The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.58% 8.01% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.86% 29.07% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £28,250 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.52% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
Windows Server 2008
Derbyshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 86 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 25.44% 27.56% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 44
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,200 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derby region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (17.39%) SSH
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Ajax
9 4 (17.39%) PHP5
9 4 (17.39%) JSON
9 4 (17.39%) CakePHP
9 4 (17.39%) nginx
9 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) Fireworks
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) SSH
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Aptana Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Technical Support
3 8 (34.78%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) IT Support
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
7 2 (8.70%) Network Support
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) OAuth
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) CakePHP
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) OOP
2 4 (17.39%) OO
2 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) PHP5
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.04%) MCP
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Intel
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Telerik
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds