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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 177 193 174
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 29 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.67% 1.94% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 7
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +39.47%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
1087 1237 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.54% 24.98% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 863 903 719
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
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 27 August 2015. 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 +13 17 £21,250 -21.29% 2
Wakefield - 5 £22,000 - 1
Castleford - 4 £22,500 -
Bradford -15 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 - -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (61.63%) Windows 7
3 51 (59.30%) Microsoft
3 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
4 43 (50.00%) MS Office
5 38 (44.19%) Windows XP
5 38 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
7 30 (34.88%) VMware
8 29 (33.72%) Citrix
9 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (29.07%) ITIL
11 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
12 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (23.26%) Hyper-V
13 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (20.93%) SLA
14 18 (20.93%) VPN
15 17 (19.77%) WAN
15 17 (19.77%) DHCP
16 15 (17.44%) Cisco
16 15 (17.44%) LAN
16 15 (17.44%) NAS
17 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (16.28%) Linux
18 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
18 13 (15.12%) SQL
18 13 (15.12%) DNS
18 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
19 12 (13.95%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.30%) IIS
5 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.49%) Lync
7 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (50.00%) MS Office
2 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Office 365
2 4 (4.65%) SaaS
3 3 (3.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) VPN
2 17 (19.77%) WAN
2 17 (19.77%) DHCP
3 15 (17.44%) NAS
3 15 (17.44%) LAN
4 13 (15.12%) DNS
5 11 (12.79%) SAN
6 9 (10.47%) VoIP
7 7 (8.14%) Internet
7 7 (8.14%) Wireless
8 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.65%) Firewall
10 2 (2.33%) ADSL
10 2 (2.33%) Broadband
11 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MSI
1 3 (3.49%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (10.47%) Back Office
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Legal
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Analyst
2 19 (22.09%) IT Support
3 14 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (11.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Service Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Coordinator
7 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (5.81%) Support Specialist
10 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) IT Support Specialist
11 4 (4.65%) IT Technician
11 4 (4.65%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
12 3 (3.49%) IT Support Technician
12 3 (3.49%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) COM
2 3 (3.49%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.16%) WCF
3 1 (1.16%) WPF
3 1 (1.16%) LINQ
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.16%) HTML5
3 1 (1.16%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.16%) WinRT
3 1 (1.16%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (1.16%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.16%) Ajax
3 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Statistics
2 2 (2.33%) iPhone
2 2 (2.33%) iPad
2 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.16%) RIA
3 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (61.63%) Windows 7
3 38 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (44.19%) Windows XP
4 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (16.28%) Linux
7 8 (9.30%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.65%) Android
9 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
3 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.49%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.49%) Service Management
6 3 (3.49%) Migration
6 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.33%) BCP
7 2 (2.33%) CRM
7 2 (2.33%) ITSM
8 1 (1.16%) MVC
8 1 (1.16%) Workflow
8 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.65%) VBScript
4 4 (4.65%) VB
5 2 (2.33%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.63%) MCP
3 6 (6.98%) CCNA
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.81%) A+ Certification
4 5 (5.81%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (4.65%) MCSE
6 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) HND
8 1 (1.16%) MCDST
8 1 (1.16%) MCITP
8 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.30%) vSphere
5 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) DameWare
1 7 (8.14%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.98%) SCCM
3 3 (3.49%) ZENworks
4 2 (2.33%) WSUS
4 2 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (2.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 51 (59.30%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.88%) VMware
3 29 (33.72%) Citrix
4 15 (17.44%) Cisco
5 6 (6.98%) Apple
6 5 (5.81%) Oracle
7 4 (4.65%) Veeam
8 3 (3.49%) Novell
8 3 (3.49%) HP
9 2 (2.33%) Dell
9 2 (2.33%) Sophos
10 1 (1.16%) Trustwave
10 1 (1.16%) Mitel
10 1 (1.16%) Northgate
10 1 (1.16%) Civica
10 1 (1.16%) Google
10 1 (1.16%) Sage
10 1 (1.16%) Avaya
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