The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halesowen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 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 Halesowen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 1 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 50.00% 40.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Halesowen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Halesowen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Halesowen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Halesowen region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Halesowen

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Halesowen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Halesowen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Halesowen

Windows Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco