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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 92 87 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 38 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.84% 2.02% 5.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 10.44% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 84
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,750 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £41,250 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
340 364 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.84% 19.35% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 284 310 435
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 £59,250 £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 23 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 61 (72.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
6 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
7 29 (34.52%) VMware
8 28 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (30.95%) Hyper-V
10 23 (27.38%) Windows 7
10 23 (27.38%) Cisco
10 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
11 22 (26.19%) SQL
11 22 (26.19%) Firewall
12 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (21.43%) Office 365
13 18 (21.43%) DHCP
13 18 (21.43%) DNS
13 18 (21.43%) Citrix
14 16 (19.05%) Terminal Services
14 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
14 16 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (16.67%) SAN
16 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (15.48%) MS Office
16 13 (15.48%) Finance
16 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (14.29%) Driving Licence
18 11 (13.10%) vSphere

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 33 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.33%) IIS
6 5 (5.95%) IBM Notes
7 4 (4.76%) NetWeaver
8 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Office
2 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Office 365
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) Firewall
2 18 (21.43%) DHCP
2 18 (21.43%) DNS
3 16 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
4 14 (16.67%) SAN
5 11 (13.10%) IPv4
6 10 (11.90%) VoIP
7 7 (8.33%) LAN
8 5 (5.95%) Network Security
9 4 (4.76%) VLAN
9 4 (4.76%) WAN
9 4 (4.76%) Wireless
10 3 (3.57%) IPsec
10 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.57%) Skype
10 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.38%) Internet
11 2 (2.38%) IPv6
11 2 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.76%) DB2
5 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) IT Support
3 8 (9.52%) Consultant
3 8 (9.52%) Installations Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) IT Support Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Support Technician
7 4 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 10 (11.90%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) Fintech
4 3 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.57%) FMCG
4 3 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.38%) Handset
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) CCTV
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Photography
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 61 (72.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (27.38%) Windows 7
6 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.14%) Linux
9 5 (5.95%) Android
10 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.76%) Unix
11 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.33%) CRM
2 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 6 (7.14%) ITIL
2 6 (7.14%) Migration
2 6 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (5.95%) Change Control
3 5 (5.95%) ERP
4 4 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.57%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.57%) ITSM
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.57%) Service Management
5 3 (3.57%) Software Delivery
6 2 (2.38%) Data Management
6 2 (2.38%) Network Management
6 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.19%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.19%) Perl
3 1 (1.19%) Python
3 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.71%) MCSE
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.95%) MCSA
5 4 (4.76%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.57%) CCNA
6 3 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) MCP
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 26 (30.95%) Hyper-V
3 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (19.05%) Terminal Services
5 11 (13.10%) vSphere
6 10 (11.90%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (10.71%) XenApp
8 6 (7.14%) Terminal Server
9 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) DameWare
2 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.52%) VMware
3 23 (27.38%) Cisco
4 18 (21.43%) Citrix
5 11 (13.10%) HP
5 11 (13.10%) NetApp
5 11 (13.10%) SonicWALL
6 10 (11.90%) CheckPoint
6 10 (11.90%) Dell
7 6 (7.14%) Cognos
8 5 (5.95%) Lotus
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle
8 5 (5.95%) Veeam
9 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.76%) SAP
10 3 (3.57%) Apple
11 2 (2.38%) Wyse
12 1 (1.19%) Meraki
12 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.19%) Sophos
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