The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.70% 3.14% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 15.69% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 15
Average salary £23,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.80% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.91% 20.04% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 86 90
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derbyshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 8 £22,000 -32.30%
Chesterfield -4 1 £23,500 +4.44%
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
7 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (34.38%) DNS
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (25.00%) DHCP
11 8 (25.00%) Firewall
12 7 (21.88%) Linux
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
13 6 (18.75%) LAN
13 6 (18.75%) SLA
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (15.63%) WAN
14 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
14 5 (15.63%) ITIL
14 5 (15.63%) MCSE
14 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
14 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (15.63%) Office 365

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Lync
6 1 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) DHCP
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) Softswitch
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) WLAN
7 1 (3.13%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Support
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) COM+
2 1 (3.13%) DCOM
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.88%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.13%) UNIX
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.13%) Server Building
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
5 1 (3.13%) MVC
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) VB
2 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (3.13%) VB6
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) MCP
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Veeam
5 2 (6.25%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) CommVault
6 1 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Telerik
6 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL