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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 19 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.84% 9.79% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.85% 35.90% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 1
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -16.98%
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
65 78 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.50% 27.27% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 34
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 November 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (68.75%) VMware
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
7 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (46.88%) Citrix
8 15 (46.88%) SAN
9 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
9 14 (43.75%) IIS
10 13 (40.63%) Cisco
11 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
11 12 (37.50%) vSphere
12 11 (34.38%) HP
12 11 (34.38%) MS Office
12 11 (34.38%) DNS
12 11 (34.38%) Finance
13 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
13 9 (28.13%) Clustering
13 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
13 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
13 9 (28.13%) NAS
13 9 (28.13%) Lync
13 9 (28.13%) SCCM
13 9 (28.13%) SCOM
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (25.00%) Change Control
14 8 (25.00%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) IIS
3 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
3 9 (28.13%) Lync
4 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (15.63%) EPiServer CMS
6 5 (15.63%) CMS
6 5 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
10 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (15.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) DNS
3 9 (28.13%) NAS
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
5 6 (18.75%) Firewall
5 6 (18.75%) DHCP
5 6 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 5 (15.63%) VLAN
7 3 (9.38%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 3 (9.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MSI
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Team Leader
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Software Packaging
2 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
1 8 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (21.88%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) VBScript
1 4 (12.50%) VB
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 12 (37.50%) vSphere
3 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
4 6 (18.75%) XenApp
5 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
1 9 (28.13%) SCOM
2 6 (18.75%) SCDPM
3 4 (12.50%) EdgeSight
4 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) Citrix
4 13 (40.63%) Cisco
5 11 (34.38%) HP
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) EPiServer
7 4 (12.50%) AppSense
7 4 (12.50%) Fujitsu
8 3 (9.38%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) Veritas
9 2 (6.25%) Lotus
9 2 (6.25%) Symantec
9 2 (6.25%) McAfee
9 2 (6.25%) IBM
9 2 (6.25%) NetApp
Solihull
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 days ago