The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.14% 4.96% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.09% 21.29% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 9
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 155 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.78% 23.31% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 126 70
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
4 27 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
6 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (51.11%) Windows XP
8 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
9 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (35.56%) Cisco
10 16 (35.56%) Manufacturing
11 15 (33.33%) VMware
11 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 15 (33.33%) MS Office
12 14 (31.11%) DHCP
13 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (24.44%) Windows 8
14 11 (24.44%) IT Asset Management
14 11 (24.44%) HND
14 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
14 11 (24.44%) Asset Management
14 11 (24.44%) Life Science
14 11 (24.44%) Time Management
15 9 (20.00%) Degree
16 8 (17.78%) LAN
16 8 (17.78%) SQL
16 8 (17.78%) SAN
16 8 (17.78%) WAN
16 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) Moodle
3 3 (6.67%) SugarCRM
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.44%) MFGPRO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (31.11%) DHCP
3 8 (17.78%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) SAN
3 8 (17.78%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (6.67%) DNS
5 3 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.44%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 16 (35.56%) Manufacturing
2 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Support Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) IT Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) IT Support
5 7 (15.56%) Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Support Technician
7 5 (11.11%) IT Administrator
7 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (8.89%) Help Desk Support Technician
8 4 (8.89%) Senior IT Support
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Server Support
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Life Science
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.44%) AS400
4 2 (4.44%) iSeries
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
4 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (51.11%) Windows XP
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (24.44%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.67%) Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.67%) Windows NT
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.22%) MVS
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
10 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Asset Management
1 11 (24.44%) IT Asset Management
1 11 (24.44%) Time Management
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) CRM
4 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Coaching
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Line Management
5 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) ITSM
6 1 (2.22%) People Management
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) VBA
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) HND
2 9 (20.00%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.44%) HP Fortify
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (13.33%) Dell
4 6 (13.33%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) NetApp
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) SAP
6 3 (6.67%) Tandberg
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.44%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Finjan
8 1 (2.22%) Progress
8 1 (2.22%) Sophos
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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