The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 47 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.48% 0.18% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.29% 0.91% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £20,000 £39,000 £24,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.71% +61.49%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
Windows 8
South 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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 110 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.25% 19.50% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 90 98 202
Median salary £30,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,075
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 10
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) MS Office
5 7 (58.33%) MCSA
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) SAP
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) Electronics
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) SAP ERP
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Home Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Home Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 10
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSA
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe