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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 153 215 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.17% 6.23% 5.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.50% 19.63% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 115 190 136
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £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
927 1095 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.26% 31.75% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 793 972 782
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -10 55 £30,000 -7.69%
Nottinghamshire -15 37 £34,000 -1.44% 6
Leicestershire -15 37 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Derbyshire -13 16 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Lincolnshire -3 6 £20,000 -18.36%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
2 172 (63.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 136 (50.18%) Microsoft
4 103 (38.01%) SQL
5 101 (37.27%) Active Directory
6 100 (36.90%) SQL Server
7 86 (31.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 79 (29.15%) MS Exchange
9 76 (28.04%) Windows XP
9 76 (28.04%) VMware
10 71 (26.20%) MS Excel
11 68 (25.09%) Degree
12 65 (23.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (22.88%) MS Office
13 62 (22.88%) Windows Vista
14 59 (21.77%) Windows 7
15 56 (20.66%) ITIL
16 50 (18.45%) TCP/IP
17 48 (17.71%) DNS
18 47 (17.34%) .NET
19 42 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2007
20 41 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (14.39%) DHCP
22 38 (14.02%) C#
22 38 (14.02%) MCSE
23 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
23 35 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
24 34 (12.55%) SQL Server 2008
24 34 (12.55%) Hyper-V
24 34 (12.55%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 79 (29.15%) MS Exchange
2 42 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 35 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 29 (10.70%) IIS
6 25 (9.23%) SharePoint
7 17 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (5.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (4.06%) Lync
10 10 (3.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.74%) Apache
11 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 71 (26.20%) MS Excel
2 62 (22.88%) MS Office
3 10 (3.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Line 500
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.80%) Office 365
2 8 (2.95%) SaaS
3 3 (1.11%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (18.45%) TCP/IP
2 48 (17.71%) DNS
3 39 (14.39%) DHCP
4 31 (11.44%) WAN
4 31 (11.44%) LAN
5 29 (10.70%) SAN
6 19 (7.01%) VPN
7 18 (6.64%) Firewall
8 15 (5.54%) VLAN
9 12 (4.43%) IP Telephony
10 11 (4.06%) SMTP
11 9 (3.32%) Internet
12 7 (2.58%) SSL
12 7 (2.58%) LDAP
12 7 (2.58%) BGP
13 6 (2.21%) Wireless
13 6 (2.21%) NetScaler
14 5 (1.85%) Extranet
14 5 (1.85%) Intranet
14 5 (1.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.32%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.48%) MySQL
9 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.74%) MS Access
10 2 (0.74%) DTS
11 1 (0.37%) DB2
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.37%) OLTP
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (10.70%) Finance
2 10 (3.69%) Aerospace
3 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.85%) Marketing
4 4 (1.48%) Law
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.11%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Retail
6 2 (0.74%) Local Government
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 57 (21.03%) Analyst
2 40 (14.76%) Support Engineer
3 30 (11.07%) Developer
4 29 (10.70%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (8.49%) Test Engineer
6 22 (8.12%) Support Analyst
6 22 (8.12%) Systems Support
7 21 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (6.27%) Systems Support Engineer
9 16 (5.90%) Consultant
10 15 (5.54%) Service Analyst
10 15 (5.54%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.80%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.80%) IT Support
12 12 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (4.43%) SQL Developer
13 11 (4.06%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.06%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (4.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.34%) .NET
2 26 (9.59%) ASP.NET
2 26 (9.59%) XML
3 23 (8.49%) HTML
4 21 (7.75%) jQuery
5 18 (6.64%) CSS
6 16 (5.90%) Ajax
7 15 (5.54%) WCF
8 12 (4.43%) .NET Framework
9 11 (4.06%) Silverlight
9 11 (4.06%) XSL
10 5 (1.85%) Web Services
10 5 (1.85%) Middleware
11 4 (1.48%) XHTML
11 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 2 (0.74%) LAMP
13 1 (0.37%) OAuth
13 1 (0.37%) XSLT
13 1 (0.37%) Classic ASP
13 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.55%) Mobile App
2 23 (8.49%) Biometrics
2 23 (8.49%) Smartcard
3 22 (8.12%) Clustering
4 17 (6.27%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.32%) Replication
7 8 (2.95%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.58%) Life Science
9 5 (1.85%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.85%) iPhone
9 5 (1.85%) IVR
10 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.48%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.48%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.11%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.11%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.74%) Xbox
12 2 (0.74%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (63.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (31.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (28.04%) Windows XP
5 62 (22.88%) Windows Vista
6 59 (21.77%) Windows 7
7 31 (11.44%) Linux
8 18 (6.64%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.32%) Android
10 7 (2.58%) UNIX
11 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.48%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.74%) SUSE
15 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.66%) ITIL
2 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (12.55%) Automated Testing
4 24 (8.86%) Identity Management
5 23 (8.49%) Cyber Security
6 20 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (7.01%) Project Management
8 17 (6.27%) Software Engineering
9 16 (5.90%) Configuration Management
10 15 (5.54%) Web Development
11 12 (4.43%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.06%) Manual Testing
12 11 (4.06%) Web Accessibility
12 11 (4.06%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.06%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.69%) Incident Management
14 9 (3.32%) Service Management
14 9 (3.32%) Web Design
14 9 (3.32%) Android Development
14 9 (3.32%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (38.01%) SQL
2 38 (14.02%) C#
3 23 (8.49%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.27%) VB
5 10 (3.69%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.32%) C++
7 8 (2.95%) VBScript
8 7 (2.58%) Java
9 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.74%) C
10 2 (0.74%) COBOL
10 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.37%) PHP
11 1 (0.37%) PHP5
11 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.37%) VBA
11 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 68 (25.09%) Degree
2 65 (23.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (14.02%) MCSE
4 30 (11.07%) MCITP
5 26 (9.59%) MCP
6 23 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 17 (6.27%) SC Cleared
8 16 (5.90%) MCSA
9 15 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (5.17%) CCNA
11 13 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (3.69%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (3.32%) CCA
14 8 (2.95%) CCNP
14 8 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (2.21%) MCTS
15 6 (2.21%) CCEE
16 5 (1.85%) CCIA
16 5 (1.85%) CCEA
17 4 (1.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.49%) ISO 9001
1 23 (8.49%) TickIT
2 21 (7.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.11%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (37.27%) Active Directory
2 41 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (12.55%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.27%) vSphere
5 13 (4.80%) XenApp
6 11 (4.06%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.58%) XenServer
7 7 (2.58%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.48%) Firmware
9 4 (1.48%) vCloud
10 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.74%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.90%) SCCM
2 11 (4.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.95%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.58%) WSUS
5 5 (1.85%) XenMobile
6 4 (1.48%) DameWare
7 3 (1.11%) SCOM
8 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.74%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.74%) SCSM
9 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 136 (50.18%) Microsoft
2 76 (28.04%) VMware
3 34 (12.55%) Citrix
4 25 (9.23%) Cisco
5 22 (8.12%) NetApp
6 12 (4.43%) Symantec
7 10 (3.69%) HP
8 8 (2.95%) SAP
9 6 (2.21%) Oracle
9 6 (2.21%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.85%) Dell
10 5 (1.85%) Remedy
10 5 (1.85%) Sage
11 4 (1.48%) Sophos
11 4 (1.48%) Google
11 4 (1.48%) IBM
12 3 (1.11%) EMC
12 3 (1.11%) Juniper
13 2 (0.74%) Hitachi
13 2 (0.74%) WatchGuard
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