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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 136 163 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.09% 4.39% 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.25% 16.09% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 117 131 95
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £21,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
837 1013 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.17% 27.27% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 695 778 488
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,333 £23,000 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Windows
2 169 (63.77%) VMware
3 162 (61.13%) Active Directory
4 146 (55.09%) Microsoft
5 141 (53.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 122 (46.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 114 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 104 (39.25%) MS Exchange
9 102 (38.49%) Citrix
10 84 (31.70%) Linux
11 81 (30.57%) MS Excel
12 69 (26.04%) Cisco
13 68 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 63 (23.77%) SQL Server
15 62 (23.40%) Windows 7
15 62 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
16 61 (23.02%) ITIL
17 53 (20.00%) SQL
18 46 (17.36%) DNS
18 46 (17.36%) Data Centre
18 46 (17.36%) PowerShell
19 45 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 45 (16.98%) SAN
19 45 (16.98%) Red Hat
20 44 (16.60%) XenApp
21 42 (15.85%) UNIX
22 41 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2007
23 39 (14.72%) Windows 8
24 38 (14.34%) DHCP
25 36 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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
1 104 (39.25%) MS Exchange
2 68 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (10.57%) IIS
6 25 (9.43%) SharePoint
7 18 (6.79%) Lync
8 16 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.77%) IBM Notes
10 9 (3.40%) CMS
11 5 (1.89%) Apache
12 2 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 81 (30.57%) MS Excel
2 33 (12.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.75%) Line 500
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.19%) Office 365
2 7 (2.64%) SaaS
3 3 (1.13%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.36%) DNS
2 45 (16.98%) SAN
3 38 (14.34%) DHCP
4 33 (12.45%) Firewall
5 30 (11.32%) LAN
6 29 (10.94%) WAN
6 29 (10.94%) Internet
7 27 (10.19%) VPN
8 26 (9.81%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (8.68%) Wireless
10 22 (8.30%) NAS
11 11 (4.15%) TCP/IP
12 7 (2.64%) Intranet
13 6 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.89%) OpenVPN
14 5 (1.89%) DMZ
14 5 (1.89%) SMTP
15 4 (1.51%) VoIP
15 4 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (1.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.13%) MySQL
6 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (5.66%) Finance
2 8 (3.02%) Legal
3 5 (1.89%) Retail
3 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.13%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) Automotive
5 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (20.38%) Analyst
2 49 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (9.06%) Support Engineer
3 24 (9.06%) IT Support
4 23 (8.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 23 (8.68%) Support Analyst
4 23 (8.68%) Technical Engineer
5 22 (8.30%) Administrator
6 21 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (7.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 21 (7.92%) Windows Administrator
7 16 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.91%) Technical Support
8 13 (4.91%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 12 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.15%) Service Analyst
10 11 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.15%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (4.15%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.42%) .NET
2 10 (3.77%) CSS
2 10 (3.77%) XML
2 10 (3.77%) HTML
3 6 (2.26%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (1.89%) LINQ
4 5 (1.89%) jQuery
5 2 (0.75%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.38%) WCF
6 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.38%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.38%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.38%) Web Services
6 1 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) XHTML
6 1 (0.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.36%) Data Centre
2 29 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.55%) Clustering
4 18 (6.79%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.40%) User Experience
6 7 (2.64%) HP StoreVirtual
7 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.26%) Replication
8 5 (1.89%) IVR
8 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.51%) iPad
10 3 (1.13%) Statistics
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.38%) iSeries
11 1 (0.38%) SecurID
11 1 (0.38%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 265 (100.00%) Windows
2 141 (53.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 122 (46.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 84 (31.70%) Linux
5 62 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 45 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (15.85%) UNIX
8 39 (14.72%) Windows 8
9 18 (6.79%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.26%) Android
11 5 (1.89%) CentOS
12 4 (1.51%) AIX
13 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.38%) HPUX
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) Debian
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.02%) ITIL
2 33 (12.45%) Service Delivery
3 28 (10.57%) Load Balancing
4 26 (9.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (8.30%) Change Control
6 21 (7.92%) Release Management
7 19 (7.17%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (4.53%) Service Management
9 11 (4.15%) Project Management
10 10 (3.77%) MVC
10 10 (3.77%) Change Management
11 9 (3.40%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.40%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (3.02%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.02%) Server Hardening
12 8 (3.02%) Web Development
12 8 (3.02%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 53 (20.00%) SQL
2 46 (17.36%) PowerShell
3 23 (8.68%) Bash Shell
4 21 (7.92%) Perl
5 9 (3.40%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.40%) C#
6 7 (2.64%) Java
7 6 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.28%) MCSE
3 12 (4.53%) CCNA
3 12 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.40%) CCNP
6 7 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.64%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.26%) MCSA
8 5 (1.89%) MCITP
8 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.79%) SLA
2 13 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.26%) QA
4 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 162 (61.13%) Active Directory
2 114 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (16.60%) XenApp
4 31 (11.70%) Hyper-V
5 23 (8.68%) VMware ESX
6 21 (7.92%) vSphere
7 16 (6.04%) XenServer
8 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.75%) KVM
10 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 21 (7.92%) Puppet
2 20 (7.55%) SCCM
3 13 (4.91%) SCOM
4 7 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.26%) Opsview
6 4 (1.51%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.13%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.13%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.75%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (0.75%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.75%) Nagios
8 2 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.75%) WSUS
8 2 (0.75%) DameWare
8 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.38%) vMotion
9 1 (0.38%) logstash
9 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 169 (63.77%) VMware
2 146 (55.09%) Microsoft
3 102 (38.49%) Citrix
4 69 (26.04%) Cisco
5 45 (16.98%) Red Hat
6 34 (12.83%) NetApp
7 23 (8.68%) CheckPoint
7 23 (8.68%) Dell Compellent
8 20 (7.55%) HP
9 16 (6.04%) Juniper
9 16 (6.04%) CommVault
10 13 (4.91%) Civica
11 12 (4.53%) Meraki
12 10 (3.77%) Lotus
13 9 (3.40%) Symantec
13 9 (3.40%) Riverbed
14 8 (3.02%) Kaspersky
14 8 (3.02%) Avaya
14 8 (3.02%) Dell
15 6 (2.26%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: £20,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28600 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago