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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 171 151 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.52% 5.25% 4.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.79% 21.36% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 123 108 113
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,475 £45,000
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
961 707 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.38% 24.60% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 716 558 548
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Windows
2 216 (70.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 198 (64.92%) Active Directory
4 178 (58.36%) VMware
5 171 (56.07%) Microsoft
6 152 (49.84%) Citrix
7 128 (41.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 128 (41.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 125 (40.98%) MS Excel
9 112 (36.72%) MS Exchange
10 89 (29.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 82 (26.89%) DNS
11 82 (26.89%) SAN
12 78 (25.57%) Cisco
13 70 (22.95%) Linux
13 70 (22.95%) ITIL
14 65 (21.31%) Windows 7
15 61 (20.00%) Clustering
16 59 (19.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 59 (19.34%) Internet
17 55 (18.03%) XenApp
18 51 (16.72%) MCSE
18 51 (16.72%) SQL Server
19 50 (16.39%) UNIX
19 50 (16.39%) Windows XP
20 49 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
21 48 (15.74%) vSphere
21 48 (15.74%) DHCP
22 47 (15.41%) NetApp
23 46 (15.08%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 112 (36.72%) MS Exchange
2 89 (29.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (9.84%) Office Communications Server
5 25 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (6.23%) IIS
7 16 (5.25%) Lync
8 15 (4.92%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.28%) Apache
9 10 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.30%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.64%) CMS
12 4 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.66%) WordPress
14 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 125 (40.98%) MS Excel
2 45 (14.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.30%) SaaS
2 6 (1.97%) Office 365
3 3 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 82 (26.89%) DNS
1 82 (26.89%) SAN
2 59 (19.34%) Internet
3 48 (15.74%) DHCP
4 46 (15.08%) Firewall
5 38 (12.46%) LAN
5 38 (12.46%) WAN
6 34 (11.15%) Wireless
7 30 (9.84%) Intranet
8 29 (9.51%) NAS
8 29 (9.51%) TCP/IP
9 19 (6.23%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (4.92%) NetScaler
11 13 (4.26%) Unified Communications
11 13 (4.26%) VPN
12 12 (3.93%) DMZ
13 11 (3.61%) SMTP
14 8 (2.62%) FTP
14 8 (2.62%) HTTP
15 7 (2.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.72%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (11.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.64%) MySQL
5 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.66%) OLTP
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.98%) Maven
3 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) MSI
4 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) MSTest
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (9.51%) Finance
2 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.31%) Advertising
4 3 (0.98%) Legal
5 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (22.95%) Analyst
2 48 (15.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (12.13%) Support Engineer
4 34 (11.15%) Support Analyst
5 33 (10.82%) Support Technician
6 31 (10.16%) IT Support
7 27 (8.85%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (8.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 20 (6.56%) Operations Analyst
9 20 (6.56%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 16 (5.25%) Designer
10 16 (5.25%) Infrastructure Designer
10 16 (5.25%) Technical Designer
10 16 (5.25%) Technical Engineer
11 14 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.59%) IT Support Analyst
11 14 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.26%) Server Support
12 13 (4.26%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (1.31%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.66%) jQuery
3 2 (0.66%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.66%) Spring
3 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.66%) CSS
3 2 (0.66%) XML
3 2 (0.66%) XHTML
3 2 (0.66%) HTML
4 1 (0.33%) Middleware
4 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (20.00%) Clustering
2 34 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.87%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.30%) CMDB
5 7 (2.30%) EqualLogic
5 7 (2.30%) Social Media
6 5 (1.64%) PKI
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.98%) iPhone
8 2 (0.66%) iPad
8 2 (0.66%) New Media
8 2 (0.66%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 305 (100.00%) Windows
2 216 (70.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 128 (41.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (22.95%) Linux
5 65 (21.31%) Windows 7
6 50 (16.39%) UNIX
6 50 (16.39%) Windows XP
7 37 (12.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.28%) Debian
9 8 (2.62%) Windows Vista
9 8 (2.62%) CentOS
10 7 (2.30%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.97%) SUSE
12 5 (1.64%) Android
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.95%) ITIL
2 42 (13.77%) Change Control
3 39 (12.79%) Technical Architecture
4 35 (11.48%) Service Delivery
5 21 (6.89%) Problem Management
6 20 (6.56%) Change Management
7 18 (5.90%) DevOps
8 14 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (4.26%) Business Continuity
10 12 (3.93%) E-Commerce
11 11 (3.61%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.61%) Migration
11 11 (3.61%) Load Balancing
12 10 (3.28%) Capacity Management
12 10 (3.28%) Incident Management
13 9 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (2.95%) CRM
13 9 (2.95%) Project Management
14 8 (2.62%) Release Management
15 7 (2.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.21%) PowerShell
2 21 (6.89%) SQL
3 9 (2.95%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.62%) Perl
5 7 (2.30%) PHP
6 6 (1.97%) C#
6 6 (1.97%) Java
7 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.66%) VBScript
7 2 (0.66%) VB
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.33%) Python
8 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (19.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (16.72%) MCSE
3 27 (8.85%) Citrix Certification
4 26 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (8.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (7.87%) MCITP
6 20 (6.56%) CCNA
7 17 (5.57%) CCA
7 17 (5.57%) CCEA
8 15 (4.92%) MCSA
9 13 (4.26%) Degree
10 12 (3.93%) CCAA
11 10 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (3.28%) NCDA
12 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.30%) MCP
13 5 (1.64%) CCEE
13 5 (1.64%) CCIA
14 3 (0.98%) CCNP
14 3 (0.98%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.13%) SLA
2 5 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 198 (64.92%) Active Directory
2 128 (41.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (18.03%) XenApp
4 48 (15.74%) vSphere
5 40 (13.11%) XenServer
6 27 (8.85%) VMware ESX
7 19 (6.23%) Hyper-V
8 17 (5.57%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (5.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.98%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.66%) UAG
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 43 (14.10%) SCCM
2 23 (7.54%) SCOM
3 19 (6.23%) XenMobile
4 10 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (2.62%) Puppet
6 7 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.31%) WSUS
8 3 (0.98%) PureDisk
8 3 (0.98%) Nessus
9 2 (0.66%) Nagios
9 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.66%) Plesk
9 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.33%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 178 (58.36%) VMware
2 171 (56.07%) Microsoft
3 152 (49.84%) Citrix
4 78 (25.57%) Cisco
5 47 (15.41%) NetApp
6 38 (12.46%) Red Hat
7 30 (9.84%) CommVault
8 28 (9.18%) AppSense
9 21 (6.89%) Symantec
10 16 (5.25%) EMC
11 13 (4.26%) Brocade
12 12 (3.93%) Juniper
13 11 (3.61%) HP
14 9 (2.95%) Dell
14 9 (2.95%) Google
14 9 (2.95%) Postini
15 6 (1.97%) CheckPoint
16 5 (1.64%) Veeam
17 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds
17 4 (1.31%) Oracle
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