The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 60 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.22% 2.48% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 10.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 21
Median salary £35,000 £28,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% -32.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.41% 24.81% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 89
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,259 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Leicester region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
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