The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 14 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.00% 3.05% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 23.53% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +41.30%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 12.00% 12.98% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 9
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Walsall

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (66.67%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) MCSA
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (46.67%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Dell
8 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (26.67%) MCSE
9 4 (26.67%) LAN
9 4 (26.67%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (20.00%) ERP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) IMAP
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (46.67%) MCSA
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) CCA
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (13.33%) PMP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Meraki
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam
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