Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 226 239
Rank change year-on-year +60 +13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 70 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.14% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.66% 3.07% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 50
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,250 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.76% +16.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £22,500 £17,250 £17,975
90th Percentile £44,125 £35,063 £45,000
England median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,236 1,595 1,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.18% 21.42% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,060 1,287 1,684
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,359 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.90% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,414 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.39% +5.56% -

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +41 45 £28,000 +19.15% 5
North Yorkshire +27 9 £40,000 +90.48% 2
South Yorkshire +18 8 £31,250 +43.02% 2
East Yorkshire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
3 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 36 (51.43%) Windows 10
5 35 (50.00%) Office 365
6 34 (48.57%) Windows 7
6 34 (48.57%) Windows Server
7 30 (42.86%) VMware
8 29 (41.43%) DNS
8 29 (41.43%) Azure
8 29 (41.43%) Hyper-V
8 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (37.14%) DHCP
10 26 (37.14%) Firewall
11 24 (34.29%) ITIL
11 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (30.00%) Citrix
13 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
13 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
13 18 (25.71%) AWS
14 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
14 17 (24.29%) VoIP
14 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 16 (22.86%) SQL
16 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
17 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
17 12 (17.14%) Cisco
17 12 (17.14%) SCCM

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 8 (11.43%) Confluence
1 8 (11.43%) IIS
1 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 8 (11.43%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 35 (50.00%) Office 365
2 29 (41.43%) Azure
3 18 (25.71%) AWS
4 8 (11.43%) GCP
5 7 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (10.00%) SaaS
6 5 (7.14%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) DNS
2 26 (37.14%) DHCP
2 26 (37.14%) Firewall
3 17 (24.29%) VoIP
4 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.29%) LAN
5 10 (14.29%) Wireless
6 8 (11.43%) Skype
6 8 (11.43%) VPN
6 8 (11.43%) WAN
7 7 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (10.00%) SAN
8 6 (8.57%) MPLS
9 5 (7.14%) ISDN
9 5 (7.14%) NGN
9 5 (7.14%) PBX
9 5 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.29%) WLAN
11 2 (2.86%) DSL
11 2 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (11.43%) DB2
2 8 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Android Studio
1 8 (11.43%) Ant
1 8 (11.43%) Eclipse
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.43%) IntelliJ
1 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 8 (11.43%) JIRA
1 8 (11.43%) JUnit
1 8 (11.43%) Maven
1 8 (11.43%) Subversion
1 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
2 9 (12.86%) Retail
3 8 (11.43%) Finance
4 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
6 3 (4.29%) Marketing
7 2 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 17 (24.29%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) IT Support
4 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
6 7 (10.00%) IT Technician
6 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Support Technician
7 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Ajax
1 8 (11.43%) CSS
1 8 (11.43%) CSS3
1 8 (11.43%) Dropwizard
1 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
1 8 (11.43%) HTML5
1 8 (11.43%) J2EE
1 8 (11.43%) JAXB
1 8 (11.43%) JDBC
1 8 (11.43%) JDOM
1 8 (11.43%) JPA
1 8 (11.43%) jQuery
1 8 (11.43%) JSON
1 8 (11.43%) REST
1 8 (11.43%) Spring
1 8 (11.43%) Spring Boot
1 8 (11.43%) Struts
1 8 (11.43%) Web Services
1 8 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) CMDB
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Handset
3 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) iPhone
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (51.43%) Windows 10
3 34 (48.57%) Windows 7
3 34 (48.57%) Windows Server
4 29 (41.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.71%) Android
7 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.43%) Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.43%) API Integration
6 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.43%) Cross-Platform Development
6 8 (11.43%) Defect Management
6 8 (11.43%) DevOps
6 8 (11.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure as Code
6 8 (11.43%) Logistics
6 8 (11.43%) Microservices
6 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 8 (11.43%) Scrum
6 8 (11.43%) SDLC
6 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) Java
2 8 (11.43%) Java 8
2 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.43%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) C++
3 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.86%) CCNA
2 9 (12.86%) CCNP
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.57%) MCSE
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.71%) Master's Degree
6 3 (4.29%) MCSA
7 1 (1.43%) HND
7 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 29 (41.43%) Hyper-V
3 24 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (12.86%) vSphere
5 8 (11.43%) Docker
6 7 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (8.57%) XenApp
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) SCCM
2 10 (14.29%) WSUS
3 4 (5.71%) Nessus
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.86%) VMware
3 21 (30.00%) Citrix
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco
5 10 (14.29%) Veeam
6 9 (12.86%) Dell
7 8 (11.43%) Oracle
8 7 (10.00%) HP
9 6 (8.57%) Mitel
9 6 (8.57%) Remedy
9 6 (8.57%) Siemens
10 3 (4.29%) Apple
10 3 (4.29%) SAP
10 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.29%) Symantec
11 2 (2.86%) Adobe
11 2 (2.86%) Avaya
11 2 (2.86%) ESET
11 2 (2.86%) SOTI
12 1 (1.43%) Centreon