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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 5.13% 10.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
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
20 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 25.64% 51.47% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 9
Average salary £29,500 £29,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 August 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Migration
3 15 (83.33%) VMware
4 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (72.22%) Fat Client
5 13 (72.22%) SCCM
5 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
5 13 (72.22%) Strategic Planning
5 13 (72.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (72.22%) Degree
5 13 (72.22%) Project Management
5 13 (72.22%) Military
5 13 (72.22%) Asset Management
5 13 (72.22%) Data Management
5 13 (72.22%) Chip and PIN
5 13 (72.22%) Thin Client
5 13 (72.22%) MS Visio
5 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 13 (72.22%) MS Project
5 13 (72.22%) HND
5 13 (72.22%) Windows 8
5 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (61.11%) Electronics
7 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (44.44%) Firewall
8 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
8 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 8 (44.44%) Cisco
9 7 (38.89%) NetApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Project
1 13 (72.22%) MS Visio
1 13 (72.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (72.22%) Military
2 11 (61.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Storage Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) IT Support
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Server Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Chip and PIN
1 13 (72.22%) Thin Client
1 13 (72.22%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows 8
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Migration
2 13 (72.22%) Project Management
2 13 (72.22%) Asset Management
2 13 (72.22%) Data Management
2 13 (72.22%) Strategic Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) HND
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Websense
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) IronPort