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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.35% 12.03% 11.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% 37.21% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
Average salary £21,500 £20,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% -35.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £18,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 40.22% 32.33% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 16
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -21.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (27.27%) DDNS
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) XenServer
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DDNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCA
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
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