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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.21% 8.96% 4.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 85.71% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £30,500 £25,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £23,750 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £30,500 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 9.47% 10.45% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Walsall

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (72.22%) DNS
4 13 (72.22%) DHCP
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 10 (55.56%) Firewall
6 10 (55.56%) Veeam
7 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (38.89%) Citrix
8 7 (38.89%) VMware
8 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
9 6 (33.33%) XenApp
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (33.33%) OSPF
9 6 (33.33%) Sophos
9 6 (33.33%) Tcl
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (33.33%) Network Management
9 6 (33.33%) Office 365
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 6 (33.33%) Virtual Servers

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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (72.22%) DHCP
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
4 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) IMAP
6 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) SMTP
7 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (11.11%) LAN
7 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 2 (11.11%) VLAN
7 2 (11.11%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) NAS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) Server Building
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Veeam
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky