Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 201 239
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 2.52% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 30
Leeds median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -17.86%
10th Percentile £20,400 £20,250 £17,200
90th Percentile £30,350 £37,500 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -13.46%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 971 1109 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.86% 20.59% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 831 942 1386
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,255 £24,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Leeds

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Leeds.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Leeds

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 5 (55.56%) Avaya
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Release Management
7 2 (22.22%) HOOD
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) HOOD
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) DameWare
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Bomgar
4 1 (11.11%) HP