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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 5.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 21.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £39,500 -
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
18 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.23% 25.38% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 29
Average salary £25,875 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,613 £36,500 £45,000
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 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat