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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.05% 3.08% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.47% 13.21% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 27
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £21,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £44,500
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
170 212 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.60% 23.35% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 157
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,406 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Leamington Spa - 8 £31,500 -
Nuneaton - 5 £27,850 - 1
Warwick +17 2 £25,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Rugby +4 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 22 August 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (67.24%) Finance
4 31 (53.45%) VMware
5 29 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 27 (46.55%) MS Exchange
6 27 (46.55%) SQL
6 27 (46.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
8 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
9 24 (41.38%) ITIL
9 24 (41.38%) ISO 9001
9 24 (41.38%) Identity Management
9 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (41.38%) Biometrics
9 24 (41.38%) Smartcard
9 24 (41.38%) TickIT
9 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
9 24 (41.38%) Cyber Security
9 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
9 24 (41.38%) Degree
9 24 (41.38%) Windows Vista
10 20 (34.48%) DHCP
11 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
11 19 (32.76%) DNS
11 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (32.76%) MCITP
12 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
13 17 (29.31%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (46.55%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) DHCP
2 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.76%) DNS
3 15 (25.86%) VPN
4 8 (13.79%) LAN
4 8 (13.79%) WAN
5 7 (12.07%) SAN
5 7 (12.07%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 39 (67.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Test Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (27.59%) Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) IT Support
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Biometrics
1 24 (41.38%) Smartcard
1 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.17%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 24 (41.38%) Windows Vista
5 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.62%) Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) Debian
9 1 (1.72%) Fedora
9 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
1 24 (41.38%) Identity Management
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (41.38%) Cyber Security
1 24 (41.38%) Automated Testing
2 15 (25.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (32.76%) MCITP
3 17 (29.31%) MCSE
3 17 (29.31%) MCSA
3 17 (29.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (41.38%) ISO 9001
1 24 (41.38%) TickIT
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (46.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) VMware
2 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.86%) Dell
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) Veeam
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.72%) Twitter
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago