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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 71 89 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 132 129 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.71% 2.90% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.16% 14.04% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 122 107 140
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
727 919 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.42% 20.65% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 620 780 1064
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +14.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +19 83 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Bradford +17 25 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wakefield +16 14 £42,500 +68.31% 4
Huddersfield +1 8 £40,000 +81.81%
Wetherby -2 4 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 260 (100.00%) Windows
2 212 (81.54%) Windows Server
3 188 (72.31%) Active Directory
4 173 (66.54%) VMware
4 173 (66.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 167 (64.23%) Microsoft
6 117 (45.00%) MS Exchange
7 101 (38.85%) SAN
8 100 (38.46%) ITIL
8 100 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 98 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 95 (36.54%) Citrix
10 95 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 74 (28.46%) LAN
11 74 (28.46%) WAN
12 65 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 59 (22.69%) Cisco
13 59 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 58 (22.31%) HP
14 58 (22.31%) Windows 7
15 54 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 47 (18.08%) SCCM
17 46 (17.69%) PowerShell
18 45 (17.31%) Hyper-V
19 44 (16.92%) SQL
19 44 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
20 43 (16.54%) Linux
20 43 (16.54%) DNS
20 43 (16.54%) Firewall
21 41 (15.77%) Avaya

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 117 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 59 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (10.77%) IIS
4 27 (10.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (8.85%) SharePoint
7 18 (6.92%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.69%) CMS
8 7 (2.69%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.69%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.54%) Office 365
2 23 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.85%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 101 (38.85%) SAN
2 74 (28.46%) LAN
2 74 (28.46%) WAN
3 43 (16.54%) DNS
3 43 (16.54%) Firewall
4 38 (14.62%) VPN
5 33 (12.69%) DHCP
6 22 (8.46%) MPLS
6 22 (8.46%) NAS
7 20 (7.69%) Internet
8 19 (7.31%) VoIP
9 14 (5.38%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
11 10 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (3.46%) ISDN
13 8 (3.08%) IP Telephony
13 8 (3.08%) TCP/IP
14 5 (1.92%) DMZ
15 4 (1.54%) ADSL
15 4 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 54 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (13.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (7.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.77%) MySQL
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (10.38%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.38%) Finance
3 9 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.69%) Games
5 5 (1.92%) Advertising
5 5 (1.92%) Law
5 5 (1.92%) Legal
5 5 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (22.31%) Analyst
2 53 (20.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (16.92%) Support Engineer
4 33 (12.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 32 (12.31%) VMware Engineer
6 31 (11.92%) Support Analyst
7 28 (10.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 27 (10.38%) Exchange Engineer
9 26 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 25 (9.62%) Active Directory Engineer
10 25 (9.62%) Windows Engineer
11 22 (8.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (8.46%) IT Support
12 21 (8.08%) IT Engineer
13 17 (6.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 16 (6.15%) Technical Engineer
15 15 (5.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (5.77%) Active Directory Support
15 15 (5.77%) Windows Support Engineer
16 14 (5.38%) Citrix Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.69%) .NET
2 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.92%) CSS
2 5 (1.92%) HTML
2 5 (1.92%) jQuery
3 4 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.00%) Clustering
2 34 (13.08%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.00%) iPad
4 11 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.85%) HP Storage
6 9 (3.46%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.08%) iPhone
8 7 (2.69%) Celerra
8 7 (2.69%) CLARiiON
9 6 (2.31%) Replication
10 5 (1.92%) New Media
10 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.54%) CMDB
11 4 (1.54%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.54%) IVR
11 4 (1.54%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.54%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.15%) Handset
13 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 260 (100.00%) Windows
2 212 (81.54%) Windows Server
3 173 (66.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (22.31%) Windows 7
6 43 (16.54%) Linux
7 21 (8.08%) Windows 8
8 18 (6.92%) Unix
9 16 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (5.77%) Windows 10
11 9 (3.46%) Windows Phone
11 9 (3.46%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.31%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.15%) Android
13 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.77%) HPUX
14 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (38.46%) ITIL
2 39 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (10.77%) Problem Management
4 24 (9.23%) ITIL V3
5 23 (8.85%) Load Balancing
6 21 (8.08%) Presales
7 18 (6.92%) Service Delivery
8 17 (6.54%) Fault Analysis
8 17 (6.54%) Information Security
8 17 (6.54%) Service Management
9 16 (6.15%) Server Virtualisation
10 15 (5.77%) High Availability
10 15 (5.77%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (5.38%) Change Control
12 13 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (4.23%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.23%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.85%) Change Management
14 10 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.69%) PowerShell
2 44 (16.92%) SQL
3 16 (6.15%) C#
4 12 (4.62%) Bash Shell
4 12 (4.62%) Perl
5 11 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.31%) Degree
3 14 (5.38%) MCSE
4 12 (4.62%) MCSA
5 7 (2.69%) MCP
6 5 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.54%) MCITP
8 3 (1.15%) CCA
8 3 (1.15%) CCNA
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.85%) SLA
2 11 (4.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 188 (72.31%) Active Directory
2 98 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (17.31%) Hyper-V
4 37 (14.23%) vSphere
5 31 (11.92%) XenApp
6 25 (9.62%) XenDesktop
7 17 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (6.15%) VMware ESX
9 13 (5.00%) OpenSIPS
10 5 (1.92%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.15%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.77%) Firmware
12 2 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 47 (18.08%) SCCM
2 32 (12.31%) SCOM
3 15 (5.77%) vMotion
4 7 (2.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.92%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.54%) WSUS
7 3 (1.15%) Opsview
7 3 (1.15%) PowerCLI
8 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.77%) OpenView
8 2 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 173 (66.54%) VMware
2 167 (64.23%) Microsoft
3 95 (36.54%) Citrix
4 59 (22.69%) Cisco
5 58 (22.31%) HP
6 41 (15.77%) Avaya
7 34 (13.08%) NetApp
8 25 (9.62%) F5
9 18 (6.92%) Dell Compellent
10 17 (6.54%) EMC
11 16 (6.15%) Red Hat
12 15 (5.77%) CommVault
12 15 (5.77%) Dell
13 14 (5.38%) Riverbed
14 13 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
15 11 (4.23%) 3PAR
16 10 (3.85%) Symantec
17 9 (3.46%) Civica
18 8 (3.08%) Oracle
19 7 (2.69%) Sitecore
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