The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.58% 11.43% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 25.81% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 2
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.20% 44.29% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 33
Average salary £29,125 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.90% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,415 £36,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Halifax

Windows Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
Halifax, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago