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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.53% 8.79% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 26.37% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 6
Average salary £36,000 £24,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -32.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £18,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
55 91 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.82% 33.33% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 35
Average salary £30,500 £25,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.60% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £58,000 £42,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) IIS
6 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
6 13 (54.17%) Citrix
7 11 (45.83%) vSphere
7 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
8 10 (41.67%) ITIL
9 9 (37.50%) DNS
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (33.33%) XenApp
10 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 8 (33.33%) SAN
10 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (29.17%) HP
11 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
11 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (25.00%) IaaS
12 6 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
12 6 (25.00%) EPiServer CMS
12 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 14 (58.33%) IIS
2 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (25.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (25.00%) CMS
5 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.83%) Lync
6 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) IaaS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (25.00%) VLAN
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
4 5 (20.83%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Team Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Software Packaging
2 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (20.83%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (16.67%) VBScript
1 4 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) vSphere
2 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (33.33%) XenApp
4 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
1 5 (20.83%) SCDPM
2 4 (16.67%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) EPiServer
5 6 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) Fujitsu
7 4 (16.67%) AppSense
8 2 (8.33%) IBM
8 2 (8.33%) Lotus
8 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Competitive
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