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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 76 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 125 126 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.46% 3.31% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.78% 13.32% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 104 122 141
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 £20,000 £23,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
846 946 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.39% 24.89% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 697 841 710
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Nottinghamshire +6 36 £35,000 -9.09% 7
Leicestershire +4 34 £38,500 +1.31%
Northamptonshire +6 28 £23,500 -17.54% 2
Derbyshire +5 21 £31,500 -30.00% 6
Lincolnshire -3 9 £27,000 +12.50% 6
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (67.08%) Microsoft
3 147 (60.49%) Active Directory
4 134 (55.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 130 (53.50%) VMware
6 112 (46.09%) SQL Server
7 90 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 83 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 81 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 79 (32.51%) MS Exchange
10 79 (32.51%) SQL
11 73 (30.04%) Hyper-V
12 69 (28.40%) TCP/IP
13 66 (27.16%) SCCM
14 61 (25.10%) Clustering
15 57 (23.46%) IIS
16 55 (22.63%) HP
17 52 (21.40%) Cisco
18 51 (20.99%) SharePoint
18 51 (20.99%) Linux
19 49 (20.16%) MS Office
19 49 (20.16%) Disaster Recovery
20 48 (19.75%) Windows 7
21 47 (19.34%) Dell
22 46 (18.93%) Microsoft Certification
23 45 (18.52%) Change Management
24 43 (17.70%) Firewall
25 41 (16.87%) Problem Management
26 40 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
27 38 (15.64%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 79 (32.51%) MS Exchange
2 57 (23.46%) IIS
3 51 (20.99%) SharePoint
4 36 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (9.05%) Lync
6 19 (7.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.82%) Apache
10 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 81 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 49 (20.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.11%) Office 365
2 22 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (28.40%) TCP/IP
2 43 (17.70%) Firewall
3 34 (13.99%) LAN
3 34 (13.99%) WAN
4 33 (13.58%) DNS
5 32 (13.17%) SAN
6 19 (7.82%) DHCP
7 11 (4.53%) Wireless
7 11 (4.53%) VPN
8 9 (3.70%) Internet
9 8 (3.29%) VoIP
10 7 (2.88%) PBX
11 6 (2.47%) CTI
11 6 (2.47%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.65%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.82%) WLAN
13 2 (0.82%) SSL
13 2 (0.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (46.09%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.06%) MySQL
6 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.82%) Star Schema
6 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.41%) Hudson
3 1 (0.41%) CppUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (8.64%) Retail
1 21 (8.64%) Finance
2 10 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.88%) Marketing
3 7 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.06%) Back Office
5 3 (1.23%) French Language
5 3 (1.23%) German Language
5 3 (1.23%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.23%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (24.69%) Systems Engineer
2 42 (17.28%) Analyst
3 40 (16.46%) Support Engineer
4 38 (15.64%) Support Analyst
5 31 (12.76%) Support Technician
6 28 (11.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 21 (8.64%) Network Engineer
7 21 (8.64%) Applications Support
7 21 (8.64%) Administrator
8 18 (7.41%) IT Support
8 18 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.00%) Security Engineer
10 14 (5.76%) IT Support Technician
11 13 (5.35%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Security Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.53%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.35%) .NET
2 5 (2.06%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) EDI
3 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.41%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.41%) jQuery
4 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.41%) XSLT
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) COM+
4 1 (0.41%) DCOM
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.10%) Clustering
2 17 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.06%) Biometrics
4 5 (2.06%) Smartcard
5 4 (1.65%) Replication
6 3 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.23%) iSeries
6 3 (1.23%) AS400
6 3 (1.23%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.82%) iPhone
7 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (55.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 90 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (20.99%) Linux
5 48 (19.75%) Windows 7
6 38 (15.64%) Windows 8
7 32 (13.17%) Windows XP
8 12 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.53%) Windows Vista
10 9 (3.70%) UNIX
11 6 (2.47%) SUSE
11 6 (2.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.65%) Solaris
12 4 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.41%) Android
14 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 45 (18.52%) Change Management
3 41 (16.87%) Problem Management
4 35 (14.40%) Incident Management
5 29 (11.93%) Data Protection
6 26 (10.70%) ITIL
7 19 (7.82%) Mentoring
8 15 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.17%) Software Testing
9 13 (5.35%) Project Management
10 11 (4.53%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.12%) Migration
12 9 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.88%) Time Management
13 7 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (2.47%) Information Security
14 6 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (2.47%) Service Management
15 5 (2.06%) Cyber Security
15 5 (2.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.51%) SQL
2 32 (13.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.06%) VB
3 5 (2.06%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.23%) C#
6 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.82%) VBA
6 2 (0.82%) VBScript
6 2 (0.82%) Java
6 2 (0.82%) RPG
6 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.41%) VB6
7 1 (0.41%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (18.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.29%) MCP
3 19 (7.82%) MCSE
4 15 (6.17%) Degree
5 12 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.12%) MCITP
7 8 (3.29%) MCTS
8 7 (2.88%) CCNA
9 6 (2.47%) HND
9 6 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.06%) CCNP
11 4 (1.65%) MCSA
11 4 (1.65%) CISSP
11 4 (1.65%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (1.65%) CEH
11 4 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.65%) VCP5
12 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.05%) PCI DSS
2 21 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.70%) SLA
4 5 (2.06%) TickIT
4 5 (2.06%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.65%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.82%) BS7799
System Software
1 147 (60.49%) Active Directory
2 83 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (30.04%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.82%) vSphere
5 11 (4.53%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.70%) XenApp
6 9 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.29%) Firmware
8 5 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.82%) XenServer
12 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 66 (27.16%) SCCM
2 26 (10.70%) SCOM
3 7 (2.88%) WSUS
4 4 (1.65%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.23%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.23%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.23%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.82%) SCSM
6 2 (0.82%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 163 (67.08%) Microsoft
2 130 (53.50%) VMware
3 55 (22.63%) HP
4 52 (21.40%) Cisco
5 47 (19.34%) Dell
6 29 (11.93%) IBM
6 29 (11.93%) Altiris
7 21 (8.64%) Citrix
8 18 (7.41%) EMC
9 12 (4.94%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.47%) F5
11 5 (2.06%) Veeam
12 4 (1.65%) Sun
13 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.23%) Apple
13 3 (1.23%) Oracle
14 2 (0.82%) Remedy
14 2 (0.82%) Avaya
14 2 (0.82%) NetApp
14 2 (0.82%) Fortinet
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