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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 47 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 36 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.31% 3.90% 11.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.61% 15.65% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 63
Average salary £30,000 £29,900 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,550 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
238 230 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.27% 24.92% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 194 202 178
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -14 29 £30,000 +0.33% 1
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (81.58%) Microsoft
3 54 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (56.58%) VMware
5 41 (53.95%) Active Directory
6 40 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (51.32%) MS Exchange
8 37 (48.68%) MS Office
9 34 (44.74%) MS Excel
10 27 (35.53%) SLA
11 26 (34.21%) Citrix
11 26 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (28.95%) ITIL
14 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
15 19 (25.00%) SQL
16 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
17 15 (19.74%) Linux
17 15 (19.74%) MCSA
17 15 (19.74%) DNS
17 15 (19.74%) SAN
18 14 (18.42%) NetApp
18 14 (18.42%) Windows 8
19 13 (17.11%) XenApp
19 13 (17.11%) Change Management
20 12 (15.79%) Firewall
20 12 (15.79%) Windows XP
20 12 (15.79%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (51.32%) MS Exchange
2 26 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.21%) Lync
6 4 (5.26%) IIS
7 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (48.68%) MS Office
2 34 (44.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.58%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.58%) MS Project
3 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.32%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 15 (19.74%) DNS
2 15 (19.74%) SAN
3 12 (15.79%) Firewall
4 9 (11.84%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (11.84%) LAN
5 8 (10.53%) WAN
6 7 (9.21%) DHCP
6 7 (9.21%) VPN
7 6 (7.89%) NAS
8 5 (6.58%) VoIP
9 4 (5.26%) Wireless
10 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.95%) Internet
11 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.32%) PABX
12 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (1.32%) MPLS
12 1 (1.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 4 (5.26%) Electronics
4 4 (5.26%) Military
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (17.11%) Server Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) IT Support
3 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) IT Support Technician
3 10 (13.16%) Support Technician
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Server Support
4 9 (11.84%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Service Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.26%) Architect
8 4 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) WAP
2 2 (2.63%) LINQ
3 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Clustering
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.32%) CCTV
3 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (19.74%) Linux
5 14 (18.42%) Windows 8
6 12 (15.79%) UNIX
6 12 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.32%) AIX
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Change Management
3 7 (9.21%) Change Control
3 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.89%) Migration
4 6 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.26%) CRM
5 4 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.95%) ISMS
7 2 (2.63%) Data Management
7 2 (2.63%) Process Management
8 1 (1.32%) Network Design
8 1 (1.32%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.32%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) VBScript
2 2 (2.63%) VB
2 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.74%) MCSA
3 10 (13.16%) MCSE
4 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) MCP
5 5 (6.58%) Degree
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.26%) HND
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCITP
7 1 (1.32%) CCENT
7 1 (1.32%) VCDX
7 1 (1.32%) VCP4
7 1 (1.32%) NCDA
7 1 (1.32%) NCIE
7 1 (1.32%) VCAP
7 1 (1.32%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (35.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 41 (53.95%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) XenApp
4 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
5 10 (13.16%) vSphere
6 7 (9.21%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.95%) XenServer
9 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.32%) Firmware
10 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) SCCM
2 6 (7.89%) SCOM
2 6 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (7.89%) Opsview
3 4 (5.26%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.95%) WSUS
5 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) Legato
5 1 (1.32%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 43 (56.58%) VMware
3 26 (34.21%) Citrix
4 14 (18.42%) NetApp
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco
6 8 (10.53%) Symantec
7 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.21%) HP
7 7 (9.21%) EMC
8 6 (7.89%) CommVault
8 6 (7.89%) Kaspersky
9 5 (6.58%) Sage
9 5 (6.58%) Siemens
9 5 (6.58%) Oracle
10 4 (5.26%) IBM
11 2 (2.63%) Dell
11 2 (2.63%) Veeam
12 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.32%) Civica
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