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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.00% 3.66% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.98% 18.84% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 37
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £28,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
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
201 138 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.19% 19.44% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 190 131 167
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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
Rugby +5 2 £47,500 +55.10%
Warwick -8 1 £25,000 -20.00%
Leamington Spa -11 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £18,000 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (52.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Degree
8 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (32.00%) ISO 9001
9 8 (32.00%) TickIT
9 8 (32.00%) Identity Management
9 8 (32.00%) Biometrics
9 8 (32.00%) Smartcard
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
10 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (28.00%) MS Office
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco
11 6 (24.00%) Citrix

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (52.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) SSH
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Server Support
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XHTML
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Biometrics
1 8 (32.00%) Smartcard
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Identity Management
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (32.00%) TickIT
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Brocade
6 1 (4.00%) 3PAR