The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 59 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.82% 6.41% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.42% 19.73% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 16
Average salary £39,000 £29,900 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
227 299 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.78% 32.46% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 266 174
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,000 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -25 23 £39,000 +30.43% 1
Doncaster -4 11 £35,000 +29.62% 3
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 46 (70.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (61.54%) VMware
4 33 (50.77%) MS Excel
5 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
7 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (36.92%) SLA
8 24 (36.92%) Windows 7
9 23 (35.38%) Windows 8
10 22 (33.85%) Linux
11 20 (30.77%) Citrix
12 18 (27.69%) ITIL
13 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
13 17 (26.15%) MS Office
13 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
14 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
14 16 (24.62%) UNIX
14 16 (24.62%) NetApp
15 15 (23.08%) SAN
15 15 (23.08%) SQL
16 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (18.46%) IIS
17 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
17 12 (18.46%) Firewall
18 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
18 11 (16.92%) MCSA
18 11 (16.92%) Oracle
18 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.46%) IIS
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (50.77%) MS Excel
2 17 (26.15%) MS Office
3 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Primavera
1 1 (1.54%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
2 12 (18.46%) Firewall
3 9 (13.85%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (12.31%) LAN
4 8 (12.31%) WAN
5 4 (6.15%) VPN
5 4 (6.15%) DNS
5 4 (6.15%) NAS
6 3 (4.62%) DHCP
7 2 (3.08%) PABX
7 2 (3.08%) Internet
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Server Engineer
1 15 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Server Support
4 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Server Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Storage Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 6 (9.23%) Server Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
1 7 (10.77%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Private Cloud
2 6 (9.23%) FlexPod
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.15%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (70.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (36.92%) Windows 7
5 23 (35.38%) Windows 8
6 22 (33.85%) Linux
7 16 (24.62%) UNIX
8 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
9 7 (10.77%) Solaris
10 6 (9.23%) SUSE
10 6 (9.23%) Debian
10 6 (9.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
3 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.31%) Change Management
3 8 (12.31%) Migration
4 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (7.69%) Project Management
5 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.15%) Change Control
6 4 (6.15%) Data Management
7 2 (3.08%) Time Management
7 2 (3.08%) Line Management
8 1 (1.54%) Server Building
8 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.54%) ISMS
8 1 (1.54%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) C++
2 7 (10.77%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) VBScript
2 7 (10.77%) VB
2 7 (10.77%) Python
2 7 (10.77%) Uniface
3 6 (9.23%) PHP
4 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (16.92%) MCSA
4 9 (13.85%) Degree
4 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (9.23%) MCP
7 4 (6.15%) HND
8 1 (1.54%) MCSE
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 10 (15.38%) vSphere
3 10 (15.38%) vCloud
4 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.31%) XenApp
5 7 (10.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (10.77%) Terminal Services
6 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.54%) XenServer
7 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.54%) Firmware
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) SCCM
2 4 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.15%) Opsview
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 40 (61.54%) VMware
3 20 (30.77%) Citrix
4 16 (24.62%) NetApp
5 11 (16.92%) Oracle
6 8 (12.31%) HP
7 7 (10.77%) Cisco
7 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.77%) Northgate
8 6 (9.23%) Websense
8 6 (9.23%) IBM
9 5 (7.69%) Symantec
9 5 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 5 (7.69%) IronPort
10 4 (6.15%) Kaspersky
10 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.15%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.54%) Veeam
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