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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.43% 3.49% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.84% 16.94% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 19
Median salary £29,250 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £23,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £35,200
UK excluding London median 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
137 124 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.46% 20.63% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 106 143
Median salary £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -14 3 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Tamworth +3 2 £29,250 -10.00%
Cannock +1 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Lichfield -4 1 £20,000 -29.82%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (64.29%) VMware
6 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (50.00%) DNS
7 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (42.86%) SAN
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco
9 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
10 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (28.57%) Network Security
10 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 4 (28.57%) LAN
10 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
11 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (21.43%) SQL
11 3 (21.43%) WAN
11 3 (21.43%) DHCP
11 3 (21.43%) VPN
11 3 (21.43%) VLAN
11 3 (21.43%) vSphere
11 3 (21.43%) Service Management
11 3 (21.43%) Firewall
12 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 2 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Server Building
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Genesys
5 1 (7.14%) HP
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