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

Microsoft Windows 8
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 80 108
Rank change year-on-year -3 +28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 15 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.38% 1.82% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.33% 8.56% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 7
South Yorkshire median annual salary £20,500 £21,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -38.24% -9.33%
10th Percentile £16,925 £19,000 £24,700
90th Percentile £31,000 £39,650 £42,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -9.09%

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 237 292 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.82% 21.24% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 212 244 295
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,288 £20,500 £20,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £54,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +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 18 January 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 +7 14 £20,500 -2.38%
Rotherham +5 1 £19,000 -11.63%
Windows 8
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (93.33%) Office 365
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (86.67%) Windows 10
4 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) SLA
7 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) MCSA
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (26.67%) SAN
9 4 (26.67%) EMC
9 4 (26.67%) Citrix
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (26.67%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (13.33%) CCNA
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (6.67%) 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Remote Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PC Build Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (6.67%) ERP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSA
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Nimble Storage