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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 38 28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 3.00% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.67% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Median salary - £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
32 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.16% 17.98% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 38
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £33,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) ETRM
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware