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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.08% 3.21% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.58% 10.06% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 22
Average salary £38,500 £44,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,671 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
215 159 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.48% 31.86% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 194 122 149
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
4 48 (48.00%) Citrix
5 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
6 44 (44.00%) VMware
7 41 (41.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (39.00%) ITIL
9 33 (33.00%) Firewall
10 32 (32.00%) HP
10 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (32.00%) XenApp
11 30 (30.00%) SCCM
12 29 (29.00%) Finance
13 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (28.00%) TCP/IP
14 27 (27.00%) MCSE
15 25 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 25 (25.00%) Cisco
16 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
17 23 (23.00%) XenDesktop
18 22 (22.00%) Windows 7
18 22 (22.00%) SAN
19 21 (21.00%) SQL
20 20 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
21 19 (19.00%) Disaster Recovery
21 19 (19.00%) IIS
21 19 (19.00%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 25 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (19.00%) IIS
4 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
5 12 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.00%) Lync
6 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.00%) Firewall
2 28 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 22 (22.00%) SAN
4 19 (19.00%) LAN
4 19 (19.00%) WAN
5 18 (18.00%) Internet
6 12 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 12 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (11.00%) NAS
8 9 (9.00%) NetScaler
8 9 (9.00%) Intranet
9 8 (8.00%) VoIP
9 8 (8.00%) Symposium
10 5 (5.00%) DHCP
10 5 (5.00%) DNS
11 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.00%) Nortel Meridian
11 4 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (3.00%) MPLS
13 2 (2.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MSI
1 4 (4.00%) InstallShield
1 4 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (29.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Local Government
5 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
2 20 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) IT Support
5 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Senior IT Support
7 8 (8.00%) Implementation Specialist
7 8 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Test Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Tester
10 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) Web Services
2 9 (9.00%) XML
3 8 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (7.00%) HTML
5 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.00%) WCF
6 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (4.00%) COM
7 4 (4.00%) Application Packaging
8 2 (2.00%) X-Windows
9 1 (1.00%) CSS
9 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Clustering
2 8 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) AS400
4 1 (1.00%) Replication
4 1 (1.00%) iSeries
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (41.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (22.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.00%) UNIX
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) ITIL
2 19 (19.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (9.00%) Service Management
4 9 (9.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.00%) CRM
5 8 (8.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (6.00%) MVC
6 6 (6.00%) System Testing
7 5 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.00%) Test Planning
7 5 (5.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (4.00%) Software Licensing
8 4 (4.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) VB
2 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.00%) C#
4 5 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (27.00%) MCSE
3 17 (17.00%) MCP
3 17 (17.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (14.00%) CCNA
5 13 (13.00%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (10.00%) CCA
7 6 (6.00%) ISEB
7 6 (6.00%) Degree
7 6 (6.00%) NCDA
8 2 (2.00%) CCEE
8 2 (2.00%) CCAA
8 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.00%) XenApp
3 23 (23.00%) XenDesktop
4 14 (14.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (12.00%) vSphere
6 11 (11.00%) VMware ESX
7 10 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (4.00%) IAG
9 4 (4.00%) UAG
10 3 (3.00%) Terminal Server
10 3 (3.00%) ISA Server
11 2 (2.00%) XenServer
11 2 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.00%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 30 (30.00%) SCCM
2 12 (12.00%) SCOM
3 10 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.00%) WSUS
5 5 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.00%) Cacti
6 4 (4.00%) AppDNA
7 3 (3.00%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.00%) SCSM
8 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 48 (48.00%) Citrix
3 44 (44.00%) VMware
4 32 (32.00%) HP
5 25 (25.00%) Cisco
6 19 (19.00%) EMC
7 18 (18.00%) NetApp
8 9 (9.00%) Siemens
8 9 (9.00%) Mitel
8 9 (9.00%) IBM
9 8 (8.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.00%) Symantec
11 5 (5.00%) Finjan
11 5 (5.00%) CommVault
12 4 (4.00%) Nortel
12 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.00%) Oracle
13 3 (3.00%) Nimsoft
13 3 (3.00%) Spiceworks
14 2 (2.00%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Trinity
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago