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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.80% 4.74% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 21.38% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 28
Median salary £36,000 £38,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
153 159 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.79% 22.18% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 126 126 210
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 £22,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 12 £36,750 -3.28%
Coalville - 2 £19,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) VMware
4 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
7 9 (37.50%) XenApp
8 8 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (33.33%) Driving Licence
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) IIS
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco
11 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (20.83%) DNS
11 5 (20.83%) MS Office
12 4 (16.67%) Oracle
12 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.67%) Retail
12 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 3 (12.50%) SDLC
13 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
13 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
13 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) SDLC
2 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) Delphi
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Pascal
2 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCAD
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) XenApp
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Altiris
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago