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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 143 167 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.99% 5.33% 4.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 20.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 106 125 124
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £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
930 817 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.92% 26.07% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 734 615 542
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,845 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 November 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (71.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 198 (69.47%) Active Directory
4 175 (61.40%) Microsoft
5 170 (59.65%) VMware
6 146 (51.23%) Citrix
7 126 (44.21%) MS Excel
8 121 (42.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 112 (39.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 107 (37.54%) MS Exchange
11 87 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 83 (29.12%) DNS
13 75 (26.32%) SAN
14 71 (24.91%) Windows 7
15 70 (24.56%) Internet
16 64 (22.46%) Linux
17 62 (21.75%) Cisco
17 62 (21.75%) Clustering
18 58 (20.35%) ITIL
19 56 (19.65%) Microsoft Certification
20 55 (19.30%) XenApp
21 53 (18.60%) Windows XP
22 52 (18.25%) DHCP
23 49 (17.19%) MCSE
24 48 (16.84%) SQL Server
25 47 (16.49%) NetApp
26 46 (16.14%) UNIX
27 44 (15.44%) Change Control
28 43 (15.09%) SCCM
29 42 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 107 (37.54%) MS Exchange
2 87 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (9.47%) Office Communications Server
6 16 (5.61%) IIS
6 16 (5.61%) Lync
7 12 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (3.86%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.81%) Apache
11 5 (1.75%) CMS
12 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.70%) WordPress
14 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 126 (44.21%) MS Excel
2 41 (14.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.75%) Office 365
2 4 (1.40%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (29.12%) DNS
2 75 (26.32%) SAN
3 70 (24.56%) Internet
4 52 (18.25%) DHCP
5 38 (13.33%) Wireless
6 37 (12.98%) LAN
6 37 (12.98%) WAN
7 34 (11.93%) Intranet
8 32 (11.23%) NAS
9 30 (10.53%) Firewall
10 16 (5.61%) TCP/IP
11 15 (5.26%) VPN
12 14 (4.91%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (4.56%) Unified Communications
14 12 (4.21%) DMZ
15 10 (3.51%) NetScaler
16 9 (3.16%) SMTP
17 8 (2.81%) FTP
17 8 (2.81%) HTTP
18 7 (2.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.40%) MySQL
5 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.70%) OLTP
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.35%) MSI
2 1 (0.35%) Maven
2 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.35%) MSTest
2 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (9.82%) Finance
2 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.40%) Advertising
4 2 (0.70%) Retail
4 2 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (22.11%) Analyst
2 47 (16.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (12.98%) IT Support
4 36 (12.63%) Support Technician
5 34 (11.93%) Support Analyst
6 33 (11.58%) Support Engineer
7 29 (10.18%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 18 (6.32%) IT Support Analyst
10 17 (5.96%) IT Support Technician
10 17 (5.96%) Technical Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) Technical Designer
11 14 (4.91%) Designer
11 14 (4.91%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.91%) Infrastructure Designer
12 13 (4.56%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 13 (4.56%) Operations Analyst
13 12 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.86%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.16%) .NET
2 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.70%) CSS
2 2 (0.70%) XML
2 2 (0.70%) XHTML
2 2 (0.70%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.70%) jQuery
2 2 (0.70%) HTML
3 1 (0.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.35%) Middleware
3 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.35%) Spring
3 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.75%) Clustering
2 32 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.88%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.75%) CMDB
6 4 (1.40%) PKI
7 3 (1.05%) Replication
7 3 (1.05%) iPhone
7 3 (1.05%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.05%) Social Media
8 2 (0.70%) iPad
8 2 (0.70%) New Media
8 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.35%) SecurID
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 285 (100.00%) Windows
2 205 (71.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 112 (39.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (24.91%) Windows 7
5 64 (22.46%) Linux
6 53 (18.60%) Windows XP
7 46 (16.14%) UNIX
8 29 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.16%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.81%) Debian
11 7 (2.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 7 (2.46%) CentOS
12 6 (2.11%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.75%) Android
13 5 (1.75%) SUSE
13 5 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.35%) ITIL
2 44 (15.44%) Change Control
3 38 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 38 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (6.32%) DevOps
5 17 (5.96%) Change Management
6 14 (4.91%) Incident Management
6 14 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (4.21%) Migration
8 12 (4.21%) Business Continuity
9 11 (3.86%) Configuration Management
9 11 (3.86%) Project Management
9 11 (3.86%) Capacity Management
9 11 (3.86%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
11 9 (3.16%) CRM
11 9 (3.16%) Load Balancing
12 8 (2.81%) Release Management
13 7 (2.46%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.12%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.02%) SQL
3 9 (3.16%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.81%) Perl
5 7 (2.46%) PHP
6 4 (1.40%) C#
6 4 (1.40%) Java
7 3 (1.05%) VB
8 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.35%) VBScript
9 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.35%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (19.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (17.19%) MCSE
3 27 (9.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (8.77%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (6.67%) MCITP
7 18 (6.32%) CCNA
8 15 (5.26%) CCA
8 15 (5.26%) CCEA
9 13 (4.56%) MCSA
10 10 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (3.51%) CCAA
11 9 (3.16%) Degree
12 8 (2.81%) NCDA
12 8 (2.81%) MCP
12 8 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.75%) CCIA
13 5 (1.75%) CCEE
14 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.63%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) COBIT
5 1 (0.35%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 198 (69.47%) Active Directory
2 121 (42.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (19.30%) XenApp
4 41 (14.39%) XenServer
4 41 (14.39%) vSphere
5 21 (7.37%) VMware ESX
6 20 (7.02%) Hyper-V
7 13 (4.56%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.05%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 43 (15.09%) SCCM
2 25 (8.77%) SCOM
3 17 (5.96%) XenMobile
4 12 (4.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (2.81%) Puppet
6 7 (2.46%) EdgeSight
7 6 (2.11%) WSUS
8 5 (1.75%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.75%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.05%) Nessus
9 3 (1.05%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.70%) Nagios
10 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.70%) Plesk
10 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.70%) Opsview
11 1 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 175 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 170 (59.65%) VMware
3 146 (51.23%) Citrix
4 62 (21.75%) Cisco
5 47 (16.49%) NetApp
6 30 (10.53%) CommVault
7 29 (10.18%) Red Hat
8 27 (9.47%) Symantec
8 27 (9.47%) AppSense
9 13 (4.56%) Google
9 13 (4.56%) Brocade
9 13 (4.56%) Postini
10 12 (4.21%) HP
11 10 (3.51%) Dell
11 10 (3.51%) EMC
12 8 (2.81%) Juniper
13 7 (2.46%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.75%) Kaspersky
15 4 (1.40%) Sophos
15 4 (1.40%) Veeam
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