The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 17 April 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 71 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.38% 0.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
294 224 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.97% 30.94% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 247 170 183
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £19,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 8 - -
Sheffield -10 6 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
6 9 (56.25%) Degree
6 9 (56.25%) SCCM
7 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
7 8 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (50.00%) Military
7 8 (50.00%) Electronics
7 8 (50.00%) Migration
7 8 (50.00%) Asset Management
7 8 (50.00%) Data Management
7 8 (50.00%) MS Visio
7 8 (50.00%) HND
7 8 (50.00%) MS Project
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
7 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
7 8 (50.00%) Project Management
8 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
9 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow
9 5 (31.25%) Remedy
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 4 (25.00%) MS Office

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Project
1 8 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 8 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Electronics
1 8 (50.00%) Military
2 4 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
1 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
1 8 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (50.00%) Data Management
1 8 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Practice Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) VCAP
3 3 (18.75%) CCEE
3 3 (18.75%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Remedy
2 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Pega
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago