The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 180 194 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.57% 3.99% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.12% 17.29% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 140 155 149
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1275 1122 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.29% 23.08% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 854 765
Average salary £35,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.76% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Leeds -17 121 £35,000 +11.11% 18
Halifax +20 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Bradford +7 13 £35,000 +13.82%
Wakefield -8 10 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Wetherby - 4 £22,000 -
Castleford - 2 £27,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 368 (100.00%) Windows
2 264 (71.74%) Active Directory
3 224 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 217 (58.97%) VMware
5 204 (55.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 187 (50.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 172 (46.74%) MS Exchange
8 162 (44.02%) Citrix
9 130 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 127 (34.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 117 (31.79%) MS Excel
12 111 (30.16%) ITIL
13 98 (26.63%) Windows 7
14 82 (22.28%) SCCM
15 80 (21.74%) DNS
16 72 (19.57%) XenApp
17 67 (18.21%) DHCP
17 67 (18.21%) Cisco
17 67 (18.21%) SAN
18 65 (17.66%) Linux
19 60 (16.30%) Lync
19 60 (16.30%) Windows 8
20 59 (16.03%) UNIX
21 57 (15.49%) LAN
22 56 (15.22%) SQL Server
22 56 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
23 54 (14.67%) Windows XP
24 53 (14.40%) HP
25 52 (14.13%) SCOM
25 52 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 172 (46.74%) MS Exchange
2 127 (34.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (16.30%) Lync
4 56 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (7.07%) SharePoint
7 19 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.53%) IIS
9 12 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.63%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.09%) Apache
12 4 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.54%) CMS
14 2 (0.54%) TeamSite
15 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 117 (31.79%) MS Excel
2 38 (10.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.53%) Office 365
2 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 80 (21.74%) DNS
2 67 (18.21%) SAN
2 67 (18.21%) DHCP
3 57 (15.49%) LAN
4 47 (12.77%) WAN
5 45 (12.23%) Internet
6 40 (10.87%) VPN
7 34 (9.24%) Firewall
7 34 (9.24%) NAS
8 23 (6.25%) Wireless
9 22 (5.98%) Intranet
10 21 (5.71%) TCP/IP
11 14 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (3.26%) VoIP
13 10 (2.72%) Unified Communications
14 8 (2.17%) OpenVPN
15 4 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.09%) SMTP
15 4 (1.09%) MPLS
16 3 (0.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 28 (7.61%) Finance
2 10 (2.72%) Retail
3 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.90%) Legal
4 5 (1.36%) Advertising
5 3 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.54%) Banking
6 2 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (25.27%) Analyst
2 53 (14.40%) IT Support
3 46 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (11.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 34 (9.24%) Support Analyst
6 33 (8.97%) Support Engineer
7 27 (7.34%) Support Technician
7 27 (7.34%) Technical Engineer
8 25 (6.79%) Team Leader
9 23 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 22 (5.98%) Exchange Engineer
11 19 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (5.16%) IT Manager
11 19 (5.16%) IT Support Technician
12 18 (4.89%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (4.89%) Support Team Leader
13 17 (4.62%) Server Engineer
13 17 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
14 16 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.80%) MSMQ
2 3 (0.82%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.54%) HTML
3 2 (0.54%) .NET
3 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.54%) CSS
3 2 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.61%) Blackberry
3 25 (6.79%) Clustering
4 7 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.36%) Replication
5 5 (1.36%) iPad
6 4 (1.09%) PKI
7 2 (0.54%) CCTV
7 2 (0.54%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.54%) User Experience
7 2 (0.54%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.27%) iSeries
8 1 (0.27%) SecurID
8 1 (0.27%) CMDB
8 1 (0.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 368 (100.00%) Windows
2 204 (55.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 187 (50.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (26.63%) Windows 7
5 65 (17.66%) Linux
6 60 (16.30%) Windows 8
7 59 (16.03%) UNIX
8 54 (14.67%) Windows XP
9 27 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.72%) Android
11 8 (2.17%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.82%) AIX
14 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (30.16%) ITIL
2 50 (13.59%) Service Delivery
3 42 (11.41%) Change Control
4 23 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 22 (5.98%) Project Management
5 22 (5.98%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 13 (3.53%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (3.26%) Line Management
10 11 (2.99%) Coaching
10 11 (2.99%) Capacity Management
11 10 (2.72%) Network Load Balancing
11 10 (2.72%) Release Management
11 10 (2.72%) Incident Management
11 10 (2.72%) Business Continuity
12 9 (2.45%) Information Security
12 9 (2.45%) Practice Management
12 9 (2.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.33%) PowerShell
2 25 (6.79%) SQL
3 12 (3.26%) Perl
4 10 (2.72%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.63%) Java
6 2 (0.54%) C#
6 2 (0.54%) VB
7 1 (0.27%) VBA
7 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (8.42%) MCSE
3 22 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (4.35%) CCNA
5 14 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (3.53%) MCSA
7 12 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.72%) MCDST
9 10 (2.72%) CCA
10 9 (2.45%) CCEA
10 9 (2.45%) CCAA
11 8 (2.17%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.36%) MCP
13 4 (1.09%) Degree
14 3 (0.82%) MCITP
14 3 (0.82%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.87%) SLA
2 6 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 264 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 130 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (19.57%) XenApp
4 47 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 35 (9.51%) vSphere
6 28 (7.61%) VMware ESX
7 23 (6.25%) XenServer
8 17 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (4.08%) VMware Server
9 15 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.17%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.09%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.27%) UAG
13 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 82 (22.28%) SCCM
2 52 (14.13%) SCOM
3 30 (8.15%) NetBackup
4 14 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (2.99%) XenMobile
7 10 (2.72%) Puppet
8 9 (2.45%) WSUS
8 9 (2.45%) SCDPM
8 9 (2.45%) Opsview
9 8 (2.17%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.63%) EdgeSight
11 5 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (1.09%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.54%) DameWare
13 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.54%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.54%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.54%) SCSM
14 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 224 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 217 (58.97%) VMware
3 162 (44.02%) Citrix
4 67 (18.21%) Cisco
5 53 (14.40%) HP
6 41 (11.14%) Symantec
7 40 (10.87%) NetApp
8 31 (8.42%) Dell
9 30 (8.15%) EMC
10 27 (7.34%) Red Hat
11 23 (6.25%) CommVault
11 23 (6.25%) CheckPoint
12 13 (3.53%) Civica
12 13 (3.53%) Juniper
13 11 (2.99%) Sun
13 11 (2.99%) Kaspersky
14 10 (2.72%) Sophos
14 10 (2.72%) Postini
14 10 (2.72%) Google
15 8 (2.17%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, 5% pension, on call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago