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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 77 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 146 187 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.06% 3.83% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.43% 14.69% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 132 145 127
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,500
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
1175 1273 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.59% 26.10% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 962 973 668
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 July 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 +1 122 £33,000 +1.53% 12
Huddersfield -13 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Bradford -33 5 £41,750 +11.33%
Wakefield +1 3 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Halifax -2 2 £36,250 - 3
Keighley -5 1 £18,500 -23.71%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 199 (62.97%) VMware
3 194 (61.39%) Active Directory
4 193 (61.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 175 (55.38%) Microsoft
6 136 (43.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 128 (40.51%) MS Exchange
8 123 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 102 (32.28%) Citrix
10 95 (30.06%) ITIL
11 94 (29.75%) MS Excel
12 79 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 78 (24.68%) Linux
14 76 (24.05%) Cisco
15 73 (23.10%) Windows 7
16 70 (22.15%) Exchange Server 2013
17 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
18 60 (18.99%) SQL
19 56 (17.72%) DNS
20 53 (16.77%) PowerShell
21 50 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 50 (15.82%) SAN
22 46 (14.56%) Red Hat
22 46 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 45 (14.24%) Data Centre
24 42 (13.29%) Hyper-V
25 41 (12.97%) Windows 8
26 40 (12.66%) Office 365
27 39 (12.34%) DHCP
27 39 (12.34%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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
1 128 (40.51%) MS Exchange
2 79 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (22.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (12.03%) Lync
5 37 (11.71%) SharePoint
6 36 (11.39%) IIS
7 32 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (3.80%) CMS
10 10 (3.16%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.95%) Apache
13 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 94 (29.75%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.63%) Line 500
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.66%) Office 365
2 7 (2.22%) SaaS
3 4 (1.27%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (17.72%) DNS
2 50 (15.82%) SAN
3 39 (12.34%) DHCP
4 37 (11.71%) LAN
5 32 (10.13%) WAN
5 32 (10.13%) Firewall
6 30 (9.49%) VPN
7 25 (7.91%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (7.28%) Internet
9 22 (6.96%) Wireless
10 18 (5.70%) TCP/IP
11 16 (5.06%) NAS
12 10 (3.16%) VoIP
13 8 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.58%) iSCSI
14 5 (1.58%) Kerberos
14 5 (1.58%) DMZ
14 5 (1.58%) Intranet
14 5 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.95%) MySQL
8 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (2.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.90%) Selenium
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (6.33%) Finance
2 9 (2.85%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.85%) Retail
3 7 (2.22%) Legal
4 6 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.32%) Automotive
6 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (22.47%) Analyst
2 46 (14.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (10.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 29 (9.18%) Support Engineer
5 28 (8.86%) Administrator
6 27 (8.54%) IT Support
7 25 (7.91%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (7.59%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.96%) Windows Administrator
9 22 (6.96%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 18 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (5.38%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (5.06%) Server Engineer
12 16 (5.06%) Technical Support
13 15 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (4.75%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (4.43%) Developer
15 12 (3.80%) Network Engineer
15 12 (3.80%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.96%) .NET
2 11 (3.48%) CSS
2 11 (3.48%) HTML
3 10 (3.16%) XML
4 9 (2.85%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.53%) LINQ
5 8 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (1.58%) jQuery
6 5 (1.58%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.27%) Web Services
8 2 (0.63%) MSMQ
8 2 (0.63%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.32%) WCF
9 1 (0.32%) JSON
9 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.32%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.32%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.32%) XHTML
9 1 (0.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.24%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.65%) Clustering
4 16 (5.06%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.16%) User Experience
6 9 (2.85%) Replication
7 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.58%) IVR
8 5 (1.58%) iPad
9 4 (1.27%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.27%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (0.95%) Statistics
11 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.63%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.63%) SecurID
12 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.32%) CMDB
12 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 316 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (61.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 136 (43.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 78 (24.68%) Linux
5 73 (23.10%) Windows 7
6 46 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (12.97%) Windows 8
8 39 (12.34%) UNIX
9 21 (6.65%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.53%) Android
11 5 (1.58%) CentOS
12 4 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.95%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.63%) Debian
14 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.63%) AIX
15 1 (0.32%) HPUX
15 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (30.06%) ITIL
2 35 (11.08%) Service Delivery
3 29 (9.18%) Load Balancing
4 24 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (6.96%) Release Management
6 18 (5.70%) Problem Management
7 16 (5.06%) Change Control
7 16 (5.06%) Service Management
7 16 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (4.43%) Project Management
9 13 (4.11%) MVC
9 13 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (3.16%) Server Building
10 10 (3.16%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.85%) PRINCE2
12 8 (2.53%) OOP
12 8 (2.53%) Change Management
12 8 (2.53%) Web Development
12 8 (2.53%) Business Continuity
12 8 (2.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (18.99%) SQL
2 53 (16.77%) PowerShell
3 25 (7.91%) Bash Shell
4 24 (7.59%) Perl
5 10 (3.16%) C#
6 9 (2.85%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.85%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.22%) Java
8 5 (1.58%) Python
8 5 (1.58%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.32%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (5.70%) MCSE
3 17 (5.38%) CCNA
3 17 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (4.11%) CCNP
6 10 (3.16%) MCITP
7 9 (2.85%) MCSA
8 8 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.53%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.27%) RHCE
10 4 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.27%) Degree
10 4 (1.27%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.27%) MCDST
11 1 (0.32%) VCP5
11 1 (0.32%) PMP
11 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.70%) SLA
2 11 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.90%) QA
4 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 194 (61.39%) Active Directory
2 123 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (13.29%) Hyper-V
4 35 (11.08%) XenApp
5 33 (10.44%) vSphere
6 22 (6.96%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.85%) XenServer
8 8 (2.53%) VMware Server
9 7 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.90%) KVM
11 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 38 (12.03%) SCCM
2 25 (7.91%) SCOM
3 22 (6.96%) Puppet
4 11 (3.48%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.16%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.27%) WSUS
7 4 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.27%) Opsview
8 3 (0.95%) SnapMirror
8 3 (0.95%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.63%) Nagios
9 2 (0.63%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.63%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.63%) NetVault Backup
9 2 (0.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 199 (62.97%) VMware
2 175 (55.38%) Microsoft
3 102 (32.28%) Citrix
4 76 (24.05%) Cisco
5 46 (14.56%) Red Hat
6 34 (10.76%) NetApp
6 34 (10.76%) HP
7 20 (6.33%) Symantec
8 19 (6.01%) CheckPoint
9 17 (5.38%) Meraki
9 17 (5.38%) Dell Compellent
10 14 (4.43%) EMC
10 14 (4.43%) CommVault
11 13 (4.11%) Dell
11 13 (4.11%) Riverbed
12 12 (3.80%) Juniper
13 11 (3.48%) Civica
14 10 (3.16%) Lotus
14 10 (3.16%) Avaya
15 8 (2.53%) Oracle
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