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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 82 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 81 88 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.10% 2.61% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.23% 13.39% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 74 72 68
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
532 657 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.36% 19.47% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 440 549 726
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 23 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (75.90%) Windows Server
3 124 (74.70%) Active Directory
4 114 (68.67%) Microsoft
5 112 (67.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (63.25%) VMware
7 75 (45.18%) MS Exchange
8 72 (43.37%) SQL Server
9 68 (40.96%) Citrix
10 67 (40.36%) SAN
11 60 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 60 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (32.53%) MS Excel
13 51 (30.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 44 (26.51%) ITIL
15 43 (25.90%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (24.10%) Windows 7
17 39 (23.49%) Clustering
18 36 (21.69%) Cisco
19 35 (21.08%) Avaya
20 34 (20.48%) VPN
20 34 (20.48%) LAN
20 34 (20.48%) WAN
21 32 (19.28%) Linux
21 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
22 31 (18.67%) XenApp
22 31 (18.67%) SQL Server 2012
23 29 (17.47%) NetApp
24 28 (16.87%) Firewall
24 28 (16.87%) PowerShell

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 75 (45.18%) MS Exchange
2 43 (25.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (16.27%) IIS
4 23 (13.86%) SharePoint
5 21 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (10.84%) Skype for Business
7 7 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.22%) Umbraco
8 5 (3.01%) CMS
9 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (32.53%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.83%) Office 365
3 10 (6.02%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 67 (40.36%) SAN
2 34 (20.48%) LAN
2 34 (20.48%) VPN
2 34 (20.48%) WAN
3 28 (16.87%) Firewall
4 25 (15.06%) DNS
5 21 (12.65%) NAS
6 19 (11.45%) DHCP
6 19 (11.45%) Internet
7 16 (9.64%) VoIP
8 15 (9.04%) MPLS
9 9 (5.42%) ISDN
9 9 (5.42%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (4.82%) Asterisk PBX
10 8 (4.82%) IP Telephony
11 7 (4.22%) TCP/IP
12 5 (3.01%) DMZ
13 4 (2.41%) ADSL
13 4 (2.41%) VLAN
13 4 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (43.37%) SQL Server
2 51 (30.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (18.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (11.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (10.24%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.63%) Finance
3 7 (4.22%) Games
4 5 (3.01%) Advertising
4 5 (3.01%) Law
4 5 (3.01%) Legal
4 5 (3.01%) Marketing
5 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (27.11%) Analyst
2 40 (24.10%) Support Engineer
3 36 (21.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (17.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 27 (16.27%) Support Analyst
6 25 (15.06%) Active Directory Engineer
6 25 (15.06%) Exchange Engineer
7 22 (13.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 22 (13.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 21 (12.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (10.84%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (9.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (9.64%) VMware Engineer
11 15 (9.04%) IT Support
11 15 (9.04%) Windows Support Engineer
12 14 (8.43%) Citrix Engineer
12 14 (8.43%) Citrix Server Engineer
12 14 (8.43%) Technical Engineer
13 13 (7.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (7.83%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.01%) CSS
2 5 (3.01%) HTML
2 5 (3.01%) jQuery
3 2 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.49%) Clustering
2 26 (15.66%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.83%) iPad
4 9 (5.42%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.82%) iPhone
5 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.22%) Celerra
6 7 (4.22%) CLARiiON
7 5 (3.01%) New Media
7 5 (3.01%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.41%) CMDB
8 4 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.41%) IVR
8 4 (2.41%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 166 (100.00%) Windows
2 126 (75.90%) Windows Server
3 112 (67.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (24.10%) Windows 7
6 32 (19.28%) Linux
7 18 (10.84%) Unix
8 14 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (7.23%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.82%) Windows XP
11 6 (3.61%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.81%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.51%) ITIL
2 26 (15.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (13.86%) Load Balancing
4 20 (12.05%) Presales
5 15 (9.04%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.04%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (8.43%) Change Control
6 14 (8.43%) High Availability
7 13 (7.83%) Server Virtualisation
7 13 (7.83%) Service Management
8 12 (7.23%) Information Security
9 11 (6.63%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.02%) ITIL V3
10 10 (6.02%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (4.82%) Change Management
11 8 (4.82%) Patch Management
11 8 (4.82%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.22%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (4.22%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.87%) PowerShell
2 19 (11.45%) SQL
3 16 (9.64%) C#
4 12 (7.23%) Bash Shell
4 12 (7.23%) Perl
5 11 (6.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.04%) Degree
3 12 (7.23%) MCSE
4 10 (6.02%) MCSA
5 7 (4.22%) MCP
6 5 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.81%) CCA
7 3 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) PCI DSS
1 10 (6.02%) SLA
System Software
1 124 (74.70%) Active Directory
2 60 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (18.67%) XenApp
4 23 (13.86%) Hyper-V
5 20 (12.05%) vSphere
6 15 (9.04%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (9.04%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.82%) OpenSIPS
8 5 (3.01%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.20%) Firmware
9 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (10.84%) SCCM
2 10 (6.02%) SCOM
3 5 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.41%) WSUS
5 3 (1.81%) Opsview
5 3 (1.81%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 114 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 105 (63.25%) VMware
3 68 (40.96%) Citrix
4 36 (21.69%) Cisco
5 35 (21.08%) Avaya
6 29 (17.47%) NetApp
7 24 (14.46%) HP
8 20 (12.05%) F5
9 18 (10.84%) Dell Compellent
10 15 (9.04%) CommVault
11 14 (8.43%) Red Hat
12 13 (7.83%) Nimble Storage
13 12 (7.23%) Riverbed
14 11 (6.63%) Dell
15 9 (5.42%) Civica
16 8 (4.82%) Oracle
17 7 (4.22%) 3PAR
17 7 (4.22%) EMC
17 7 (4.22%) Sitecore
18 6 (3.61%) Symantec
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