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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 188 219 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.99% 5.12% 3.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.61% 18.64% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 154 177 138
Average salary £34,000 £30,109 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.92% -13.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,050 £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
1287 1175 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.32% 27.45% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 895 760
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -22 123 £35,000 +12.90% 11
Halifax +11 19 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Wakefield -6 13 £27,500 -7.56% 1
Bradford -5 9 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Huddersfield +9 7 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Wetherby -9 4 £22,000 -43.22% 3
Dewsbury - 4 £23,500 -
Pontefract - 2 £24,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 389 (100.00%) Windows
2 264 (67.87%) Active Directory
3 258 (66.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 244 (62.72%) Microsoft
5 225 (57.84%) VMware
6 190 (48.84%) Citrix
7 175 (44.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 164 (42.16%) MS Exchange
9 156 (40.10%) MS Excel
10 140 (35.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 123 (31.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 120 (30.85%) DNS
13 109 (28.02%) Windows 7
14 93 (23.91%) ITIL
15 88 (22.62%) DHCP
16 85 (21.85%) Windows XP
17 83 (21.34%) Microsoft Certification
18 81 (20.82%) SAN
19 74 (19.02%) Internet
20 73 (18.77%) Cisco
20 73 (18.77%) SCCM
21 65 (16.71%) SQL Server
21 65 (16.71%) XenApp
22 62 (15.94%) MCSE
23 58 (14.91%) Linux
24 57 (14.65%) Clustering
25 53 (13.62%) Service Delivery
26 52 (13.37%) vSphere
27 51 (13.11%) UNIX
28 50 (12.85%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 164 (42.16%) MS Exchange
2 123 (31.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (11.57%) Lync
5 37 (9.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (8.23%) SharePoint
7 26 (6.68%) IIS
8 22 (5.66%) Office Communications Server
9 16 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (3.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.80%) Apache
13 4 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.77%) CMS
15 2 (0.51%) WordPress
16 1 (0.26%) Site Server
Applications
1 156 (40.10%) MS Excel
2 47 (12.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.08%) Office 365
2 4 (1.03%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (30.85%) DNS
2 88 (22.62%) DHCP
3 81 (20.82%) SAN
4 74 (19.02%) Internet
5 50 (12.85%) LAN
6 44 (11.31%) Wireless
7 40 (10.28%) WAN
8 38 (9.77%) Intranet
9 34 (8.74%) NAS
10 29 (7.46%) Firewall
11 28 (7.20%) VPN
12 19 (4.88%) TCP/IP
13 16 (4.11%) Unified Communications
14 12 (3.08%) DMZ
14 12 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (2.31%) SMTP
15 9 (2.31%) VoIP
15 9 (2.31%) NetScaler
16 7 (1.80%) FTP
16 7 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (9.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.77%) MySQL
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.51%) OLTP
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) MSI
1 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 37 (9.51%) Finance
2 11 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.06%) Publishing
4 5 (1.29%) Advertising
5 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.77%) Back Office
6 3 (0.77%) Marketing
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
7 2 (0.51%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (20.57%) Analyst
2 53 (13.62%) IT Support
3 52 (13.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 46 (11.83%) Support Technician
4 46 (11.83%) Support Analyst
5 44 (11.31%) Support Engineer
6 33 (8.48%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (6.17%) IT Support Technician
7 24 (6.17%) Exchange Engineer
8 21 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (5.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 20 (5.14%) Technical Engineer
10 18 (4.63%) Server Engineer
11 17 (4.37%) IT Support Analyst
12 16 (4.11%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
13 14 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
13 14 (3.60%) Architect
14 13 (3.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.86%) .NET
2 9 (2.31%) MSMQ
3 3 (0.77%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.51%) jQuery
4 2 (0.51%) XHTML
4 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.51%) CSS
4 2 (0.51%) XML
4 2 (0.51%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.65%) Clustering
2 34 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.48%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.34%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.29%) CMDB
6 4 (1.03%) PKI
6 4 (1.03%) Replication
7 3 (0.77%) NHS
7 3 (0.77%) iPhone
8 2 (0.51%) New Media
8 2 (0.51%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.51%) PDA
8 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.26%) SecurID
9 1 (0.26%) CCTV
9 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 389 (100.00%) Windows
2 258 (66.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 175 (44.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (28.02%) Windows 7
5 85 (21.85%) Windows XP
6 58 (14.91%) Linux
7 51 (13.11%) UNIX
8 28 (7.20%) Windows 8
9 22 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.83%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.80%) Android
11 7 (1.80%) Debian
11 7 (1.80%) CentOS
12 5 (1.29%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.29%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.29%) SUSE
13 3 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (23.91%) ITIL
2 53 (13.62%) Service Delivery
3 50 (12.85%) Change Control
4 40 (10.28%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (5.14%) Project Management
6 19 (4.88%) Change Management
7 18 (4.63%) Migration
7 18 (4.63%) DevOps
8 16 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (3.86%) Problem Management
10 14 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (3.34%) Capacity Management
11 13 (3.34%) Incident Management
11 13 (3.34%) Network Load Balancing
12 11 (2.83%) Configuration Management
12 11 (2.83%) Business Continuity
12 11 (2.83%) Mentoring
13 10 (2.57%) Load Balancing
14 9 (2.31%) CRM
15 8 (2.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.34%) PowerShell
2 36 (9.25%) SQL
3 10 (2.57%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.31%) Perl
5 8 (2.06%) VB.NET
6 7 (1.80%) PHP
7 3 (0.77%) Java
7 3 (0.77%) VB
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.26%) VBScript
9 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (21.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (15.94%) MCSE
3 38 (9.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (6.68%) Citrix Certification
5 22 (5.66%) MCITP
5 22 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.14%) CCNA
6 20 (5.14%) MCSA
7 15 (3.86%) CCA
7 15 (3.86%) Degree
8 14 (3.60%) CCEA
8 14 (3.60%) MCP
9 10 (2.57%) MCDST
9 10 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.31%) CCAA
11 8 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (2.06%) NCDA
12 6 (1.54%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.29%) CCEE
13 5 (1.29%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 264 (67.87%) Active Directory
2 140 (35.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (16.71%) XenApp
4 52 (13.37%) vSphere
5 39 (10.03%) XenServer
6 38 (9.77%) Hyper-V
7 24 (6.17%) VMware ESX
8 21 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (3.60%) XenDesktop
10 13 (3.34%) VMware Server
11 12 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.54%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.77%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 73 (18.77%) SCCM
2 49 (12.60%) SCOM
3 20 (5.14%) NetBackup
4 16 (4.11%) XenMobile
5 14 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (3.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (2.31%) WSUS
7 9 (2.31%) Puppet
8 8 (2.06%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.54%) SCDPM
10 6 (1.54%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.77%) Opsview
11 3 (0.77%) PureDisk
11 3 (0.77%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.51%) Plesk
12 2 (0.51%) Nagios
12 2 (0.51%) cPanel
13 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 244 (62.72%) Microsoft
2 225 (57.84%) VMware
3 190 (48.84%) Citrix
4 73 (18.77%) Cisco
5 50 (12.85%) NetApp
6 38 (9.77%) Symantec
7 29 (7.46%) HP
7 29 (7.46%) CommVault
8 27 (6.94%) Dell
9 22 (5.66%) EMC
9 22 (5.66%) AppSense
10 21 (5.40%) Red Hat
11 16 (4.11%) Google
11 16 (4.11%) Postini
12 13 (3.34%) Brocade
12 13 (3.34%) Sun
13 9 (2.31%) Oracle
14 8 (2.06%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.54%) Sophos
15 6 (1.54%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified excellent Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £3100040000 per annum + £3,000 on-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Blue Town Online
Salary: £21.5k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 27 days ago