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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 117 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 3.18% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 14.13% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 62 58
Median salary £23,000 £35,000 £32,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,250 £41,500
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
435 460 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.43% 22.48% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 339 422 357
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 27 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (66.15%) Windows Server
3 38 (58.46%) Active Directory
4 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
7 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 18 (27.69%) SQL
9 16 (24.62%) SLA
9 16 (24.62%) Firewall
10 15 (23.08%) VMware
10 15 (23.08%) Unix
10 15 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 15 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 13 (20.00%) MS Office
12 12 (18.46%) WAN
12 12 (18.46%) LAN
12 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.46%) Clustering
12 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
12 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (16.92%) Windows 10
13 11 (16.92%) SAP Implementation
13 11 (16.92%) SAP Basis
13 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
13 11 (16.92%) SAP
13 11 (16.92%) DB2
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle

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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.92%) NetWeaver
4 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (9.23%) IIS
6 6 (9.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Office
2 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.15%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) Firewall
2 12 (18.46%) LAN
2 12 (18.46%) WAN
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
4 8 (12.31%) DHCP
5 7 (10.77%) SAN
5 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.23%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (9.23%) Wireless
7 5 (7.69%) MPLS
7 5 (7.69%) Skype
8 4 (6.15%) NAS
8 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.15%) VoIP
8 4 (6.15%) WLAN
8 4 (6.15%) xDSL
9 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.62%) VPN
10 2 (3.08%) IPv4
10 2 (3.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (16.92%) DB2
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Consultant
2 14 (21.54%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) IT Support
4 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Trainee
7 5 (7.69%) Trainee IT Support
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Server Support
9 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) DOM
3 1 (1.54%) EDI
3 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) HTML5
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) JSON
3 1 (1.54%) LINQ
3 1 (1.54%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (66.15%) Windows Server
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (43.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (23.08%) Unix
5 15 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
7 11 (16.92%) Windows 10
7 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.15%) Linux
9 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.08%) Android
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) SAP Implementation
2 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
2 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing
2 7 (10.77%) Web Testing
3 5 (7.69%) ITIL
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
4 4 (6.15%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (6.15%) Presales
4 4 (6.15%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.08%) Project Management
6 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
7 1 (1.54%) Security Auditing
7 1 (1.54%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) Tcl
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) ISEB
1 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) MCSA
5 1 (1.54%) MOS
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (58.46%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.38%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) XenApp
5 4 (6.15%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.15%) XenServer
6 3 (4.62%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.08%) VMware
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 11 (16.92%) SAP
4 9 (13.85%) Citrix
4 9 (13.85%) HP
4 9 (13.85%) NetApp
5 7 (10.77%) Dell
6 6 (9.23%) SonicWALL
7 4 (6.15%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (6.15%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (4.62%) Apple
9 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.08%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.08%) Veeam
10 1 (1.54%) Altova
10 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
10 1 (1.54%) Veritas
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