Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 228 259
Rank change year-on-year -7 +31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 31 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 3.09% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 50
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -13.46%
10th Percentile £18,000 £18,200 £17,200
90th Percentile £31,750 £36,750 £44,125
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1443 1521 2235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.12% 19.96% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1304 1834
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 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
Bradford +7 14 £27,500 +17.02%
Leeds -14 9 £26,000 +4.00% 3
Pontefract - 6 £28,500 -
Wakefield +2 2 £28,250 +71.21%
Windows 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (83.87%) Windows 10
4 26 (83.87%) DNS
5 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (74.19%) DHCP
6 23 (74.19%) VoIP
7 21 (67.74%) Windows XP
8 17 (54.84%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (35.48%) VMware
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco
10 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (32.26%) Skype
10 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (32.26%) vSphere
11 9 (29.03%) Office 365
11 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
11 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
11 9 (29.03%) ERP
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 8 (25.81%) Project Management
12 8 (25.81%) Replication
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.81%) Veeam
12 8 (25.81%) VLAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring 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 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) DNS
2 23 (74.19%) DHCP
2 23 (74.19%) VoIP
3 10 (32.26%) Skype
4 9 (29.03%) Firewall
5 8 (25.81%) VLAN
6 7 (22.58%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (19.35%) Internet
8 3 (9.68%) MPLS
9 2 (6.45%) LAN
9 2 (6.45%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) WAN
10 1 (3.23%) Intranet
10 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Support Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) IT Support
3 16 (51.61%) Senior Support Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) IT Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) IT Support Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Senior IT Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Senior IT Support
5 9 (29.03%) Analyst
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Support Engineer
6 8 (25.81%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 7 (22.58%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (22.58%) Desktop Support
7 7 (22.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
8 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing Engineer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior Desktop Support
8 5 (16.13%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Handset
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (83.87%) Windows 10
5 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (67.74%) Windows XP
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.68%) Android
9 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Phone
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
10 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) ERP
4 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.45%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) HOOD
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Hardware Maintenance
8 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) vSphere
4 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) DameWare
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Veeam
4 6 (19.35%) MobileIron
5 5 (16.13%) Avaya
6 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) Remedy
6 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) Bomgar
7 1 (3.23%) HP