The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 185 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 24 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.085% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.80% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 0
Average salary £28,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -31.57%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1330 837 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.31% 23.66% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 670 638
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

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 July 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 11 July 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
Leeds -28 18 £28,000 +19.14% 2
Bradford - 2 £26,500 -
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
3 42 (67.74%) MS Excel
4 41 (66.13%) Windows 7
5 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
7 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
9 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
10 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (29.03%) VMware
11 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
11 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (25.81%) MS Office
12 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
13 15 (24.19%) SCCM
14 14 (22.58%) Firewall
14 14 (22.58%) SLA
15 13 (20.97%) Citrix
15 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (16.13%) DHCP
17 9 (14.52%) Android
17 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
17 9 (14.52%) DNS
17 9 (14.52%) Office 365
18 8 (12.90%) Adobe
18 8 (12.90%) VPN
18 8 (12.90%) Java
18 8 (12.90%) SQL
18 8 (12.90%) Finance

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.45%) Lync
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (67.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (25.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Office 365
2 6 (9.68%) SaaS
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) DHCP
3 9 (14.52%) DNS
4 8 (12.90%) VPN
5 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.45%) LAN
7 3 (4.84%) SMTP
7 3 (4.84%) SSL
7 3 (4.84%) MPLS
7 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.84%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
8 2 (3.23%) WAN
9 1 (1.61%) VoIP
9 1 (1.61%) SAN
9 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Desktop Support
1 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (17.74%) Support Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) IT Support
4 8 (12.90%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Performance Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Tester
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.06%) Support Technician
7 5 (8.06%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (8.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Application Packaging
2 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
2 6 (9.68%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) WinForms
2 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.68%) NHS
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) DTV
4 3 (4.84%) iPhone
4 3 (4.84%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Windows 7
3 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
6 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.52%) Android
8 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.23%) Linux
11 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) OO
2 6 (9.68%) DSDM
2 6 (9.68%) MVC
2 6 (9.68%) Scrum
2 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
2 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
2 6 (9.68%) Load Testing
2 6 (9.68%) Kanban
2 6 (9.68%) Test Strategy
2 6 (9.68%) Agile Testing
2 6 (9.68%) DevOps
3 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
3 3 (4.84%) Change Management
3 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.61%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.84%) C
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
2 7 (11.29%) MCITP
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 6 (9.68%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) CCNA
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) VCAP
5 1 (1.61%) CCEE
5 1 (1.61%) CCIA
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) CCA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.03%) VMware
3 13 (20.97%) Citrix
4 8 (12.90%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec
6 2 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) Avaya
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent on level of experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Octari Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago