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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 1.89% 2.33% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 7.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £21,500 £21,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 16.98% 32.56% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £25,750 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.95% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) AIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos