The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 111 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 3.24% 3.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.25% 17.15% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 68
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
412 344 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.09% 18.88% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 336 305 356
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Birmingham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (72.60%) Windows Server
3 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
5 37 (50.68%) Microsoft
6 34 (46.58%) SQL
7 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
8 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
8 24 (32.88%) VMware
9 20 (27.40%) Cisco
10 18 (24.66%) DNS
11 17 (23.29%) DHCP
11 17 (23.29%) IIS
12 16 (21.92%) LAN
12 16 (21.92%) WAN
12 16 (21.92%) Windows 8
12 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (20.55%) Firewall
14 14 (19.18%) Windows XP
14 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
14 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
15 13 (17.81%) MS Office
16 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
16 12 (16.44%) vSphere
16 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (15.07%) Skype for Business
17 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (15.07%) Windows 10
17 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.29%) IIS
3 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (15.07%) Skype for Business
5 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (8.22%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.74%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
10 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Office
2 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Office 365
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.48%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) DNS
2 17 (23.29%) DHCP
3 16 (21.92%) LAN
3 16 (21.92%) WAN
4 15 (20.55%) Firewall
5 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.96%) SAN
7 7 (9.59%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (9.59%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (8.22%) Unified Communications
8 6 (8.22%) VoIP
8 6 (8.22%) WebEx
9 5 (6.85%) MPLS
9 5 (6.85%) Skype
9 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 4 (5.48%) NAS
10 4 (5.48%) NetScaler
10 4 (5.48%) WLAN
10 4 (5.48%) xDSL
11 3 (4.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Communications Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Lync Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) IT Support
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Developer
9 4 (5.48%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.48%) CSS
2 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
2 4 (5.48%) HTML
2 4 (5.48%) HTML5
2 4 (5.48%) jQuery
2 4 (5.48%) LINQ
2 4 (5.48%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) Ajax
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (4.11%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (4.11%) CSS3
3 3 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (4.11%) NHibernate
3 3 (4.11%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (4.11%) WCF
4 2 (2.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.22%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.85%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (72.60%) Windows Server
3 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (21.92%) Windows 8
6 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
6 14 (19.18%) Windows XP
7 11 (15.07%) Windows 10
8 6 (8.22%) Linux
9 5 (6.85%) Unix
9 5 (6.85%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.74%) Android
10 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.33%) ITIL
2 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
2 8 (10.96%) Manual Testing
2 8 (10.96%) Web Testing
3 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
3 6 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.48%) ETRM
4 4 (5.48%) Migration
4 4 (5.48%) Presales
5 3 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (4.11%) MVC
5 3 (4.11%) Records Management
5 3 (4.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.11%) TDD
6 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.74%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) C#
2 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) Tcl
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) ISEB
1 8 (10.96%) ISTQB
1 8 (10.96%) MCSE
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.59%) MCITP
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
5 1 (1.37%) MOS
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.37%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.44%) vSphere
5 5 (6.85%) XenApp
6 4 (5.48%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.48%) XenServer
7 3 (4.11%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.74%) Firmware
8 2 (2.74%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCOM
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.37%) MOM
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (50.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.88%) VMware
3 20 (27.40%) Cisco
4 10 (13.70%) HP
5 9 (12.33%) Citrix
5 9 (12.33%) NetApp
6 8 (10.96%) Dell
7 7 (9.59%) SonicWALL
8 6 (8.22%) Avaya
9 4 (5.48%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.48%) Apple
9 4 (5.48%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.11%) Telerik
11 2 (2.74%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.74%) Novell
11 2 (2.74%) Veeam
12 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
12 1 (1.37%) Veritas
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