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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 79 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 80 102 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.10% 3.11% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.81% 14.43% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 73 88 77
Median salary £33,106 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.23% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
506 707 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.58% 21.53% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 408 593 712
Median salary £37,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 134 (76.14%) Active Directory
4 123 (69.89%) Microsoft
5 118 (67.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 115 (65.34%) VMware
7 85 (48.30%) MS Exchange
8 76 (43.18%) SQL Server
9 72 (40.91%) Citrix
10 71 (40.34%) SAN
11 64 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 63 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 59 (33.52%) Windows 7
14 52 (29.55%) Cisco
14 52 (29.55%) ITIL
15 51 (28.98%) Exchange Server 2010
16 49 (27.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (27.84%) MS Excel
17 41 (23.30%) Firewall
17 41 (23.30%) Avaya
18 39 (22.16%) XenApp
19 38 (21.59%) LAN
19 38 (21.59%) WAN
20 36 (20.45%) DNS
21 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
21 33 (18.75%) Clustering
21 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
22 31 (17.61%) VPN
23 30 (17.05%) DHCP
24 29 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 85 (48.30%) MS Exchange
2 51 (28.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.64%) IIS
4 23 (13.07%) SharePoint
5 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (6.82%) Skype for Business
7 8 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (3.41%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.41%) Umbraco
9 5 (2.84%) CMS
10 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (27.84%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) Office 365
2 14 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.82%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (40.34%) SAN
2 41 (23.30%) Firewall
3 38 (21.59%) LAN
3 38 (21.59%) WAN
4 36 (20.45%) DNS
5 31 (17.61%) VPN
6 30 (17.05%) DHCP
7 18 (10.23%) MPLS
8 17 (9.66%) NAS
9 16 (9.09%) Internet
9 16 (9.09%) VoIP
10 14 (7.95%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (7.39%) TCP/IP
12 11 (6.25%) IP Telephony
13 8 (4.55%) ADSL
13 8 (4.55%) VLAN
14 7 (3.98%) Asterisk PBX
15 6 (3.41%) ISDN
16 5 (2.84%) DMZ
16 5 (2.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 49 (27.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (14.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.14%) MySQL
9 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (10.23%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.95%) Finance
3 5 (2.84%) Advertising
3 5 (2.84%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.84%) Marketing
4 4 (2.27%) Law
4 4 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (24.43%) Analyst
2 40 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (21.59%) Support Engineer
4 31 (17.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (14.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 24 (13.64%) Support Analyst
7 21 (11.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 20 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (11.36%) Active Directory Engineer
8 20 (11.36%) Exchange Engineer
9 18 (10.23%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 15 (8.52%) VMware Engineer
11 15 (8.52%) Windows Support Engineer
12 14 (7.95%) IT Support
13 13 (7.39%) Active Directory Support
14 12 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
15 11 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) .NET
1 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET
1 5 (2.84%) CSS
1 5 (2.84%) HTML
1 5 (2.84%) jQuery
2 3 (1.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.75%) Clustering
2 22 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.25%) iPad
4 9 (5.11%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.55%) IVR
5 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.98%) Celerra
6 7 (3.98%) CLARiiON
6 7 (3.98%) iPhone
7 5 (2.84%) New Media
7 5 (2.84%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.27%) CMDB
9 2 (1.14%) Replication
10 1 (0.57%) FMCG
10 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 143 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 118 (67.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (35.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (33.52%) Windows 7
6 26 (14.77%) Linux
7 20 (11.36%) Windows 8
8 13 (7.39%) Unix
8 13 (7.39%) Windows 10
9 12 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.41%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.70%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.55%) ITIL
2 23 (13.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (11.36%) Load Balancing
4 17 (9.66%) Service Management
5 16 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 15 (8.52%) Mentoring
7 14 (7.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 14 (7.95%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.39%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (7.39%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (7.39%) Presales
9 11 (6.25%) Change Control
10 10 (5.68%) High Availability
10 10 (5.68%) Supplier Management
11 9 (5.11%) Information Security
11 9 (5.11%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.11%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.55%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.55%) Change Management
12 8 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 22 (12.50%) SQL
3 14 (7.95%) C#
4 11 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.25%) Perl
5 9 (5.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.95%) Degree
3 13 (7.39%) MCSA
4 12 (6.82%) MCSE
5 8 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.41%) MCP
7 4 (2.27%) CCA
7 4 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 134 (76.14%) Active Directory
2 64 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (22.16%) XenApp
4 27 (15.34%) Hyper-V
5 25 (14.20%) vSphere
6 24 (13.64%) XenDesktop
7 14 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.98%) OpenSIPS
9 6 (3.41%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.14%) Firmware
10 2 (1.14%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.66%) SCCM
2 10 (5.68%) SCOM
3 5 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.84%) WSUS
4 3 (1.70%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.14%) Opsview
6 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 123 (69.89%) Microsoft
2 115 (65.34%) VMware
3 72 (40.91%) Citrix
4 52 (29.55%) Cisco
5 41 (23.30%) Avaya
6 29 (16.48%) HP
7 28 (15.91%) NetApp
8 17 (9.66%) F5
9 12 (6.82%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.25%) Dell
11 10 (5.68%) CommVault
11 10 (5.68%) Riverbed
12 8 (4.55%) Forcepoint
12 8 (4.55%) Sophos
13 7 (3.98%) 3PAR
13 7 (3.98%) EMC
13 7 (3.98%) Nimble Storage
13 7 (3.98%) Oracle
14 6 (3.41%) Sitecore
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