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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.82% 11.83% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 73.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
8 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.76% 16.13% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 9
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) HND
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Support
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
1 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) ERP
1 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) HND
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
4 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £24500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £24,500
Posted: 4 days ago