The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Smethwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Smethwick region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Smethwick 50.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Smethwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Smethwick 50.00% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Smethwick

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Smethwick

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Smethwick

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Smethwick

Windows Server 2008
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Smethwick

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Smethwick 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Smethwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Smethwick 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft