The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lincoln region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 3.03% 7.41% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 20.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 39.39% 37.04% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 5
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Lincolnshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) VCP4
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) CCEE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft