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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.26% 5.59% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.20% 23.33% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 13
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £46,500
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
99 90 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.11% 23.94% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 128
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 3 September 2014.

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 3 September 2014. 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 -11 16 £30,000 -7.69%
Chesterfield -9 1 £22,500 -65.38%
Matlock - 1 £34,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
4 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
4 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 23 (51.11%) VMware
5 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
6 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (31.11%) Cisco
8 13 (28.89%) Citrix
8 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
9 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (26.67%) NetApp
9 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.67%) MS Office
9 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (24.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
10 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (24.44%) vSphere
11 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
12 9 (20.00%) DNS
12 9 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (20.00%) VCAP
13 8 (17.78%) NCDA
13 8 (17.78%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (17.78%) IIS
5 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) DHCP
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (15.56%) SAN
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) OSPF
7 1 (2.22%) BGP
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) FlexPod Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Field Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) SCCM Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (4.44%) RESTful
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.56%) FlexPod
3 5 (11.11%) Clustering
4 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Replication
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.89%) Data Security
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) ETL
4 2 (4.44%) Time Management
4 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) VB
4 3 (6.67%) VBScript
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (20.00%) VCAP
4 8 (17.78%) NCDA
5 7 (15.56%) NCIE
5 7 (15.56%) VCDX
5 7 (15.56%) VTSP
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.33%) MCSE
7 5 (11.11%) MCITP
8 4 (8.89%) MCTS
9 2 (4.44%) Degree
9 2 (4.44%) CCNA
9 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.44%) CCEE
10 1 (2.22%) CCAA
10 1 (2.22%) CCIA
10 1 (2.22%) VCP5
10 1 (2.22%) HND
10 1 (2.22%) CCDA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 11 (24.44%) vSphere
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.89%) XenApp
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.44%) UAG
7 1 (2.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
2 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.89%) DameWare
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) MOM
4 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) VMware
3 14 (31.11%) Cisco
4 13 (28.89%) Citrix
5 12 (26.67%) NetApp
6 6 (13.33%) Symantec
7 4 (8.89%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) Sophos
8 3 (6.67%) Remedy
9 2 (4.44%) Dell
9 2 (4.44%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle
10 1 (2.22%) IBM
10 1 (2.22%) Sage
10 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.22%) Veeam
10 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.22%) F5