Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 82 101
Rank change year-on-year +21 +19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 27 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.85% 0.84% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.43% 4.91% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 0
Sheffield median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% - -
South Yorkshire median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -2.38% -2.33% -10.97%

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 175 163 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 18.48% 17.07% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 159 138 213
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,625 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +7.14%

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 22 April 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 26 (96.30%) Office 365
3 25 (92.59%) Windows 10
3 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (92.59%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
5 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
6 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (51.85%) SLA
6 14 (51.85%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (40.74%) MCSA
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (37.04%) LAN
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
10 8 (29.63%) VMware
10 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
11 6 (22.22%) Nimble Storage
11 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco
11 6 (22.22%) SAN
11 6 (22.22%) EMC
11 6 (22.22%) Citrix
12 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
12 4 (14.81%) SCCM

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 25 (92.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (96.30%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
1 14 (51.85%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) LAN
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 6 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Remote Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PC Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PC Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 25 (92.59%) Windows 10
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) MCSA
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) EMC
3 6 (22.22%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds