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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 65 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 174 222 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.88% 4.42% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.54% 16.46% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 146 184 168
Average salary £35,000 £34,159 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1120 1349 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.99% 26.88% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1065 729
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 May 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 -1 150 £35,000 +0.71% 10
Wakefield +1 7 £32,500 -4.41%
Halifax +14 3 £35,000 -40.67% 1
Bradford -25 3 £30,000 -17.24% 3
Keighley -2 2 £25,500 -15.00%
Huddersfield -15 1 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Castleford - 1 £30,000 -
Bingley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 361 (100.00%) Windows
2 243 (67.31%) Active Directory
3 217 (60.11%) VMware
4 212 (58.73%) Microsoft
5 194 (53.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 191 (52.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 161 (44.60%) MS Exchange
8 128 (35.46%) Citrix
8 128 (35.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 119 (32.96%) MS Excel
10 113 (31.30%) ITIL
11 108 (29.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 99 (27.42%) Windows 7
13 80 (22.16%) Linux
14 78 (21.61%) Data Centre
15 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
15 70 (19.39%) Cisco
16 69 (19.11%) Windows 8
17 67 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
17 67 (18.56%) DNS
18 64 (17.73%) SAN
19 57 (15.79%) DHCP
20 56 (15.51%) SCCM
21 55 (15.24%) XenApp
22 54 (14.96%) PowerShell
23 53 (14.68%) UNIX
24 52 (14.40%) Service Delivery
25 50 (13.85%) LAN
26 49 (13.57%) Hyper-V
27 47 (13.02%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 161 (44.60%) MS Exchange
2 108 (29.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (12.47%) Lync
6 32 (8.86%) SharePoint
7 26 (7.20%) IIS
8 19 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.77%) IBM Notes
10 8 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.66%) CMS
12 4 (1.11%) Apache
13 2 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 119 (32.96%) MS Excel
2 45 (12.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.55%) Line 500
2 1 (0.28%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.20%) Office 365
2 6 (1.66%) SaaS
3 4 (1.11%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (18.56%) DNS
2 64 (17.73%) SAN
3 57 (15.79%) DHCP
4 50 (13.85%) LAN
5 42 (11.63%) WAN
6 41 (11.36%) Internet
7 40 (11.08%) Firewall
7 40 (11.08%) VPN
8 29 (8.03%) NAS
9 26 (7.20%) Wireless
10 20 (5.54%) TCP/IP
11 19 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (4.16%) VoIP
13 14 (3.88%) Intranet
14 8 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.94%) OpenVPN
16 5 (1.39%) Unified Communications
17 4 (1.11%) iSCSI
17 4 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (1.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.55%) MySQL
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.28%) Selenium
2 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 30 (8.31%) Finance
2 11 (3.05%) Legal
2 11 (3.05%) Retail
3 6 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.11%) Advertising
5 2 (0.55%) Banking
5 2 (0.55%) Marketing
5 2 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
6 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (26.32%) Analyst
2 51 (14.13%) IT Support
3 48 (13.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (12.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 35 (9.70%) Support Analyst
6 29 (8.03%) Technical Engineer
7 27 (7.48%) Team Leader
8 26 (7.20%) Support Engineer
9 25 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (5.54%) Support Team Leader
11 20 (5.54%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.71%) Administrator
13 17 (4.71%) Senior Technical Engineer
14 16 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (4.43%) IT Support Analyst
15 15 (4.16%) Technical Support
15 15 (4.16%) Windows Systems Administrator
15 15 (4.16%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.88%) .NET
2 6 (1.66%) CSS
2 6 (1.66%) XML
2 6 (1.66%) MSMQ
2 6 (1.66%) HTML
3 5 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.83%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.83%) jQuery
5 2 (0.55%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.55%) LINQ
5 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) WCF
6 1 (0.28%) JSON
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.28%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.28%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.28%) Web Services
6 1 (0.28%) XHTML
6 1 (0.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.61%) Data Centre
2 29 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.93%) Blackberry
4 19 (5.26%) Clustering
5 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.66%) Replication
6 5 (1.39%) iPad
6 5 (1.39%) User Experience
6 5 (1.39%) IVR
7 2 (0.55%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.28%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) CMDB
8 1 (0.28%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.28%) iSeries
8 1 (0.28%) CCTV
8 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 361 (100.00%) Windows
2 194 (53.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 191 (52.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 99 (27.42%) Windows 7
5 80 (22.16%) Linux
6 69 (19.11%) Windows 8
7 53 (14.68%) UNIX
8 47 (13.02%) Windows XP
9 38 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.77%) Android
11 4 (1.11%) CentOS
11 4 (1.11%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.11%) AIX
12 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.28%) HPUX
14 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.30%) ITIL
2 52 (14.40%) Service Delivery
3 29 (8.03%) Problem Management
4 27 (7.48%) Change Control
5 26 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (7.20%) Load Balancing
6 24 (6.65%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (4.71%) Project Management
7 17 (4.71%) Mentoring
8 15 (4.16%) Release Management
9 14 (3.88%) Server Building
10 13 (3.60%) Service Management
11 12 (3.32%) Line Management
11 12 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (2.77%) Change Management
13 9 (2.49%) Security Management
13 9 (2.49%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.49%) Coaching
14 8 (2.22%) Server Hardening
14 8 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.96%) PowerShell
2 44 (12.19%) SQL
3 17 (4.71%) Perl
4 16 (4.43%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.49%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.94%) C#
6 7 (1.94%) Java
7 4 (1.11%) Python
8 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (4.71%) MCSE
3 13 (3.60%) CCNA
3 13 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.32%) MCSA
5 11 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.94%) MCDST
8 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.66%) CCNP
10 5 (1.39%) Degree
11 4 (1.11%) MCITP
11 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.83%) MCP
12 3 (0.83%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.55%) RHCE
14 1 (0.28%) HND
14 1 (0.28%) MCTS
14 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.03%) SLA
2 12 (3.32%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.66%) QA
4 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 243 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 128 (35.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (15.24%) XenApp
4 49 (13.57%) Hyper-V
5 30 (8.31%) vSphere
6 25 (6.93%) VMware ESX
7 17 (4.71%) XenServer
8 15 (4.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (3.60%) VMware Server
10 12 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.11%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.83%) KVM
13 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 56 (15.51%) SCCM
2 35 (9.70%) SCOM
3 19 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 15 (4.16%) Puppet
5 9 (2.49%) Backup Exec
5 9 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (1.94%) Opsview
8 6 (1.66%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.55%) WSUS
10 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.55%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.55%) DameWare
10 2 (0.55%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.55%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.55%) vMotion
11 1 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
11 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 217 (60.11%) VMware
2 212 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 128 (35.46%) Citrix
4 70 (19.39%) Cisco
5 38 (10.53%) HP
5 38 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 36 (9.97%) NetApp
7 24 (6.65%) CheckPoint
7 24 (6.65%) Symantec
8 19 (5.26%) CommVault
8 19 (5.26%) EMC
9 17 (4.71%) Civica
10 16 (4.43%) Juniper
11 15 (4.16%) Dell
12 10 (2.77%) Lotus
13 9 (2.49%) Kaspersky
13 9 (2.49%) Meraki
14 8 (2.22%) Sophos
14 8 (2.22%) Avaya
15 7 (1.94%) Sun
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 26 days holiday + pension + health
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Base salary c£60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: £37,000 - £42,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + quarterly performance related bonus + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 26 days ago