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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 14.69% 25.64% 16.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.62% 42.55% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 10
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,000 £17,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £45,500
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
53 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 37.06% 60.26% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 18
Average salary £26,250 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £44,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Telford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (83.72%) Citrix
3 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
4 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
5 30 (69.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (62.79%) DNS
7 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (60.47%) VMware
8 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
9 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
10 18 (41.86%) DHCP
10 18 (41.86%) Firewall
11 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (34.88%) MS Office
12 15 (34.88%) ITIL
13 12 (27.91%) VPN
13 12 (27.91%) SAN
13 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
14 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
14 11 (25.58%) NAS
15 10 (23.26%) XenApp
15 10 (23.26%) Cisco
15 10 (23.26%) Linux
16 9 (20.93%) DDNS
17 8 (18.60%) Clustering
17 8 (18.60%) LAN
17 8 (18.60%) WAN
17 8 (18.60%) MCSE
17 8 (18.60%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 4 (9.30%) IIS
6 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) DNS
2 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
3 18 (41.86%) DHCP
3 18 (41.86%) Firewall
4 12 (27.91%) SAN
4 12 (27.91%) VPN
5 11 (25.58%) NAS
6 9 (20.93%) DDNS
7 8 (18.60%) WAN
7 8 (18.60%) LAN
8 7 (16.28%) IP Telephony
9 6 (13.95%) VLAN
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.63%) IPv4
10 5 (11.63%) IPv6
11 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Support
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.33%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (23.26%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Network Design
3 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.65%) Server Building
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 7 (16.28%) MCSA
4 6 (13.95%) CCNA
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.95%) MCITP
4 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.30%) CCA
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.26%) XenApp
4 7 (16.28%) Terminal Services
4 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.95%) vSphere
6 5 (11.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.65%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Citrix
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (60.47%) VMware
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco
5 8 (18.60%) Brocade
5 8 (18.60%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) SonicWALL
7 3 (6.98%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Avaya
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus
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