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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 95 100 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -48
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 35 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.63% 4.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.86% 9.11% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 66
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
318 384 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.99% 17.89% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 273 335 382
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
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 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 22 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (86.08%) Windows Server
3 64 (81.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (65.82%) Active Directory
5 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
6 37 (46.84%) MS Exchange
7 31 (39.24%) VMware
8 29 (36.71%) Hyper-V
9 26 (32.91%) Cisco
9 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (30.38%) Firewall
10 24 (30.38%) Windows 7
11 22 (27.85%) SQL
12 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (22.78%) SAN
14 17 (21.52%) DNS
14 17 (21.52%) DHCP
14 17 (21.52%) Office 365
15 16 (20.25%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.25%) Citrix
15 16 (20.25%) Terminal Services
16 15 (18.99%) Windows 10
16 15 (18.99%) vSphere
16 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2003
17 14 (17.72%) SonicWALL
17 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (17.72%) NetApp
17 14 (17.72%) 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 37 (46.84%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.59%) IIS
6 4 (5.06%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Office
2 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.38%) Firewall
2 18 (22.78%) SAN
3 17 (21.52%) DHCP
3 17 (21.52%) DNS
4 16 (20.25%) Remote Desktop
5 14 (17.72%) IPv4
6 10 (12.66%) VoIP
7 9 (11.39%) LAN
8 6 (7.59%) IPsec
8 6 (7.59%) Network Security
8 6 (7.59%) WAN
9 5 (6.33%) Wireless
10 4 (5.06%) VLAN
11 3 (3.80%) Internet
11 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.80%) Skype
11 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.53%) IPv6
12 2 (2.53%) SNMP
12 2 (2.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) IT Support
3 8 (10.13%) Installations Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Developer
4 6 (7.59%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.59%) SQL BI Developer
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
5 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) IT Support Specialist
6 4 (5.06%) Network Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Driving Licence
2 6 (7.59%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) Fintech
5 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.80%) FMCG
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Handset
7 1 (1.27%) CCTV
7 1 (1.27%) Photography
7 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (86.08%) Windows Server
3 64 (81.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (30.38%) Windows 7
6 15 (18.99%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.86%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.59%) Linux
9 4 (5.06%) Android
9 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.86%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
2 6 (7.59%) ITIL
2 6 (7.59%) Migration
3 5 (6.33%) Change Control
3 5 (6.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (5.06%) CRM
4 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.80%) ERP
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.80%) ITSM
5 3 (3.80%) Service Management
5 3 (3.80%) Software Delivery
6 2 (2.53%) Data Management
6 2 (2.53%) Network Management
6 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.53%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) Perl
3 1 (1.27%) Python
3 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.39%) MCSE
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.33%) MCSA
5 4 (5.06%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.80%) CCNA
6 3 (3.80%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) MCITP
7 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.27%) MCP
8 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (65.82%) Active Directory
2 29 (36.71%) Hyper-V
3 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (20.25%) Terminal Services
5 15 (18.99%) vSphere
6 13 (16.46%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (7.59%) XenApp
8 5 (6.33%) Terminal Server
8 5 (6.33%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) DameWare
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.27%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.24%) VMware
3 26 (32.91%) Cisco
4 16 (20.25%) Citrix
5 14 (17.72%) Dell
5 14 (17.72%) HP
5 14 (17.72%) NetApp
5 14 (17.72%) SonicWALL
6 13 (16.46%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.59%) Cognos
8 5 (6.33%) Veeam
9 4 (5.06%) Lotus
9 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.80%) Apple
11 2 (2.53%) Wyse
12 1 (1.27%) Altiris
12 1 (1.27%) CommVault
12 1 (1.27%) EMC
12 1 (1.27%) NEC
12 1 (1.27%) Sophos
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