The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 176 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 40 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.10% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 0
Average salary £26,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1290 914 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.27% 24.68% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 929 744 782
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Leeds -10 22 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Bradford - 13 £28,250 -
Dewsbury - 2 £19,000 - 1
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 54 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 42 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
6 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (27.78%) Citrix
10 19 (26.39%) VMware
10 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
10 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (25.00%) ITIL
12 17 (23.61%) Office 365
13 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
13 16 (22.22%) MS Office
14 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
14 14 (19.44%) SCCM
15 13 (18.06%) VPN
16 10 (13.89%) DHCP
17 9 (12.50%) Linux
17 9 (12.50%) DNS
17 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (12.50%) Android
18 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
18 8 (11.11%) Coaching
18 8 (11.11%) Finance
18 8 (11.11%) SQL
19 7 (9.72%) SQL Server

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Site Server
6 1 (1.39%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.22%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.61%) Office 365
2 4 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) VPN
2 10 (13.89%) DHCP
3 9 (12.50%) DNS
4 7 (9.72%) LAN
4 7 (9.72%) Firewall
5 6 (8.33%) Internet
5 6 (8.33%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) VoIP
6 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (2.78%) Broadband
7 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.39%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (16.67%) IT Support
4 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Desktop Support
7 8 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
10 4 (5.56%) Performance Tester
10 4 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (5.56%) Junior
10 4 (5.56%) Tester
10 4 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 4 (5.56%) Installation Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Application Packaging
2 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.56%) XML
2 4 (5.56%) WinForms
2 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.17%) HTML5
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Client/Server
1 7 (9.72%) NHS
1 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) User Experience
3 5 (6.94%) iPhone
4 4 (5.56%) DTV
4 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 24 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.50%) Android
7 9 (12.50%) Linux
8 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
9 6 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
10 4 (5.56%) Windows NT
11 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 8 (11.11%) Coaching
4 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 4 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 4 (5.56%) Kanban
6 4 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 4 (5.56%) MVC
6 4 (5.56%) Scrum
6 4 (5.56%) OO
6 4 (5.56%) DSDM
6 4 (5.56%) Agile Testing
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) Line Management
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
7 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.11%) SQL
3 7 (9.72%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) C
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) VBScript
6 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) MCSE
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (9.72%) MCITP
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.56%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) MCSA
3 3 (4.17%) CCNA
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) VCAP
4 1 (1.39%) CCEE
4 1 (1.39%) CCIA
4 1 (1.39%) CCA
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.56%) XenApp
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) Citrix
3 19 (26.39%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) Apple
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Veeam
5 3 (4.17%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec
7 1 (1.39%) Avaya
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago