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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 202 208 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.24% 4.89% 3.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.51% 17.87% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 155 168 129
Average salary £35,000 £29,875 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.15% -14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £19,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
1302 1164 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.35% 27.35% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 853 746
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -18 122 £37,500 +25.00% 19
Halifax +18 24 £35,000 -32.69% 2
Bradford +12 18 £35,000 +64.70% 1
Wakefield -7 10 £27,750 -6.72% 2
Huddersfield +11 8 £30,000 -
Wetherby -2 7 £22,000 -51.11% 2
Pontefract - 3 £26,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £38,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 411 (100.00%) Windows
2 286 (69.59%) Active Directory
3 273 (66.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 260 (63.26%) Microsoft
5 241 (58.64%) VMware
6 203 (49.39%) Citrix
7 194 (47.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 192 (46.72%) MS Exchange
9 153 (37.23%) MS Excel
10 142 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 141 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 122 (29.68%) Windows 7
13 118 (28.71%) DNS
14 112 (27.25%) ITIL
15 95 (23.11%) DHCP
16 94 (22.87%) Windows XP
17 85 (20.68%) SCCM
18 81 (19.71%) SAN
19 75 (18.25%) XenApp
20 73 (17.76%) Internet
21 69 (16.79%) SQL Server
22 68 (16.55%) Linux
23 65 (15.82%) Cisco
23 65 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
24 63 (15.33%) UNIX
25 62 (15.09%) Service Delivery
26 59 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2007
27 58 (14.11%) SCOM
27 58 (14.11%) LAN
28 54 (13.14%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 192 (46.72%) MS Exchange
2 142 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (12.90%) Lync
5 41 (9.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (6.81%) SharePoint
7 22 (5.35%) Office Communications Server
8 20 (4.87%) IIS
8 20 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.70%) Apache
12 4 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.49%) WordPress
14 2 (0.49%) CMS
15 1 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 153 (37.23%) MS Excel
2 52 (12.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) Office 365
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 118 (28.71%) DNS
2 95 (23.11%) DHCP
3 81 (19.71%) SAN
4 73 (17.76%) Internet
5 58 (14.11%) LAN
6 46 (11.19%) WAN
7 44 (10.71%) Wireless
8 42 (10.22%) Intranet
9 41 (9.98%) NAS
10 37 (9.00%) VPN
11 30 (7.30%) Firewall
12 23 (5.60%) TCP/IP
13 16 (3.89%) Unified Communications
14 14 (3.41%) VoIP
15 11 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (1.95%) NetScaler
17 7 (1.70%) SMTP
17 7 (1.70%) HTTP
18 6 (1.46%) OpenVPN
18 6 (1.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (10.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) MySQL
5 1 (0.24%) OLTP
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 42 (10.22%) Finance
2 11 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.70%) Advertising
4 6 (1.46%) Retail
5 5 (1.22%) Publishing
6 4 (0.97%) Legal
7 3 (0.73%) Back Office
7 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 88 (21.41%) Analyst
2 69 (16.79%) IT Support
3 50 (12.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (11.92%) Support Technician
5 47 (11.44%) Support Engineer
6 40 (9.73%) Support Analyst
7 31 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
7 31 (7.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 31 (7.54%) Team Leader
8 28 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 28 (6.81%) IT Support Technician
8 28 (6.81%) Exchange Engineer
9 27 (6.57%) Technical Engineer
10 22 (5.35%) Support Team Leader
11 20 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (4.38%) Server Engineer
13 17 (4.14%) IT Support Analyst
13 17 (4.14%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (3.89%) Technical Analyst
15 15 (3.65%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.16%) MSMQ
2 10 (2.43%) .NET
3 2 (0.49%) jQuery
3 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.49%) XHTML
