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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 63 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 115 201 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.66% 5.43% 6.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.69% 20.00% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 180 165
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,275
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
783 1005 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.91% 27.13% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 686 839 724
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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
Leicestershire +7 43 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Nottinghamshire -14 39 £26,000 -10.34% 3
Northamptonshire -27 19 £24,500 -25.19% 2
Derbyshire +6 8 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Lincolnshire +3 6 £20,750 -31.96% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (63.18%) Microsoft
3 124 (51.88%) Active Directory
4 120 (50.21%) SQL Server
5 115 (48.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 113 (47.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 104 (43.51%) VMware
8 80 (33.47%) SQL
9 77 (32.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 71 (29.71%) MS Excel
11 67 (28.03%) MS Exchange
11 67 (28.03%) TCP/IP
12 64 (26.78%) IIS
13 57 (23.85%) Hyper-V
13 57 (23.85%) SCCM
14 55 (23.01%) Windows 7
15 53 (22.18%) Clustering
16 47 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 45 (18.83%) ITIL
18 43 (17.99%) Linux
19 42 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
20 41 (17.15%) HP
20 41 (17.15%) Disaster Recovery
21 40 (16.74%) DNS
21 40 (16.74%) Problem Management
22 39 (16.32%) MS Office
23 38 (15.90%) WAN
24 36 (15.06%) Windows XP
24 36 (15.06%) Dell
25 34 (14.23%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 67 (28.03%) MS Exchange
2 64 (26.78%) IIS
3 25 (10.46%) SharePoint
4 23 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.86%) Lync
7 13 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (3.35%) Apache
10 8 (3.35%) Tomcat
11 5 (2.09%) nginx
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 71 (29.71%) MS Excel
2 39 (16.32%) MS Office
3 6 (2.51%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.09%) Fireworks
4 5 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.86%) Office 365
2 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.67%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (28.03%) TCP/IP
2 40 (16.74%) DNS
3 38 (15.90%) WAN
4 32 (13.39%) LAN
5 31 (12.97%) Firewall
6 25 (10.46%) DHCP
7 24 (10.04%) SAN
8 13 (5.44%) VPN
9 11 (4.60%) VLAN
10 8 (3.35%) Internet
11 6 (2.51%) Wireless
11 6 (2.51%) SSH
12 5 (2.09%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.09%) PBX
13 4 (1.67%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.26%) VoIP
14 3 (1.26%) MPLS
15 2 (0.84%) SSL
15 2 (0.84%) WLAN
15 2 (0.84%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (50.21%) SQL Server
2 47 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (14.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.77%) MySQL
6 7 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.26%) DB2
9 2 (0.84%) MS Access
9 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.84%) DTS
9 2 (0.84%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.84%) DataStage
9 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.84%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Aptana Studio
2 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (10.88%) Finance
2 13 (5.44%) Marketing
3 11 (4.60%) Retail
4 5 (2.09%) Law
5 4 (1.67%) Legal
5 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (20.92%) Systems Engineer
2 35 (14.64%) Analyst
3 33 (13.81%) Support Engineer
4 22 (9.21%) Support Technician
5 20 (8.37%) Support Analyst
6 18 (7.53%) IT Support
7 17 (7.11%) Network Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Applications Support
9 14 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.02%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 12 (5.02%) Consultant
11 11 (4.60%) Developer
11 11 (4.60%) Systems Support
11 11 (4.60%) Administrator
12 10 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (3.77%) Technical Support
13 9 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
13 9 (3.77%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.79%) .NET
2 10 (4.18%) XML
3 7 (2.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.93%) jQuery
4 6 (2.51%) Ajax
4 6 (2.51%) CSS
4 6 (2.51%) HTML
5 5 (2.09%) CakePHP
5 5 (2.09%) Classic ASP
5 5 (2.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.09%) JSON
5 5 (2.09%) OAuth
6 3 (1.26%) Web Services
7 1 (0.42%) XSL
7 1 (0.42%) Middleware
7 1 (0.42%) COM
7 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.18%) Clustering
2 25 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.28%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.28%) Biometrics
3 15 (6.28%) Smartcard
4 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.51%) Replication
4 6 (2.51%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.09%) IVR
6 4 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.26%) Life Science
8 2 (0.84%) iPhone
8 2 (0.84%) VSAM
9 1 (0.42%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 239 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (48.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 113 (47.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (23.01%) Windows 7
5 43 (17.99%) Linux
6 36 (15.06%) Windows XP
7 29 (12.13%) Windows Vista
8 27 (11.30%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 11 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.60%) SUSE
11 6 (2.51%) UNIX
12 5 (2.09%) Windows NT
12 5 (2.09%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.09%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.42%) CentOS
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.83%) ITIL
2 41 (17.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (16.74%) Problem Management
4 27 (11.30%) Data Protection
4 27 (11.30%) Incident Management
5 26 (10.88%) Change Management
6 18 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (6.69%) Identity Management
8 15 (6.28%) Automated Testing
8 15 (6.28%) Cyber Security
9 13 (5.44%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (5.44%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.18%) CRM
11 8 (3.35%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.35%) Project Management
12 7 (2.93%) Software Testing
12 7 (2.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (2.51%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.09%) Service Management
14 5 (2.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (33.47%) SQL
2 29 (12.13%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.60%) C#
4 9 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.35%) VB
5 8 (3.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.09%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.09%) Python
6 5 (2.09%) PHP5
6 5 (2.09%) PHP
6 5 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.67%) C++
7 4 (1.67%) Java
7 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.26%) VBScript
9 2 (0.84%) C
9 2 (0.84%) COBOL
9 2 (0.84%) JCL
10 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (13.81%) Degree
3 17 (7.11%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.69%) MCP
5 15 (6.28%) MCSE
6 14 (5.86%) MCITP
7 13 (5.44%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.77%) CCNA
10 7 (2.93%) MCSA
10 7 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.51%) MCTS
12 5 (2.09%) CCA
12 5 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.09%) CCEA
12 5 (2.09%) CCEE
12 5 (2.09%) CCIA
13 4 (1.67%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.67%) CISSP
13 4 (1.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.28%) ISO 9001
1 15 (6.28%) TickIT
2 14 (5.86%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (5.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 124 (51.88%) Active Directory
2 77 (32.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (23.85%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.37%) vSphere
5 15 (6.28%) Firmware
5 15 (6.28%) VMware ESX
6 11 (4.60%) XenApp
6 11 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (2.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.93%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.09%) XenServer
10 4 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.67%) vCloud
11 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.84%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 57 (23.85%) SCCM
2 25 (10.46%) SCOM
3 9 (3.77%) WSUS
4 7 (2.93%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.09%) SCDPM
5 5 (2.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (2.09%) XenMobile
6 4 (1.67%) SCSM
7 3 (1.26%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.84%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 151 (63.18%) Microsoft
2 104 (43.51%) VMware
3 41 (17.15%) HP
4 36 (15.06%) Dell
5 33 (13.81%) Cisco
6 26 (10.88%) Altiris
7 19 (7.95%) IBM
8 17 (7.11%) Citrix
9 14 (5.86%) Red Hat
10 10 (4.18%) EMC
11 9 (3.77%) NetApp
12 5 (2.09%) Adobe
13 4 (1.67%) Intel
13 4 (1.67%) Oracle
13 4 (1.67%) SAP
13 4 (1.67%) Google
13 4 (1.67%) Sage
14 3 (1.26%) Remedy
14 3 (1.26%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.26%) WatchGuard
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