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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 4.65% 8.16% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 66.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £22,000 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.70% -2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 16.28% 12.24% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) CentOS
7 1 (12.50%) Postfix
7 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) KVM
7 1 (12.50%) 802.1X

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) L2TP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) PPTP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto