The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Telford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 28.95% 20.25% 14.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.89% 50.00% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 12
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 59.21% 40.51% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 24
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,800 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Shropshire

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 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Citrix
3 21 (80.77%) VMware
4 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (50.00%) XenApp
8 12 (46.15%) DNS
9 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (38.46%) Migration
10 10 (38.46%) DHCP
10 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (34.62%) vSphere
11 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
12 7 (26.92%) HP
12 7 (26.92%) XenServer
13 6 (23.08%) Cisco
13 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (19.23%) Firewall
14 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
15 4 (15.38%) SAN
15 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
16 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
3 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) DDNS
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Migration
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
2 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCA
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (50.00%) XenApp
4 9 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (34.62%) vSphere
5 7 (26.92%) XenServer
6 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Citrix
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
5 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
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