The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 85 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.84% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £24,150 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Windows 8
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
280 215 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.32% 27.56% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 252 166 225
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -13 5 £24,150 -49.15%
Doncaster -5 2 - -
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 21 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco
9 9 (33.33%) Degree
10 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
10 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
10 8 (29.63%) MS Office
10 8 (29.63%) Citrix
10 8 (29.63%) NetApp
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
11 7 (25.93%) Remedy
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 6 (22.22%) ITIL
12 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
12 6 (22.22%) SQL
12 6 (22.22%) Firewall
12 6 (22.22%) Linux
12 6 (22.22%) vSphere
12 6 (22.22%) SLA

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Office
3 5 (18.52%) MS Project
3 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
3 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
General
1 5 (18.52%) Military
2 4 (14.81%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Law
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Architect
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Architect
6 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
1 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Practice Management
3 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow Management
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (18.52%) MCTS
3 5 (18.52%) MCITP
3 5 (18.52%) HND
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) CCA
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (18.52%) CCEE
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) MCSA
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
5 6 (22.22%) vSphere
6 5 (18.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) XenMobile
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) NetApp
5 7 (25.93%) Remedy
5 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) AppSense
8 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 4 (14.81%) Pega
9 3 (11.11%) Apple
10 2 (7.41%) Mitel
11 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
11 1 (3.70%) McAfee
11 1 (3.70%) Websense
11 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (3.70%) SAP
11 1 (3.70%) Avaya
11 1 (3.70%) CommVault
Mexborough
Eden Lea
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago