The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 1.98% 12.50% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
North 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 Skipton region.

Operating Systems Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 16.83% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Skipton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Sophos
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Dell
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Mimecast
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) SCDPM
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Epicor

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Mimecast
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) BCP
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Sophos
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Dell
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) Epicor
4 2 (28.57%) CODA