The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 5.66% 13.46% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 38.89% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 22.64% 34.62% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,700 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis