The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.28% 3.95% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.46% 17.07% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average 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 Warwickshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
207 205 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 27.71% 23.14% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 189 190 165
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nuneaton - 10 £27,850 - 1
Leamington Spa - 6 £37,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -2 4 £32,000 +25.49%
Rugby -2 1 £25,500 -32.00%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (65.57%) Finance
3 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
5 31 (50.82%) MS Exchange
5 31 (50.82%) VMware
6 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
7 28 (45.90%) Windows XP
7 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (42.62%) ITIL
9 25 (40.98%) SQL
9 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
10 24 (39.34%) ISO 9001
10 24 (39.34%) Biometrics
10 24 (39.34%) Smartcard
10 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (39.34%) Identity Management
10 24 (39.34%) TickIT
10 24 (39.34%) Degree
10 24 (39.34%) Windows Vista
10 24 (39.34%) Automated Testing
10 24 (39.34%) Mobile App
10 24 (39.34%) Cyber Security
11 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
12 20 (32.79%) DHCP
12 20 (32.79%) DNS
12 20 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (29.51%) VPN
14 18 (29.51%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 31 (50.82%) MS Exchange
2 20 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
4 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
2 20 (32.79%) DNS
2 20 (32.79%) DHCP
3 18 (29.51%) VPN
4 11 (18.03%) LAN
4 11 (18.03%) WAN
5 10 (16.39%) SSH
6 8 (13.11%) SAN
7 2 (3.28%) Wireless
7 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (65.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Test Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (21.31%) Administrator
4 12 (19.67%) Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) IT Support
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior IT Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) IT Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Biometrics
1 24 (39.34%) Smartcard
1 24 (39.34%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (45.90%) Windows XP
4 24 (39.34%) Windows Vista
5 17 (27.87%) Windows 7
5 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 24 (39.34%) Cyber Security
2 24 (39.34%) Identity Management
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) Automated Testing
3 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.28%) CRM
5 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (29.51%) MCSA
4 17 (27.87%) MCITP
5 16 (26.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (26.23%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) MCP
6 2 (3.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (39.34%) ISO 9001
1 24 (39.34%) TickIT
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (45.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
3 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
4 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 31 (50.82%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) Dell
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
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