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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 71 88 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 121 137 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.45% 3.21% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.93% 14.42% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 110 115 153
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
675 950 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.25% 22.29% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 564 801 1024
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 82 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Bradford +12 18 £35,750 +2.14% 7
Wakefield +12 11 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Huddersfield +7 7 £40,000 +81.81%
Wetherby - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 270 (100.00%) Windows
2 228 (84.44%) Windows Server
3 200 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 179 (66.30%) Microsoft
4 179 (66.30%) VMware
4 179 (66.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 123 (45.56%) MS Exchange
6 108 (40.00%) ITIL
7 103 (38.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 102 (37.78%) SQL Server
8 102 (37.78%) SAN
9 97 (35.93%) Citrix
10 92 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 82 (30.37%) Cisco
12 76 (28.15%) LAN
13 75 (27.78%) WAN
14 73 (27.04%) Windows 7
15 71 (26.30%) HP
16 66 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
17 63 (23.33%) MS Excel
18 57 (21.11%) DNS
19 54 (20.00%) SCCM
20 52 (19.26%) Firewall
21 51 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
22 46 (17.04%) DHCP
22 46 (17.04%) PowerShell
23 45 (16.67%) Avaya
23 45 (16.67%) Hyper-V
24 42 (15.56%) SQL
25 41 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 123 (45.56%) MS Exchange
2 66 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (9.26%) IIS
5 24 (8.89%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.44%) Skype for Business
7 10 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.59%) CMS
10 6 (2.22%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.22%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.22%) Office 365
2 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.44%) Mimecast
4 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (37.78%) SAN
2 76 (28.15%) LAN
3 75 (27.78%) WAN
4 57 (21.11%) DNS
5 52 (19.26%) Firewall
6 46 (17.04%) DHCP
7 36 (13.33%) VPN
8 24 (8.89%) MPLS
9 22 (8.15%) VoIP
10 21 (7.78%) Remote Desktop
11 18 (6.67%) NAS
12 17 (6.30%) Internet
13 14 (5.19%) TCP/IP
14 11 (4.07%) Asterisk PBX
14 11 (4.07%) IP Telephony
15 10 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (2.96%) ADSL
16 8 (2.96%) VLAN
17 6 (2.22%) ISDN
17 6 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (12.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.11%) MySQL
9 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (9.63%) Telecoms
2 20 (7.41%) Finance
3 12 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.85%) Advertising
4 5 (1.85%) Games
4 5 (1.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.48%) Law
5 4 (1.48%) Legal
6 3 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (19.26%) Analyst
3 43 (15.93%) Support Engineer
4 35 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 33 (12.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 32 (11.85%) VMware Engineer
7 29 (10.74%) Support Analyst
8 24 (8.89%) IT Engineer
8 24 (8.89%) IT Support
9 23 (8.52%) Exchange Engineer
9 23 (8.52%) Windows Engineer
10 22 (8.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 21 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 20 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
13 18 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (5.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 15 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
15 15 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
16 14 (5.19%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.22%) .NET
2 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.85%) CSS
2 5 (1.85%) HTML
2 5 (1.85%) jQuery
2 5 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.07%) Clustering
2 31 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.07%) iPad
3 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.96%) HP Storage
5 8 (2.96%) IVR
6 7 (2.59%) Celerra
6 7 (2.59%) CLARiiON
6 7 (2.59%) iPhone
7 5 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.85%) Handset
7 5 (1.85%) New Media
7 5 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.48%) CMDB
8 4 (1.48%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.74%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.37%) FMCG
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 270 (100.00%) Windows
2 228 (84.44%) Windows Server
3 179 (66.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 73 (27.04%) Windows 7
6 40 (14.81%) Linux
7 31 (11.48%) Windows 8
8 23 (8.52%) Windows 10
9 18 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (4.81%) Unix
11 11 (4.07%) Windows Phone
12 7 (2.59%) Windows XP
13 6 (2.22%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.85%) Android
14 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.00%) ITIL
2 36 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (12.22%) Problem Management
4 28 (10.37%) ITIL V3
5 25 (9.26%) Fault Analysis
6 23 (8.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (7.78%) Load Balancing
8 20 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 19 (7.04%) Service Management
10 16 (5.93%) Business Continuity
10 16 (5.93%) Server Virtualisation
10 16 (5.93%) Service Delivery
10 16 (5.93%) Supplier Management
11 15 (5.56%) CRM
12 14 (5.19%) Change Control
12 14 (5.19%) High Availability
12 14 (5.19%) Information Security
12 14 (5.19%) Presales
13 13 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.04%) PowerShell
2 42 (15.56%) SQL
3 14 (5.19%) C#
4 12 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 12 (4.44%) Perl
5 9 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.41%) Degree
3 15 (5.56%) MCSA
3 15 (5.56%) MCSE
4 8 (2.96%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (2.59%) MCITP
5 7 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.22%) MCP
7 4 (1.48%) CCA
8 3 (1.11%) CCNA
8 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.26%) SLA
2 14 (5.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 200 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 103 (38.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 39 (14.44%) vSphere
4 39 (14.44%) XenApp
5 34 (12.59%) XenDesktop
6 28 (10.37%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 11 (4.07%) OpenSIPS
9 7 (2.59%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.22%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.74%) Firmware
13 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 54 (20.00%) SCCM
2 41 (15.19%) SCOM
3 14 (5.19%) vMotion
4 10 (3.70%) OpenView
5 7 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.85%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.85%) WSUS
7 3 (1.11%) PowerCLI
8 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.74%) Opsview
8 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 179 (66.30%) Microsoft
1 179 (66.30%) VMware
2 97 (35.93%) Citrix
3 82 (30.37%) Cisco
4 71 (26.30%) HP
5 45 (16.67%) Avaya
6 34 (12.59%) NetApp
7 21 (7.78%) F5
8 20 (7.41%) Riverbed
9 18 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 17 (6.30%) EMC
11 15 (5.56%) Dell
12 13 (4.81%) 3PAR
13 12 (4.44%) Dell Compellent
14 10 (3.70%) CommVault
14 10 (3.70%) Symantec
15 8 (2.96%) Forcepoint
15 8 (2.96%) Sophos
16 7 (2.59%) Nimble Storage
16 7 (2.59%) Oracle
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Bradford
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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