The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 2.50% 2.50% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 8.33% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Lincolnshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 37.50% 30.00% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 29
Average salary £26,500 £35,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.82% +46.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £45,000
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 Lincoln

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lincoln

Windows Server 2008
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware