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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 164 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.36% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 0
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
931 617 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.44% 23.34% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 669 494 545
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Windows 7
3 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
4 33 (66.00%) MS Excel
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (34.00%) VMware
6 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
8 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.00%) Citrix
9 14 (28.00%) Office 365
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.00%) VPN
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) SCCM
12 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (18.00%) Linux
13 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
13 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
14 8 (16.00%) MS Office
14 8 (16.00%) Android
14 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (16.00%) Coaching
15 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
15 7 (14.00%) Degree
15 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
15 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
15 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Site Server
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (66.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
3 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) VPN
2 6 (12.00%) DNS
2 6 (12.00%) DHCP
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (4.00%) Broadband
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (22.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Desktop Support
5 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Tester
8 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (8.00%) IT Support
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tester
8 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Designer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) User Experience Designer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Desktop Support
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) WinForms
2 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.00%) HTML5
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (14.00%) NHS
1 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) iPhone
3 4 (8.00%) DTV
4 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (18.00%) Linux
6 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (16.00%) Android
8 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Vista
9 4 (8.00%) Windows 2000
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (16.00%) Coaching
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) MVC
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) OO
5 4 (8.00%) DSDM
5 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Kanban
5 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Testing
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Line Management
6 3 (6.00%) User Experience Design
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) MCSE
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCITP
2 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VCAP
4 1 (2.00%) CCEE
4 1 (2.00%) CCIA
4 1 (2.00%) CCA
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (78.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 15 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Veeam
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) HP
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