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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.18% 3.85% 4.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.93% 14.12% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,630 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
67 85 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 28.03% 27.24% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 65
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (20.00%) SSH
9 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.00%) Ajax
9 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 5 (20.00%) nginx
9 5 (20.00%) OAuth
9 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (20.00%) CakePHP
9 5 (20.00%) PHP5
9 5 (20.00%) Aptana Studio
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.00%) Fireworks
1 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) SSH
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Aptana Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) OAuth
2 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) Ajax
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) OOP
2 5 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Security
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) PHP5
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.00%) DameWare
1 2 (8.00%) WSUS
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Adobe
4 3 (12.00%) Intel
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
5 2 (8.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) IBM