The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.60% 2.31% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.84% 10.84% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 31
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 203 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.13% 21.32% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 94 174 164
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +20 24 £34,750 -15.75% 2
Loughborough - 2 - -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 40 (68.97%) VMware
5 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
6 36 (62.07%) Clustering
7 34 (58.62%) Change Management
7 34 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
8 28 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (48.28%) HP
8 28 (48.28%) IIS
9 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
10 26 (44.83%) Dell
11 25 (43.10%) Incident Management
11 25 (43.10%) Problem Management
12 24 (41.38%) MS Exchange
12 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
13 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
14 20 (34.48%) Linux
15 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (31.03%) SCCM
16 17 (29.31%) Data Protection
16 17 (29.31%) SAN
17 16 (27.59%) Altiris
18 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
18 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
18 14 (24.14%) IBM
19 13 (22.41%) Firewall
19 13 (22.41%) EMC

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 28 (48.28%) IIS
2 24 (41.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
2 17 (29.31%) SAN
3 13 (22.41%) Firewall
4 8 (13.79%) CTI
4 8 (13.79%) PBX
4 8 (13.79%) VoIP
5 6 (10.34%) WAN
5 6 (10.34%) LAN
6 3 (5.17%) DHCP
6 3 (5.17%) DNS
7 2 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 22 (37.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Security Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Security Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Network Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) VoIP Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) IT Support
11 2 (3.45%) Administrator
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Server Support Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Server Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) IT Administrator
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (62.07%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (34.48%) Linux
4 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.72%) UNIX
9 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Change Management
2 28 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (43.10%) Incident Management
3 25 (43.10%) Problem Management
4 17 (29.31%) Data Protection
5 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security
7 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.72%) ERP
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
8 1 (1.72%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.72%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.72%) Network Management
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 10 (17.24%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) MCP
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.97%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) PCI DSS
2 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 34 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (58.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) XenApp
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) SCCM
2 12 (20.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 40 (68.97%) VMware
3 28 (48.28%) HP
4 26 (44.83%) Dell
5 16 (27.59%) Altiris
6 14 (24.14%) IBM
7 13 (22.41%) EMC
8 12 (20.69%) Cisco
9 7 (12.07%) Citrix
10 3 (5.17%) Veeam
11 1 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.72%) Google
11 1 (1.72%) NetApp
11 1 (1.72%) Apple
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle
11 1 (1.72%) Sun
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Merton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago