The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 63 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 139 130 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.68% 4.04% 4.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.21% 13.84% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 106 122 133
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
914 939 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.21% 29.19% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 779 811 862
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 48 £24,000 -40.00%
Leicestershire -10 36 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Nottinghamshire -24 27 £34,000 -4.56% 4
Derbyshire -14 19 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Lincolnshire +12 6 £32,500 +19.26% 7
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (66.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 138 (50.92%) Microsoft
4 118 (43.54%) Active Directory
5 109 (40.22%) SQL
6 104 (38.38%) MS Exchange
7 92 (33.95%) VMware
8 89 (32.84%) SQL Server
9 86 (31.73%) Windows XP
10 81 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 77 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 67 (24.72%) MS Excel
13 66 (24.35%) DNS
14 65 (23.99%) TCP/IP
15 64 (23.62%) Degree
15 64 (23.62%) Windows 7
16 61 (22.51%) Citrix
17 60 (22.14%) Windows Vista
18 58 (21.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 56 (20.66%) Exchange Server 2010
20 55 (20.30%) MS Office
20 55 (20.30%) Exchange Server 2007
21 49 (18.08%) MCSE
22 48 (17.71%) DHCP
23 45 (16.61%) Hyper-V
24 43 (15.87%) ITIL
25 39 (14.39%) .NET
25 39 (14.39%) IIS
25 39 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
25 39 (14.39%) Automated Testing

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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
1 104 (38.38%) MS Exchange
2 56 (20.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (20.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (14.39%) IIS
5 36 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (11.81%) SharePoint
7 28 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (7.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (6.27%) Lync
10 9 (3.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.74%) JRun
13 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.37%) CMS
13 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 67 (24.72%) MS Excel
2 55 (20.30%) MS Office
3 8 (2.95%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Line 500
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.80%) Office 365
2 8 (2.95%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (24.35%) DNS
2 65 (23.99%) TCP/IP
3 48 (17.71%) DHCP
4 30 (11.07%) SAN
5 25 (9.23%) LAN
5 25 (9.23%) WAN
6 24 (8.86%) Firewall
7 17 (6.27%) Internet
8 16 (5.90%) VPN
9 13 (4.80%) SMTP
10 10 (3.69%) Wireless
11 8 (2.95%) IP Telephony
11 8 (2.95%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (2.95%) BGP
11 8 (2.95%) SSL
12 7 (2.58%) LDAP
12 7 (2.58%) VLAN
12 7 (2.58%) NetScaler
12 7 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.85%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.74%) DB2
8 2 (0.74%) MySQL
8 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (10.33%) Finance
2 7 (2.58%) Aerospace
2 7 (2.58%) Retail
3 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.11%) Banking
4 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.74%) Advertising
5 2 (0.74%) Local Government
6 1 (0.37%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (17.34%) Analyst
2 36 (13.28%) Support Engineer
3 28 (10.33%) Developer
4 24 (8.86%) Support Analyst
4 24 (8.86%) Test Engineer
5 23 (8.49%) Consultant
6 22 (8.12%) Systems Engineer
7 19 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (7.01%) IT Support
8 15 (5.54%) Tester
8 15 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (4.80%) Systems Support
10 10 (3.69%) VMware Consultant
10 10 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (3.69%) Systems Support Engineer
11 9 (3.32%) Service Analyst
11 9 (3.32%) Field Engineer
11 9 (3.32%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (3.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.39%) .NET
2 25 (9.23%) XML
3 23 (8.49%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.49%) HTML
4 17 (6.27%) jQuery
5 16 (5.90%) CSS
6 14 (5.17%) Ajax
7 12 (4.43%) WCF
8 10 (3.69%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.69%) Web Services
9 9 (3.32%) XSL
9 9 (3.32%) Silverlight
10 4 (1.48%) Middleware
10 4 (1.48%) X-Windows
11 3 (1.11%) XHTML
11 3 (1.11%) XSLT
11 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (1.11%) RESTful
