Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 77 94
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.47% 1.09% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 5.12% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Sheffield median annual salary £20,500 £23,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.77% -39.74% -37.60%
10th Percentile £16,750 £19,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £31,000 £26,850 £43,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £19,750 £21,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -8.14% -41.10% -41.60%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 204 215 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.94% 21.31% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 174 191 280
Sheffield median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,363 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.08% -7.14% +2.94%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Sheffield

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 12 (100.00%) Office 365
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PC Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) Nimble Storage