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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.61% 7.05% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.76% 26.51% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 9
Average salary £28,250 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.52% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £32,750 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
66 83 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 25.68% 26.60% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 78 48
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) DNS
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) WAN
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) MCSE
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) MCP
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) PBX
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Technical Support
3 8 (36.36%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCP
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Telerik
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL