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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 95 114 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.47% 3.27% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 13.24% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 103 104
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
543 861 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.83% 24.68% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 450 700 707
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 31 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 157 (83.51%) Windows Server
3 148 (78.72%) Active Directory
4 138 (73.40%) Microsoft
5 123 (65.43%) VMware
6 101 (53.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (53.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (53.19%) SQL Server
8 88 (46.81%) MS Exchange
9 87 (46.28%) Citrix
9 87 (46.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 81 (43.09%) SAN
11 65 (34.57%) MS Excel
12 54 (28.72%) ITIL
13 53 (28.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 50 (26.60%) Windows 7
15 49 (26.06%) Cisco
16 48 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
17 45 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 41 (21.81%) XenApp
19 40 (21.28%) Finance
19 40 (21.28%) SCCM
20 39 (20.74%) SQL Server 2005
20 39 (20.74%) MS Office
21 38 (20.21%) TCP/IP
22 36 (19.15%) DNS
23 35 (18.62%) IIS
24 34 (18.09%) LAN
24 34 (18.09%) Hyper-V
25 33 (17.55%) DHCP

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 88 (46.81%) MS Exchange
2 48 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (18.62%) IIS
4 25 (13.30%) Skype for Business
5 12 (6.38%) Office Communications Server
6 10 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.19%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.19%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.53%) Apache
11 1 (0.53%) CMS
11 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 65 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 39 (20.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.83%) Office 365
2 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.60%) SaaS
5 2 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 81 (43.09%) SAN
2 38 (20.21%) TCP/IP
3 36 (19.15%) DNS
4 34 (18.09%) LAN
5 33 (17.55%) DHCP
6 32 (17.02%) WAN
7 28 (14.89%) Firewall
8 25 (13.30%) NAS
9 22 (11.70%) IP Telephony
10 20 (10.64%) VPN
11 9 (4.79%) Skype
12 8 (4.26%) Internet
13 7 (3.72%) Unified Communications
14 5 (2.66%) VoIP
15 4 (2.13%) Cisco IPT
15 4 (2.13%) MPLS
15 4 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (1.60%) NetScaler
16 3 (1.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 53 (28.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (20.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.32%) MySQL
6 7 (3.72%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
10 1 (0.53%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (21.28%) Finance
2 25 (13.30%) Legal
3 19 (10.11%) Law
4 13 (6.91%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (6.38%) Retail
6 5 (2.66%) Back Office
6 5 (2.66%) Billing
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (29.26%) Analyst
2 35 (18.62%) Support Analyst
3 33 (17.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (15.43%) Consultant
5 25 (13.30%) Support Engineer
6 22 (11.70%) IT Support
7 21 (11.17%) IT Analyst
8 18 (9.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (9.04%) IT Support Analyst
10 16 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (8.51%) Team Leader
11 15 (7.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 15 (7.98%) Technical Support
12 14 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (7.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 14 (7.45%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (7.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 14 (7.45%) VMware Engineer
13 12 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (6.38%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.72%) Web Services
2 2 (1.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.06%) XML
3 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.53%) Ajax
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.53%) COM
3 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) jQuery
3 1 (0.53%) SOAP
3 1 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.43%) Clustering
2 23 (12.23%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.45%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.19%) Cybercrime
4 6 (3.19%) iPad
4 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.66%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.66%) Replication
5 5 (2.66%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.13%) Celerra
6 4 (2.13%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.13%) iPhone
6 4 (2.13%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.06%) IVR
7 2 (1.06%) NHS
7 2 (1.06%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) SCADA
7 2 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 157 (83.51%) Windows Server
3 101 (53.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 101 (53.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (26.60%) Windows 7
5 27 (14.36%) Linux
6 15 (7.98%) Windows XP
7 14 (7.45%) Unix
8 12 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (4.26%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.19%) Android
10 6 (3.19%) CentOS
11 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.66%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.66%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.13%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.72%) ITIL
2 26 (13.83%) Server Virtualisation
3 22 (11.70%) Service Management
4 20 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 19 (10.11%) Project Management
6 17 (9.04%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (7.98%) Business Continuity
8 13 (6.91%) Problem Management
9 12 (6.38%) Migration
9 12 (6.38%) Supplier Management
10 11 (5.85%) ITIL V3
10 11 (5.85%) Time Management
11 10 (5.32%) Change Control
11 10 (5.32%) Presales
12 9 (4.79%) Performance Management
13 8 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (4.26%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.72%) Change Management
14 7 (3.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.02%) SQL
2 15 (7.98%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.79%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.19%) Python
5 4 (2.13%) VB
6 3 (1.60%) Perl
6 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) C#
7 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.30%) MCSE
3 20 (10.64%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (8.51%) MCITP
5 13 (6.91%) Degree
6 12 (6.38%) MCP
7 10 (5.32%) MCSA
8 9 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.72%) CCA
9 7 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.66%) CCNA
10 5 (2.66%) MCDST
11 1 (0.53%) RHCE
11 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.13%) COBIT
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (78.72%) Active Directory
2 87 (46.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (21.81%) XenApp
4 34 (18.09%) Hyper-V
5 30 (15.96%) vSphere
6 26 (13.83%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.13%) XenServer
8 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.06%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.53%) KVM
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (21.28%) SCCM
2 11 (5.85%) WSUS
3 8 (4.26%) SCOM
4 6 (3.19%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.13%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.60%) OpenView
6 3 (1.60%) Opsview
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.06%) Nagios
7 2 (1.06%) SmoothWall
7 2 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.53%) DameWare
Vendors
1 138 (73.40%) Microsoft
2 123 (65.43%) VMware
3 87 (46.28%) Citrix
4 49 (26.06%) Cisco
5 32 (17.02%) Avaya
6 29 (15.43%) HP
7 22 (11.70%) NetApp
8 16 (8.51%) 3PAR
9 15 (7.98%) Symantec
10 9 (4.79%) CommVault
10 9 (4.79%) SolarWinds
11 8 (4.26%) Dell
11 8 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
11 8 (4.26%) Kaspersky
11 8 (4.26%) Oracle
12 7 (3.72%) Apple
12 7 (3.72%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.19%) ArcSight
13 6 (3.19%) CA
14 5 (2.66%) Sitecore
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