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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.02% 2.93% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.08% 16.41% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 16
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,580 £27,050 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,250 £35,000
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
143 128 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.77% 17.85% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 131 119 207
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,532 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 11 £27,850 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £45,000 -
Warwick -12 1 £45,000 +95.65%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 27 (51.92%) MS Exchange
5 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 26 (50.00%) Finance
6 24 (46.15%) VMware
7 22 (42.31%) ITIL
8 21 (40.38%) Windows XP
9 20 (38.46%) Degree
9 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (38.46%) SQL
9 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
10 19 (36.54%) Windows Vista
10 19 (36.54%) Cyber Security
10 19 (36.54%) Identity Management
10 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
10 19 (36.54%) ISO 9001
10 19 (36.54%) TickIT
10 19 (36.54%) Biometrics
10 19 (36.54%) Smartcard
10 19 (36.54%) Mobile App
11 18 (34.62%) SharePoint
11 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
12 16 (30.77%) Citrix
13 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (28.85%) SSH

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (51.92%) MS Exchange
2 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.77%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SSH
2 14 (26.92%) LAN
2 14 (26.92%) WAN
3 12 (23.08%) SAN
4 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 8 (15.38%) DNS
5 8 (15.38%) DHCP
6 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.77%) Wireless
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Test Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Support Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) IT Support Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) IT Support
5 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Server Support
8 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Biometrics
1 19 (36.54%) Smartcard
1 19 (36.54%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (40.38%) Windows XP
4 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (36.54%) Windows Vista
6 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Cyber Security
2 19 (36.54%) Identity Management
2 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
3 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.38%) MCSA
4 7 (13.46%) MCSE
4 7 (13.46%) MCITP
5 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.77%) MCTS
7 2 (3.85%) MCP
8 1 (1.92%) CCNA
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) ISO 9001
1 19 (36.54%) TickIT
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
4 10 (19.23%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.85%) vCloud
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) VMware
3 16 (30.77%) Citrix
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 2 (3.85%) Sophos
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Brocade
7 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.92%) HP