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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 211 201 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.09% 5.16% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.66% 19.82% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 156 150 143
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,625 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1347 1014 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.13% 26.01% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 991 820 781
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Leeds -6 168 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Bradford +8 23 £31,500 +16.66% 1
Wakefield -14 17 £19,500 -28.44% 4
Dewsbury - 9 £19,000 -
Wetherby -7 4 £25,000 -23.07%
Halifax -19 2 £29,250 -26.87% 3
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 405 (100.00%) Windows
2 270 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 259 (63.95%) Active Directory
4 225 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 221 (54.57%) VMware
6 192 (47.41%) Citrix
7 159 (39.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 155 (38.27%) MS Exchange
9 144 (35.56%) MS Excel
10 143 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 108 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 108 (26.67%) DNS
12 99 (24.44%) ITIL
13 97 (23.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 95 (23.46%) Cisco
15 94 (23.21%) Windows 7
16 93 (22.96%) SAN
17 80 (19.75%) Windows XP
18 76 (18.77%) Linux
18 76 (18.77%) SQL Server
19 74 (18.27%) MCSE
20 70 (17.28%) DHCP
21 63 (15.56%) Clustering
22 62 (15.31%) MS Office
22 62 (15.31%) XenApp
23 61 (15.06%) SCCM
24 60 (14.81%) Internet
25 59 (14.57%) UNIX
25 59 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2007
26 56 (13.83%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 155 (38.27%) MS Exchange
2 108 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (9.63%) SharePoint
5 36 (8.89%) IIS
6 33 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
8 29 (7.16%) Lync
9 22 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (2.96%) Apache
11 11 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.98%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.23%) CMS
14 4 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.49%) WordPress
17 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 144 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 62 (15.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Line 500
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.22%) Office 365
2 8 (1.98%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 108 (26.67%) DNS
2 93 (22.96%) SAN
3 70 (17.28%) DHCP
4 60 (14.81%) Internet
5 56 (13.83%) LAN
6 52 (12.84%) Firewall
7 43 (10.62%) WAN
8 35 (8.64%) TCP/IP
9 33 (8.15%) Wireless
10 29 (7.16%) NAS
10 29 (7.16%) Intranet
11 21 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (4.20%) VPN
12 17 (4.20%) NetScaler
13 13 (3.21%) Unified Communications
13 13 (3.21%) SMTP
14 12 (2.96%) DMZ
15 8 (1.98%) FTP
15 8 (1.98%) HTTP
15 8 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.23%) MySQL
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.49%) OLTP
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.74%) Maven
2 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) MSTest
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 38 (9.38%) Finance
2 13 (3.21%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.47%) Publishing
4 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.99%) Advertising
6 3 (0.74%) Banking
6 3 (0.74%) Retail
6 3 (0.74%) Legal
7 2 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (22.22%) Analyst
2 59 (14.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 49 (12.10%) Support Analyst
4 44 (10.86%) Support Engineer
4 44 (10.86%) IT Support
5 41 (10.12%) Support Technician
6 28 (6.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 26 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (5.19%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 21 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
11 20 (4.94%) IT Support Technician
12 19 (4.69%) Server Engineer
13 16 (3.95%) Designer
13 16 (3.95%) Infrastructure Designer
13 16 (3.95%) Technical Designer
13 16 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (3.95%) Server Support
14 15 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.42%) .NET
2 6 (1.48%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.23%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.23%) Web Services
4 2 (0.49%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.49%) CSS
4 2 (0.49%) XML
4 2 (0.49%) HTML
4 2 (0.49%) XHTML
4 2 (0.49%) jQuery
4 2 (0.49%) Spring
5 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.56%) Clustering
2 37 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.93%) Blackberry
4 12 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.98%) Social Media
5 8 (1.98%) EqualLogic
6 7 (1.73%) CMDB
7 6 (1.48%) PDA
8 4 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.99%) iPhone
8 4 (0.99%) PKI
9 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.74%) NHS
9 3 (0.74%) Replication
10 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.49%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.49%) New Media
10 2 (0.49%) iPad
10 2 (0.49%) FMCG
11 1 (0.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 405 (100.00%) Windows
2 270 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 159 (39.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 94 (23.21%) Windows 7
5 80 (19.75%) Windows XP
6 76 (18.77%) Linux
7 59 (14.57%) UNIX
8 39 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (4.44%) Windows 8
10 13 (3.21%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.72%) Debian
12 9 (2.22%) CentOS
13 8 (1.98%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.73%) SUSE
15 6 (1.48%) Android
16 4 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.74%) AIX
17 3 (0.74%) Solaris
18 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.44%) ITIL
2 54 (13.33%) Change Control
3 41 (10.12%) Technical Architecture
4 40 (9.88%) Service Delivery
5 28 (6.91%) Problem Management
6 20 (4.94%) Change Management
7 18 (4.44%) DevOps
8 15 (3.70%) Migration
9 14 (3.46%) Business Continuity
9 14 (3.46%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (2.96%) E-Commerce
10 12 (2.96%) Load Balancing
11 11 (2.72%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (2.47%) CRM
12 10 (2.47%) Capacity Management
12 10 (2.47%) Incident Management
13 9 (2.22%) Release Management
13 9 (2.22%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.22%) Configuration Management
13 9 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (10.62%) PowerShell
2 42 (10.37%) SQL
3 12 (2.96%) Perl
4 10 (2.47%) VB.NET
4 10 (2.47%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.73%) PHP
5 7 (1.73%) Java
6 6 (1.48%) C#
7 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.49%) VBScript
7 2 (0.49%) VB
8 1 (0.25%) Python
8 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 97 (23.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (18.27%) MCSE
3 38 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (8.40%) MCITP
4 34 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (7.90%) Citrix Certification
6 31 (7.65%) CCNA
7 26 (6.42%) Degree
8 19 (4.69%) MCSA
9 18 (4.44%) MCP
9 18 (4.44%) CCA
10 17 (4.20%) CCEA
11 12 (2.96%) CCAA
12 10 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (2.47%) NCDA
13 8 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.73%) MCDST
15 5 (1.23%) CCIA
15 5 (1.23%) CCEE
16 4 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.88%) SLA
2 7 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 259 (63.95%) Active Directory
2 143 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (15.31%) XenApp
4 55 (13.58%) vSphere
5 40 (9.88%) XenServer
6 32 (7.90%) VMware ESX
7 28 (6.91%) Hyper-V
8 26 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (4.69%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.73%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.74%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.74%) UAG
14 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 61 (15.06%) SCCM
2 28 (6.91%) SCOM
3 19 (4.69%) XenMobile
4 10 (2.47%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.47%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (2.22%) Puppet
6 8 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (1.23%) WSUS
8 4 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.99%) Sysprep
8 4 (0.99%) WMI
9 3 (0.74%) Nessus
9 3 (0.74%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.49%) Nagios
10 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.49%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.49%) Plesk
11 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 225 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 221 (54.57%) VMware
3 192 (47.41%) Citrix
4 95 (23.46%) Cisco
5 49 (12.10%) NetApp
6 44 (10.86%) Red Hat
7 31 (7.65%) CommVault
8 28 (6.91%) AppSense
9 22 (5.43%) Symantec
10 17 (4.20%) EMC
11 16 (3.95%) HP
12 15 (3.70%) Oracle
13 13 (3.21%) Brocade
13 13 (3.21%) Dell
13 13 (3.21%) Juniper
14 9 (2.22%) Google
14 9 (2.22%) Postini
14 9 (2.22%) Veeam
14 9 (2.22%) Sun
15 6 (1.48%) CheckPoint
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum £42000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
LS19 6BA, Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Upto £45,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 21 days ago