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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.77% 5.58% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.38% 18.29% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 2
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £23,488
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,278
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £24,698
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
106 164 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.10% 30.48% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 96 131 108
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -12 2 £31,000 -12.67% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -5 1 £38,000 +4.82%
Tamworth -11 1 £51,500 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 21 (77.78%) VMware
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
7 13 (48.15%) Citrix
8 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (29.63%) CCNA
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) SAN
10 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
11 7 (25.93%) NetApp
11 7 (25.93%) Firewall
12 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (22.22%) MCP
12 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (22.22%) Security Patching
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
13 5 (18.52%) XenApp
13 5 (18.52%) MCITP
13 5 (18.52%) People Management
13 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (14.81%) DNS
5 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) VLAN
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.70%) IPv4
8 1 (3.70%) IPv6
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security
8 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) IT Support
2 8 (29.63%) IT Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Information Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
8 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (7.41%) Administrator
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
8 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Security Patching
2 5 (18.52%) People Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Information Management
4 3 (11.11%) QMS
4 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CCNA
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCP
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (18.52%) MCITP
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
4 4 (14.81%) CCA
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) MCTS
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (18.52%) XenApp
5 4 (14.81%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) Citrix
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) Dell KACE
6 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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