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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.86% 3.93% 5.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.76% 15.07% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 36
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -24.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire

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
218 146 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.06% 26.07% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 200 129 186
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 46 (67.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (67.65%) VMware
4 40 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
6 27 (39.71%) Citrix
6 27 (39.71%) MS Exchange
7 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
8 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (32.35%) ITIL
9 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (30.88%) DNS
10 21 (30.88%) Change Management
11 20 (29.41%) MCSE
12 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
13 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
14 15 (22.06%) SLA
15 14 (20.59%) HP
15 14 (20.59%) SAN
15 14 (20.59%) MS Office
15 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (19.12%) MCP
16 13 (19.12%) DHCP
17 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
17 12 (17.65%) SQL
17 12 (17.65%) Cisco
17 12 (17.65%) vSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 27 (39.71%) MS Exchange
2 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) IIS
4 9 (13.24%) Lync
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.59%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.47%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.88%) DNS
2 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.59%) SAN
4 13 (19.12%) DHCP
5 10 (14.71%) LAN
5 10 (14.71%) WAN
6 9 (13.24%) Firewall
7 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.41%) Internet
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (2.94%) IPv4
9 1 (1.47%) PBX
9 1 (1.47%) FTP
9 1 (1.47%) IPsec
9 1 (1.47%) SSH
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) QlikView
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) DTS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (4.41%) Legal
2 2 (2.94%) Back Office
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Server Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Windows Server Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Server Support
4 11 (16.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (16.18%) Server Support Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Support Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) IT Support
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) LINQ
3 2 (2.94%) WAP
4 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Clustering
1 3 (4.41%) FlexPod
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) CCTV
3 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (67.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (10.29%) UNIX
5 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.82%) Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) Change Management
3 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.35%) CRM
4 5 (7.35%) Migration
4 5 (7.35%) Data Management
5 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.41%) Process Management
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.94%) Change Control
7 2 (2.94%) ISMS
7 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.94%) Validation
8 1 (1.47%) ERP
8 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.47%) Network Design
8 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VBScript
2 2 (2.94%) VB
2 2 (2.94%) C
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (29.41%) MCSE
3 13 (19.12%) MCP
4 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
5 8 (11.76%) MCSA
6 5 (7.35%) NCDA
6 5 (7.35%) NCIE
7 3 (4.41%) VCAP
7 3 (4.41%) VTSP
7 3 (4.41%) VCDX
7 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.47%) MCITP
9 1 (1.47%) CCENT
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) CCNA
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
2 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.65%) vSphere
4 11 (16.18%) XenApp
5 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 8 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) XenServer
6 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) SCCM
2 8 (11.76%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.41%) Legato
4 3 (4.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.47%) Opsview
Vendors
1 52 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 46 (67.65%) VMware
3 27 (39.71%) Citrix
4 14 (20.59%) HP
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco
6 11 (16.18%) NetApp
7 9 (13.24%) IBM
8 8 (11.76%) CommVault
9 7 (10.29%) Dell
9 7 (10.29%) EMC
10 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
10 5 (7.35%) Symantec
11 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) Primavera
12 1 (1.47%) SolidWorks
12 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.47%) Civica
12 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.47%) CA
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