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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 53 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.79% 2.94% 8.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.97% 14.56% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 53
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
128 158 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.09% 20.20% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 120 138 177
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
3 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (71.88%) DNS
7 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
8 18 (56.25%) Solaris
8 18 (56.25%) .NET
8 18 (56.25%) Oracle
8 18 (56.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (56.25%) WebLogic
8 18 (56.25%) JBoss
8 18 (56.25%) PKI
8 18 (56.25%) WebSphere
8 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
8 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
8 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
9 15 (46.88%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle ZFS
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 15 (46.88%) Data Guard
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (46.88%) Banking
9 15 (46.88%) Finance
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle9i Database

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 18 (56.25%) JBoss
1 18 (56.25%) WebLogic
1 18 (56.25%) WebSphere
1 18 (56.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (46.88%) Banking
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Consultant
1 23 (71.88%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Software Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) SAN Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
1 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) PKI
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.50%) Wiki
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (56.25%) Solaris
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) vSphere
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.25%) vCloud
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Data Guard
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) Apple
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