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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 195 149 166
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 26 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.38% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.81% 5.03% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 35
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
926 1333 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.19% 27.47% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1081 832
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -2 17 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Wakefield +1 4 £24,500 -10.90%
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Ossett - 3 £24,000 -
Bradford -26 1 £20,000 -41.17% 1
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 35 (59.32%) Windows 7
4 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
5 30 (50.85%) MS Office
6 29 (49.15%) Windows XP
7 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
8 26 (44.07%) VMware
9 24 (40.68%) MS Exchange
9 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
10 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (30.51%) VPN
12 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (27.12%) Citrix
14 14 (23.73%) ITIL
14 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
15 13 (22.03%) SQL
15 13 (22.03%) LAN
15 13 (22.03%) SLA
16 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
17 9 (15.25%) WAN
17 9 (15.25%) Cisco
17 9 (15.25%) DameWare
17 9 (15.25%) MCITP
18 8 (13.56%) MCDST
18 8 (13.56%) Linux
19 7 (11.86%) MCP

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (40.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.08%) IBM Domino
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
5 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (50.85%) MS Office
2 28 (47.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) VPN
2 13 (22.03%) LAN
3 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.25%) WAN
5 7 (11.86%) Firewall
6 5 (8.47%) DNS
6 5 (8.47%) SAN
7 4 (6.78%) DHCP
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security
9 2 (3.39%) Internet
9 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.69%) Broadband
10 1 (1.69%) VoIP
10 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) Firebird
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) Support Analyst
3 21 (35.59%) IT Support
4 14 (23.73%) IT Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (22.03%) IT Support Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Service Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) Support Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Desktop Support
7 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 4 (6.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.78%) iPad
2 4 (6.78%) iPhone
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Windows 7
3 29 (49.15%) Windows XP
4 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
5 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (13.56%) Linux
9 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
10 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.69%) Android
11 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Project Management
2 6 (10.17%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.08%) Internal Audit
4 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
5 2 (3.39%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.39%) ITSM
5 2 (3.39%) Logistics
5 2 (3.39%) Migration
5 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.69%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Ticket Management
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.25%) MCITP
3 8 (13.56%) MCDST
4 7 (11.86%) MCP
5 6 (10.17%) MCSA
6 5 (8.47%) MCSE
7 2 (3.39%) CCIE
7 2 (3.39%) CCNA
7 2 (3.39%) CCNP
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
5 2 (3.39%) vCloud
5 2 (3.39%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) DameWare
2 6 (10.17%) SCCM
3 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.07%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) Symantec
5 6 (10.17%) Veeam
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya
7 3 (5.08%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (5.08%) GFI Software
7 3 (5.08%) HP
7 3 (5.08%) Intel Security
7 3 (5.08%) Kaspersky
7 3 (5.08%) SAP
8 2 (3.39%) Sage
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Plus Bens
Posted: 23 days ago