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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 183 191
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 41 51 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.90% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.51% 3.93% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 50
Median salary £24,000 £24,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.03% -13.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £39,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1167 1298 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.73% 23.01% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1071 1386
Median salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
West Yorkshire -1 23 £28,000 +21.73% 2
East Yorkshire -8 8 £22,000 -12.00%
North Yorkshire +7 4 £23,500 -66.42% 2
Windows 8
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (89.06%) Active Directory
3 48 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 40 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (60.94%) Windows 7
5 39 (60.94%) Windows Server
6 28 (43.75%) DNS
7 27 (42.19%) Windows XP
7 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (39.06%) DHCP
9 24 (37.50%) VoIP
9 24 (37.50%) ITIL
9 24 (37.50%) Office 365
10 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
11 18 (28.13%) Cisco
11 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
12 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
12 17 (26.56%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (25.00%) VMware
13 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
15 14 (21.88%) Firewall
15 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (20.31%) Internet
16 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
16 13 (20.31%) VLAN
17 12 (18.75%) ERP
17 12 (18.75%) N-Tier
17 12 (18.75%) Kalman Filter

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.25%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) DNS
2 25 (39.06%) DHCP
3 24 (37.50%) VoIP
4 14 (21.88%) Firewall
5 13 (20.31%) Internet
5 13 (20.31%) VLAN
6 8 (12.50%) Skype
7 5 (7.81%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.69%) VPN
9 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.13%) Wireless
10 1 (1.56%) Broadband
10 1 (1.56%) HTTP
10 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.56%) LAN
10 1 (1.56%) MPLS
10 1 (1.56%) SMTP
10 1 (1.56%) SSL
10 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.56%) gulp
1 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Support Engineer
2 31 (48.44%) IT Support
3 24 (37.50%) IT Engineer
4 23 (35.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior IT Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior IT Support
5 14 (21.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) 1st Line Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) Analyst
7 9 (14.06%) Desktop Support
8 7 (10.94%) IT Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
1 1 (1.56%) CSS3
1 1 (1.56%) EDI
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) HTML5
1 1 (1.56%) JSON
1 1 (1.56%) REST
1 1 (1.56%) SOAP
1 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.56%) WCF
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.75%) N-Tier
3 10 (15.63%) Replication
4 3 (4.69%) CMDB
4 3 (4.69%) Handset
4 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 40 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (60.94%) Windows 7
4 39 (60.94%) Windows Server
5 27 (42.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (42.19%) Windows XP
6 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.69%) Android
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.13%) Linux
10 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) ITIL
2 17 (26.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (18.75%) ERP
3 12 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (7.81%) ITSM
5 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.25%) Time Management
7 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) Case Management
8 2 (3.13%) Change Management
8 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.13%) Service Management
9 1 (1.56%) Analytics
9 1 (1.56%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (1.56%) Hardware Maintenance
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) MCSA
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (89.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
4 11 (17.19%) vSphere
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.56%) Firmware
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.13%) DameWare
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) Cisco
3 16 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (15.63%) MobileIron
4 10 (15.63%) Veeam
5 9 (14.06%) Avaya
6 4 (6.25%) Apple
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (4.69%) Remedy
7 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
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