The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 170 184 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.22% 5.80% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.60% 22.17% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 156 151 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,800 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,700 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1090 830 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.07% 26.17% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 931 713 712
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -10 50 £33,000 -12.00% 8
Leicestershire -18 49 £38,500 +10.00% 5
Derbyshire +1 36 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Northamptonshire -27 31 £31,500 +14.54%
Lincolnshire -4 12 £20,750 -27.19% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 388 (100.00%) Windows
2 307 (79.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 239 (61.60%) Microsoft
4 207 (53.35%) Active Directory
5 160 (41.24%) SQL Server
6 154 (39.69%) VMware
7 144 (37.11%) SQL
8 141 (36.34%) MS Exchange
9 135 (34.79%) Citrix
10 124 (31.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 123 (31.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 106 (27.32%) TCP/IP
12 106 (27.32%) DNS
13 97 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 85 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 84 (21.65%) ITIL
15 84 (21.65%) Windows XP
16 83 (21.39%) MS Excel
17 82 (21.13%) Degree
17 82 (21.13%) XenApp
18 79 (20.36%) SQL Server 2005
19 75 (19.33%) Exchange Server 2010
19 75 (19.33%) Cisco
20 74 (19.07%) SAN
20 74 (19.07%) Windows 7
21 73 (18.81%) IIS
22 72 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2007
22 72 (18.56%) SCCM
23 71 (18.30%) MCITP
23 71 (18.30%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 141 (36.34%) MS Exchange
2 75 (19.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (18.81%) IIS
4 72 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 60 (15.46%) SharePoint
6 43 (11.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (5.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (5.15%) Lync
11 5 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.77%) JRun
13 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.26%) Apache
15 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 83 (21.39%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.34%) MS Office
3 9 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Siebel Analytics
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.12%) SaaS
2 9 (2.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 106 (27.32%) TCP/IP
1 106 (27.32%) DNS
2 74 (19.07%) SAN
3 63 (16.24%) DHCP
4 61 (15.72%) Firewall
4 61 (15.72%) WAN
5 55 (14.18%) LAN
6 45 (11.60%) VPN
7 44 (11.34%) NetScaler
8 21 (5.41%) Wireless
9 20 (5.15%) Internet
10 16 (4.12%) SSL
10 16 (4.12%) VLAN
11 12 (3.09%) VoIP
12 11 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (2.84%) ADSL
13 10 (2.58%) PBX
14 9 (2.32%) IP Telephony
15 8 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (1.03%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (41.24%) SQL Server
2 97 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (20.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.03%) MySQL
9 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.77%) DB2
10 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.77%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.26%) MS Access
11 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 37 (9.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (8.25%) Finance
2 21 (5.41%) Retail
3 13 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.09%) Dutch Language
5 11 (2.84%) French Language
5 11 (2.84%) German Language
5 11 (2.84%) Portuguese Language
5 11 (2.84%) Spanish Language
5 11 (2.84%) Back Office
6 8 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (21.13%) Analyst
2 60 (15.46%) Support Analyst
3 43 (11.08%) Systems Engineer
4 41 (10.57%) Developer
5 31 (7.99%) Support Engineer
6 30 (7.73%) IT Support
7 29 (7.47%) Consultant
8 28 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (5.93%) Administrator
9 23 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (5.15%) Test Engineer
10 20 (5.15%) Senior Support Analyst
10 20 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
11 19 (4.90%) .NET Developer
12 17 (4.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.87%) Junior
14 14 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
14 14 (3.61%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
15 13 (3.35%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.04%) .NET
2 55 (14.18%) ASP.NET
3 44 (11.34%) Web Services
4 38 (9.79%) XML
5 37 (9.54%) HTML
5 37 (9.54%) .NET Framework
6 31 (7.99%) CSS
6 31 (7.99%) Ajax
7 30 (7.73%) X-Windows
8 29 (7.47%) XSLT
9 6 (1.55%) WinForms
9 6 (1.55%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.03%) RESTful
11 3 (0.77%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.77%) SOAP
11 3 (0.77%) jQuery
12 2 (0.52%) JSON
12 2 (0.52%) WCF
12 2 (0.52%) Silverlight
12 2 (0.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.98%) Clustering
2 25 (6.44%) Biometrics
2 25 (6.44%) Smartcard
3 21 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.15%) Blackberry
