The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.22% 5.86% 6.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.08% 33.33% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 8
Average salary £34,500 £36,917 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% -16.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £31,033 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £44,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 32.59% 17.59% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 124 34 22
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
North Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 28 (56.00%) VMware
5 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (46.00%) Cisco
6 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (38.00%) Firewall
8 19 (38.00%) SQL
9 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
9 17 (34.00%) ITIL
9 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (32.00%) IIS
10 16 (32.00%) Citrix
10 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (32.00%) Terminal Services
11 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
11 14 (28.00%) MCITP
12 13 (26.00%) Finance
13 12 (24.00%) MCSA
13 12 (24.00%) MS Office
13 12 (24.00%) .NET
13 12 (24.00%) Load Balancing
13 12 (24.00%) SCOM
13 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
15 10 (20.00%) Foglight

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (32.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (16.00%) LAN
3 8 (16.00%) DDNS
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.00%) ATM
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
7 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Technical Support
3 10 (20.00%) DBA
3 10 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 8 (16.00%) Senior DBA
4 8 (16.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Support
7 4 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.00%) High Availability
3 10 (20.00%) Time Management
3 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) V-Model
7 3 (6.00%) Network Management
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.00%) MVC
9 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.00%) MCITP
3 12 (24.00%) MCSA
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.00%) CCNA
6 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.00%) MCSE
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.00%) MCP
9 1 (2.00%) CCA
9 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.00%) CCEE
9 1 (2.00%) CCIA
9 1 (2.00%) VCAP
9 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (32.00%) Terminal Services
4 10 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 10 (20.00%) LiteSpeed
5 6 (12.00%) vSphere
6 5 (10.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) SCOM
2 10 (20.00%) Foglight
3 6 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) VMware
3 23 (46.00%) Cisco
4 16 (32.00%) Citrix
5 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) McAfee
8 5 (10.00%) F5
8 5 (10.00%) Brocade
9 3 (6.00%) Mitel
10 2 (4.00%) TSYS
10 2 (4.00%) Rackspace