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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 87 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 90 133 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.37% 3.59% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.15% 14.46% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 93 118
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,150 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £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
807 920 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.21% 24.85% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 645 777 834
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 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 3 September 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 37 £29,250 -15.21% 8
Leicestershire +20 24 £28,000 -20.00% 9
Northamptonshire -24 23 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Derbyshire -25 8 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Lincolnshire +3 2 - -
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (57.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 122 (56.74%) Microsoft
4 120 (55.81%) Active Directory
5 100 (46.51%) SQL Server
6 96 (44.65%) VMware
7 73 (33.95%) SQL
7 73 (33.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (33.49%) MS Excel
9 71 (33.02%) MS Exchange
10 58 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 56 (26.05%) SharePoint
12 51 (23.72%) Linux
12 51 (23.72%) Hyper-V
13 48 (22.33%) Windows 8
14 46 (21.40%) Windows 7
15 45 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 44 (20.47%) TCP/IP
17 41 (19.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 38 (17.67%) Clustering
18 38 (17.67%) LAN
18 38 (17.67%) SAN
19 37 (17.21%) WAN
20 36 (16.74%) Change Management
21 35 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
21 35 (16.28%) HP
22 34 (15.81%) Cisco
23 33 (15.35%) SCCM
23 33 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
24 32 (14.88%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 71 (33.02%) MS Exchange
2 56 (26.05%) SharePoint
3 33 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (12.56%) IIS
5 17 (7.91%) Lync
6 13 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.93%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 72 (33.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (14.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.47%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (11.16%) Office 365
3 4 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.47%) TCP/IP
2 38 (17.67%) LAN
2 38 (17.67%) SAN
3 37 (17.21%) WAN
4 31 (14.42%) Firewall
5 25 (11.63%) DNS
6 20 (9.30%) DHCP
7 13 (6.05%) VPN
7 13 (6.05%) VoIP
8 10 (4.65%) Wireless
9 9 (4.19%) PBX
10 8 (3.72%) CTI
11 7 (3.26%) Internet
12 5 (2.33%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.33%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 41 (19.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.72%) MySQL
5 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.86%) DTS
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.86%) Subversion
3 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.93%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.47%) Hudson
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium IDE
General
1 14 (6.51%) Finance
2 11 (5.12%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.12%) Retail
3 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.33%) Back Office
5 3 (1.40%) Billing
5 3 (1.40%) French Language
5 3 (1.40%) German Language
5 3 (1.40%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (0.93%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (29.30%) Analyst
2 56 (26.05%) Support Analyst
3 46 (21.40%) Systems Engineer
4 38 (17.67%) Support Engineer
5 35 (16.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 19 (8.84%) Administrator
6 19 (8.84%) IT Support
7 18 (8.37%) Support Technician
8 17 (7.91%) Applications Support
9 15 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (6.51%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (4.19%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (4.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (4.19%) Software Support Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) VoIP Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Technical Support
12 8 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.98%) .NET
2 6 (2.79%) Web Services
3 4 (1.86%) EDI
4 3 (1.40%) HTML
4 3 (1.40%) CSS
5 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.47%) COM
6 1 (0.47%) COM+
6 1 (0.47%) DCOM
6 1 (0.47%) XML
6 1 (0.47%) XSLT
6 1 (0.47%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.67%) Clustering
2 19 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.79%) AS400
5 5 (2.33%) iSeries
6 4 (1.86%) Replication
6 4 (1.86%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) iPhone
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.47%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (57.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 73 (33.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (23.72%) Linux
5 48 (22.33%) Windows 8
6 46 (21.40%) Windows 7
7 26 (12.09%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.33%) UNIX
10 4 (1.86%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.40%) Solaris
12 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.93%) Android
12 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.47%) CentOS
13 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.74%) Change Management
2 35 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (11.16%) ITIL
4 22 (10.23%) Problem Management
5 21 (9.77%) Incident Management
6 19 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (8.37%) Software Testing
8 14 (6.51%) Data Protection
9 13 (6.05%) Project Management
10 11 (5.12%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.12%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.65%) ERP
12 9 (4.19%) Migration
13 8 (3.72%) Service Management
14 7 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (2.79%) Time Management
15 6 (2.79%) People Management
15 6 (2.79%) ITSM
15 6 (2.79%) Workflow
16 5 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.95%) SQL
2 12 (5.58%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.26%) Java
4 5 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.33%) C#
5 4 (1.86%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.40%) VB
7 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.93%) RPG
7 2 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
8 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.56%) MCP
3 26 (12.09%) MCSE
4 9 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.72%) MCITP
5 8 (3.72%) Degree
6 6 (2.79%) MCTS
7 5 (2.33%) HND
7 5 (2.33%) CCNP
7 5 (2.33%) CCNA
8 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.40%) VCP5
9 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.47%) MCDST
10 1 (0.47%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.47%) CEH
10 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.12%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.86%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.40%) BS7799
5 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 120 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 58 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (23.72%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.51%) vSphere
5 8 (3.72%) XenApp
6 4 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.93%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.47%) NFS
9 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.47%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (15.35%) SCCM
2 19 (8.84%) SCOM
3 4 (1.86%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.93%) WSUS
6 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.47%) Puppet
6 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) SCSM
6 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.47%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 122 (56.74%) Microsoft
2 96 (44.65%) VMware
3 35 (16.28%) HP
4 34 (15.81%) Cisco
5 28 (13.02%) Dell
6 19 (8.84%) Citrix
7 15 (6.98%) IBM
8 12 (5.58%) Altiris
9 11 (5.12%) EMC
10 9 (4.19%) Veeam
11 8 (3.72%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.79%) Apple
13 4 (1.86%) Sun
13 4 (1.86%) Oracle
13 4 (1.86%) F5
14 3 (1.40%) NetApp
15 2 (0.93%) CA
15 2 (0.93%) Avaya
15 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds
15 2 (0.93%) 3PAR
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