12 2 (0.74%) JSON
12 2 (0.74%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.39%) Mobile App
2 26 (9.59%) Clustering
3 24 (8.86%) Biometrics
3 24 (8.86%) Smartcard
4 15 (5.54%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.58%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.58%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.58%) FlexPod
6 6 (2.21%) Replication
7 5 (1.85%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.48%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.48%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.48%) iPhone
8 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.11%) Life Science
9 3 (1.11%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.74%) Xbox
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 181 (66.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (31.73%) Windows XP
4 81 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (23.62%) Windows 7
6 60 (22.14%) Windows Vista
7 31 (11.44%) Linux
8 16 (5.90%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.69%) UNIX
9 10 (3.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (2.58%) Android
11 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.11%) CentOS
12 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) SUSE
13 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.87%) ITIL
2 39 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (14.39%) Automated Testing
3 24 (8.86%) Identity Management
3 24 (8.86%) Cyber Security
4 19 (7.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (5.90%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.54%) Software Testing
6 15 (5.54%) Manual Testing
7 14 (5.17%) Web Development
8 13 (4.80%) Project Management
9 12 (4.43%) Software Engineering
9 12 (4.43%) Migration
10 10 (3.69%) Web Design
10 10 (3.69%) Change Management
10 10 (3.69%) Data Protection
11 9 (3.32%) Web Accessibility
11 9 (3.32%) Service Delivery
12 8 (2.95%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (2.58%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (40.22%) SQL
2 35 (12.92%) C#
3 20 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.54%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.80%) VB
6 11 (4.06%) VBScript
7 6 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.85%) C++
9 4 (1.48%) Java
10 2 (0.74%) COBOL
10 2 (0.74%) PHP
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) C
11 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (23.62%) Degree
3 49 (18.08%) MCSE
4 39 (14.39%) MCITP
5 25 (9.23%) MCP
6 21 (7.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (5.90%) MCSA
7 16 (5.90%) CCNA
8 14 (5.17%) Security Cleared
9 13 (4.80%) MCTS
10 12 (4.43%) SC Cleared
11 11 (4.06%) VCAP
12 9 (3.32%) NCDA
13 8 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.95%) CCNP
14 7 (2.58%) CCA
14 7 (2.58%) NCIE
14 7 (2.58%) VTSP
14 7 (2.58%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.86%) ISO 9001
1 24 (8.86%) TickIT
2 13 (4.80%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (43.54%) Active Directory
2 58 (21.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.61%) Hyper-V
4 27 (9.96%) XenApp
4 27 (9.96%) vSphere
5 15 (5.54%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.69%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.58%) ISA Server
8 6 (2.21%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.21%) XenServer
9 5 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.85%) UAG
10 4 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.11%) NFS
11 3 (1.11%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.37%) IAG
13 1 (0.37%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 27 (9.96%) SCCM
2 15 (5.54%) SCOM
3 12 (4.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (4.06%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.58%) WSUS
6 5 (1.85%) SCOrch
6 5 (1.85%) SCSM
7 4 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.48%) DameWare
8 3 (1.11%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.74%) MOM
9 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.37%) Cacti
10 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.37%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 138 (50.92%) Microsoft
2 92 (33.95%) VMware
3 61 (22.51%) Citrix
4 34 (12.55%) Cisco
5 29 (10.70%) NetApp
6 19 (7.01%) HP
7 17 (6.27%) Symantec
8 10 (3.69%) Dell
9 6 (2.21%) SAP
10 5 (1.85%) Oracle
10 5 (1.85%) Sophos
10 5 (1.85%) Altiris
11 4 (1.48%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.48%) EMC
11 4 (1.48%) IBM
11 4 (1.48%) Veeam
12 3 (1.11%) Avaya
12 3 (1.11%) Juniper
12 3 (1.11%) Remedy
12 3 (1.11%) Sage
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