The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 25 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 52 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.30% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.55% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £18,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -25.28%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
229 110 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.12% 19.33% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 207 104 110
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Sheffield region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Remedy
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) ServiceNow
4 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 10 (47.62%) MS Office
5 10 (47.62%) Practice Management
5 10 (47.62%) Legal
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
7 6 (28.57%) Law
8 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
9 4 (19.05%) MCSE
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) CCA
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (19.05%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) vSphere
9 4 (19.05%) MCITP
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) Pega
9 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (19.05%) CCEE
9 4 (19.05%) NetScaler

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 10 (47.62%) Legal
2 6 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Service Manager
1 8 (38.10%) Service Desk Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 3 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Printer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Practice Management
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) CCA
1 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (19.05%) MCITP
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) CCEE
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIA
4 1 (4.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.76%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 14 (66.67%) Remedy
1 14 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (19.05%) Pega
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) AppSense
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
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