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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.73% 4.72% 6.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 13.10% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £58,400
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
45 84 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.58% 36.05% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 74 31
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (14.29%) Firebird
7 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Avaya
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (14.29%) Symantec
7 1 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Firebird
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
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