) DSDM
3 4 (6.15%) Scrum
3 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Load Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
3 4 (6.15%) Kanban
3 4 (6.15%) Test Strategy
3 4 (6.15%) Agile Testing
4 3 (4.62%) Change Management
5 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.08%) Project Management
5 2 (3.08%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.08%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.92%) MCSE
2 11 (16.92%) MCITP
3 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) VCAP
3 4 (6.15%) CCEE
3 4 (6.15%) CCIA
3 4 (6.15%) MCP
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.15%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) CCA
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.69%) XenApp
4 5 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.08%) XenServer
5 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.08%) VMware
3 13 (20.00%) Citrix
4 12 (18.46%) Adobe
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 2 (3.08%) Symantec
6 2 (3.08%) HP
6 2 (3.08%) AppSense
7 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.54%) Veeam
7 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.54%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) Avaya
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