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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 13.33% 24.44% 11.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 44.00% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Average salary £45,000 £21,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.76% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
35 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 46.67% 55.56% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 17
Average salary £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
3 24 (85.71%) Citrix
3 24 (85.71%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (60.71%) XenApp
7 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (42.86%) vSphere
9 12 (42.86%) DNS
9 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (39.29%) DHCP
10 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (35.71%) Migration
11 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (32.14%) HP
13 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 6 (21.43%) Firewall
14 6 (21.43%) XenServer
15 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
15 5 (17.86%) Cisco
15 5 (17.86%) SAN
15 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
16 4 (14.29%) NetApp
16 4 (14.29%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) DHCP
3 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Server Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) CCA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (60.71%) XenApp
3 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (42.86%) vSphere
5 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (21.43%) XenServer
7 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Citrix
1 24 (85.71%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus