The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 15 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 76 81 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.49% 11.19% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.85% 36.16% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 39
Average salary £30,500 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.27% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,985 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
294 224 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.97% 30.94% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 247 170 183
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £19,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 64 £33,000 -13.15% 3
Doncaster -3 10 £30,750 -14.58% 2
Rotherham -17 2 £30,000 +6.19%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (81.13%) Microsoft
3 66 (62.26%) VMware
4 62 (58.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (56.60%) Active Directory
6 48 (45.28%) MS Excel
7 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (33.02%) SAN
10 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
11 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (27.36%) HP
12 29 (27.36%) MCSE
13 25 (23.58%) SQL
14 24 (22.64%) ITIL
15 23 (21.70%) Change Management
16 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
17 21 (19.81%) Citrix
17 21 (19.81%) VMware ESX
17 21 (19.81%) SCCM
17 21 (19.81%) Windows 7
18 20 (18.87%) MCP
18 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.98%) IIS
19 18 (16.98%) SLA
20 16 (15.09%) DNS
21 15 (14.15%) Internet
21 15 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2007
21 15 (14.15%) vSphere
22 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 32 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.98%) IIS
3 15 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.49%) Lync
6 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.72%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (45.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.32%) MS Office
3 8 (7.55%) MS Project
3 8 (7.55%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.02%) SAN
2 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.09%) DNS
4 15 (14.15%) Internet
5 14 (13.21%) Firewall
5 14 (13.21%) LAN
5 14 (13.21%) WAN
6 11 (10.38%) DHCP
7 9 (8.49%) VPN
8 7 (6.60%) Network Security
9 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (5.66%) NAS
9 6 (5.66%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (2.83%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.89%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.94%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (10.38%) Electronics
1 11 (10.38%) Military
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) French Language
4 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Support Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Server Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Windows Support Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Server Support Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Consultant
3 17 (16.04%) Server Support
4 16 (15.09%) Windows Server Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) IT Support
5 10 (9.43%) Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Build Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (8.49%) Thin Client
2 9 (8.49%) Fat Client
3 8 (7.55%) Firmware
4 6 (5.66%) PKI
5 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Clustering
6 3 (2.83%) Social Media
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (58.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (19.81%) Windows 7
5 14 (13.21%) Windows XP
6 11 (10.38%) Linux
7 10 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.83%) UNIX
8 3 (2.83%) AIX
9 2 (1.89%) HPUX
9 2 (1.89%) Solaris
9 2 (1.89%) VMS
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.89%) SUSE
9 2 (1.89%) Fedora
10 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) ITIL
2 23 (21.70%) Change Management
3 14 (13.21%) Project Management
3 14 (13.21%) Migration
4 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.49%) Validation
5 9 (8.49%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (8.49%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.55%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.55%) Data Management
7 6 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (5.66%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.83%) WFM
9 3 (2.83%) Information Management
9 3 (2.83%) CRM
9 3 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.83%) Change Control
9 3 (2.83%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.58%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) VBScript
2 5 (4.72%) VB
3 3 (2.83%) C#
3 3 (2.83%) Delphi
4 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (27.36%) MCSE
3 20 (18.87%) MCP
4 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.32%) Degree
6 8 (7.55%) HND
7 4 (3.77%) MCSA
7 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.77%) MCITP
8 3 (2.83%) CCA
8 3 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.89%) MCTS
9 2 (1.89%) VCAP
9 2 (1.89%) CCEE
9 2 (1.89%) CCIA
10 1 (0.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (56.60%) Active Directory
2 39 (36.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.81%) VMware ESX
4 15 (14.15%) vSphere
5 10 (9.43%) vCloud
6 9 (8.49%) Hyper-V
7 8 (7.55%) XenServer
8 7 (6.60%) XenApp
9 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.83%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (19.81%) SCCM
2 9 (8.49%) SCDPM
3 6 (5.66%) SCOM
4 2 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.94%) OpenView
5 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.94%) SCSM
5 1 (0.94%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 86 (81.13%) Microsoft
2 66 (62.26%) VMware
3 29 (27.36%) HP
4 21 (19.81%) Citrix
5 14 (13.21%) Cisco
6 10 (9.43%) IBM
6 10 (9.43%) Riverbed
7 9 (8.49%) Veeam
7 9 (8.49%) Websense
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle
8 6 (5.66%) McAfee
8 6 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.66%) Dell
9 5 (4.72%) NetApp
9 5 (4.72%) OPNET
10 3 (2.83%) Symantec
10 3 (2.83%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.83%) IronPort
11 2 (1.89%) Dialogic
11 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Sheffield, Yorkshire
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Salary: £38000 per annum
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