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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 43 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.50% 4.49% 6.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.36% 16.28% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 51
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
280 215 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.32% 27.56% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 252 166 225
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 -9 30 £30,000 +4.34% 2
Doncaster -7 8 £20,000 -33.33%
Barnsley -4 2 £23,500 -57.27%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (76.14%) Microsoft
3 58 (65.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (64.77%) VMware
5 54 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 39 (44.32%) Active Directory
8 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 28 (31.82%) Citrix
9 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (28.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (26.14%) DNS
11 23 (26.14%) SQL
12 22 (25.00%) ITIL
12 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 21 (23.86%) Change Management
13 21 (23.86%) MS Office
14 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
14 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
14 20 (22.73%) MCSE
15 18 (20.45%) Cisco
15 18 (20.45%) SCCM
16 17 (19.32%) vSphere
16 17 (19.32%) NetApp
17 16 (18.18%) HP
17 16 (18.18%) Firewall
17 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (18.18%) SLA
18 15 (17.05%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 25 (28.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (11.36%) Lync
6 9 (10.23%) IIS
6 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (23.86%) MS Office
3 7 (7.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.82%) MS Project
4 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.14%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.14%) DNS
2 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 16 (18.18%) Firewall
4 15 (17.05%) SAN
5 14 (15.91%) DHCP
6 12 (13.64%) LAN
7 11 (12.50%) WAN
8 6 (6.82%) VoIP
9 5 (5.68%) Wireless
9 5 (5.68%) Internet
10 4 (4.55%) VPN
10 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.27%) IPv4
12 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.27%) IPsec
13 1 (1.14%) SSH
13 1 (1.14%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.68%) MySQL
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) QlikView
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) DTS
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Military
3 4 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Support Engineer
2 14 (15.91%) Server Engineer
2 14 (15.91%) Windows Server Engineer
2 14 (15.91%) IT Support
3 13 (14.77%) Server Support
4 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) IT Support Technician
6 10 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Support Technician
7 8 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) Web Services
2 3 (3.41%) LINQ
3 2 (2.27%) WAP
4 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Clustering
1 3 (3.41%) FlexPod
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.27%) Replication
2 2 (2.27%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.14%) CCTV
3 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (65.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (17.05%) Linux
5 10 (11.36%) UNIX
5 10 (11.36%) Windows XP
5 10 (11.36%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.95%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) AIX
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) ITIL
2 21 (23.86%) Change Management
3 15 (17.05%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.36%) Migration
5 6 (6.82%) Data Management
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
5 6 (6.82%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.68%) CRM
7 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.41%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.41%) Process Management
9 2 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.27%) Validation
9 2 (2.27%) ISMS
9 2 (2.27%) Change Control
10 1 (1.14%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.14%) Software Distribution
10 1 (1.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) VBScript
2 2 (2.27%) VB
2 2 (2.27%) C
3 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (22.73%) MCSE
3 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) MCP
5 8 (9.09%) MCSA
6 5 (5.68%) HND
6 5 (5.68%) Degree
6 5 (5.68%) NCDA
6 5 (5.68%) NCIE
6 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.41%) VCAP
7 3 (3.41%) VTSP
7 3 (3.41%) VCDX
7 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.27%) CCNA
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.14%) CCENT
9 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 39 (44.32%) Active Directory
2 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.32%) vSphere
4 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
5 12 (13.64%) XenApp
6 11 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.41%) XenServer
8 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) SCCM
2 8 (9.09%) SCOM
3 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.41%) Legato
4 3 (3.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 67 (76.14%) Microsoft
2 57 (64.77%) VMware
3 28 (31.82%) Citrix
4 18 (20.45%) Cisco
5 17 (19.32%) NetApp
6 16 (18.18%) HP
7 11 (12.50%) EMC
8 10 (11.36%) IBM
9 8 (9.09%) CommVault
10 7 (7.95%) Dell
11 6 (6.82%) Oracle
12 5 (5.68%) Siemens
12 5 (5.68%) Sage
12 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.68%) Symantec
13 3 (3.41%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.27%) Apple
15 1 (1.14%) Avaya
15 1 (1.14%) CA
Sheffield
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 9 days ago
Mexborough
Eden Lea
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago