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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 190 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 63 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 0
Average salary £28,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +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
1857 1349 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.17% 25.51% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1091 1230
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 38 £26,000 +36.84% 7
South Yorkshire - 19 £37,500 - 1
East Yorkshire -5 4 £23,750 +25.00% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (74.38%) Windows 7
3 88 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 65 (53.72%) Active Directory
4 65 (53.72%) MS Excel
5 41 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (32.23%) VMware
8 38 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (29.75%) Hyper-V
10 35 (28.93%) MS Office
11 34 (28.10%) Windows XP
12 28 (23.14%) ITIL
13 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (21.49%) Citrix
15 24 (19.83%) Linux
16 23 (19.01%) SCCM
17 22 (18.18%) Office 365
17 22 (18.18%) Degree
18 21 (17.36%) SQL
19 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
20 17 (14.05%) VPN
21 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
22 15 (12.40%) DNS
22 15 (12.40%) MS Visio
22 15 (12.40%) Cisco
22 15 (12.40%) Project Management
22 15 (12.40%) ServiceNow
22 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
23 14 (11.57%) Microsoft App-V

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.31%) Lync
4 4 (3.31%) Apache
5 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.65%) IIS
6 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Site Server
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 65 (53.72%) MS Excel
2 35 (28.93%) MS Office
3 15 (12.40%) MS Visio
4 13 (10.74%) MS Project
5 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.18%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) VPN
2 15 (12.40%) DNS
3 13 (10.74%) Firewall
4 12 (9.92%) DHCP
5 8 (6.61%) Internet
5 8 (6.61%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.61%) WAN
6 7 (5.79%) LAN
6 7 (5.79%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.48%) VoIP
7 3 (2.48%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.48%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.48%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.65%) Network Security
8 2 (1.65%) VLAN
8 2 (1.65%) Broadband
9 1 (0.83%) SAN
9 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.79%) MySQL
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) MS Access
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.48%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (8.26%) Legal
1 10 (8.26%) Military
2 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Electronics
3 6 (4.96%) Law
4 3 (2.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) IT Support
2 23 (19.01%) Analyst
3 17 (14.05%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.22%) Support Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (10.74%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (9.92%) Architect
7 10 (8.26%) Desktop Support
7 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Service Desk Manager
9 8 (6.61%) Service Manager
9 8 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.96%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.96%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.96%) Technical Support Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Junior
11 5 (4.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 5 (4.13%) .NET
3 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.31%) WinForms
3 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.31%) XML
3 4 (3.31%) HTML
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Flex
4 3 (2.48%) HTML5
5 2 (1.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Client/Server
1 9 (7.44%) Chip and PIN
1 9 (7.44%) Thin Client
1 9 (7.44%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.79%) User Experience
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.79%) NHS
3 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.13%) iPhone
4 4 (3.31%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.31%) DTV
4 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) EPoS
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (74.38%) Windows 7
3 41 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (28.10%) Windows XP
6 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (19.83%) Linux
8 12 (9.92%) Android
9 10 (8.26%) Windows Vista
10 8 (6.61%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.31%) UNIX
11 4 (3.31%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.31%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 15 (12.40%) Project Management
3 12 (9.92%) Asset Management
3 12 (9.92%) Strategic Planning
4 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.26%) Practice Management
5 10 (8.26%) Migration
6 9 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (7.44%) Data Management
7 8 (6.61%) Coaching
8 5 (4.13%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.31%) Kanban
9 4 (3.31%) DevOps
9 4 (3.31%) Line Management
9 4 (3.31%) Test Strategy
9 4 (3.31%) Agile Testing
9 4 (3.31%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.31%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.36%) SQL
2 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.61%) C#
4 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.48%) C
6 2 (1.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) Java
7 1 (0.83%) VBScript
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.09%) MCITP
3 10 (8.26%) HND
3 10 (8.26%) MCSE
4 5 (4.13%) CCA
4 5 (4.13%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.13%) CCNA
4 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.13%) CCEE
5 4 (3.31%) MCTS
5 4 (3.31%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.31%) ISEB
6 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.65%) MCSA
7 2 (1.65%) CCIE
7 2 (1.65%) CCNP
8 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 65 (53.72%) Active Directory
2 38 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (29.75%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.79%) XenApp
5 7 (5.79%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.96%) vSphere
7 5 (4.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (19.01%) SCCM
2 5 (4.13%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.31%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.48%) AppDNA
4 3 (2.48%) SCOM
5 2 (1.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 39 (32.23%) VMware
3 26 (21.49%) Citrix
4 15 (12.40%) Cisco
4 15 (12.40%) ServiceNow
5 14 (11.57%) Remedy
6 8 (6.61%) NetApp
7 7 (5.79%) Oracle
7 7 (5.79%) Apple
8 4 (3.31%) Pega
8 4 (3.31%) AppSense
9 3 (2.48%) IBM
9 3 (2.48%) Veeam
10 2 (1.65%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.65%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.65%) Mitel
10 2 (1.65%) HP
11 1 (0.83%) Symantec
11 1 (0.83%) Avaya
11 1 (0.83%) Dell
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