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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.00% 9.80% 6.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.19% 27.78% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 7
Average salary £19,500 £29,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.17% -15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,950 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
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
105 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 43.21% 35.29% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 46
Average salary £25,000 £29,625 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.61% +7.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £41,250
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 23 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
3 20 (80.00%) Citrix
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (48.00%) Degree
7 11 (44.00%) VMware
7 11 (44.00%) Change Control
7 11 (44.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle
8 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
8 10 (40.00%) DHCP
8 10 (40.00%) DNS
8 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 10 (40.00%) Publishing
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Vista
9 9 (36.00%) SLA
9 9 (36.00%) IIS
9 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
9 9 (36.00%) .NET
9 9 (36.00%) Symantec
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (32.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (32.00%) Citrix Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (36.00%) IIS
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.00%) Lync
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DHCP
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Change Control
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle
5 9 (36.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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