The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 41 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.49% 1.26% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.82% 7.00% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 25
Median salary £23,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,260
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £37,000 £37,100
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 100 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.52% 17.95% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 76 89 181
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,700 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (95.24%) Windows Server
3 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
4 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (45.24%) VMware
7 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
8 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
8 16 (38.10%) MS Office
9 15 (35.71%) IIS
10 13 (30.95%) DNS
11 12 (28.57%) MCSE
11 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 11 (26.19%) MCSA
13 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
13 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
14 9 (21.43%) SLA
15 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
15 8 (19.05%) LAN
15 8 (19.05%) WAN
15 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 8 (19.05%) Firewall
15 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
15 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 7 (16.67%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 15 (35.71%) IIS
3 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.14%) JBoss
6 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 16 (38.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 10 (23.81%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) Firewall
3 8 (19.05%) LAN
3 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.05%) WAN
4 7 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) Skype
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) IT Support
5 6 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Server Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Wintel Support
6 5 (11.90%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) PKI
3 3 (7.14%) Home Automation
3 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (95.24%) Windows Server
3 31 (73.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
8 4 (9.52%) Android
9 3 (7.14%) Solaris
9 3 (7.14%) Unix
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) High Availability
4 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Change Control
6 2 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (28.57%) MCSE
3 11 (26.19%) MCSA
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.90%) vSphere
4 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.14%) vCloud
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCOM
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Genesys
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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