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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 178 158 180
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 44 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.86% 0.88% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.20% 3.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 2
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1377 1141 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.81% 27.08% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 890 759
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Bradford +1 16 £30,000 -40.00%
Leeds -12 15 £26,000 -25.71% 4
Wakefield -12 4 £26,500 -47.00% 3
Halifax -2 3 £25,000 +31.57%
Pontefract - 2 £24,500 -
Dewsbury - 2 £19,000 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
3 45 (67.16%) Windows 7
4 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
5 28 (41.79%) Windows XP
6 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
7 22 (32.84%) ITIL
7 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (31.34%) MS Office
9 19 (28.36%) VMware
9 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
11 15 (22.39%) Citrix
11 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
12 14 (20.90%) Office 365
13 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (19.40%) DHCP
14 12 (17.91%) DNS
14 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
16 10 (14.93%) Apple
16 10 (14.93%) Finance
17 9 (13.43%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (13.43%) VPN
17 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (11.94%) LAN
19 7 (10.45%) Windows Vista
19 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
19 7 (10.45%) VoIP
19 7 (10.45%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Site Server
Applications
1 27 (40.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (31.34%) MS Office
3 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.48%) MS Project
5 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) DHCP
2 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 9 (13.43%) VPN
4 8 (11.94%) LAN
5 7 (10.45%) VoIP
5 7 (10.45%) WAN
6 6 (8.96%) SAN
6 6 (8.96%) Internet
7 5 (7.46%) Firewall
8 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.99%) VLAN
9 2 (2.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.49%) QlikView
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (4.48%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Support Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) IT Support
3 10 (14.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Team Leader
6 7 (10.45%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.46%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Installation Technician
9 4 (5.97%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Junior
9 4 (5.97%) Field Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Flex
2 3 (4.48%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) WinForms
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) iPhone
2 6 (8.96%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) NHS
3 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.99%) DTV
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) CCTV
5 1 (1.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Windows 7
3 28 (41.79%) Windows XP
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.45%) Windows Vista
7 7 (10.45%) Linux
8 6 (8.96%) Android
9 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000
10 4 (5.97%) Windows NT
10 4 (5.97%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
11 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.96%) Project Management
3 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.48%) Line Management
5 3 (4.48%) UX Design
6 2 (2.99%) Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.99%) Process Management
6 2 (2.99%) Data Security
6 2 (2.99%) CRM
7 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.49%) OO
7 1 (1.49%) DSDM
7 1 (1.49%) MVC
7 1 (1.49%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.49%) Logistics
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.45%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) MCITP
2 5 (7.46%) MCSE
3 4 (5.97%) MCSA
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.46%) XenApp
6 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.99%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.48%) WSUS
3 2 (2.99%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 10 (14.93%) Apple
5 6 (8.96%) MobileIron
6 3 (4.48%) Sophos
7 2 (2.99%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.99%) Veeam
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.49%) Avaya
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle
8 1 (1.49%) SAP
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