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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 183 156 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.73% 4.27% 4.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.11% 18.03% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 133 120 130
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
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
1211 865 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.69% 23.67% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 891 693 749
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -16 137 £32,500 +0.77% 17
Bradford +12 15 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Wakefield -7 10 £34,000 -10.52% 2
Huddersfield -2 6 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Ossett - 4 - -
Dewsbury - 2 - -
Keighley +4 1 £18,500 -30.18%
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 403 (100.00%) Windows
2 246 (61.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 236 (58.56%) Active Directory
4 221 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 203 (50.37%) VMware
6 163 (40.45%) Citrix
7 156 (38.71%) MS Exchange
8 150 (37.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 146 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 133 (33.00%) MS Excel
11 121 (30.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 111 (27.54%) Cisco
13 104 (25.81%) MCSE
13 104 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 103 (25.56%) SAN
15 97 (24.07%) Windows 7
16 88 (21.84%) ITIL
16 88 (21.84%) DNS
17 87 (21.59%) Linux
18 82 (20.35%) SQL Server
19 72 (17.87%) Firewall
20 69 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2007
21 63 (15.63%) MS Office
22 61 (15.14%) Windows XP
22 61 (15.14%) vSphere
23 60 (14.89%) UNIX
23 60 (14.89%) Clustering
24 55 (13.65%) NetApp
25 54 (13.40%) Red Hat
25 54 (13.40%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 156 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 104 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 50 (12.41%) SharePoint
5 42 (10.42%) IIS
6 38 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 36 (8.93%) Lync
8 29 (7.20%) Office Communications Server
9 28 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (4.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (3.97%) Apache
12 14 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (2.98%) Tomcat
14 9 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.99%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.74%) CMS
16 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 133 (33.00%) MS Excel
2 63 (15.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Line 500
3 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.47%) SaaS
2 13 (3.23%) Office 365
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 103 (25.56%) SAN
2 88 (21.84%) DNS
3 72 (17.87%) Firewall
4 54 (13.40%) DHCP
5 52 (12.90%) LAN
6 44 (10.92%) WAN
7 42 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 42 (10.42%) Internet
8 28 (6.95%) NAS
9 26 (6.45%) VPN
10 25 (6.20%) Cisco IOS
11 20 (4.96%) Unified Communications
12 17 (4.22%) Wireless
13 16 (3.97%) NetScaler
14 15 (3.72%) SMTP
15 11 (2.73%) DMZ
15 11 (2.73%) Intranet
15 11 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (2.48%) Network Security
16 10 (2.48%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.24%) MySQL
4 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.50%) OLTP
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (0.99%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.74%) Maven
3 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.25%) MSTest
5 1 (0.25%) MSI
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (6.45%) Finance
2 16 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.49%) Publishing
3 6 (1.49%) Banking
4 3 (0.74%) Legal
4 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.74%) Advertising
5 2 (0.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 98 (24.32%) Analyst
2 58 (14.39%) Support Analyst
3 50 (12.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (9.68%) IT Support
5 38 (9.43%) Support Engineer
6 37 (9.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 33 (8.19%) Support Technician
8 27 (6.70%) Operations Analyst
8 27 (6.70%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 26 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (5.96%) Consultant
11 22 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (4.71%) Technical Support
12 19 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (4.22%) Technical Support Analyst
13 17 (4.22%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (4.22%) IT Support Analyst
14 16 (3.97%) Technical Designer
14 16 (3.97%) Server Support
14 16 (3.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.71%) .NET
2 8 (1.99%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.49%) Web Services
4 5 (1.24%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.50%) Spring
6 1 (0.25%) Ajax
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.89%) Clustering
2 35 (8.68%) Blackberry
3 15 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.72%) EqualLogic
4 11 (2.73%) Social Media
5 8 (1.99%) CMDB
5 8 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.74%) FlexPod
7 6 (1.49%) Replication
8 5 (1.24%) PDA
9 4 (0.99%) PKI
10 3 (0.74%) iPhone
10 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.74%) NHS
11 2 (0.50%) iPad
11 2 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.50%) FMCG
12 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.25%) Celerra
12 1 (0.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 403 (100.00%) Windows
2 246 (61.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 150 (37.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 97 (24.07%) Windows 7
5 87 (21.59%) Linux
6 61 (15.14%) Windows XP
7 60 (14.89%) UNIX
8 43 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (4.96%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.97%) CentOS
11 15 (3.72%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.73%) SUSE
12 11 (2.73%) Debian
13 9 (2.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (1.99%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.74%) Android
16 4 (0.99%) AIX
16 4 (0.99%) Solaris
17 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (21.84%) ITIL
2 46 (11.41%) Change Control
3 39 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 35 (8.68%) Service Delivery
5 30 (7.44%) Technical Architecture
6 27 (6.70%) Change Management
7 22 (5.46%) E-Commerce
8 16 (3.97%) Load Balancing
9 15 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (2.98%) Migration
11 11 (2.73%) Business Continuity
11 11 (2.73%) CRM
11 11 (2.73%) DevOps
12 10 (2.48%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (2.23%) Service Management
14 8 (1.99%) Risk Management
14 8 (1.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (1.99%) Time Management
15 7 (1.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.16%) SQL
2 25 (6.20%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.73%) Java
4 10 (2.48%) PHP
5 9 (2.23%) Perl
6 7 (1.74%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.24%) C#
8 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.99%) VBScript
9 3 (0.74%) C
10 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 121 (30.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (25.81%) MCSE
3 54 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (13.40%) MCITP
4 45 (11.17%) CCNA
5 31 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (7.20%) MCSA
7 23 (5.71%) Degree
8 19 (4.71%) MCP
9 18 (4.47%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (3.72%) NCDA
11 14 (3.47%) MCTS
12 12 (2.98%) CCA
13 9 (2.23%) VCAP
14 7 (1.74%) VTSP
14 7 (1.74%) NCIE
14 7 (1.74%) VCDX
14 7 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.24%) CCEA
16 4 (0.99%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.68%) SLA
2 7 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.74%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 236 (58.56%) Active Directory
2 146 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (15.14%) vSphere
4 45 (11.17%) XenApp
4 45 (11.17%) VMware ESX
5 36 (8.93%) Hyper-V
6 35 (8.68%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (7.94%) XenServer
8 9 (2.23%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.23%) UAG
9 7 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.99%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.50%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (13.15%) SCCM
2 22 (5.46%) SCOM
3 12 (2.98%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.99%) WMI
6 4 (0.99%) Sysprep
6 4 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.99%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.74%) MOM
7 3 (0.74%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.74%) WSUS
7 3 (0.74%) Nessus
8 2 (0.50%) Nagios
8 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.50%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 221 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 203 (50.37%) VMware
3 163 (40.45%) Citrix
4 111 (27.54%) Cisco
5 55 (13.65%) NetApp
6 54 (13.40%) Red Hat
7 29 (7.20%) CommVault
8 27 (6.70%) EMC
9 23 (5.71%) AppSense
10 20 (4.96%) Symantec
11 18 (4.47%) Juniper
12 15 (3.72%) Oracle
12 15 (3.72%) Dell
13 13 (3.23%) HP
14 11 (2.73%) Brocade
15 10 (2.48%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.48%) Mitel
16 9 (2.23%) Veeam
17 7 (1.74%) Polycom
17 7 (1.74%) Siemens
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car and bonus scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 22 days ago