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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 0.79% 18.18% 25.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 42.86% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 20
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
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
20 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 15.87% 42.42% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 40
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
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 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 27 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Siemens
4 2 (40.00%) Sage
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) IronPort
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Military

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Websense
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco