The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 4 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 20.87% 4.49% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.64% 13.79% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 9
Average salary £30,750 £21,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.02% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £25,800 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Shropshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 47.83% 32.58% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 23
Average salary £30,500 £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Telford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (91.49%) Citrix
3 36 (76.60%) VMware
4 33 (70.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
5 31 (65.96%) DNS
6 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
7 24 (51.06%) MS Exchange
7 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (48.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (42.55%) SAN
9 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
10 19 (40.43%) Firewall
11 18 (38.30%) VPN
12 17 (36.17%) DHCP
13 16 (34.04%) Linux
13 16 (34.04%) NAS
14 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
14 15 (31.91%) HP
15 14 (29.79%) Cisco
15 14 (29.79%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (29.79%) DDNS
15 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (27.66%) Brocade
17 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
19 10 (21.28%) IP Telephony
19 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2000
19 10 (21.28%) CCA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 24 (51.06%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.15%) Apache
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.51%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (65.96%) DNS
2 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
2 20 (42.55%) SAN
3 19 (40.43%) Firewall
4 18 (38.30%) VPN
5 17 (36.17%) DHCP
6 16 (34.04%) NAS
7 14 (29.79%) DDNS
8 10 (21.28%) IP Telephony
9 9 (19.15%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (14.89%) VLAN
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (10.64%) IPv4
11 5 (10.64%) IPv6
12 4 (8.51%) WAN
12 4 (8.51%) LAN
13 2 (4.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (10.64%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Support Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Support
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Support
8 2 (4.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (70.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Network Design
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.26%) IT Governance
4 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.79%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (21.28%) CCA
4 9 (19.15%) MCSE
4 9 (19.15%) MCSA
5 7 (14.89%) CCNA
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (12.77%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
5 6 (12.77%) XenApp
5 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Nagios
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Citrix
2 36 (76.60%) VMware
3 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.91%) HP
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco
6 13 (27.66%) Brocade
7 6 (12.77%) SonicWALL
7 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
8 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.51%) Mitel
8 4 (8.51%) Avaya
8 4 (8.51%) Juniper
8 4 (8.51%) NetApp
9 1 (2.13%) Lotus
Telford
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago