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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.27% 4.67% 3.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.86% 16.10% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 24
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.35%
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
118 205 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.12% 29.00% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 164 141
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
3 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
4 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (78.79%) VMware
6 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
7 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
8 20 (60.61%) Citrix
9 16 (48.48%) vSphere
10 13 (39.39%) VMware ESX
10 13 (39.39%) IIS
11 12 (36.36%) DNS
11 12 (36.36%) vCloud
12 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
12 10 (30.30%) JBoss
13 9 (27.27%) Solaris
13 9 (27.27%) .NET
13 9 (27.27%) Oracle
13 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
13 9 (27.27%) PKI
13 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
13 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
13 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
14 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
14 8 (24.24%) Terminal Services
15 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
16 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 10 (30.30%) JBoss
3 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Consultant
1 20 (60.61%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
5 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Field Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Field Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Technical Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
1 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (27.27%) Solaris
5 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (18.18%) Unix
8 3 (9.09%) Linux
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps
4 1 (3.03%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) vSphere
3 13 (39.39%) VMware ESX
4 12 (36.36%) vCloud
5 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (24.24%) Terminal Services
7 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (78.79%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
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