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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.31% 4.90% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.81% 13.46% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £32,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £32,500 £30,000
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 Lincolnshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 52 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 22.31% 36.36% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 73
Average salary £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,200 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Scunthorpe - 3 £20,500 -
Spalding - 1 £57,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) iSeries
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) AS400
3 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) EDI
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) AS400 Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) AS400
1 5 (41.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCTS
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) CA