The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 196 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 53 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.88% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 0
Average salary £28,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
Windows 8
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1838 1310 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.54% 24.74% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1051 1216
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 £21,000 £21,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Yorkshire region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -20 24 £26,500 +39.47% 13
South Yorkshire +5 23 £36,000 +94.59%
North Yorkshire - 5 £20,000 -
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows 7
3 77 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 65 (58.04%) MS Excel
5 61 (54.46%) Active Directory
6 45 (40.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (38.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (35.71%) VMware
9 39 (34.82%) Hyper-V
9 39 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (30.36%) MS Office
11 30 (26.79%) Windows XP
12 27 (24.11%) SCCM
13 26 (23.21%) Degree
14 23 (20.54%) SQL
15 22 (19.64%) SQL Server
15 22 (19.64%) Linux
16 21 (18.75%) ITIL
16 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (17.86%) Citrix
18 18 (16.07%) Office 365
18 18 (16.07%) Project Management
19 17 (15.18%) SLA
19 17 (15.18%) MS Visio
20 16 (14.29%) Cisco
20 16 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
21 15 (13.39%) Asset Management
21 15 (13.39%) ServiceNow
21 15 (13.39%) DNS
21 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.57%) Lync
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.79%) IIS
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) Site Server
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 65 (58.04%) MS Excel
2 34 (30.36%) MS Office
3 17 (15.18%) MS Visio
4 15 (13.39%) MS Project
5 13 (11.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.07%) Office 365
2 6 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) DNS
1 15 (13.39%) Firewall
2 14 (12.50%) VPN
3 11 (9.82%) DHCP
4 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.36%) LAN
5 6 (5.36%) Internet
5 6 (5.36%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.46%) WAN
7 3 (2.68%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.68%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.68%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.68%) VoIP
8 2 (1.79%) Broadband
8 2 (1.79%) VLAN
9 1 (0.89%) Network Security
9 1 (0.89%) NAS
9 1 (0.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (11.61%) Military
2 11 (9.82%) Electronics
3 10 (8.93%) Legal
4 7 (6.25%) Finance
5 6 (5.36%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (20.54%) Analyst
2 19 (16.96%) IT Support
3 17 (15.18%) Support Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.71%) Architect
5 12 (10.71%) Desktop Support
6 11 (9.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.04%) Desktop Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Service Manager
8 8 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Performance Tester
9 6 (5.36%) Tester
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.36%) Applications Architect
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.36%) .NET
2 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.36%) XML
2 6 (5.36%) WinForms
2 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.68%) HTML
4 2 (1.79%) HTML5
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 14 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 13 (11.61%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.04%) Client/Server
4 8 (7.14%) NHS
5 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.36%) DTV
7 3 (2.68%) iPhone
8 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.89%) Statistics
9 1 (0.89%) Replication
9 1 (0.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows 7
3 45 (40.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (38.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (26.79%) Windows XP
6 22 (19.64%) Linux
7 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.71%) Android
9 8 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 8 (7.14%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.57%) UNIX
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.79%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.75%) ITIL
2 18 (16.07%) Project Management
3 16 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 15 (13.39%) Asset Management
5 13 (11.61%) Data Management
5 13 (11.61%) Migration
6 10 (8.93%) Practice Management
6 10 (8.93%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.36%) OO
9 6 (5.36%) DSDM
9 6 (5.36%) MVC
9 6 (5.36%) Scrum
9 6 (5.36%) Agile Testing
9 6 (5.36%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.36%) DevOps
9 6 (5.36%) Kanban
9 6 (5.36%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.54%) SQL
2 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.25%) C#
4 5 (4.46%) Java
5 3 (2.68%) C
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.89%) VBScript
7 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Degree
2 13 (11.61%) HND
3 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.25%) MCITP
4 7 (6.25%) MCSE
5 6 (5.36%) ISEB
5 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.57%) CCNA
6 4 (3.57%) CCA
6 4 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.57%) CCEE
6 4 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.68%) MCTS
8 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.89%) VCAP
9 1 (0.89%) CCIA
9 1 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.18%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 61 (54.46%) Active Directory
2 39 (34.82%) Hyper-V
2 39 (34.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.36%) vSphere
5 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.46%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (24.11%) SCCM
2 6 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.68%) SCOM
3 3 (2.68%) AppDNA
3 3 (2.68%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 40 (35.71%) VMware
3 20 (17.86%) Citrix
4 16 (14.29%) Cisco
5 15 (13.39%) ServiceNow
6 14 (12.50%) Remedy
7 9 (8.04%) NetApp
8 8 (7.14%) Oracle
9 5 (4.46%) Adobe
10 4 (3.57%) Apple
10 4 (3.57%) Veeam
10 4 (3.57%) Pega
11 3 (2.68%) AppSense
11 3 (2.68%) IBM
12 2 (1.79%) HP
12 2 (1.79%) Symantec
12 2 (1.79%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.79%) Mitel
13 1 (0.89%) Avaya
13 1 (0.89%) Dell
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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