The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 10.00% 27.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £29,731 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 10.00% 33.33% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 15
Average salary £29,462 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.96% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dudley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (25.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago