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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.91% 4.84% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 21.43% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 8
Average salary £27,500 £46,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.54% +41.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £33,250 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
69 70 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 22.48% 22.58% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 53
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (41.67%) Firewall
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) MCSE
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (16.67%) Office 365
10 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (16.67%) MCP
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) WAN
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
11 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (12.50%) VPN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
7 3 (12.50%) Network Support
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Avaya
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Telerik
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam