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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 223 175 222
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +47
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 30 89 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 1.25% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 4.78% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 44
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,830 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%
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
1306 1860 1806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.99% 26.12% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1508 1307
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -36 23 £24,000 -20.00% 4
North Yorkshire +24 5 £22,500 -35.71% 1
South Yorkshire +4 2 £21,500 -10.97%
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) Windows 7
3 47 (63.51%) Microsoft
4 46 (62.16%) Active Directory
5 34 (45.95%) MS Office
5 34 (45.95%) Windows XP
5 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
6 33 (44.59%) VMware
7 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
7 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (39.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
10 18 (24.32%) VPN
11 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (22.97%) ITIL
12 16 (21.62%) LAN
12 16 (21.62%) Citrix
12 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (18.92%) SQL
14 12 (16.22%) Firewall
14 12 (16.22%) WAN
14 12 (16.22%) SLA
14 12 (16.22%) MCITP
15 11 (14.86%) vSphere
15 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
15 11 (14.86%) Cisco
15 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
15 11 (14.86%) Linux
16 9 (12.16%) SCCM

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.05%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.35%) Apache
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (45.95%) MS Office
2 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) VPN
2 16 (21.62%) LAN
3 12 (16.22%) Firewall
3 12 (16.22%) WAN
4 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.11%) DNS
6 5 (6.76%) DHCP
6 5 (6.76%) SAN
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.05%) Network Security
8 2 (2.70%) Internet
8 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.70%) VLAN
8 2 (2.70%) Wireless
9 1 (1.35%) IPsec
9 1 (1.35%) L2TP
9 1 (1.35%) PPTP
9 1 (1.35%) SSL
9 1 (1.35%) VoIP
9 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.35%) Firebird
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Analyst
2 25 (33.78%) IT Support
3 23 (31.08%) Support Analyst
4 18 (24.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (20.27%) IT Analyst
6 14 (18.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 11 (14.86%) Service Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
9 9 (12.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Desktop Support
10 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (9.46%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (9.46%) Technical Support
11 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (6.76%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
12 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
12 5 (6.76%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.76%) iPad
2 5 (6.76%) iPhone
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.70%) Replication
3 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) Windows 7
3 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 34 (45.95%) Windows XP
4 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (14.86%) Linux
8 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.05%) Unix
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.35%) AIX
11 1 (1.35%) Android
11 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.35%) CentOS
11 1 (1.35%) Debian
11 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Project Management
3 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (6.76%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.05%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Internal Audit
5 3 (4.05%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.70%) Logistics
6 2 (2.70%) Migration
6 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.35%) Email Filtering
7 1 (1.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.35%) People Management
7 1 (1.35%) Presales
7 1 (1.35%) Ticket Management
7 1 (1.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) ABAP
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.35%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.35%) VB
4 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.22%) MCITP
3 7 (9.46%) MCDST
3 7 (9.46%) MCSA
4 6 (8.11%) MCP
4 6 (8.11%) MCSE
5 3 (4.05%) CCNA
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) CCIE
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
7 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.35%) Degree
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 46 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.86%) vSphere
4 5 (6.76%) vCloud
5 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) KVM
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) DameWare
3 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (63.51%) Microsoft
2 33 (44.59%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Citrix
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) Symantec
5 6 (8.11%) Veeam
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle
7 3 (4.05%) Avaya
7 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (4.05%) GFI Software
7 3 (4.05%) HP
7 3 (4.05%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.05%) Kaspersky
7 3 (4.05%) SAP
8 2 (2.70%) Sage
9 1 (1.35%) Cognos
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus
9 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.35%) Sophos
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + 26 Days Holiday + Pension
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Plus Bens
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