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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 51 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.72% 2.06% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.47% 8.33% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 31
Average salary £29,900 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,695 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
292 180 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.74% 24.73% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 260 167 184
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +21 38 £29,900 +12.19% 3
Doncaster +4 6 £27,000 -28.00% 2
Barnsley - 3 £23,000 -
Rotherham +5 2 £28,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (73.85%) Microsoft
3 87 (66.92%) VMware
4 84 (64.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 72 (55.38%) Active Directory
6 52 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 49 (37.69%) MS Excel
8 46 (35.38%) HP
8 46 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (27.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (27.69%) SAN
10 35 (26.92%) MCSE
10 35 (26.92%) SQL
11 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
11 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
11 34 (26.15%) Change Management
12 32 (24.62%) MCP
13 28 (21.54%) Windows 7
14 25 (19.23%) ITIL
15 24 (18.46%) Citrix
15 24 (18.46%) SCCM
16 23 (17.69%) Cisco
17 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
18 21 (16.15%) SLA
19 20 (15.38%) VMware ESX
20 19 (14.62%) Migration
20 19 (14.62%) Internet
20 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
20 19 (14.62%) Security Cleared
20 19 (14.62%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.85%) IIS
4 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (11.54%) Lync
5 13 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.08%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 49 (37.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.77%) MS Office
3 13 (10.00%) MS Project
3 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 13 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.69%) SAN
2 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
3 19 (14.62%) Internet
4 16 (12.31%) DHCP
4 16 (12.31%) DNS
5 14 (10.77%) Firewall
6 9 (6.92%) LAN
7 7 (5.38%) WAN
8 5 (3.85%) Wireless
8 5 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (3.85%) NAS
9 4 (3.08%) Network Security
10 3 (2.31%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.31%) VPN
11 2 (1.54%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.77%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.62%) MySQL
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.85%) DTS
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.77%) MSI
2 1 (0.77%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.77%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (12.31%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Military
3 11 (8.46%) Electronics
4 6 (4.62%) French Language
5 2 (1.54%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (32.31%) Support Engineer
2 29 (22.31%) Windows Support Engineer
3 22 (16.92%) Server Engineer
4 21 (16.15%) Windows Server Engineer
5 19 (14.62%) Server Support Engineer
5 19 (14.62%) Analyst
5 19 (14.62%) Server Support
6 17 (13.08%) Consultant
7 11 (8.46%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 10 (7.69%) IT Support
9 9 (6.92%) Build Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Service Analyst
9 9 (6.92%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.38%) Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Web Services
2 3 (2.31%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Thin Client
1 14 (10.77%) Fat Client
2 13 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (6.92%) Firmware
4 5 (3.85%) Clustering
5 3 (2.31%) Social Media
6 2 (1.54%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.54%) PKI
6 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (64.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (21.54%) Windows 7
5 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
6 14 (10.77%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.46%) Linux
8 10 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.54%) UNIX
10 1 (0.77%) AIX
10 1 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) Change Management
2 25 (19.23%) ITIL
3 19 (14.62%) Migration
4 16 (12.31%) Project Management
5 15 (11.54%) Validation
5 15 (11.54%) Data Management
5 15 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 13 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 13 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (6.15%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.38%) ERP
8 7 (5.38%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.85%) WFM
10 3 (2.31%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.31%) Change Control
11 2 (1.54%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.92%) SQL
2 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.08%) VBScript
3 4 (3.08%) VB
4 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (27.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (26.92%) MCSE
3 32 (24.62%) MCP
4 19 (14.62%) Security Cleared
5 16 (12.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (10.00%) HND
6 13 (10.00%) Degree
7 4 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.31%) CCNA
8 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) NCDA
9 2 (1.54%) NCIE
9 2 (1.54%) VCAP
9 2 (1.54%) CCA
9 2 (1.54%) MCITP
9 2 (1.54%) CCEE
10 1 (0.77%) CCAA
10 1 (0.77%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.15%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 52 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 19 (14.62%) vSphere
5 15 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 10 (7.69%) XenServer
6 10 (7.69%) vCloud
7 7 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.62%) XenApp
9 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) SCCM
2 11 (8.46%) SCOM
3 9 (6.92%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.31%) OPNET
5 1 (0.77%) Legato
5 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.77%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 96 (73.85%) Microsoft
2 87 (66.92%) VMware
3 46 (35.38%) HP
4 24 (18.46%) Citrix
5 23 (17.69%) Cisco
6 16 (12.31%) IBM
7 14 (10.77%) Riverbed
8 13 (10.00%) NetApp
9 12 (9.23%) Veeam
10 7 (5.38%) Oracle
11 5 (3.85%) Dell
12 4 (3.08%) EMC
13 3 (2.31%) Websense
13 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.31%) Symantec
14 2 (1.54%) McAfee
14 2 (1.54%) Nortel
14 2 (1.54%) Avaya
14 2 (1.54%) Dialogic
15 1 (0.77%) Blue Coat
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Salary: £9.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £38000 per annum
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