The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 205 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 44 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 0
Average salary £28,000 £18,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -26.13%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1889 1287 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.30% 24.28% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1024 1080
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 8
England

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 22 July 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 22 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
West Yorkshire -19 19 £28,000 +14.28% 4
South Yorkshire +13 18 £35,000 +89.18% 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £20,000 - 1
East Yorkshire -7 2 £24,500 +28.94%
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (71.82%) Windows 7
3 74 (67.27%) Microsoft
4 68 (61.82%) Active Directory
5 64 (58.18%) MS Excel
6 56 (50.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (35.45%) Hyper-V
9 38 (34.55%) VMware
9 38 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (30.91%) MS Office
11 28 (25.45%) SQL Server
11 28 (25.45%) SCCM
12 27 (24.55%) Windows XP
13 23 (20.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (20.91%) Degree
14 22 (20.00%) SQL
15 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (18.18%) ITIL
16 20 (18.18%) Firewall
17 19 (17.27%) SLA
18 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
18 18 (16.36%) DNS
19 17 (15.45%) Linux
19 17 (15.45%) Citrix
20 16 (14.55%) Cisco
21 15 (13.64%) Project Management
22 14 (12.73%) MS Visio
22 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
22 14 (12.73%) Thin Client

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.55%) Lync
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.82%) IIS
7 2 (1.82%) Apache
7 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 64 (58.18%) MS Excel
2 34 (30.91%) MS Office
3 14 (12.73%) MS Visio
4 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (11.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Office 365
2 6 (5.45%) SaaS
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) Firewall
2 18 (16.36%) DNS
3 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.09%) DHCP
5 8 (7.27%) VPN
6 4 (3.64%) LAN
6 4 (3.64%) Internet
6 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.64%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.73%) MPLS
7 3 (2.73%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.73%) SMTP
7 3 (2.73%) SSL
8 2 (1.82%) WAN
9 1 (0.91%) VoIP
9 1 (0.91%) SAN
9 1 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.45%) MySQL
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.91%) QlikView
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (11.82%) Military
2 11 (10.00%) Electronics
3 9 (8.18%) Finance
3 9 (8.18%) Legal
4 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) IT Support
2 21 (19.09%) Analyst
3 18 (16.36%) Support Engineer
4 17 (15.45%) Support Analyst
5 15 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (11.82%) IT Support Technician
6 13 (11.82%) Desktop Support
6 13 (11.82%) Support Technician
7 10 (9.09%) Architect
8 9 (8.18%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (8.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (6.36%) Consultant
10 6 (5.45%) Tester
10 6 (5.45%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.45%) Performance Tester
10 6 (5.45%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (5.45%) .NET
2 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.45%) XML
2 6 (5.45%) WinForms
2 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Thin Client
1 14 (12.73%) Fat Client
2 13 (11.82%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (8.18%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) DTV
5 6 (5.45%) NHS
6 3 (2.73%) iPhone
6 3 (2.73%) iPad
7 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.91%) EPoS
8 1 (0.91%) Replication
8 1 (0.91%) Statistics
8 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (71.82%) Windows 7
3 56 (50.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (24.55%) Windows XP
6 23 (20.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (15.45%) Linux
8 9 (8.18%) Android
9 8 (7.27%) Windows Vista
10 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.55%) UNIX
12 4 (3.64%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.18%) ITIL
2 15 (13.64%) Project Management
3 14 (12.73%) Asset Management
3 14 (12.73%) Strategic Planning
4 13 (11.82%) Migration
4 13 (11.82%) Data Management
5 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.18%) Practice Management
7 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
8 6 (5.45%) Performance Testing
8 6 (5.45%) Load Testing
8 6 (5.45%) Scrum
8 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.45%) Test Strategy
8 6 (5.45%) Agile Testing
8 6 (5.45%) Kanban
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps
8 6 (5.45%) MVC
8 6 (5.45%) OO
8 6 (5.45%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (7.27%) Java
3 7 (6.36%) C#
4 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.73%) C
6 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.82%) HND
4 10 (9.09%) MCSE
4 10 (9.09%) MCITP
5 6 (5.45%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.45%) ISEB
6 4 (3.64%) CCA
6 4 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.64%) CCEE
7 3 (2.73%) MCP
7 3 (2.73%) MCTS
7 3 (2.73%) CCNA
7 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.91%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 68 (61.82%) Active Directory
2 39 (35.45%) Hyper-V
3 38 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (8.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (5.45%) vSphere
6 5 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.64%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (25.45%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.73%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.82%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 74 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.55%) VMware
3 17 (15.45%) Citrix
4 16 (14.55%) Cisco
5 12 (10.91%) Remedy
5 12 (10.91%) ServiceNow
6 8 (7.27%) Oracle
6 8 (7.27%) Adobe
7 7 (6.36%) NetApp
8 3 (2.73%) Apple
8 3 (2.73%) AppSense
8 3 (2.73%) Pega
9 2 (1.82%) Veeam
9 2 (1.82%) Symantec
9 2 (1.82%) HP
10 1 (0.91%) Dell
10 1 (0.91%) IBM
10 1 (0.91%) Avaya
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £9.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent on level of experience
Posted: 27 days ago