4 20 (5.15%) Thin Client
4 20 (5.15%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.84%) EPoS
7 9 (2.32%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.55%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.03%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.77%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.52%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.52%) iPhone
11 2 (0.52%) Replication
12 1 (0.26%) NHS
12 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 388 (100.00%) Windows
2 307 (79.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 123 (31.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (21.65%) Windows XP
5 74 (19.07%) Windows 7
6 54 (13.92%) Windows Vista
7 49 (12.63%) Linux
8 22 (5.67%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.09%) UNIX
10 8 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (1.55%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.03%) HPUX
13 3 (0.77%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.77%) CentOS
14 2 (0.52%) Android
14 2 (0.52%) SUSE
15 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (21.65%) ITIL
2 36 (9.28%) Change Management
3 31 (7.99%) Web Design
3 31 (7.99%) Web Development
4 28 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (7.22%) Data Protection
4 28 (7.22%) Problem Management
4 28 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (6.44%) Identity Management
5 25 (6.44%) Capacity Planning
5 25 (6.44%) Cyber Security
6 20 (5.15%) Automated Testing
7 19 (4.90%) Incident Management
8 17 (4.38%) Change Control
9 16 (4.12%) E-Commerce
9 16 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (3.87%) Time Management
11 14 (3.61%) Migration
12 10 (2.58%) Network Load Balancing
13 9 (2.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 144 (37.11%) SQL
2 62 (15.98%) C#
3 54 (13.92%) PowerShell
4 35 (9.02%) VBScript
5 17 (4.38%) T-SQL
6 13 (3.35%) VBA
7 12 (3.09%) VB
8 7 (1.80%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.29%) PHP
10 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.77%) C
12 1 (0.26%) Perl
12 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) Java
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) LINC
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 124 (31.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (21.13%) Degree
3 71 (18.30%) MCITP
3 71 (18.30%) MCSE
4 69 (17.78%) MCP
5 45 (11.60%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (10.05%) CCNA
7 35 (9.02%) MCSA
8 29 (7.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (6.96%) CCA
9 27 (6.96%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (4.64%) Security Cleared
10 18 (4.64%) CCIA
11 17 (4.38%) SC Cleared
12 15 (3.87%) MCTS
13 13 (3.35%) A+ Certification
13 13 (3.35%) CCNP
14 12 (3.09%) Network+ Certification
15 10 (2.58%) GWAPT
15 10 (2.58%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.51%) SLA
2 26 (6.70%) ISO 9001
3 25 (6.44%) TickIT
4 11 (2.84%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.03%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 207 (53.35%) Active Directory
2 85 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (21.13%) XenApp
4 64 (16.49%) vSphere
5 58 (14.95%) Hyper-V
6 33 (8.51%) XenDesktop
7 32 (8.25%) XenServer
8 15 (3.87%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (2.58%) UAG
10 7 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (1.55%) ISA Server
12 5 (1.29%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.77%) NFS
13 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.52%) vCloud
14 2 (0.52%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.26%) BlackBerry Internet Service
15 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 72 (18.56%) SCCM
2 59 (15.21%) SCOM
3 17 (4.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 15 (3.87%) MOM
5 13 (3.35%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.58%) WSUS
7 6 (1.55%) SCSM
7 6 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.03%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.03%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.77%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.52%) Foglight
11 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.52%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.26%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 239 (61.60%) Microsoft
2 154 (39.69%) VMware
3 135 (34.79%) Citrix
4 75 (19.33%) Cisco
5 62 (15.98%) HP
6 44 (11.34%) Dell
7 28 (7.22%) NetApp
8 25 (6.44%) Wyse
9 18 (4.64%) Altiris
10 17 (4.38%) Oracle
11 15 (3.87%) Symantec
12 14 (3.61%) SolarWinds
13 12 (3.09%) IBM
14 10 (2.58%) AppSense
15 9 (2.32%) PlateSpin
15 9 (2.32%) Fortinet
16 7 (1.80%) Juniper
17 6 (1.55%) Remedy
17 6 (1.55%) CheckPoint
18 5 (1.29%) Siebel
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Ventures
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £26,559 + (paid overtime on call)
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Sports Direct
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
Macintosh UK
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Leicester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17500.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
East Midlands
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Salary and 25 days leave
Posted: 28 days ago