Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 256 275
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 80 82 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.69% 3.50% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 74 61 80
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,000 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% -2.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £18,500 £16,000 £17,200
90th Percentile £31,000 £37,500 £43,525
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - -3.51% -5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2170 2342 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.13% 20.93% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 1995 2655
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -1 32 £27,500 +10.00% 2
South Yorkshire -1 12 £20,500 -4.65%
North Yorkshire +19 11 £25,000 +56.25%
East Yorkshire +2 9 £22,000 -13.73%
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 64 (80.00%) Windows 10
4 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (65.00%) Windows 7
6 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
7 44 (55.00%) Office 365
8 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
10 32 (40.00%) DNS
11 28 (35.00%) VoIP
11 28 (35.00%) DHCP
12 27 (33.75%) ITIL
12 27 (33.75%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
13 23 (28.75%) Firewall
14 20 (25.00%) Cisco
15 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
15 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
15 19 (23.75%) VMware
15 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
16 17 (21.25%) N-Tier
17 15 (18.75%) SCCM
17 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
18 14 (17.50%) Citrix
19 12 (15.00%) MCSA
20 11 (13.75%) VLAN

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (55.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.00%) DNS
2 28 (35.00%) DHCP
2 28 (35.00%) VoIP
3 23 (28.75%) Firewall
4 11 (13.75%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (13.75%) VLAN
5 10 (12.50%) Skype
6 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.75%) LAN
7 7 (8.75%) SAN
7 7 (8.75%) WAN
8 6 (7.50%) Internet
8 6 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (6.25%) VPN
10 3 (3.75%) MPLS
11 1 (1.25%) Broadband
11 1 (1.25%) Intranet
11 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Support Engineer
2 25 (31.25%) IT Support
3 17 (21.25%) 1st Line Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) 1st Line Support
3 17 (21.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) IT Engineer
4 16 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 16 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 15 (18.75%) Analyst
6 14 (17.50%) Senior IT Engineer
6 14 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
7 13 (16.25%) Desktop Support
8 12 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 11 (13.75%) Support Analyst
9 11 (13.75%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (13.75%) Windows Support Engineer
10 8 (10.00%) IT Analyst
10 8 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (21.25%) N-Tier
3 8 (10.00%) Replication
4 5 (6.25%) Handset
5 3 (3.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 53 (66.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (65.00%) Windows 7
5 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
6 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
8 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.25%) Android
9 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 5 (6.25%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.75%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.50%) Linux
11 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) ITIL
1 27 (33.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (12.50%) ERP
3 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (10.00%) Project Management
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.25%) Time Management
6 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.75%) CRM
7 3 (3.75%) Line Management
7 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.50%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (2.50%) HOOD
8 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.50%) ITSM
8 2 (2.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.00%) MCSA
3 8 (10.00%) Degree
4 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.50%) CCNA
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.75%) MCITP
6 3 (3.75%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (2.50%) MCP
7 2 (2.50%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) CCNP
8 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) Hyper-V
3 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.50%) vSphere
5 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.75%) WSUS
3 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.25%) DameWare
4 1 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) Cisco
3 19 (23.75%) VMware
4 14 (17.50%) Citrix
5 8 (10.00%) Veeam
6 7 (8.75%) Avaya
7 6 (7.50%) MobileIron
8 5 (6.25%) Apple
8 5 (6.25%) Remedy
8 5 (6.25%) ServiceNow
9 4 (5.00%) EMC
9 4 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (3.75%) Siemens
10 3 (3.75%) Symantec
11 1 (1.25%) Bomgar
11 1 (1.25%) HP