Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 76 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.70% 1.47% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 7.89% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 6
Sheffield median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -42.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £16,750 £19,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £31,000 £22,500 £42,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% -38.24% -9.33%

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 186 190 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 22.55% 18.59% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 165 167 222
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £20,875 £21,000 £23,070
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,500 £57,375
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00% +1.45%

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 18 January 2018, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) MCSA
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) EMC
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
1 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Remote Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) PC Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) PC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCSA
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) Nimble Storage