3 2 (0.49%) HTML
3 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.49%) CSS
3 2 (0.49%) XML
4 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.95%) Clustering
2 35 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.97%) PKI
6 3 (0.73%) Replication
6 3 (0.73%) iPhone
7 2 (0.49%) CCTV
7 2 (0.49%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.49%) New Media
7 2 (0.49%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.24%) PDA
8 1 (0.24%) SecurID
8 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.24%) DTV
8 1 (0.24%) iSeries
8 1 (0.24%) iPad
8 1 (0.24%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 411 (100.00%) Windows
2 273 (66.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 194 (47.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 122 (29.68%) Windows 7
5 94 (22.87%) Windows XP
6 68 (16.55%) Linux
7 63 (15.33%) UNIX
8 53 (12.90%) Windows 8
9 22 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (3.16%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.70%) Android
12 5 (1.22%) Debian
12 5 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.22%) CentOS
13 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.97%) SUSE
14 3 (0.73%) AIX
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (27.25%) ITIL
2 62 (15.09%) Service Delivery
3 54 (13.14%) Change Control
4 39 (9.49%) Technical Architecture
5 25 (6.08%) Problem Management
6 21 (5.11%) Project Management
7 17 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (3.89%) Migration
9 14 (3.41%) Network Load Balancing
9 14 (3.41%) Mentoring
10 12 (2.92%) Incident Management
10 12 (2.92%) Capacity Management
11 11 (2.68%) Change Management
11 11 (2.68%) Configuration Management
11 11 (2.68%) Line Management
12 10 (2.43%) Coaching
12 10 (2.43%) Business Continuity
13 9 (2.19%) Load Balancing
13 9 (2.19%) DevOps
14 8 (1.95%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.41%) PowerShell
2 28 (6.81%) SQL
3 8 (1.95%) Bash Shell
3 8 (1.95%) Perl
4 5 (1.22%) PHP
5 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.73%) Java
6 3 (0.73%) VB
7 2 (0.49%) C#
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (10.46%) MCSE
3 30 (7.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (6.08%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (3.89%) MCSA
5 16 (3.89%) CCNA
5 16 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.65%) CCA
6 15 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.41%) CCEA
8 12 (2.92%) MCDST
9 10 (2.43%) Degree
9 10 (2.43%) MCP
10 9 (2.19%) CCAA
11 8 (1.95%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.70%) MCITP
12 7 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.46%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.22%) CCEE
14 5 (1.22%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.44%) SLA
2 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 286 (69.59%) Active Directory
2 141 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (18.25%) XenApp
4 51 (12.41%) vSphere
5 48 (11.68%) Hyper-V
6 43 (10.46%) XenServer
7 27 (6.57%) VMware ESX
8 22 (5.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (4.14%) VMware Server
11 13 (3.16%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.22%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.24%) UAG
14 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 85 (20.68%) SCCM
2 58 (14.11%) SCOM
3 28 (6.81%) NetBackup
4 16 (3.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 16 (3.89%) XenMobile
5 11 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (2.19%) WSUS
6 9 (2.19%) SCDPM
7 8 (1.95%) Puppet
8 7 (1.70%) Opsview
9 6 (1.46%) EdgeSight
9 6 (1.46%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.97%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.73%) PureDisk
12 2 (0.49%) SCSM
13 1 (0.24%) DameWare
13 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.24%) Nagios
13 1 (0.24%) Plesk
Vendors
1 260 (63.26%) Microsoft
2 241 (58.64%) VMware
3 203 (49.39%) Citrix
4 65 (15.82%) Cisco
5 49 (11.92%) NetApp
6 46 (11.19%) Symantec
7 42 (10.22%) HP
8 33 (8.03%) Dell
9 32 (7.79%) CommVault
10 27 (6.57%) EMC
11 22 (5.35%) AppSense
12 21 (5.11%) Red Hat
13 16 (3.89%) Postini
13 16 (3.89%) Google
14 15 (3.65%) Sun
15 14 (3.41%) CheckPoint
16 9 (2.19%) Juniper
16 9 (2.19%) Kaspersky
17 8 (1.95%) Sophos
17 8 (1.95%) Civica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago