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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 161 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 89 45 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.22% 0.65% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.88% 2.48% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 11
Average salary £28,875 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
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
1822 1816 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.90% 26.37% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1317 1095
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,500
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 February 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 February 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 +34 71 £30,000 +20.00% 7
East Yorkshire +3 8 - - 2
South Yorkshire +4 7 £24,150 -46.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £23,000 - 6
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 110 (63.22%) Windows 7
3 106 (60.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 83 (47.70%) MS Excel
6 82 (47.13%) Active Directory
7 71 (40.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (39.08%) VMware
9 62 (35.63%) Citrix
9 62 (35.63%) Windows XP
9 62 (35.63%) ITIL
10 59 (33.91%) DHCP
11 56 (32.18%) DNS
12 50 (28.74%) Service Delivery
13 47 (27.01%) SLA
14 46 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 42 (24.14%) MS Office
17 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
18 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (16.67%) Apple
20 28 (16.09%) Microsoft App-V
21 27 (15.52%) Migration
22 26 (14.94%) Problem Management
22 26 (14.94%) LAN
22 26 (14.94%) TCP/IP
23 24 (13.79%) Finance
23 24 (13.79%) SCCM
24 19 (10.92%) SQL
25 18 (10.34%) SAN

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Lync
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 83 (47.70%) MS Excel
2 42 (24.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.87%) MS Project
3 5 (2.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.15%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (33.91%) DHCP
2 56 (32.18%) DNS
3 26 (14.94%) TCP/IP
3 26 (14.94%) LAN
4 18 (10.34%) SAN
5 15 (8.62%) WAN
6 12 (6.90%) Firewall
7 11 (6.32%) Wireless
7 11 (6.32%) VoIP
8 9 (5.17%) VPN
8 9 (5.17%) Internet
8 9 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (3.45%) Intranet
10 3 (1.72%) VLAN
11 2 (1.15%) NAS
11 2 (1.15%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.57%) Network Security
12 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.87%) MS Access
2 5 (2.87%) MySQL
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
General
1 24 (13.79%) Finance
2 9 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.45%) Retail
3 6 (3.45%) Advertising
4 5 (2.87%) Electronics
5 4 (2.30%) Military
6 2 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (23.56%) Support Engineer
2 38 (21.84%) Team Leader
3 37 (21.26%) IT Support
4 33 (18.97%) Support Team Leader
5 27 (15.52%) Senior Support Engineer
6 26 (14.94%) Analyst
7 23 (13.22%) Desktop Team Leader
8 20 (11.49%) Senior Network Manager
8 20 (11.49%) Support Manager
8 20 (11.49%) Network Manager
8 20 (11.49%) Senior Manager
9 17 (9.77%) Support Analyst
9 17 (9.77%) Desktop Support
9 17 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (8.62%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 12 (6.90%) Desktop Support Team Leader
11 12 (6.90%) Help Desk Team Lead
12 11 (6.32%) Technical Support
12 11 (6.32%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.72%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
3 1 (0.57%) LAMP
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.02%) iPhone
3 4 (2.30%) iPad
3 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.30%) Replication
4 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.15%) CCTV
5 2 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 110 (63.22%) Windows 7
3 106 (60.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (40.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (35.63%) Windows XP
6 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.75%) Linux
7 10 (5.75%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.87%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.72%) Windows NT
10 3 (1.72%) Android
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.57%) UNIX
11 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.63%) ITIL
2 50 (28.74%) Service Delivery
3 27 (15.52%) Migration
4 26 (14.94%) Problem Management
5 14 (8.05%) Line Management
6 13 (7.47%) Process Management
7 10 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.60%) Project Management
9 7 (4.02%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.45%) Coaching
11 5 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (2.30%) Six Sigma
12 4 (2.30%) CRM
13 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2
13 3 (1.72%) Incident Management
13 3 (1.72%) Operations Management
14 2 (1.15%) Performance Management
14 2 (1.15%) Mobile Device Management
14 2 (1.15%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.92%) SQL
2 18 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.02%) C#
4 5 (2.87%) VBA
5 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.62%) MCSA
3 12 (6.90%) MCSE
4 11 (6.32%) MCITP
5 8 (4.60%) MCP
6 6 (3.45%) Degree
7 5 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.87%) CCNA
8 4 (2.30%) HND
8 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.15%) CCEE
10 2 (1.15%) MCDST
10 2 (1.15%) MCTS
10 2 (1.15%) CCA
10 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (27.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (47.13%) Active Directory
2 46 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (16.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.75%) XenApp
5 7 (4.02%) vSphere
6 5 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.15%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (13.79%) SCCM
2 4 (2.30%) WSUS
3 2 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.15%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.57%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 68 (39.08%) VMware
3 62 (35.63%) Citrix
4 29 (16.67%) Apple
5 15 (8.62%) MobileIron
6 10 (5.75%) Cisco
7 8 (4.60%) Oracle
7 8 (4.60%) HP
8 6 (3.45%) Dell
9 4 (2.30%) NetApp
10 3 (1.72%) Sophos
11 2 (1.15%) SAP
11 2 (1.15%) Veeam
11 2 (1.15%) Meraki
11 2 (1.15%) AppSense
11 2 (1.15%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.57%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.57%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (0.57%) Pega
12 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: car, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26500 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26500 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Public Sector benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
York
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Goole
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Redcar, Cleveland
QA Limited
Salary: £199.88 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 25 days ago