The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 9.88% 21.95% 21.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 50.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 37.04% 43.90% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 7
Average salary £21,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Doncaster

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Siemens
4 5 (50.00%) Sage
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Military
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Electronics
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Military
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) HND
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Siemens
2 5 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco