The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 1.96% 21.28% 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 55.56% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £19,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 17.65% 38.30% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 4
Average salary £19,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (66.67%) CMDB
3 4 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Toshiba
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) 3G
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Dell
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Toshiba
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee