The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.05% 2.41% 5.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.47% 12.50% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 30
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £38,850 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 128 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.05% 19.31% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 134 117 90
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 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
Tamworth - 5 £25,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -11 3 £32,500 +0.77% 1
Stafford -11 3 £25,000 -7.40% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £24,750 -
Lichfield - 1 £33,000 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
7 9 (33.33%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco
8 8 (29.63%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (22.22%) MCSE
10 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (18.52%) SCCM
12 4 (14.81%) VLAN
12 4 (14.81%) IIS
12 4 (14.81%) .NET
12 4 (14.81%) MCSA
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
13 3 (11.11%) vSphere
13 3 (11.11%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) VLAN
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) PABX
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Support Specialist
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Junior DBA
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) REST
3 3 (11.11%) NancyFx
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 3 (11.11%) Ajax
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) WCF
3 3 (11.11%) WPF
3 3 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
1 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (7.41%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL
1 2 (7.41%) ETL
1 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.70%) Email Management
2 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
2 1 (3.70%) B2C
2 1 (3.70%) Web Development
2 1 (3.70%) Time Management
2 1 (3.70%) Migration
2 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VB
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
5 2 (7.41%) Talend
6 1 (3.70%) Acronis
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.70%) Altiris
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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