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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 22.45% 9.09% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.89% 38.10% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 3
Average salary £30,000 £21,238 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.25% -18.31%
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
45 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 45.92% 23.86% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 23
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,550
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 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Citrix
3 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 24 (77.42%) VMware
4 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
5 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (61.29%) DNS
6 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (45.16%) HP
9 13 (41.94%) DHCP
9 13 (41.94%) SAN
9 13 (41.94%) Firewall
9 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
11 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (32.26%) XenApp
12 9 (29.03%) Linux
12 9 (29.03%) MCSE
12 9 (29.03%) VPN
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco
12 9 (29.03%) vSphere
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.81%) NAS
14 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (19.35%) CCA
15 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (19.35%) DDNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 13 (41.94%) DHCP
2 13 (41.94%) SAN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 8 (25.81%) NAS
6 6 (19.35%) DDNS
7 5 (16.13%) IP Telephony
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (9.68%) VLAN
10 2 (6.45%) VoIP
11 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (3.23%) IPv4
11 1 (3.23%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Support
7 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (29.03%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) CCA
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) MCSA
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) CCNP
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (32.26%) XenApp
3 9 (29.03%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) XenServer
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Citrix
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) HP
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 6 (19.35%) Brocade
7 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
7 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
7 5 (16.13%) NetApp
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.68%) Mitel
8 3 (9.68%) Avaya
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks