The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.04% 6.68% 10.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.27% 20.30% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 16
Average salary £17,500 £42,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +14.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £31,200 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £68,800 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
North 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 Harrogate region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 133 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 14.32% 32.92% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 127 40
Average salary £28,500 £40,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.06% +10.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Harrogate

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) XenServer
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
1 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenServer
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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