Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 85 106
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 13 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.17% 1.89% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.89% 7.62% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 12
South Yorkshire median annual salary £19,750 £21,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.14% -41.10% -41.60%
10th Percentile £16,750 £18,450 £24,075
90th Percentile £31,000 £46,250 £43,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -9.28% -3.00% -7.41%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 266 341 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.03% 24.84% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 230 281 360
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £19,625 £21,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in South Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 12 £20,500 -12.77%
Rotherham +5 1 £19,000 -11.63%
Windows 8
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) Office 365
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) SLA
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) EMC
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) ERP

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PC Build Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PC Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) ERP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 4 (30.77%) Nimble Storage