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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 171 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.039% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.38% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -22.15%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
941 584 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.61% 22.99% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 712 454 447
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 28 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) MS Excel
2 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
3 36 (70.59%) Windows 7
4 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 15 (29.41%) VMware
7 15 (29.41%) SCCM
7 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
9 13 (25.49%) SLA
9 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
10 12 (23.53%) MS Office
10 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (21.57%) Firewall
12 10 (19.61%) Citrix
13 9 (17.65%) Android
13 9 (17.65%) Office 365
13 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
13 9 (17.65%) ITIL
14 8 (15.69%) Java
14 8 (15.69%) VPN
14 8 (15.69%) DNS
14 8 (15.69%) Adobe
14 8 (15.69%) DHCP
14 8 (15.69%) Finance

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.84%) Lync
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (74.51%) MS Excel
2 12 (23.53%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) VPN
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (5.88%) MPLS
3 3 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (5.88%) SMTP
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) 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
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Desktop Support
2 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (15.69%) IT Support
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) Tester
4 6 (11.76%) Performance Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Support Technician
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging
2 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.76%) XML
2 6 (11.76%) WinForms
2 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.76%) DTV
3 6 (11.76%) NHS
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) iPad
4 3 (5.88%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (17.65%) Android
8 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.92%) Linux
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) DSDM
2 6 (11.76%) OO
2 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 6 (11.76%) Scrum
2 6 (11.76%) MVC
2 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.76%) Kanban
2 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
2 6 (11.76%) Load Testing
2 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
2 6 (11.76%) DevOps
2 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
3 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.88%) Change Management
3 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) Change Control
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.73%) MCITP
2 7 (13.73%) MCSE
3 6 (11.76%) ISEB
3 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) VCAP
5 1 (1.96%) CCEE
5 1 (1.96%) CCIA
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) CCA
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Citrix
4 8 (15.69%) Adobe
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec
6 2 (3.92%) Veeam
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