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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 56 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 47 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.71% 2.13% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.60% 8.08% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 32
Average salary £30,950 £26,650 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.13% -9.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £39,500 £41,600
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
322 198 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.30% 26.36% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 269 172 203
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,733 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £36,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 38 £33,250 +24.76% 4
Doncaster -4 4 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (71.55%) Microsoft
3 81 (69.83%) VMware
4 76 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (50.86%) Active Directory
6 47 (40.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (40.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (37.07%) HP
8 40 (34.48%) MS Excel
9 35 (30.17%) SQL
10 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (26.72%) MCSE
11 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
12 30 (25.86%) MCP
12 30 (25.86%) SAN
12 30 (25.86%) Change Management
13 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 25 (21.55%) Windows 7
15 24 (20.69%) Citrix
16 23 (19.83%) Cisco
17 22 (18.97%) ITIL
17 22 (18.97%) SCCM
18 19 (16.38%) Migration
18 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
19 18 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 17 (14.66%) vSphere
20 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
20 17 (14.66%) Data Management
20 17 (14.66%) SLA
21 16 (13.79%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (12.93%) Lync
5 14 (12.07%) IIS
6 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.07%) MS Visio
3 13 (11.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (11.21%) MS Project
4 11 (9.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.86%) SAN
2 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.79%) DNS
4 14 (12.07%) Internet
4 14 (12.07%) DHCP
5 13 (11.21%) Firewall
6 9 (7.76%) LAN
7 7 (6.03%) WAN
8 6 (5.17%) Wireless
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.59%) NAS
9 3 (2.59%) Unified Communications
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.72%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.72%) VPN
11 1 (0.86%) SNMP
11 1 (0.86%) SMTP
11 1 (0.86%) VoIP
11 1 (0.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.17%) MySQL
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.31%) DTS
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MSI
1 1 (0.86%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.86%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (11.21%) Finance
1 13 (11.21%) Military
2 11 (9.48%) Electronics
3 5 (4.31%) French Language
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Support Engineer
2 26 (22.41%) Windows Support Engineer
3 20 (17.24%) Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Server Engineer
4 19 (16.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 17 (14.66%) Server Support Engineer
5 17 (14.66%) Server Support
6 14 (12.07%) Consultant
7 11 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.48%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) Build Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) IT Support
9 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.48%) Web Services
2 2 (1.72%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.72%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Chip and PIN
1 13 (11.21%) Thin Client
1 13 (11.21%) Fat Client
2 9 (7.76%) Firmware
3 3 (2.59%) Clustering
3 3 (2.59%) Social Media
3 3 (2.59%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.72%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.86%) Replication
5 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (40.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.55%) Windows 7
5 15 (12.93%) Windows 8
6 14 (12.07%) Windows XP
7 13 (11.21%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (8.62%) Linux
9 3 (2.59%) UNIX
10 1 (0.86%) Solaris
10 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.86%) Change Management
2 22 (18.97%) ITIL
3 19 (16.38%) Migration
4 17 (14.66%) Data Management
5 14 (12.07%) Project Management
6 13 (11.21%) Strategic Planning
6 13 (11.21%) Asset Management
7 12 (10.34%) Problem Management
7 12 (10.34%) Validation
8 7 (6.03%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.17%) ERP
10 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.31%) WFM
10 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.72%) Change Control
12 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (0.86%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.17%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.72%) VBScript
3 2 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (26.72%) MCSE
3 30 (25.86%) MCP
4 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
5 13 (11.21%) Degree
5 13 (11.21%) HND
6 12 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.31%) NCDA
8 5 (4.31%) NCIE
9 4 (3.45%) VCAP
10 3 (2.59%) VTSP
10 3 (2.59%) VCDX
10 3 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.59%) CCNA
11 2 (1.72%) CCA
11 2 (1.72%) CCEE
11 2 (1.72%) MCITP
12 1 (0.86%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (50.86%) Active Directory
2 47 (40.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (14.66%) vSphere
4 14 (12.07%) Hyper-V
5 13 (11.21%) VMware ESX
6 11 (9.48%) XenServer
7 8 (6.90%) XenApp
8 7 (6.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.31%) vCloud
10 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (18.97%) SCCM
2 11 (9.48%) SCOM
3 9 (7.76%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.59%) Legato
5 1 (0.86%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.86%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 83 (71.55%) Microsoft
2 81 (69.83%) VMware
3 43 (37.07%) HP
4 24 (20.69%) Citrix
5 23 (19.83%) Cisco
6 16 (13.79%) IBM
6 16 (13.79%) NetApp
7 11 (9.48%) Veeam
7 11 (9.48%) Riverbed
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle
9 6 (5.17%) Dell
10 4 (3.45%) EMC
10 4 (3.45%) Symantec
11 3 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.59%) CommVault
12 2 (1.72%) Nortel
12 2 (1.72%) Avaya
12 2 (1.72%) Dialogic
13 1 (0.86%) Websense
13 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
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