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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 187 198 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.75% 4.39% 3.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.20% 17.89% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 138 157 128
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
1317 1107 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.42% 24.56% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 809 759
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 27 February 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 February 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 -29 117 £38,500 +38.73% 18
Halifax +16 19 £40,000 +33.33%
Bradford +10 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wakefield -17 7 £27,500 +7.84%
Wetherby - 7 £22,000 - 2
Huddersfield +2 6 £30,000 - 1
Castleford - 2 £27,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £38,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 396 (100.00%) Windows
2 280 (70.71%) Active Directory
3 247 (62.37%) Microsoft
4 246 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 232 (58.59%) VMware
6 193 (48.74%) Citrix
7 186 (46.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 183 (46.21%) MS Exchange
9 141 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 134 (33.84%) MS Excel
11 129 (32.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 116 (29.29%) ITIL
13 110 (27.78%) Windows 7
14 90 (22.73%) DNS
15 84 (21.21%) SCCM
16 79 (19.95%) XenApp
16 79 (19.95%) SAN
17 77 (19.44%) Windows XP
18 75 (18.94%) DHCP
19 67 (16.92%) SQL Server
20 65 (16.41%) Linux
21 63 (15.91%) Cisco
22 60 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
22 60 (15.15%) Windows 8
22 60 (15.15%) UNIX
23 58 (14.65%) Service Delivery
24 56 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
24 56 (14.14%) Internet
24 56 (14.14%) SCOM
25 54 (13.64%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 183 (46.21%) MS Exchange
2 129 (32.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 54 (13.64%) Lync
5 41 (10.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (7.07%) SharePoint
7 18 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (4.29%) IIS
9 14 (3.54%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) Apache
12 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.51%) WordPress
13 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.51%) CMS
13 2 (0.51%) TeamSite
Applications
1 134 (33.84%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) Office 365
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 90 (22.73%) DNS
2 79 (19.95%) SAN
3 75 (18.94%) DHCP
4 56 (14.14%) Internet
5 52 (13.13%) LAN
6 42 (10.61%) WAN
7 40 (10.10%) VPN
8 38 (9.60%) NAS
9 34 (8.59%) Wireless
10 32 (8.08%) Intranet
11 29 (7.32%) Firewall
12 22 (5.56%) TCP/IP
13 14 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (3.28%) VoIP
15 12 (3.03%) Unified Communications
16 8 (2.02%) NetScaler
16 8 (2.02%) OpenVPN
17 5 (1.26%) MPLS
18 3 (0.76%) SMTP
18 3 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 40 (10.10%) Finance
2 10 (2.53%) Retail
3 8 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.52%) Legal
5 5 (1.26%) Advertising
6 4 (1.01%) Publishing
7 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.76%) Back Office
7 3 (0.76%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (23.99%) Analyst
2 62 (15.66%) IT Support
3 48 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (10.10%) Support Engineer
5 38 (9.60%) Support Technician
5 38 (9.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 36 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 31 (7.83%) Team Leader
8 28 (7.07%) Technical Engineer
9 26 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
10 24 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
10 24 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
11 22 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (4.55%) IT Manager
12 18 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (4.29%) Server Engineer
14 15 (3.79%) Service Desk Analyst
14 15 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.54%) MSMQ
2 5 (1.26%) .NET
3 3 (0.76%) 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 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.84%) Clustering
3 27 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.01%) PKI
6 2 (0.51%) CCTV
6 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.51%) Replication
6 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.51%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.51%) New Media
7 1 (0.25%) DTV
7 1 (0.25%) SecurID
7 1 (0.25%) iPhone
7 1 (0.25%) iSeries
7 1 (0.25%) iPad
7 1 (0.25%) CMDB
7 1 (0.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 396 (100.00%) Windows
2 246 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 186 (46.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 77 (19.44%) Windows XP
6 65 (16.41%) Linux
7 60 (15.15%) UNIX
7 60 (15.15%) Windows 8
8 24 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (3.03%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.26%) Android
10 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.76%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (29.29%) ITIL
2 58 (14.65%) Service Delivery
3 50 (12.63%) Change Control
4 31 (7.83%) Technical Architecture
5 28 (7.07%) Problem Management
6 21 (5.30%) Project Management
7 14 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
9 12 (3.03%) Line Management
9 12 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 11 (2.78%) Coaching
10 11 (2.78%) Release Management
10 11 (2.78%) Capacity Management
10 11 (2.78%) Incident Management
10 11 (2.78%) Migration
11 10 (2.53%) Business Continuity
12 9 (2.27%) Information Security
12 9 (2.27%) Load Balancing
13 8 (2.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 27 (6.82%) SQL
3 13 (3.28%) Perl
4 11 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.26%) Java
6 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.51%) VB
7 2 (0.51%) C#
8 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.25%) VBScript
8 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.84%) MCSE
3 25 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (5.81%) Citrix Certification
5 17 (4.29%) CCNA
5 17 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.79%) CCA
7 14 (3.54%) CCEA
7 14 (3.54%) MCSA
8 12 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.53%) MCDST
10 9 (2.27%) Degree
10 9 (2.27%) CCAA
11 8 (2.02%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.52%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.52%) MCP
13 5 (1.26%) CCIA
13 5 (1.26%) CCEE
14 3 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.86%) SLA
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 280 (70.71%) Active Directory
2 141 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (19.95%) XenApp
4 49 (12.37%) Hyper-V
5 43 (10.86%) vSphere
6 36 (9.09%) XenServer
7 30 (7.58%) VMware ESX
8 22 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (3.79%) VMware Server
11 14 (3.54%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.01%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.25%) UAG
14 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 84 (21.21%) SCCM
2 56 (14.14%) SCOM
3 30 (7.58%) NetBackup
4 16 (4.04%) XenMobile
5 14 (3.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 13 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (2.78%) Puppet
8 9 (2.27%) WSUS
8 9 (2.27%) Opsview
8 9 (2.27%) SCDPM
9 6 (1.52%) EdgeSight
9 6 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.26%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.01%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.51%) DameWare
12 2 (0.51%) SCSM
13 1 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 247 (62.37%) Microsoft
2 232 (58.59%) VMware
3 193 (48.74%) Citrix
4 63 (15.91%) Cisco
5 53 (13.38%) HP
6 46 (11.62%) Symantec
7 43 (10.86%) NetApp
8 31 (7.83%) Dell
8 31 (7.83%) EMC
9 27 (6.82%) CommVault
10 23 (5.81%) Red Hat
11 19 (4.80%) CheckPoint
12 14 (3.54%) AppSense
13 12 (3.03%) Google
13 12 (3.03%) Postini
14 11 (2.78%) Kaspersky
14 11 (2.78%) Civica
14 11 (2.78%) Sun
15 9 (2.27%) Juniper
16 8 (2.02%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum + pension parking
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Parking, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wetherby
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Life Assurance
Posted: 12 days ago
Huddersfield
University of Huddersfield
Salary: £32,576 - £36,643 p.a.
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wetherby
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + 25 Days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago