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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 98 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 74 97 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.33% 3.10% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 12.33% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 167
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £43,000 £45,000
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
866 787 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.26% 25.11% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 642 681 812
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 25 £23,500 -9.61% 5
Northamptonshire +9 21 £24,000 - 4
Leicestershire -26 11 £26,500 -36.14% 4
Lincolnshire +4 9 £25,375 +26.87% 1
Derbyshire -3 8 £24,250 -25.38% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 133 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 117 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 91 (53.22%) Microsoft
5 82 (47.95%) VMware
6 77 (45.03%) Active Directory
7 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 59 (34.50%) MS Exchange
8 59 (34.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (30.41%) MS Excel
10 50 (29.24%) Linux
11 48 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (27.49%) Cisco
13 40 (23.39%) MS Office
14 34 (19.88%) Hyper-V
15 33 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (19.30%) LAN
16 32 (18.71%) WAN
16 32 (18.71%) Windows 7
16 32 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (18.13%) Citrix
18 29 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
19 27 (15.79%) Windows 8
20 26 (15.20%) MCP
21 25 (14.62%) TCP/IP
22 24 (14.04%) ITIL
22 24 (14.04%) .NET
22 24 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
23 23 (13.45%) PowerShell
23 23 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 59 (34.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (9.36%) IIS
5 12 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (6.43%) SharePoint
7 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.75%) Lync
9 2 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (30.41%) MS Excel
2 40 (23.39%) MS Office
3 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.70%) Office 365
2 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.30%) LAN
2 32 (18.71%) WAN
3 25 (14.62%) TCP/IP
4 22 (12.87%) DHCP
5 20 (11.70%) Firewall
5 20 (11.70%) SAN
6 18 (10.53%) DNS
7 16 (9.36%) IP Telephony
7 16 (9.36%) VPN
8 8 (4.68%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (2.92%) VoIP
10 4 (2.34%) Internet
11 3 (1.75%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.75%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.75%) VLAN
11 3 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.17%) Network Security
12 2 (1.17%) Wireless
13 1 (0.58%) MPLS
13 1 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 33 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.75%) MySQL
6 2 (1.17%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.77%) Subversion
2 15 (8.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (3.51%) Manufacturing
1 6 (3.51%) Retail
2 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.75%) Finance
4 2 (1.17%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
5 1 (0.58%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (39.18%) Analyst
2 49 (28.65%) Support Analyst
3 28 (16.37%) Support Engineer
4 26 (15.20%) IT Support
5 22 (12.87%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (9.36%) Service Analyst
6 16 (9.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (8.77%) Applications Support
7 15 (8.77%) Environment Analyst
7 15 (8.77%) IT Engineer
7 15 (8.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 14 (8.19%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (7.60%) Environment Support Analyst
10 12 (7.02%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 12 (7.02%) IT Analyst
10 12 (7.02%) IT Support Analyst
10 12 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (6.43%) Technical Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.04%) .NET
2 6 (3.51%) CSS
3 5 (2.92%) HTML
4 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.75%) Web Services
6 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.17%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.17%) HTML5
6 2 (1.17%) J2EE
6 2 (1.17%) J2SE
6 2 (1.17%) LINQ
6 2 (1.17%) Middleware
6 2 (1.17%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.17%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.17%) WCF
6 2 (1.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.17%) XML
7 1 (0.58%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.36%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.02%) Clustering
4 9 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.34%) CCTV
6 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.17%) AS400
8 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.17%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.58%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) Statistics
9 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 133 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 117 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (34.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (29.24%) Linux
6 32 (18.71%) Windows 7
7 27 (15.79%) Windows 8
8 21 (12.28%) Windows XP
9 14 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.92%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.34%) SUSE
11 4 (2.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.34%) Unix
12 3 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.17%) CentOS
13 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.17%) zOS
14 1 (0.58%) Android
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 24 (14.04%) ITIL
2 16 (9.36%) Configuration Management
3 14 (8.19%) Problem Management
4 11 (6.43%) Data Protection
5 9 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 9 (5.26%) Project Management
6 8 (4.68%) Change Management
7 5 (2.92%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (2.92%) Presales
7 5 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (2.92%) Validation
8 4 (2.34%) Data Management
8 4 (2.34%) High Availability
8 4 (2.34%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.34%) Migration
8 4 (2.34%) People Management
8 4 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (1.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.45%) PowerShell
2 22 (12.87%) SQL
3 21 (12.28%) Java
4 8 (4.68%) C#
5 6 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.34%) Korn
6 4 (2.34%) Perl
6 4 (2.34%) Python
7 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.17%) C++
8 2 (1.17%) Delphi
8 2 (1.17%) Pascal
8 2 (1.17%) VBScript
8 2 (1.17%) XAML
9 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) MCP
2 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.02%) MCSE
4 10 (5.85%) MCSA
5 9 (5.26%) Degree
6 6 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.75%) CCNA
7 3 (1.75%) CCNP
7 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.75%) MCDST
7 3 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.17%) CCA
8 2 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.17%) MCAD
8 2 (1.17%) MCITP
8 2 (1.17%) MCTS
8 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) SLA
2 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (45.03%) Active Directory
2 48 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (19.88%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.26%) XenApp
5 7 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.09%) vSphere
5 7 (4.09%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.34%) Firmware
8 4 (2.34%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.34%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.34%) XenServer
9 3 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (11.70%) SCCM
2 12 (7.02%) SCOM
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.34%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.34%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.17%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.17%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (53.22%) Microsoft
2 82 (47.95%) VMware
3 47 (27.49%) Cisco
4 31 (18.13%) Citrix
5 18 (10.53%) Dell
5 18 (10.53%) HP
6 14 (8.19%) Red Hat
7 12 (7.02%) IBM
8 9 (5.26%) EMC
8 9 (5.26%) Oracle
9 7 (4.09%) Altiris
9 7 (4.09%) NetApp
9 7 (4.09%) Symantec
10 4 (2.34%) F5
10 4 (2.34%) Veeam
11 3 (1.75%) Apple
11 3 (1.75%) AppSense
11 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.75%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.75%) Remedy
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