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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 18.92% 29.27% 14.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 46.15% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 11
Average salary £37,500 £18,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,650 £36,000
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
40 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 54.05% 63.41% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 24
Average salary £28,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) MS Exchange
2 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
3 25 (86.21%) Citrix
4 24 (82.76%) VMware
5 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
6 21 (72.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (58.62%) XenApp
9 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (48.28%) DNS
11 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (41.38%) vSphere
12 12 (41.38%) DHCP
12 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (34.48%) Migration
13 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (34.48%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
15 8 (27.59%) HP
16 7 (24.14%) XenServer
17 6 (20.69%) Firewall
17 6 (20.69%) Cisco
18 5 (17.24%) SAN
19 4 (13.79%) NetApp
19 4 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
19 4 (13.79%) MCSE
19 4 (13.79%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (96.55%) MS Exchange
2 21 (72.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.45%) Apache
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) DHCP
3 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) SAN
6 2 (6.90%) DDNS
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) CCA
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) XenApp
3 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (41.38%) vSphere
5 10 (34.48%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (24.14%) XenServer
7 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Citrix
2 24 (82.76%) VMware
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) SonicWALL
6 4 (13.79%) NetApp
6 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.90%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks