The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 94 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 93 124 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.79% 3.52% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.92% 13.21% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 145
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +32.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
668 939 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.01% 26.68% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 563 732 611
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 173 (75.22%) Active Directory
3 156 (67.83%) Microsoft
4 138 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 136 (59.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 123 (53.48%) MS Exchange
7 122 (53.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 117 (50.87%) VMware
9 92 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 86 (37.39%) SAN
11 81 (35.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 80 (34.78%) MS Excel
13 79 (34.35%) SQL Server
14 76 (33.04%) DNS
15 74 (32.17%) VPN
15 74 (32.17%) Exchange Server 2013
16 72 (31.30%) ITIL
17 70 (30.43%) Linux
18 61 (26.52%) Citrix
19 58 (25.22%) TCP/IP
19 58 (25.22%) PowerShell
20 57 (24.78%) Data Centre
21 56 (24.35%) Skype for Business
21 56 (24.35%) Microsoft Certification
21 56 (24.35%) NetApp
22 55 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
23 49 (21.30%) MCSE
24 44 (19.13%) Windows 7
24 44 (19.13%) Exchange Server 2007
24 44 (19.13%) Clustering

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 123 (53.48%) MS Exchange
2 81 (35.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (32.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (24.35%) Skype for Business
5 44 (19.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 37 (16.09%) IIS
7 29 (12.61%) SharePoint
8 17 (7.39%) CMS
9 15 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 41 (17.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.17%) Office 365
2 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.74%) SaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (37.39%) SAN
2 76 (33.04%) DNS
3 74 (32.17%) VPN
4 58 (25.22%) TCP/IP
5 39 (16.96%) NAS
6 33 (14.35%) DHCP
7 23 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 19 (8.26%) Internet
9 18 (7.83%) Firewall
10 17 (7.39%) Telepresence
11 15 (6.52%) LAN
12 14 (6.09%) WAN
13 11 (4.78%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (4.35%) DMZ
15 8 (3.48%) VLAN
16 6 (2.61%) SSL
16 6 (2.61%) VoIP
17 4 (1.74%) Wireless
18 3 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
18 3 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (34.35%) SQL Server
2 55 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.17%) MySQL
6 4 (1.74%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.30%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) MS Access
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (9.57%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Marketing
3 12 (5.22%) Law
4 10 (4.35%) Retail
5 8 (3.48%) Back Office
6 6 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (26.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 45 (19.57%) Analyst
3 34 (14.78%) Technical Engineer
4 25 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 22 (9.57%) Messaging Engineer
6 21 (9.13%) Technical Support
6 21 (9.13%) VMware Engineer
7 20 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
8 19 (8.26%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 19 (8.26%) Technical Analyst
9 18 (7.83%) IT Analyst
9 18 (7.83%) Technical Support Analyst
10 17 (7.39%) Lync Engineer
10 17 (7.39%) Microsoft Engineer
11 16 (6.96%) .NET Developer
11 16 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (6.96%) Active Directory Engineer
11 16 (6.96%) Developer
11 16 (6.96%) Exchange Engineer
12 15 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.74%) .NET
2 17 (7.39%) .NET Framework
3 16 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 16 (6.96%) LINQ
4 10 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) Ajax
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.43%) COM
5 1 (0.43%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.43%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) jQuery
5 1 (0.43%) WCF
5 1 (0.43%) XML
5 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.78%) Data Centre
2 44 (19.13%) Clustering
3 36 (15.65%) Blackberry
4 23 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (5.22%) HP Storage
6 10 (4.35%) SecurID
7 8 (3.48%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.61%) NHS
8 6 (2.61%) PKI
9 4 (1.74%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.74%) Replication
9 4 (1.74%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 230 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 136 (59.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 122 (53.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (30.43%) Linux
6 44 (19.13%) Windows 7
7 35 (15.22%) Unix
8 19 (8.26%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.35%) Debian
9 10 (4.35%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.04%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.30%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.87%) Solaris
14 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.30%) ITIL
2 40 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 29 (12.61%) Change Control
4 27 (11.74%) Presales
5 21 (9.13%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.39%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (7.39%) MVC
8 16 (6.96%) Change Management
8 16 (6.96%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (6.96%) OOP
8 16 (6.96%) TDD
9 13 (5.65%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (4.78%) Project Management
11 8 (3.48%) Migration
12 7 (3.04%) DevOps
12 7 (3.04%) Service Management
13 6 (2.61%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.22%) PowerShell
2 24 (10.43%) SQL
3 17 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.65%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.48%) Perl
6 5 (2.17%) Python
6 5 (2.17%) VB
7 4 (1.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.43%) C#
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (24.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (21.30%) MCSE
3 39 (16.96%) MCITP
4 18 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.35%) Degree
6 8 (3.48%) MCP
6 8 (3.48%) MCSA
7 6 (2.61%) CCA
8 5 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.87%) CCNA
10 2 (0.87%) CCNP
10 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (2.17%) COBIT
3 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) ISO22301
System Software
1 173 (75.22%) Active Directory
2 92 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (14.35%) vSphere
4 31 (13.48%) XenApp
5 16 (6.96%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.04%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.30%) vCloud
10 2 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 23 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 21 (9.13%) SCCM
3 13 (5.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (4.35%) Opsview
4 10 (4.35%) SCOM
5 7 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.04%) Puppet
6 4 (1.74%) WSUS
6 4 (1.74%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.30%) Ansible
7 3 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 156 (67.83%) Microsoft
2 117 (50.87%) VMware
3 61 (26.52%) Citrix
4 56 (24.35%) NetApp
5 39 (16.96%) CommVault
5 39 (16.96%) Symantec
6 36 (15.65%) Cisco
7 29 (12.61%) Dell Compellent
8 26 (11.30%) HP
9 16 (6.96%) Veeam
10 14 (6.09%) Red Hat
11 10 (4.35%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.35%) Kaspersky
11 10 (4.35%) MobileIron
12 9 (3.91%) SolarWinds
13 8 (3.48%) Oracle
14 7 (3.04%) Mitel
15 6 (2.61%) Dell
15 6 (2.61%) Riverbed
16 5 (2.17%) Civica
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