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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.94% 3.13% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 13.51% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 6
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £32,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £38,500
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
63 74 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.59% 23.13% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 51
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £32,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.67%) Office 365
9 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) MCSE
9 4 (16.67%) DHCP
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.50%) VPN
10 3 (12.50%) SLA
10 3 (12.50%) LAN
10 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
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
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
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 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) MCP
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 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 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Veeam
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Telerik
4 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix