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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 110 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 69 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.51% 3.41% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.65% 16.16% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 64 66
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £26,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £41,750 £50,000
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
416 427 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.50% 21.10% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 322 394 364
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (70.31%) Windows Server
3 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
8 22 (34.38%) SQL
9 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
10 16 (25.00%) VMware
11 15 (23.44%) Windows 8
12 14 (21.88%) Firewall
12 14 (21.88%) Cisco
13 13 (20.31%) SLA
13 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
13 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
13 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
14 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (18.75%) Unix
14 12 (18.75%) LAN
14 12 (18.75%) WAN
14 12 (18.75%) MS Office
14 12 (18.75%) DNS
15 11 (17.19%) DHCP
15 11 (17.19%) Windows XP
15 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (15.63%) Windows 10
16 10 (15.63%) vSphere
16 10 (15.63%) Citrix
17 9 (14.06%) HP

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.06%) Skype for Business
4 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (12.50%) NetWeaver
5 6 (9.38%) IIS
6 4 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.56%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Office 365
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.25%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Firewall
2 12 (18.75%) DNS
2 12 (18.75%) LAN
2 12 (18.75%) WAN
3 11 (17.19%) DHCP
4 7 (10.94%) SAN
4 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (7.81%) MPLS
6 5 (7.81%) Skype
6 5 (7.81%) Wireless
7 4 (6.25%) NAS
7 4 (6.25%) NetScaler
7 4 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP
7 4 (6.25%) WebEx
7 4 (6.25%) WLAN
7 4 (6.25%) xDSL
8 3 (4.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) German Language
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Analyst
1 12 (18.75%) Consultant
2 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) IT Support
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Communications Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Lync Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Trainee
7 4 (6.25%) Trainee IT Support
7 4 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Server Support
9 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) DOM
3 1 (1.56%) EDI
3 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) LINQ
3 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (70.31%) Windows Server
3 39 (60.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (23.44%) Windows 8
6 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
7 12 (18.75%) Unix
8 11 (17.19%) Windows XP
9 10 (15.63%) Windows 10
10 5 (7.81%) Linux
11 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
12 2 (3.13%) Android
12 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) Automated Testing
1 8 (12.50%) ITIL
1 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
1 8 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
1 8 (12.50%) Web Testing
2 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 4 (6.25%) Migration
3 4 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (6.25%) Presales
3 4 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.13%) Project Management
5 2 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) Tcl
2 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISEB
1 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.38%) MCSE
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.81%) MCITP
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) MOS
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (15.63%) vSphere
5 5 (7.81%) XenApp
6 4 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.25%) XenServer
7 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.56%) vCloud
9 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.81%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) Cisco
4 10 (15.63%) Citrix
5 9 (14.06%) HP
5 9 (14.06%) NetApp
6 8 (12.50%) Oracle
6 8 (12.50%) SAP
7 7 (10.94%) Dell
8 6 (9.38%) SonicWALL
9 4 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (6.25%) Apple
9 4 (6.25%) Avaya
9 4 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.13%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.13%) Veeam
11 1 (1.56%) Altova
11 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
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