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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.72% 4.67% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 19.59% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 13
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
96 97 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.97% 23.83% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 96
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 6 December 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (40.00%) SCCM
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (40.00%) Firewall
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco
8 3 (30.00%) Office 365
8 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (30.00%) vSphere
9 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (20.00%) XenApp
9 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
9 2 (20.00%) MCITP
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (20.00%) DHCP
9 2 (20.00%) DNS
9 2 (20.00%) SLA
9 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (20.00%) SharePoint

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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (10.00%) Service Design
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp