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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 83 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 102 102 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.80% 2.71% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.90% 11.81% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 125
Average salary £29,250 £32,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.59% -12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,674 £47,500 £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
791 864 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.69% 22.98% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 631 747 803
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 41 £28,500 -24.00% 6
Leicestershire +15 25 £33,500 -16.25% 6
Northamptonshire -14 23 £22,500 -6.25% 2
Derbyshire -15 10 £23,500 -27.69%
Lincolnshire +3 6 £41,250 +50.00% 3
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Windows
2 142 (60.43%) Microsoft
3 132 (56.17%) Active Directory
4 126 (53.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (49.36%) VMware
6 108 (45.96%) SQL Server
7 83 (35.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (34.89%) SQL
9 76 (32.34%) MS Exchange
10 74 (31.49%) MS Excel
11 69 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 64 (27.23%) SharePoint
13 58 (24.68%) Hyper-V
14 54 (22.98%) Windows 7
15 52 (22.13%) TCP/IP
16 47 (20.00%) Cisco
16 47 (20.00%) Linux
17 46 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 46 (19.57%) Windows 8
17 46 (19.57%) SCCM
18 44 (18.72%) MS Office
19 41 (17.45%) HP
19 41 (17.45%) Clustering
19 41 (17.45%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (17.02%) Change Management
21 39 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
22 38 (16.17%) Disaster Recovery
22 38 (16.17%) LAN
23 37 (15.74%) Firewall
24 36 (15.32%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (32.34%) MS Exchange
2 64 (27.23%) SharePoint
3 39 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (15.32%) IIS
5 21 (8.94%) Lync
6 17 (7.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.85%) SAS
11 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 74 (31.49%) MS Excel
2 44 (18.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.34%) Office 365
2 27 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.13%) TCP/IP
2 38 (16.17%) LAN
3 37 (15.74%) Firewall
4 36 (15.32%) SAN
4 36 (15.32%) WAN
5 33 (14.04%) DNS
6 26 (11.06%) DHCP
7 14 (5.96%) Wireless
8 12 (5.11%) VPN
9 11 (4.68%) VoIP
10 9 (3.83%) PBX
10 9 (3.83%) Internet
11 8 (3.40%) CTI
12 5 (2.13%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.13%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (45.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.55%) MySQL
7 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.70%) DTS
8 3 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.85%) CppUnit
2 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.43%) Hudson
3 1 (0.43%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.43%) Subversion
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 16 (6.81%) Retail
2 15 (6.38%) Finance
3 9 (3.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.13%) Back Office
5 4 (1.70%) Marketing
6 3 (1.28%) French Language
6 3 (1.28%) German Language
6 3 (1.28%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.28%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.28%) Legal
7 2 (0.85%) Billing
7 2 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (23.40%) Analyst
2 53 (22.55%) Systems Engineer
3 48 (20.43%) Support Analyst
4 45 (19.15%) Support Engineer
5 33 (14.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 27 (11.49%) Support Technician
7 22 (9.36%) Administrator
8 19 (8.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (7.66%) IT Support
10 17 (7.23%) Applications Support
11 14 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.53%) Network Engineer
13 12 (5.11%) 1st Line Support
13 12 (5.11%) IT Support Technician
14 11 (4.68%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (4.68%) Security Engineer
15 10 (4.26%) Senior Security Engineer
16 9 (3.83%) Technical Support
16 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.11%) .NET
2 7 (2.98%) Web Services
3 4 (1.70%) EDI
4 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.85%) HTML
5 2 (0.85%) CSS
6 1 (0.43%) XML
6 1 (0.43%) XSLT
6 1 (0.43%) COM+
6 1 (0.43%) DCOM
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.43%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.43%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.45%) Clustering
2 15 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.96%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.13%) iSeries
4 5 (2.13%) AS400
4 5 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.70%) iPhone
5 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.28%) Replication
7 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.43%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 235 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (53.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (35.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (22.98%) Windows 7
5 47 (20.00%) Linux
6 46 (19.57%) Windows 8
7 30 (12.77%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.98%) UNIX
10 5 (2.13%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.70%) Solaris
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.85%) SUSE
12 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.85%) Android
12 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.43%) CentOS
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.02%) Change Management
2 38 (16.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (11.49%) Problem Management
4 25 (10.64%) Incident Management
4 25 (10.64%) ITIL
5 21 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (8.51%) Software Testing
7 18 (7.66%) Data Protection
8 15 (6.38%) Project Management
9 14 (5.96%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.11%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.26%) Migration
12 9 (3.83%) ERP
13 8 (3.40%) Service Management
14 7 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (2.55%) Workflow
15 6 (2.55%) ITSM
16 5 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.89%) SQL
2 16 (6.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.13%) VB
3 5 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.13%) C#
3 5 (2.13%) Java
3 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.85%) C++
4 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.85%) VBA
4 2 (0.85%) RPG
5 1 (0.43%) VB6
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.64%) MCP
3 24 (10.21%) MCSE
4 13 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.68%) Degree
6 10 (4.26%) MCITP
7 8 (3.40%) MCTS
7 8 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.40%) CCNA
8 6 (2.55%) HND
9 5 (2.13%) CCNP
10 4 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.70%) VCP5
11 3 (1.28%) CEH
11 3 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.28%) CISSP
11 3 (1.28%) MCSA
12 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (5.96%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.11%) SLA
3 5 (2.13%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.28%) BS7799
5 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 132 (56.17%) Active Directory
2 69 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (24.68%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.51%) vSphere
5 10 (4.26%) XenApp
6 5 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.85%) XenServer
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.85%) Firmware
8 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.43%) NFS
9 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 46 (19.57%) SCCM
2 20 (8.51%) SCOM
3 4 (1.70%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.28%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.43%) Puppet
5 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) SCSM
5 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.43%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 142 (60.43%) Microsoft
2 116 (49.36%) VMware
3 47 (20.00%) Cisco
4 41 (17.45%) HP
5 33 (14.04%) Dell
6 21 (8.94%) Citrix
7 20 (8.51%) IBM
8 16 (6.81%) Altiris
9 15 (6.38%) EMC
10 8 (3.40%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.55%) Apple
11 6 (2.55%) Veeam
11 6 (2.55%) F5
12 5 (2.13%) Oracle
13 4 (1.70%) Sun
14 3 (1.28%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.28%) NetApp
15 2 (0.85%) 3PAR
15 2 (0.85%) Google
15 2 (0.85%) Avaya
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