Period
to 22 April 2018

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

Microsoft Windows 8
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 106 114
Rank change year-on-year +30 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.19% 0.59% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.89% 2.95% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -2.33% -10.97%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £31,000 £21,750 £23,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £23,750 £22,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -8.33% -12.73%

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 257 271 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.09% 20.04% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 230 229 301
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -5.19% +6.94%

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 22 April 2018. 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 +21 27 £20,500 -2.38% 2
Rotherham - 1 £29,344 - 1
Windows 8
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 26 (92.86%) Office 365
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 10
3 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
3 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
6 14 (50.00%) SLA
6 14 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (39.29%) Firewall
9 11 (39.29%) MCSA
9 11 (39.29%) LAN
9 11 (39.29%) WAN
10 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
10 9 (32.14%) VMware
11 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (25.00%) SAN
12 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco
12 6 (21.43%) EMC
12 6 (21.43%) Citrix
12 6 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (14.29%) SCCM
13 4 (14.29%) SCOM

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 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (92.86%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Remote Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PC Build Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PC Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 10
3 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (3.57%) Email Filtering
2 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (39.29%) MCSA
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
1 4 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 6 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds