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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 87 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 136 206 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.10% 4.27% 4.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.51% 15.47% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 156 169
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,100
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
937 1332 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.38% 27.60% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 794 1074 817
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -19 95 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bradford -5 19 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Halifax -18 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Wakefield +6 5 £28,750 +4.54% 2
Huddersfield +6 3 £22,000 -26.66%
Keighley - 1 £27,000 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 309 (100.00%) Windows
2 222 (71.84%) Active Directory
3 200 (64.72%) Microsoft
4 197 (63.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 179 (57.93%) Windows Server
6 170 (55.02%) VMware
7 151 (48.87%) MS Exchange
8 137 (44.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 127 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 103 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 103 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 100 (32.36%) ITIL
11 100 (32.36%) SAN
12 96 (31.07%) MS Excel
13 87 (28.16%) Exchange Server 2013
14 86 (27.83%) DNS
15 80 (25.89%) VPN
15 80 (25.89%) Linux
16 72 (23.30%) Data Centre
16 72 (23.30%) PowerShell
17 70 (22.65%) Skype for Business
18 69 (22.33%) Citrix
19 65 (21.04%) TCP/IP
20 64 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
20 64 (20.71%) SQL Server 2008
21 61 (19.74%) NetApp
22 59 (19.09%) Windows 7
23 54 (17.48%) MCSE
24 52 (16.83%) IIS
24 52 (16.83%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 151 (48.87%) MS Exchange
2 103 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (28.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 70 (22.65%) Skype for Business
5 52 (16.83%) IIS
6 50 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (10.68%) SharePoint
8 18 (5.83%) CMS
9 16 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (3.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.97%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.65%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (31.07%) MS Excel
2 51 (16.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.65%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.27%) Office 365
2 34 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.29%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (32.36%) SAN
2 86 (27.83%) DNS
3 80 (25.89%) VPN
4 65 (21.04%) TCP/IP
5 39 (12.62%) NAS
6 38 (12.30%) DHCP
7 28 (9.06%) Unified Communications
8 22 (7.12%) Firewall
9 21 (6.80%) Internet
10 19 (6.15%) LAN
11 18 (5.83%) Telepresence
11 18 (5.83%) WAN
12 11 (3.56%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (3.24%) DMZ
14 9 (2.91%) VLAN
15 8 (2.59%) SSL
15 8 (2.59%) VoIP
16 6 (1.94%) iSCSI
17 5 (1.62%) Network Security
17 5 (1.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 64 (20.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (11.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.94%) MySQL
7 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.97%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.32%) Firebird
11 1 (0.32%) MS Access
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.65%) NuGet
5 1 (0.32%) PostSharp
General
1 30 (9.71%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Marketing
3 14 (4.53%) Retail
4 12 (3.88%) Law
5 7 (2.27%) Back Office
6 6 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.29%) Banking
8 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (26.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (20.06%) Analyst
3 37 (11.97%) Technical Engineer
4 33 (10.68%) Technical Analyst
5 26 (8.41%) Support Analyst
6 25 (8.09%) Technical Support
7 23 (7.44%) Messaging Engineer
7 23 (7.44%) Windows Engineer
8 22 (7.12%) Developer
8 22 (7.12%) VMware Engineer
9 20 (6.47%) Microsoft Engineer
9 20 (6.47%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 20 (6.47%) Technical Support Analyst
10 19 (6.15%) Consultant
10 19 (6.15%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (5.83%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.83%) IT Analyst
11 18 (5.83%) Lync Engineer
12 17 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 16 (5.18%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.00%) .NET
2 21 (6.80%) .NET Framework
3 18 (5.83%) LINQ
4 17 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (4.85%) Web Services
6 9 (2.91%) MSMQ
7 5 (1.62%) XML
8 3 (0.97%) J2EE
8 3 (0.97%) J2SE
8 3 (0.97%) Middleware
8 3 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.65%) EDI
9 2 (0.65%) HTML
9 2 (0.65%) SAP ALE
9 2 (0.65%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.65%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (0.65%) WCF
10 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.30%) Data Centre
2 46 (14.89%) Clustering
3 37 (11.97%) Blackberry
4 24 (7.77%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (4.21%) HP Storage
6 10 (3.24%) SecurID
7 9 (2.91%) EMC VNX
8 8 (2.59%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.94%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.94%) NHS
9 6 (1.94%) PKI
10 4 (1.29%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.29%) Replication
10 4 (1.29%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 309 (100.00%) Windows
2 197 (63.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 179 (57.93%) Windows Server
4 137 (44.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (25.89%) Linux
6 59 (19.09%) Windows 7
7 42 (13.59%) Unix
8 21 (6.80%) Windows XP
9 16 (5.18%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.24%) Debian
12 7 (2.27%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (1.62%) Solaris
14 5 (1.62%) SUSE
14 5 (1.62%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.97%) AIX
15 3 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.97%) zOS
16 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (32.36%) ITIL
2 46 (14.89%) Load Balancing
3 30 (9.71%) Presales
4 29 (9.39%) Change Control
5 26 (8.41%) Service Delivery
6 23 (7.44%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (7.12%) Project Management
8 19 (6.15%) MVC
9 18 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (5.83%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (5.83%) OOP
10 17 (5.50%) TDD
11 16 (5.18%) Change Management
12 14 (4.53%) Migration
13 13 (4.21%) Configuration Management
14 11 (3.56%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (3.56%) DevOps
15 9 (2.91%) Performance Monitoring
16 8 (2.59%) Service Management
17 7 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 72 (23.30%) PowerShell
2 35 (11.33%) SQL
3 19 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.21%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.88%) Perl
6 9 (2.91%) VB
7 5 (1.62%) ABAP
7 5 (1.62%) Java
7 5 (1.62%) Python
8 4 (1.29%) Ruby
8 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.65%) C#
10 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (17.48%) MCSE
3 40 (12.94%) MCITP
4 19 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (3.88%) Degree
6 10 (3.24%) MCP
6 10 (3.24%) MCSA
7 6 (1.94%) CCA
8 5 (1.62%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.65%) CCNA
11 2 (0.65%) CCNP
11 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.32%) NCDA
12 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.80%) SLA
2 5 (1.62%) COBIT
3 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) ISO22301
System Software
1 222 (71.84%) Active Directory
2 127 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (14.56%) vSphere
4 31 (10.03%) XenApp
5 25 (8.09%) Hyper-V
6 17 (5.50%) VMware ESX
7 11 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.97%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.97%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.97%) vCloud
9 3 (0.97%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 40 (12.94%) SCCM
2 24 (7.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (7.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 22 (7.12%) SCOM
4 13 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (3.56%) Puppet
6 10 (3.24%) Opsview
7 9 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.27%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.29%) WSUS
9 4 (1.29%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.97%) Ansible
10 3 (0.97%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 200 (64.72%) Microsoft
2 170 (55.02%) VMware
3 69 (22.33%) Citrix
4 61 (19.74%) NetApp
5 52 (16.83%) Symantec
6 46 (14.89%) Cisco
6 46 (14.89%) HP
7 39 (12.62%) CommVault
8 38 (12.30%) Dell Compellent
9 24 (7.77%) Oracle
10 21 (6.80%) Red Hat
11 19 (6.15%) Veeam
12 18 (5.83%) Dell
13 13 (4.21%) EMC
13 13 (4.21%) Kaspersky
14 10 (3.24%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.24%) MobileIron
15 9 (2.91%) Avaya
15 9 (2.91%) SolarWinds
16 7 (2.27%) Mitel
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £9 - £10 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits!!
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
greywood
Salary: £20000 per annum + Plus Bens
Posted: 20 days ago