The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.22% 4.07% 8.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.57% 19.23% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 10
Average salary £30,750 £20,000 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.80% 21.14% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 14 32
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Shropshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +14 32 £30,750 +53.75% 2
Shrewsbury - 1 £18,500 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (84.91%) Citrix
3 39 (73.58%) VMware
4 33 (62.26%) DNS
5 32 (60.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
6 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
7 26 (49.06%) MS Exchange
7 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
9 23 (43.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (39.62%) Firewall
11 20 (37.74%) SAN
12 19 (35.85%) VPN
13 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
13 18 (33.96%) Cisco
14 17 (32.08%) HP
14 17 (32.08%) DDNS
14 17 (32.08%) Linux
15 16 (30.19%) DHCP
15 16 (30.19%) NAS
16 14 (26.42%) Brocade
16 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
16 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
17 11 (20.75%) IP Telephony
17 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (20.75%) Apache

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 26 (49.06%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.75%) Apache
4 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.32%) IIS
5 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) DNS
2 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
3 21 (39.62%) Firewall
4 20 (37.74%) SAN
5 19 (35.85%) VPN
6 17 (32.08%) DDNS
7 16 (30.19%) DHCP
7 16 (30.19%) NAS
8 11 (20.75%) IP Telephony
8 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (15.09%) VLAN
10 6 (11.32%) LAN
10 6 (11.32%) IPv4
10 6 (11.32%) IPv6
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (9.43%) WAN
12 2 (3.77%) VoIP
13 1 (1.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.89%) Marketing
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Support Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Network Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Cisco Support
9 3 (5.66%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Network Support
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) SOAP
1 4 (7.55%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (32.08%) Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Network Design
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL
2 4 (7.55%) Web Development
3 3 (5.66%) Migration
4 1 (1.89%) IT Governance
4 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) VB
3 4 (7.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (16.98%) CCA
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) MCSE
4 8 (15.09%) MCSA
5 6 (11.32%) Degree
6 2 (3.77%) VCP4
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) MCITP
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
4 7 (13.21%) Terminal Services
5 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (11.32%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Citrix
2 39 (73.58%) VMware
3 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
4 18 (33.96%) Cisco
5 17 (32.08%) HP
6 14 (26.42%) Brocade
7 8 (15.09%) SonicWALL
7 8 (15.09%) Mitel
8 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.43%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.55%) Progress
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
9 4 (7.55%) Avaya
9 4 (7.55%) Juniper
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus
10 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
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