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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 5.59% 0.63% 7.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.48% 1.82% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 17
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
42 55 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 13.82% 34.38% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 62
Average salary £40,000 £41,400 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 25 (75.76%) Citrix
4 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) MS Office
8 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
9 9 (27.27%) XenApp
9 9 (27.27%) XenServer
9 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
9 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 9 (27.27%) ITIL
9 9 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
10 8 (24.24%) LAN
11 7 (21.21%) MCSE
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (21.21%) VMware
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.15%) Network Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Office
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) LAN
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Support
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Wintel Support
3 7 (21.21%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.09%) Ajax
1 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Replication
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
1 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
1 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) Network Management
3 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) MCSE
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) XenApp
2 9 (27.27%) XenServer
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Citrix
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Veeam
4 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco