The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 17 27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 8.94% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 32.35% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
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 Huddersfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 44.35% 27.64% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 28
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Windows Server 2008
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Lync
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Apple
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) ITSM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple