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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 29 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.50% 7.87% 4.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.94% 34.34% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 22
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Leicestershire

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
69 99 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.97% 22.92% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 83 116
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) Citrix
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) XenApp
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
8 7 (46.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (40.00%) IIS
10 4 (26.67%) MS Office
10 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (26.67%) DNS
10 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (20.00%) Cisco
11 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (20.00%) Pascal
11 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
11 3 (20.00%) MCAD
11 3 (20.00%) MCSA
11 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (20.00%) .NET
11 3 (20.00%) Oracle
11 3 (20.00%) C#

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 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) SDLC
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Delphi
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Pascal
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCAD
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) XenApp
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle