The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 165 177 155
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 19 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.57% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.54% 2.62% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 47
Median salary £23,000 £22,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -21.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 748 954 1260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.75% 21.64% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 655 772 1019
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in West Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in West Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 11 £21,500 +2.38%
Bradford +4 3 £22,000 +10.00%
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Halifax - 2 £21,500 - 1
Windows 8
Yorkshire

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows 7
3 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
5 21 (55.26%) MS Office
5 21 (55.26%) ITIL
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
7 17 (44.74%) SLA
8 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (36.84%) Windows 10
10 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
11 10 (26.32%) Office 365
12 9 (23.68%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
14 7 (18.42%) DHCP
14 7 (18.42%) Avaya
15 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
15 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
16 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
16 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (13.16%) Degree
16 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
17 4 (10.53%) VMware
17 4 (10.53%) Apple
17 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
17 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
18 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
18 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (55.26%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.89%) MPLS
4 3 (7.89%) Skype
4 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) HTTP
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.63%) gulp
1 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Swedish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) IT Support
4 9 (23.68%) Deskside Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Deskside Support
4 9 (23.68%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
6 5 (13.16%) IT Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) CSS3
1 1 (2.63%) EDI
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) HTML5
1 1 (2.63%) JSON
1 1 (2.63%) REST
1 1 (2.63%) SOAP
1 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.63%) WCF
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Handset
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows 7
3 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (7.89%) Android
9 3 (7.89%) Windows Phone
10 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.89%) ITSM
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Case Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) BDD
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) Microservices
5 1 (2.63%) SOLID
5 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) C#
1 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) DameWare
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Avaya
3 4 (10.53%) Apple
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Remedy
4 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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