The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 58 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.22% 2.89% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.20% 15.38% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £26,700 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,800 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 117 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.17% 18.78% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 142 111 103
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Staffordshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 6 £32,500 -2.98%
Tamworth - 3 £25,500 -
Stafford -1 2 £30,000 +11.11%
Burton-upon-Trent -5 1 £37,000 +13.84%
Lichfield - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (33.33%) LAN
6 12 (33.33%) WAN
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
7 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (27.78%) Citrix
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco
9 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
10 7 (19.44%) Firewall
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) SAN
10 7 (19.44%) VPN
10 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
10 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
10 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (16.67%) MCSE
12 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.89%) ERP
12 5 (13.89%) MS Office
12 5 (13.89%) Web Services
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (13.89%) VLAN
12 5 (13.89%) vSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 4 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Google Apps
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) LAN
1 12 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) VPN
3 5 (13.89%) VLAN
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) IT Support
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Technician
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.56%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) WinForms
3 3 (8.33%) WCF
3 3 (8.33%) WPF
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.33%) JSON
3 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.33%) Ajax
3 3 (8.33%) jQuery
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 3 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.56%) Debian
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.78%) Android
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ERP
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Change Control
3 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.56%) Email Management
3 2 (5.56%) People Management
3 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Web Development
4 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) VB
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) Terminal Server
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Lotus
4 4 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Talend
6 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) Acronis
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago