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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 51 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.39% 1.80% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 7.14% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 15
Median salary £24,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.17% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £24,500 £17,550
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £43,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
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
135 182 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.73% 25.21% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 120 167 207
Median salary £31,250 £39,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,180 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA

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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Database Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe