Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 232 173 260
Rank change year-on-year -59 +87 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 18 7 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.19% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.52% 1.02% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 39
10th Percentile £18,875 £25,750 £21,650
25th Percentile £19,250 £31,000 £23,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £23,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year -38.67% +36.36% +12.24%
75th Percentile £27,875 £41,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £32,250 £43,450 £48,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1,184 686 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.95% 18.88% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 588 1,203
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £35,250 £33,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £51,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,975 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Yorkshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 8 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -38 11 £26,000 -1.89% 3
South Yorkshire -30 7 £23,000 -38.67% 1
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (61.11%) Social Skills
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) AWS
7 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) DNA
8 5 (27.78%) Service Management
8 5 (27.78%) Snow
9 4 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) nginx
9 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (22.22%) HAProxy
9 4 (22.22%) Nagios

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 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) nginx
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Social Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (27.78%) DNA
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Logistics
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HAProxy
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Snow
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Ivanti
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
4 3 (16.67%) SAP