The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 16.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 19.35% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 16
Average salary - £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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 30 July 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) PDA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat