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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 146 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 63 42 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 3.46% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 10
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +47.05%
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
1228 1214 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.97% 23.75% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 937 782
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 35 £26,000 +4.00% 7
Bradford - 11 £30,000 - 2
Huddersfield - 7 £20,000 - 1
Wakefield -4 3 £26,000 - 1
Castleford - 3 £27,500 -
Pontefract - 2 £25,000 - 1
Halifax - 1 £30,000 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 64 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (56.14%) Windows 7
4 55 (48.25%) Windows XP
4 55 (48.25%) ITIL
5 54 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 40 (35.09%) VMware
6 40 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (34.21%) SLA
8 36 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 35 (30.70%) Citrix
10 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
11 28 (24.56%) DHCP
12 26 (22.81%) LAN
12 26 (22.81%) Migration
13 23 (20.18%) Problem Management
14 22 (19.30%) Service Delivery
14 22 (19.30%) MS Office
15 21 (18.42%) DNS
16 20 (17.54%) SCCM
16 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (15.79%) Apple
18 16 (14.04%) Finance
19 15 (13.16%) WAN
20 14 (12.28%) Line Management
20 14 (12.28%) Wireless
21 13 (11.40%) Process Management

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.63%) Lync
7 2 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 22 (19.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.56%) DHCP
2 26 (22.81%) LAN
3 21 (18.42%) DNS
4 15 (13.16%) WAN
5 14 (12.28%) Wireless
6 13 (11.40%) SAN
7 12 (10.53%) Internet
7 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.89%) VoIP
9 8 (7.02%) VPN
9 8 (7.02%) Firewall
10 6 (5.26%) Intranet
11 2 (1.75%) VLAN
11 2 (1.75%) NAS
12 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MSI
1 3 (2.63%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Team Leader
2 30 (26.32%) Analyst
3 26 (22.81%) Support Team Leader
4 25 (21.93%) IT Support
5 22 (19.30%) Desktop Team Leader
6 20 (17.54%) Support Analyst
6 20 (17.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (14.04%) Support Engineer
8 15 (13.16%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 13 (11.40%) Technical Support
9 13 (11.40%) Desktop Support
10 12 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (9.65%) Help Desk Team Lead
11 11 (9.65%) Desktop Support Team Leader
12 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (6.14%) Support Technician
13 7 (6.14%) IT Support Technician
13 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 6 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 6 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) iPad
4 5 (4.39%) iPhone
5 4 (3.51%) Replication
6 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.75%) CCTV
7 2 (1.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 64 (56.14%) Windows 7
3 55 (48.25%) Windows XP
4 40 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.51%) Linux
7 4 (3.51%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.25%) ITIL
2 26 (22.81%) Migration
3 23 (20.18%) Problem Management
4 22 (19.30%) Service Delivery
5 14 (12.28%) Line Management
6 13 (11.40%) Process Management
7 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.14%) Coaching
10 5 (4.39%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.63%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (1.75%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.75%) Operations Management
12 2 (1.75%) Data Security
12 2 (1.75%) Workflow
12 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.40%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.14%) SQL
3 4 (3.51%) VB
4 2 (1.75%) VBScript
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.02%) MCSE
3 6 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (5.26%) MCP
4 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.63%) MCITP
5 3 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.63%) CCNA
5 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (34.21%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.51%) vSphere
7 2 (1.75%) XenApp
7 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (17.54%) SCCM
2 5 (4.39%) WSUS
3 3 (2.63%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.88%) SCOM
5 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 40 (35.09%) VMware
3 35 (30.70%) Citrix
4 18 (15.79%) Apple
5 11 (9.65%) MobileIron
6 8 (7.02%) HP
7 7 (6.14%) Dell
8 6 (5.26%) Cisco
9 4 (3.51%) Veeam
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle
9 4 (3.51%) Sophos
10 3 (2.63%) Novell
11 2 (1.75%) Meraki
12 1 (0.88%) Becrypt
12 1 (0.88%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (0.88%) SAP
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26500 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 22 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago