The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.33% 14.14% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.11% 43.75% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 6
Average salary £19,000 £33,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.70% -6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.15% 32.32% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 47
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wakefield region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) MS Exchange
3 15 (83.33%) Citrix
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) SharePoint
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
5 11 (61.11%) Change Control
6 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (50.00%) Publishing
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (50.00%) .NET
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) IIS
6 9 (50.00%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 8 (44.44%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (27.78%) SLA
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
9 5 (27.78%) Symantec
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 17 (94.44%) MS Exchange
2 11 (61.11%) SharePoint
3 9 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.11%) Lync
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DHCP
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Change Control
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago