Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 202 212
Rank change year-on-year +41 +10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.10% 0.65% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 10
Leeds median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,800 £17,500
90th Percentile £33,250 £28,750 £26,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -12.73% +22.22%

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 571 923 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.39% 19.40% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 496 789 854
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,875 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,354 £65,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%

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 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 10
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Office 365
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) DHCP
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 3 (25.00%) Symantec
8 3 (25.00%) Remedy
8 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) Veeam
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL

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 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 10
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Management
3 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Remedy
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) ESET
3 1 (8.33%) Freshdesk