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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 71 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 39 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.30% 2.25% 5.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.53% 9.44% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 45
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,900 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
236 233 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.97% 23.80% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 175 193 281
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 46 (59.74%) VMware
4 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
5 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
6 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (37.66%) MS Exchange
8 27 (35.06%) SQL
8 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 21 (27.27%) Windows 7
14 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (24.68%) ITIL
15 18 (23.38%) SharePoint
15 18 (23.38%) MS Office
16 16 (20.78%) Linux
16 16 (20.78%) SCCM
17 14 (18.18%) DHCP
17 14 (18.18%) DNS
18 13 (16.88%) Office 365
19 12 (15.58%) Lync
19 12 (15.58%) SharePoint 2013
20 11 (14.29%) Firewall
20 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
21 10 (12.99%) LAN
21 10 (12.99%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 29 (37.66%) MS Exchange
2 24 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (23.38%) SharePoint
4 12 (15.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (15.58%) Lync
5 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.39%) IIS
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Apache
8 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (23.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) DHCP
1 14 (18.18%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) LAN
3 10 (12.99%) WAN
4 7 (9.09%) Wireless
5 5 (6.49%) VPN
6 2 (2.60%) SAN
6 2 (2.60%) Internet
6 2 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.60%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.30%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Support Technician
2 15 (19.48%) Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Administrator
7 7 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Support
9 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) CSS
2 1 (1.30%) XML
2 1 (1.30%) XSLT
2 1 (1.30%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.49%) iPhone
4 3 (3.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 16 (20.78%) Linux
6 9 (11.69%) Windows XP
6 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.39%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.49%) SUSE
8 5 (6.49%) Windows Vista
8 5 (6.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) ITIL
2 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (9.09%) Service Management
4 6 (7.79%) ITSM
5 5 (6.49%) Workflow
5 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.19%) Change Management
6 4 (5.19%) People Management
6 4 (5.19%) SDLC
7 3 (3.90%) Project Management
7 3 (3.90%) Release Management
8 2 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.60%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.60%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.60%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (2.60%) Analytics
8 2 (2.60%) SOA
8 2 (2.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) VB
3 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.60%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) C++
4 2 (2.60%) Java
4 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.60%) VBScript
5 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.69%) CCNA
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.79%) HND
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 5 (6.49%) MCP
5 5 (6.49%) MCTS
5 5 (6.49%) MCITP
5 5 (6.49%) Degree
6 4 (5.19%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (5.19%) CEH
6 4 (5.19%) CISSP
7 2 (2.60%) MCSA
7 2 (2.60%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.30%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 56 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.39%) vSphere
4 7 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.49%) Firmware
6 4 (5.19%) XenApp
7 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) WSUS
3 2 (2.60%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) VMware
2 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.99%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.39%) HP
6 6 (7.79%) IBM
6 6 (7.79%) Citrix
7 5 (6.49%) Apple
7 5 (6.49%) Dell
8 2 (2.60%) Remedy
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 2 (2.60%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.30%) Perforce
9 1 (1.30%) Mitel
9 1 (1.30%) Google
9 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.30%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.30%) Veeam
9 1 (1.30%) Symantec