The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 20.41% 3.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.63% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £23,750 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.31% -
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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 38.78% 25.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -34.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,100 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,150 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Nagios
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Replication
7 3 (20.00%) Postfix
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) XenApp
8 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) MCTS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCTS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Postfix
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware