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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.54% 7.92% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.19% 26.87% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 30
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
210 268 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.85% 29.48% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 225 174
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -29 24 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Doncaster -18 7 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
4 37 (57.81%) VMware
5 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 30 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (40.63%) SLA
9 22 (34.38%) Citrix
9 22 (34.38%) MS Office
10 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
11 20 (31.25%) Windows 8
11 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
12 19 (29.69%) Linux
12 19 (29.69%) ITIL
13 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
14 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (21.88%) UNIX
14 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (21.88%) SAN
15 13 (20.31%) NetApp
15 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
16 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
16 12 (18.75%) MCSA
16 12 (18.75%) IIS
16 12 (18.75%) SQL
16 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
17 11 (17.19%) vSphere
17 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (18.75%) IIS
4 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (34.38%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Primavera
1 1 (1.56%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) SAN
2 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.06%) Firewall
3 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (10.94%) LAN
5 6 (9.38%) WAN
5 6 (9.38%) VPN
5 6 (9.38%) NAS
6 3 (4.69%) DNS
7 2 (3.13%) Wireless
7 2 (3.13%) Internet
7 2 (3.13%) MPLS
7 2 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (3.13%) PABX
8 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Server Engineer
1 15 (23.44%) Windows Server Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Server Support
4 10 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) Server Support Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Support Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
9 4 (6.25%) Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) CSS
1 5 (7.81%) HTML
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
5 20 (31.25%) Windows 8
6 19 (29.69%) Linux
7 14 (21.88%) UNIX
8 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.81%) Solaris
10 4 (6.25%) SUSE
10 4 (6.25%) Debian
10 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Change Management
3 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.94%) Change Control
4 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) Data Management
8 2 (3.13%) Line Management
8 2 (3.13%) Time Management
8 2 (3.13%) ISMS
8 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.56%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Uniface
2 5 (7.81%) Python
2 5 (7.81%) C++
2 5 (7.81%) Java
2 5 (7.81%) VBScript
2 5 (7.81%) VB
3 4 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) MCSA
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) MCP
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) MCSE
7 2 (3.13%) HND
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
8 1 (1.56%) CCNP
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (40.63%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.19%) vSphere
4 10 (15.63%) VMware ESX
4 10 (15.63%) XenApp
4 10 (15.63%) vCloud
5 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
6 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.56%) XenServer
9 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 6 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.38%) Opsview
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.56%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (57.81%) VMware
3 22 (34.38%) Citrix
4 13 (20.31%) NetApp
5 8 (12.50%) Oracle
5 8 (12.50%) HP
6 7 (10.94%) IBM
7 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.38%) Symantec
7 6 (9.38%) Kaspersky
8 5 (7.81%) Northgate
8 5 (7.81%) Cisco
9 4 (6.25%) Websense
10 3 (4.69%) IronPort
10 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.13%) Veeam
12 1 (1.56%) Civica
12 1 (1.56%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.56%) SAP
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