The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.62% 6.93% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.16% 32.81% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 2
Average salary £37,500 £22,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.53% -40.66%
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.95% 21.12% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 34
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) VMware
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
5 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
6 19 (46.34%) Citrix
7 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
7 18 (43.90%) Finance
7 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (41.46%) SAN
8 17 (41.46%) Cisco
9 16 (39.02%) vSphere
10 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
10 14 (34.15%) IIS
10 14 (34.15%) DNS
11 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
12 12 (29.27%) DHCP
12 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
12 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (26.83%) MS Office
13 11 (26.83%) HP
14 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
14 10 (24.39%) Firewall
14 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (24.39%) Lync
15 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (21.95%) NAS
15 9 (21.95%) XenApp
15 9 (21.95%) SCCM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (34.15%) IIS
3 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (24.39%) Lync
5 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
6 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (9.76%) CMS
7 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) EPiServer CMS
8 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
10 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) SAN
2 14 (34.15%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) DHCP
4 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) NAS
6 8 (19.51%) LAN
6 8 (19.51%) WAN
7 7 (17.07%) Internet
8 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
9 4 (9.76%) VLAN
10 3 (7.32%) Wireless
11 1 (2.44%) VPN
11 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MSI
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Network Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (14.63%) Team Leader
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Software Packaging
2 5 (12.20%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Change Control
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Change Management
3 6 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Coaching
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.44%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
1 7 (17.07%) VBScript
1 7 (17.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) vSphere
3 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
4 13 (31.71%) VMware ESX
5 9 (21.95%) XenApp
6 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
7 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
1 9 (21.95%) SCOM
2 6 (14.63%) SCDPM
3 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) VMware
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Citrix
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 11 (26.83%) HP
6 7 (17.07%) Fujitsu
6 7 (17.07%) AppSense
7 4 (9.76%) EMC
7 4 (9.76%) EPiServer
8 3 (7.32%) NetApp
8 3 (7.32%) Veritas
8 3 (7.32%) Dell
9 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 2 (4.88%) McAfee
9 2 (4.88%) IBM
9 2 (4.88%) Lotus
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago