The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Doncaster region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 17.91% 25.84% 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 48.94% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 4
Average salary £30,750 £36,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +89.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £35,100 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £55,000 £23,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 41.79% 52.81% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 9
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +36.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £16,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Doncaster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Doncaster region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Doncaster

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
4 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (75.00%) Degree
5 12 (75.00%) Military
5 12 (75.00%) Electronics
5 12 (75.00%) Chip and PIN
6 11 (68.75%) Strategic Planning
6 11 (68.75%) Windows 8
6 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
7 10 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
7 10 (62.50%) Data Management
7 10 (62.50%) Fat Client
7 10 (62.50%) SCCM
7 10 (62.50%) Thin Client
7 10 (62.50%) Project Management
7 10 (62.50%) Migration
7 10 (62.50%) MS Visio
7 10 (62.50%) SQL
7 10 (62.50%) MS Project
7 10 (62.50%) HND
8 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
9 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
10 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (31.25%) Linux
11 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
11 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (62.50%) MS Visio
1 10 (62.50%) MS Project
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 12 (75.00%) Military
1 12 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Applications Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Chip and PIN
2 10 (62.50%) Fat Client
2 10 (62.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 8
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) AIX
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (12.50%) VMS
7 2 (12.50%) HPUX
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Fedora
7 2 (12.50%) SUSE
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Strategic Planning
2 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 10 (62.50%) Data Management
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Migration
3 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCEE
3 1 (6.25%) CCIA
3 1 (6.25%) VCAP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) IronPort
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
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