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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 173 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 78 61 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.82% 3.07% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 11
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
1617 1986 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.96% 26.80% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1505 1112
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +38 56 £27,500 -1.78% 15
South Yorkshire -12 11 £39,000 +41.81% 3
North Yorkshire +15 8 £27,500 -38.88%
East Yorkshire -1 5 £32,500 +54.76% 2
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
2 115 (66.09%) Windows 7
3 110 (63.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (51.72%) Active Directory
5 84 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 83 (47.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 75 (43.10%) MS Excel
8 72 (41.38%) VMware
9 66 (37.93%) Windows XP
10 62 (35.63%) Citrix
11 59 (33.91%) ITIL
12 56 (32.18%) SLA
13 49 (28.16%) DHCP
14 48 (27.59%) MS Office
15 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 42 (24.14%) Service Delivery
16 42 (24.14%) DNS
17 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
18 34 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (17.24%) LAN
20 26 (14.94%) TCP/IP
20 26 (14.94%) Migration
21 24 (13.79%) Problem Management
22 21 (12.07%) Finance
22 21 (12.07%) SCCM
23 20 (11.49%) SAN
23 20 (11.49%) Apple
24 19 (10.92%) SQL
24 19 (10.92%) SQL Server

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.75%) IIS
5 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.30%) Lync
7 3 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 48 (27.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.57%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) Office 365
2 2 (1.15%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (28.16%) DHCP
2 42 (24.14%) DNS
3 30 (17.24%) LAN
4 26 (14.94%) TCP/IP
5 20 (11.49%) SAN
6 18 (10.34%) WAN
7 16 (9.20%) Wireless
8 13 (7.47%) Internet
8 13 (7.47%) Firewall
9 12 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (6.32%) VoIP
11 10 (5.75%) VPN
12 6 (3.45%) Intranet
13 5 (2.87%) NAS
14 4 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (1.72%) VLAN
15 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
16 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) MS Access
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.72%) MSI
2 3 (1.72%) AdminStudio
General
1 21 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.45%) Retail
3 5 (2.87%) Back Office
4 4 (2.30%) Advertising
5 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (23.56%) Analyst
2 36 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 31 (17.82%) Team Leader
4 30 (17.24%) IT Support
5 26 (14.94%) Support Team Leader
6 22 (12.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (12.64%) Support Analyst
6 22 (12.64%) Desktop Team Leader
7 20 (11.49%) Senior Support Engineer
8 16 (9.20%) Support Manager
8 16 (9.20%) Network Manager
8 16 (9.20%) Senior Network Manager
8 16 (9.20%) Senior Manager
9 15 (8.62%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (7.47%) Technical Support
11 13 (7.47%) Desktop Support
12 11 (6.32%) Desktop Support Team Leader
12 11 (6.32%) Windows Server Engineer
12 11 (6.32%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.45%) .NET
2 5 (2.87%) HTML
2 5 (2.87%) CSS
3 4 (2.30%) Application Packaging
4 3 (1.72%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.57%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.57%) Ajax
5 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.57%) WCF
5 1 (0.57%) WPF
5 1 (0.57%) LINQ
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.57%) HTML5
5 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.57%) WinRT
5 1 (0.57%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (3.45%) Replication
2 6 (3.45%) iPhone
2 6 (3.45%) iPad
3 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) RIA
6 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.57%) DTV
6 1 (0.57%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (66.09%) Windows 7
3 110 (63.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (47.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (37.93%) Windows XP
6 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (10.34%) Linux
8 5 (2.87%) UNIX
8 5 (2.87%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.72%) Android
10 3 (1.72%) Solaris
10 3 (1.72%) SUSE
10 3 (1.72%) Debian
10 3 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.57%) AIX
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.91%) ITIL
2 42 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 26 (14.94%) Migration
4 24 (13.79%) Problem Management
5 14 (8.05%) Line Management
6 13 (7.47%) Process Management
7 10 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.02%) Coaching
10 5 (2.87%) Six Sigma
11 4 (2.30%) CRM
11 4 (2.30%) Business Analysis
12 3 (1.72%) Incident Management
12 3 (1.72%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (1.72%) E-Commerce
12 3 (1.72%) Project Management
13 2 (1.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.92%) SQL
2 18 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.60%) VB
4 7 (4.02%) VBScript
5 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.30%) C++
6 4 (2.30%) Java
6 4 (2.30%) Python
6 4 (2.30%) Uniface
7 3 (1.72%) C#
7 3 (1.72%) PHP
8 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.57%) VBA
9 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.47%) MCSA
3 9 (5.17%) MCSE
4 7 (4.02%) MCP
5 6 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.30%) CCNA
7 4 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.72%) MCITP
9 2 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (32.18%) SLA
2 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 45 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.47%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (5.17%) vSphere
5 5 (2.87%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.72%) vCloud
7 3 (1.72%) XenApp
7 3 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (12.07%) SCCM
2 4 (2.30%) WSUS
3 3 (1.72%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.15%) SCOM
4 2 (1.15%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 84 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 72 (41.38%) VMware
3 62 (35.63%) Citrix
4 20 (11.49%) Apple
5 15 (8.62%) Cisco
6 11 (6.32%) Oracle
6 11 (6.32%) HP
6 11 (6.32%) MobileIron
7 8 (4.60%) Dell
8 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.45%) Veeam
10 4 (2.30%) Northgate
11 3 (1.72%) Novell
11 3 (1.72%) Sophos
12 2 (1.15%) SAP
12 2 (1.15%) Meraki
13 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.57%) Becrypt
13 1 (0.57%) Google
13 1 (0.57%) ProCurve
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