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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.97% 3.74% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 15.38% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £28,750 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £25,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,500 £45,000
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
69 52 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 22.85% 24.30% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 84
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 16 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derby

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (30.30%) Citrix
7 9 (27.27%) NetApp
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco
7 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 8 (24.24%) vSphere
8 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
8 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
8 8 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (21.21%) VCAP
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.18%) IIS
10 6 (18.18%) MS Office
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.18%) VCDX
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (18.18%) Firewall
10 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) NAS
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) FlexPod Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Support
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Field Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) jQuery
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) RESTful
2 2 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) ETL
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Time Management
2 2 (6.06%) Data Security
3 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) VB
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (21.21%) VCAP
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) VCDX
3 6 (18.18%) NCDA
3 6 (18.18%) NCIE
3 6 (18.18%) VTSP
4 2 (6.06%) CCEE
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CCA
5 1 (3.03%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) CCAA
5 1 (3.03%) CCIA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.06%) SCSM
3 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.06%) DameWare
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Citrix
3 9 (27.27%) NetApp
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.06%) Sophos
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) IBM