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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 147 127 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.92% 4.85% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.98% 20.45% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 96 92 109
Average salary £33,750 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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
920 621 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.56% 23.69% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 660 503 538
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 219 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 193 (59.75%) Active Directory
4 179 (55.42%) VMware
5 177 (54.80%) Microsoft
6 147 (45.51%) Citrix
7 138 (42.72%) MS Excel
7 138 (42.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 138 (42.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 121 (37.46%) MS Exchange
9 96 (29.72%) Cisco
10 93 (28.79%) SAN
11 92 (28.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 84 (26.01%) DNS
13 81 (25.08%) Linux
14 80 (24.77%) Windows 7
15 70 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (19.81%) MCSE
17 63 (19.50%) ITIL
18 59 (18.27%) NetApp
18 59 (18.27%) Clustering
18 59 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2007
19 58 (17.96%) Firewall
19 58 (17.96%) UNIX
20 54 (16.72%) Internet
21 53 (16.41%) SQL Server
22 52 (16.10%) DHCP
22 52 (16.10%) vSphere
23 50 (15.48%) MS Office
24 49 (15.17%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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
1 121 (37.46%) MS Exchange
2 92 (28.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (9.91%) Office Communications Server
5 27 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (7.43%) IIS
7 23 (7.12%) SharePoint
8 22 (6.81%) Lync
9 20 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (4.64%) Apache
11 13 (4.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (3.72%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.93%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.93%) CMS
14 3 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 138 (42.72%) MS Excel
2 50 (15.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.62%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.41%) Office 365
2 10 (3.10%) SaaS
3 3 (0.93%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 93 (28.79%) SAN
2 84 (26.01%) DNS
3 58 (17.96%) Firewall
4 54 (16.72%) Internet
5 52 (16.10%) DHCP
6 38 (11.76%) WAN
6 38 (11.76%) LAN
7 35 (10.84%) TCP/IP
8 33 (10.22%) NAS
9 27 (8.36%) Wireless
10 23 (7.12%) Intranet
11 22 (6.81%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (6.50%) VPN
13 18 (5.57%) Unified Communications
14 14 (4.33%) NetScaler
14 14 (4.33%) SMTP
15 12 (3.72%) DMZ
16 10 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
17 9 (2.79%) Network Security
18 8 (2.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.55%) MySQL
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.62%) OLTP
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) MSTest
3 1 (0.31%) MSI
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (7.12%) Finance
2 9 (2.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.24%) Advertising
4 3 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.62%) Retail
6 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (26.93%) Analyst
2 48 (14.86%) Support Analyst
3 37 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 34 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 34 (10.53%) IT Support
5 31 (9.60%) Support Technician
6 27 (8.36%) Operations Analyst
6 27 (8.36%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 24 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (5.57%) Technical Designer
9 18 (5.57%) Designer
9 18 (5.57%) Infrastructure Designer
10 17 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
11 15 (4.64%) Technical Engineer
11 15 (4.64%) Consultant
12 14 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (4.02%) Technical Support
14 12 (3.72%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.79%) .NET
2 8 (2.48%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.62%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.62%) Spring
4 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.27%) Clustering
2 31 (9.60%) Blackberry
3 29 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.10%) EqualLogic
5 10 (3.10%) Social Media
6 8 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.86%) CMDB
7 6 (1.86%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.93%) Replication
10 2 (0.62%) iPhone
10 2 (0.62%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.31%) NHS
11 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 323 (100.00%) Windows
2 219 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 138 (42.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (25.08%) Linux
5 80 (24.77%) Windows 7
6 58 (17.96%) UNIX
7 45 (13.93%) Windows XP
8 42 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (5.57%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.02%) CentOS
11 12 (3.72%) Debian
11 12 (3.72%) Ubuntu
12 11 (3.41%) SUSE
13 7 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.86%) Android
15 5 (1.55%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.50%) ITIL
2 39 (12.07%) Change Control
3 36 (11.15%) Technical Architecture
4 31 (9.60%) Service Delivery
5 30 (9.29%) Problem Management
6 24 (7.43%) Change Management
7 19 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 15 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (4.33%) Load Balancing
10 12 (3.72%) DevOps
11 10 (3.10%) Migration
12 9 (2.79%) Mentoring
13 8 (2.48%) CRM
14 7 (2.17%) Risk Management
14 7 (2.17%) Business Continuity
14 7 (2.17%) Configuration Management
14 7 (2.17%) Coaching
15 6 (1.86%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (1.86%) Project Management
15 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.98%) SQL
2 12 (3.72%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.10%) PHP
4 9 (2.79%) Java
5 6 (1.86%) Perl
6 4 (1.24%) C#
6 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.93%) C
7 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.31%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (19.81%) MCSE
3 32 (9.91%) MCITP
4 29 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (7.12%) CCNA
7 20 (6.19%) MCSA
8 17 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (4.33%) NCDA
10 13 (4.02%) CCA
11 12 (3.72%) Degree
12 7 (2.17%) MCTS
12 7 (2.17%) CCEA
12 7 (2.17%) MCP
12 7 (2.17%) VCAP
13 6 (1.86%) VTSP
13 6 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.86%) VCDX
13 6 (1.86%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.46%) SLA
2 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.93%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 193 (59.75%) Active Directory
2 138 (42.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (16.10%) vSphere
4 49 (15.17%) XenApp
5 38 (11.76%) XenServer
6 37 (11.46%) VMware ESX
7 28 (8.67%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (8.36%) Hyper-V
9 10 (3.10%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.55%) UAG
11 4 (1.24%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.31%) NFS
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (12.07%) SCCM
2 22 (6.81%) SCOM
3 9 (2.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.17%) XenMobile
5 4 (1.24%) WSUS
6 3 (0.93%) PureDisk
6 3 (0.93%) Nessus
6 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.93%) Puppet
6 3 (0.93%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.62%) SCSM
7 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) Plesk
7 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 179 (55.42%) VMware
2 177 (54.80%) Microsoft
3 147 (45.51%) Citrix
4 96 (29.72%) Cisco
5 59 (18.27%) NetApp
6 46 (14.24%) Red Hat
7 33 (10.22%) CommVault
8 28 (8.67%) AppSense
9 23 (7.12%) EMC
10 18 (5.57%) Symantec
11 15 (4.64%) Juniper
12 13 (4.02%) Brocade
13 11 (3.41%) Dell
14 9 (2.79%) HP
15 8 (2.48%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.86%) Postini
16 6 (1.86%) Mitel
16 6 (1.86%) Oracle
16 6 (1.86%) Google
17 5 (1.55%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £26,983 to £29,023 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago