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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 173 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 84 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 0.70% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.80% 2.72% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 60 44 14
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
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
1749 1875 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.50% 25.67% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1393 1109
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +26 63 £28,625 +14.50% 10
South Yorkshire +1 8 £24,150 -
East Yorkshire 0 8 £32,500 +62.50% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £23,000 - 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (66.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (64.24%) Windows 7
4 80 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 79 (47.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (44.24%) Microsoft
6 73 (44.24%) MS Excel
7 69 (41.82%) VMware
8 61 (36.97%) DHCP
9 59 (35.76%) Citrix
10 58 (35.15%) DNS
11 57 (34.55%) ITIL
12 54 (32.73%) Windows XP
13 51 (30.91%) Service Delivery
14 50 (30.30%) SLA
15 48 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 42 (25.45%) MS Office
17 37 (22.42%) MS Exchange
17 37 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (16.36%) LAN
19 26 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (15.76%) Migration
20 25 (15.15%) TCP/IP
21 24 (14.55%) Apple
22 22 (13.33%) Problem Management
23 19 (11.52%) SAN
23 19 (11.52%) SCCM
24 16 (9.70%) Finance
25 15 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
25 15 (9.09%) WAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 37 (22.42%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.42%) IIS
5 4 (2.42%) Lync
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 73 (44.24%) MS Excel
2 42 (25.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.21%) MS Project
4 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (36.97%) DHCP
2 58 (35.15%) DNS
3 27 (16.36%) LAN
4 25 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.52%) SAN
6 15 (9.09%) WAN
7 12 (7.27%) Wireless
8 11 (6.67%) Firewall
8 11 (6.67%) VoIP
9 10 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.85%) VPN
10 8 (4.85%) Internet
11 6 (3.64%) Intranet
12 3 (1.82%) VLAN
12 3 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.21%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.21%) NAS
14 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.82%) MS Access
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.21%) MySQL
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (0.61%) MSI
1 1 (0.61%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (9.70%) Finance
2 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Advertising
4 5 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Electronics
6 2 (1.21%) Back Office
6 2 (1.21%) Military
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 32 (19.39%) Team Leader
3 31 (18.79%) Analyst
4 28 (16.97%) Senior Support Engineer
5 27 (16.36%) Support Team Leader
6 26 (15.76%) IT Support
7 23 (13.94%) Desktop Team Leader
8 21 (12.73%) Senior Network Manager
8 21 (12.73%) Support Manager
8 21 (12.73%) Network Manager
8 21 (12.73%) Senior Manager
9 19 (11.52%) Support Analyst
9 19 (11.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (9.70%) Desktop Support
11 15 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (7.88%) Technical Support
14 12 (7.27%) Help Desk Team Lead
14 12 (7.27%) Desktop Support Team Leader
15 10 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.42%) .NET
2 2 (1.21%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.61%) HTML
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.64%) iPhone
3 6 (3.64%) iPad
4 5 (3.03%) Replication
5 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) CCTV
6 2 (1.21%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (66.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (64.24%) Windows 7
4 79 (47.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (32.73%) Windows XP
6 37 (22.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.06%) Linux
8 8 (4.85%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.64%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.82%) Android
11 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.21%) UNIX
12 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.55%) ITIL
2 51 (30.91%) Service Delivery
3 26 (15.76%) Migration
4 22 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 14 (8.48%) Line Management
6 13 (7.88%) Process Management
7 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.24%) Coaching
9 7 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.64%) Project Management
11 4 (2.42%) Six Sigma
12 3 (1.82%) CRM
12 3 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (1.82%) Incident Management
13 2 (1.21%) Operations Management
13 2 (1.21%) Workflow
13 2 (1.21%) Logistics
13 2 (1.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.09%) SQL
2 12 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.82%) C#
3 3 (1.82%) VB
3 3 (1.82%) VBA
4 2 (1.21%) VBScript
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) Uniface
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.67%) MCSA
3 9 (5.45%) MCP
4 7 (4.24%) MCSE
5 4 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (2.42%) MCITP
5 4 (2.42%) CCNA
5 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.82%) Degree
7 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.21%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 48 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (4.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.64%) vSphere
6 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.82%) XenApp
7 3 (1.82%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.21%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) SCCM
2 5 (3.03%) WSUS
3 2 (1.21%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.61%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.61%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 73 (44.24%) Microsoft
2 69 (41.82%) VMware
3 59 (35.76%) Citrix
4 24 (14.55%) Apple
5 11 (6.67%) Cisco
5 11 (6.67%) MobileIron
6 9 (5.45%) HP
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle
8 6 (3.64%) Dell
9 3 (1.82%) Sophos
9 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.82%) Veeam
10 2 (1.21%) Meraki
10 2 (1.21%) NetApp
10 2 (1.21%) SAP
11 1 (0.61%) IBM
11 1 (0.61%) Adobe
11 1 (0.61%) Novell
11 1 (0.61%) Avaya
11 1 (0.61%) CommVault
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