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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.38% 2.99% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.73% 11.43% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,569 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
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
55 70 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 26.57% 26.12% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 62 54
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 29 January 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) PHP
8 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 5 (25.00%) IIS
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) Classic ASP
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) Fireworks
8 5 (25.00%) Adobe
8 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) nginx
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) SSH
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Aptana Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
2 5 (25.00%) Ajax
2 5 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) OOP
1 5 (25.00%) OO
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) PHP5
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (15.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet