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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.82% 5.00% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 21.62% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £24,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £40,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median 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
28 37 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.37% 23.13% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 44
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) HP
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (58.33%) SCCM
6 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (33.33%) Perl
8 4 (33.33%) VB
8 4 (33.33%) XML
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) Symantec
8 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) Android
8 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
8 4 (33.33%) Banking
8 4 (33.33%) Retail
8 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) WSUS
9 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
9 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
9 3 (25.00%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (33.33%) WSUS
3 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
7 1 (8.33%) Sage