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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 42 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.66% 2.20% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.99% 11.76% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 25
Median salary £28,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,650 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
81 119 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.46% 18.68% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 111 161
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,075 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £55,000
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 23 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
3 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
4 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
5 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (50.00%) VMware
8 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
9 15 (39.47%) MS Office
10 14 (36.84%) IIS
10 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
12 11 (28.95%) DHCP
12 11 (28.95%) ITIL
13 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 10 (26.32%) MCSE
13 10 (26.32%) SLA
14 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
14 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
15 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
15 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
15 8 (21.05%) LAN
15 8 (21.05%) WAN
15 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
16 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
16 7 (18.42%) Office 365

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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 14 (36.84%) IIS
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (13.16%) Skype for Business
6 4 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.63%) JBoss
8 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Office
2 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (7.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) DHCP
3 8 (21.05%) LAN
3 8 (21.05%) WAN
4 6 (15.79%) SAN
4 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.16%) Firewall
5 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.53%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) NAS
7 3 (7.89%) Skype
8 2 (5.26%) Network Security
8 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (7.89%) Electronics
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) IT Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) IT Support
3 7 (18.42%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Server Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Wintel Support
5 5 (13.16%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
8 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Home Automation
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 3 (7.89%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
6 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 4 (10.53%) Android
9 3 (7.89%) Unix
10 1 (2.63%) Solaris
10 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Fault Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) ERP
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) MCSA
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (81.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
3 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) Genesys
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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