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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.34% 13.92% 7.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 35.53% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 9
Average salary £31,750 £31,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.41% +55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
21 76 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.28% 39.18% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 15
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% +52.50%
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
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 5 February 2016. 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 -10 3 £32,000 +3.22% 1
Shrewsbury +1 1 £21,000 +13.51%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) MS Office
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Clustering
8 3 (25.00%) Legal
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (25.00%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
9 2 (16.67%) Information Security
9 2 (16.67%) CommVault
9 2 (16.67%) NetApp
9 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (16.67%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) DDNS
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) OS/400
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Security
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) CommVault
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago