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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 113 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 69 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 3.45% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.08% 15.47% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 66 49
Median salary £22,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £41,750 £43,000
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
421 446 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.82% 22.32% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 321 407 412
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 24 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Windows Server
3 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
4 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
5 31 (46.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (43.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
8 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
9 19 (28.36%) SLA
10 17 (25.37%) Unix
11 16 (23.88%) Firewall
12 15 (22.39%) Clustering
12 15 (22.39%) Hyper-V
13 14 (20.90%) VMware
14 13 (19.40%) SAP Basis
14 13 (19.40%) DB2
14 13 (19.40%) Oracle
14 13 (19.40%) SAP
14 13 (19.40%) MS Office
14 13 (19.40%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (19.40%) NetWeaver
14 13 (19.40%) SAP Implementation
14 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Clustering
15 12 (17.91%) Citrix
15 12 (17.91%) SQL
16 11 (16.42%) WAN
16 11 (16.42%) LAN
16 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
16 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010

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 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.40%) NetWeaver
3 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.45%) IIS
6 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Office 365
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 11 (16.42%) LAN
2 11 (16.42%) WAN
3 9 (13.43%) DNS
4 8 (11.94%) DHCP
5 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.96%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (8.96%) SAN
6 6 (8.96%) Wireless
7 5 (7.46%) MPLS
7 5 (7.46%) Skype
8 4 (5.97%) NAS
8 4 (5.97%) NetScaler
8 4 (5.97%) VoIP
8 4 (5.97%) WLAN
8 4 (5.97%) xDSL
9 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.48%) VPN
10 2 (2.99%) IPv4
10 2 (2.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (19.40%) DB2
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Consultant
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) IT Support
3 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.46%) Trainee
4 5 (7.46%) Trainee IT Support
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) IT Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Server Support
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) DOM
3 1 (1.49%) EDI
3 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) JSON
3 1 (1.49%) LINQ
3 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Windows Server
3 31 (46.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (43.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (25.37%) Unix
6 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
7 10 (14.93%) Windows 8
8 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.45%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.97%) Linux
11 3 (4.48%) Android
11 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (7.46%) ITIL
3 4 (5.97%) CRM
3 4 (5.97%) Migration
3 4 (5.97%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (5.97%) Presales
3 4 (5.97%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
4 3 (4.48%) Manual Testing
4 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
4 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.48%) Web Testing
5 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.99%) ERP
5 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.99%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.99%) Project Management
5 2 (2.99%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C#
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) Tcl
2 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) ISEB
1 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) CCNA
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MOS
3 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.39%) Hyper-V
3 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.43%) vSphere
5 8 (11.94%) XenApp
6 4 (5.97%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.97%) XenServer
7 3 (4.48%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Oracle
3 13 (19.40%) SAP
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix
5 10 (14.93%) Cisco
6 9 (13.43%) HP
6 9 (13.43%) NetApp
7 7 (10.45%) Dell
8 6 (8.96%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.97%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.97%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (4.48%) Apple
11 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.99%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.99%) Veeam
12 1 (1.49%) Altova
12 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.49%) DevExpress
12 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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