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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 136 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 64 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.34% 0.87% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% 3.18% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
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
1302 1164 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.35% 27.35% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 853 746
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Bradford +19 22 £35,000 -30.00%
Wakefield +5 18 £27,500 -51.75%
Leeds -7 17 £22,500 -35.71% 9
Pontefract - 3 £26,500 -
Halifax - 2 £23,750 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
3 65 (59.63%) Windows 7
4 63 (57.80%) Active Directory
5 53 (48.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (45.87%) Windows XP
7 49 (44.95%) ITIL
8 43 (39.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (35.78%) MS Excel
10 35 (32.11%) Citrix
10 35 (32.11%) VMware
11 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
12 26 (23.85%) SLA
13 25 (22.94%) DHCP
14 24 (22.02%) PowerShell
14 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (21.10%) Problem Management
15 23 (21.10%) Finance
16 22 (20.18%) Microsoft App-V
17 21 (19.27%) DNS
17 21 (19.27%) MS Office
17 21 (19.27%) SCCM
18 19 (17.43%) Migration
18 19 (17.43%) LAN
19 17 (15.60%) Apple
20 16 (14.68%) SAN
20 16 (14.68%) Service Delivery
20 16 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (11.93%) Office 365
22 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.92%) Site Server
Applications
1 39 (35.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (19.27%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.83%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.94%) DHCP
2 21 (19.27%) DNS
3 19 (17.43%) LAN
4 16 (14.68%) SAN
5 11 (10.09%) VoIP
6 10 (9.17%) Internet
7 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.34%) Firewall
8 8 (7.34%) VPN
8 8 (7.34%) WAN
9 7 (6.42%) Wireless
10 5 (4.59%) Intranet
11 4 (3.67%) VLAN
12 2 (1.83%) NAS
13 1 (0.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (2.75%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Team Leader
2 28 (25.69%) IT Support
3 25 (22.94%) Support Team Leader
4 20 (18.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (16.51%) Analyst
5 18 (16.51%) Desktop Team Leader
6 15 (13.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 14 (12.84%) Support Engineer
8 11 (10.09%) Desktop Support
8 11 (10.09%) Support Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (10.09%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 7 (6.42%) Support Technician
9 7 (6.42%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) IT Support Technician
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.50%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Installation Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) HTML
1 3 (2.75%) HTML5
1 3 (2.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) iPhone
4 6 (5.50%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.75%) NHS
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.83%) CCTV
8 1 (0.92%) DTV
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (59.63%) Windows 7
3 53 (48.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (45.87%) Windows XP
5 43 (39.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.26%) Windows Vista
8 6 (5.50%) Linux
9 5 (4.59%) Windows 2000
9 5 (4.59%) Android
10 4 (3.67%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (3.67%) Windows NT
11 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.95%) ITIL
2 23 (21.10%) Problem Management
3 19 (17.43%) Migration
4 16 (14.68%) Service Delivery
5 12 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.26%) Process Management
6 9 (8.26%) Line Management
7 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.50%) Project Management
8 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.59%) Coaching
9 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.75%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.75%) Operations Management
9 3 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.75%) UX Design
10 2 (1.83%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.83%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (1.83%) Data Security
10 2 (1.83%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.26%) MCSE
3 7 (6.42%) MCITP
4 6 (5.50%) MCSA
5 3 (2.75%) CCNA
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.75%) Degree
5 3 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.85%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (57.80%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (14.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (10.09%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.42%) XenApp
6 3 (2.75%) vSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (19.27%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) WSUS
3 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.83%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 73 (66.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.11%) Citrix
2 35 (32.11%) VMware
3 17 (15.60%) Apple
4 11 (10.09%) MobileIron
5 7 (6.42%) HP
6 6 (5.50%) Dell
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle
7 3 (2.75%) Sophos
8 2 (1.83%) Veeam
8 2 (1.83%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
9 1 (0.92%) SAP
9 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
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Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
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RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 17 days ago