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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 67 97 75
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 96 93 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.52% 2.65% 3.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.01% 10.92% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88 86 98
Median salary £37,500 £31,239 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.04% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,675 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,500 £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
533 852 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.56% 24.27% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 462 683 674
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 175 (88.83%) Windows Server
3 156 (79.19%) Active Directory
4 144 (73.10%) Microsoft
5 133 (67.51%) VMware
6 111 (56.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 105 (53.30%) SQL Server
8 103 (52.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 99 (50.25%) MS Exchange
10 90 (45.69%) Citrix
10 90 (45.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (41.62%) SAN
12 66 (33.50%) MS Excel
13 64 (32.49%) Windows 7
14 60 (30.46%) Cisco
15 57 (28.93%) ITIL
16 54 (27.41%) Exchange Server 2010
17 53 (26.90%) SQL Server 2008
18 48 (24.37%) XenApp
19 44 (22.34%) SQL Server 2005
20 43 (21.83%) DNS
20 43 (21.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (20.81%) LAN
21 41 (20.81%) DHCP
22 40 (20.30%) TCP/IP
22 40 (20.30%) MS Office
22 40 (20.30%) SCCM
23 39 (19.80%) WAN
23 39 (19.80%) Hyper-V
24 38 (19.29%) Firewall

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 99 (50.25%) MS Exchange
2 54 (27.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (16.24%) IIS
4 19 (9.64%) Skype for Business
5 12 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.55%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (2.54%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.03%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) Apache
11 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (33.50%) MS Excel
2 40 (20.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.72%) Office 365
2 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.03%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (41.62%) SAN
2 43 (21.83%) DNS
3 41 (20.81%) DHCP
3 41 (20.81%) LAN
4 40 (20.30%) TCP/IP
5 39 (19.80%) WAN
6 38 (19.29%) Firewall
7 24 (12.18%) IP Telephony
8 20 (10.15%) VPN
9 17 (8.63%) NAS
10 9 (4.57%) Skype
10 9 (4.57%) VoIP
11 7 (3.55%) MPLS
11 7 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.05%) Internet
13 5 (2.54%) Unified Communications
14 4 (2.03%) ADSL
14 4 (2.03%) Cisco IPT
14 4 (2.03%) VLAN
14 4 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (53.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (26.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (22.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.57%) MySQL
4 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.55%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.51%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (18.78%) Finance
2 26 (13.20%) Legal
3 16 (8.12%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.11%) Law
5 7 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.55%) Retail
6 4 (2.03%) Billing
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
7 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (28.43%) Analyst
2 40 (20.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (18.27%) Support Analyst
4 27 (13.71%) Support Engineer
5 24 (12.18%) IT Support
6 22 (11.17%) Consultant
6 22 (11.17%) IT Analyst
7 20 (10.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (10.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 20 (10.15%) Team Leader
8 19 (9.64%) IT Support Analyst
9 18 (9.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 17 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (8.12%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (8.12%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (8.12%) Technical Support
11 16 (8.12%) VMware Engineer
12 14 (7.11%) Windows Engineer
13 13 (6.60%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) COM
2 1 (0.51%) SOAP
2 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.68%) Clustering
2 16 (8.12%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.11%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.55%) iPad
5 6 (3.05%) Cybercrime
5 6 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.54%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.03%) Celerra
7 4 (2.03%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.03%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.03%) iPhone
7 4 (2.03%) IVR
7 4 (2.03%) Replication
7 4 (2.03%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.02%) NHS
8 2 (1.02%) SCADA
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 175 (88.83%) Windows Server
3 111 (56.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 103 (52.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (32.49%) Windows 7
6 24 (12.18%) Linux
7 14 (7.11%) Windows 8
8 13 (6.60%) Windows XP
9 11 (5.58%) Unix
10 9 (4.57%) Windows 10
11 7 (3.55%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (3.05%) Android
12 6 (3.05%) CentOS
13 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.54%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.54%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.93%) ITIL
2 28 (14.21%) Server Virtualisation
3 25 (12.69%) Service Management
4 20 (10.15%) Project Management
5 19 (9.64%) Service Delivery
6 18 (9.14%) Business Continuity
7 15 (7.61%) Problem Management
8 14 (7.11%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (7.11%) Supplier Management
9 12 (6.09%) ITIL V3
10 11 (5.58%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.58%) Migration
10 11 (5.58%) Time Management
11 9 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.57%) Performance Management
12 8 (4.06%) Change Control
12 8 (4.06%) CRM
13 7 (3.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (16.75%) SQL
2 18 (9.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.06%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.05%) Python
5 2 (1.02%) Perl
5 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.02%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (21.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.15%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (10.15%) MCSE
3 13 (6.60%) Degree
4 12 (6.09%) MCSA
5 11 (5.58%) MCITP
6 10 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (4.57%) MCP
8 7 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.05%) CCA
10 5 (2.54%) CCNA
10 5 (2.54%) MCDST
11 1 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.02%) COBIT
System Software
1 156 (79.19%) Active Directory
2 90 (45.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (24.37%) XenApp
4 39 (19.80%) Hyper-V
5 36 (18.27%) vSphere
6 33 (16.75%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.03%) XenServer
8 3 (1.52%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.51%) KVM
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (20.30%) SCCM
2 12 (6.09%) WSUS
3 9 (4.57%) SCOM
4 6 (3.05%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.52%) OpenView
5 3 (1.52%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.02%) Nagios
6 2 (1.02%) Opsview
6 2 (1.02%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.51%) DameWare
7 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 144 (73.10%) Microsoft
2 133 (67.51%) VMware
3 90 (45.69%) Citrix
4 60 (30.46%) Cisco
5 37 (18.78%) Avaya
6 32 (16.24%) HP
7 25 (12.69%) NetApp
8 16 (8.12%) 3PAR
9 14 (7.11%) Symantec
10 9 (4.57%) SolarWinds
11 8 (4.06%) CommVault
11 8 (4.06%) Dell
11 8 (4.06%) Kaspersky
12 7 (3.55%) Apple
12 7 (3.55%) Oracle
12 7 (3.55%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.05%) ArcSight
13 6 (3.05%) CA
13 6 (3.05%) Dell Compellent
14 4 (2.03%) Equitrac
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