The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 221 171 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 4.40% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.91% 17.50% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 181 152 121
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1234 977 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.03% 25.13% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 950 773 783
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 183 £34,000 +11.48% 14
Huddersfield +9 11 £31,500 +21.15% 1
Halifax -24 8 £44,500 +36.92% 1
Wakefield +3 7 £29,000 -14.70% 1
Bradford +1 6 £30,750 +2.50% 2
Wetherby -6 1 £30,000 -16.08%
Pudsey - 1 £25,500 -
Bingley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 433 (100.00%) Windows
2 272 (62.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 247 (57.04%) VMware
4 226 (52.19%) Microsoft
5 207 (47.81%) Active Directory
6 189 (43.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 141 (32.56%) SAN
8 139 (32.10%) Citrix
9 138 (31.87%) MS Excel
10 133 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 131 (30.25%) MS Exchange
12 124 (28.64%) Linux
13 120 (27.71%) Cisco
14 107 (24.71%) DNS
14 107 (24.71%) ITIL
15 106 (24.48%) SQL Server
16 105 (24.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 94 (21.71%) SQL
18 87 (20.09%) Exchange Server 2010
19 86 (19.86%) Windows 7
19 86 (19.86%) vSphere
20 84 (19.40%) MCSE
21 83 (19.17%) Firewall
22 78 (18.01%) Red Hat
23 75 (17.32%) DHCP
24 74 (17.09%) UNIX
25 72 (16.63%) VMware ESX
26 68 (15.70%) IIS
27 67 (15.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 66 (15.24%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 131 (30.25%) MS Exchange
2 87 (20.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (15.70%) IIS
4 63 (14.55%) SharePoint
5 58 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (9.47%) Lync
7 28 (6.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (6.24%) Office Communications Server
9 25 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (3.00%) Apache
13 5 (1.15%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.92%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.46%) WordPress
16 2 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 138 (31.87%) MS Excel
2 66 (15.24%) MS Office
3 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.69%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.23%) Line 500
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.46%) Office 365
2 11 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 141 (32.56%) SAN
2 107 (24.71%) DNS
3 83 (19.17%) Firewall
4 75 (17.32%) DHCP
5 51 (11.78%) VPN
6 46 (10.62%) WAN
6 46 (10.62%) LAN
7 45 (10.39%) TCP/IP
8 34 (7.85%) Internet
9 26 (6.00%) Wireless
10 24 (5.54%) NAS
11 20 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (3.70%) Unified Communications
12 16 (3.70%) Network Security
13 14 (3.23%) Intranet
14 13 (3.00%) MPLS
15 11 (2.54%) NetScaler
16 9 (2.08%) VLAN
17 8 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
17 8 (1.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 57 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.85%) MySQL
5 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (6.47%) Finance
2 8 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.69%) Banking
4 3 (0.69%) Legal
5 2 (0.46%) Marketing
5 2 (0.46%) Advertising
5 2 (0.46%) Publishing
6 1 (0.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.23%) Automotive
6 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (23.33%) Analyst
2 59 (13.63%) Support Analyst
3 57 (13.16%) Consultant
4 45 (10.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 41 (9.47%) Administrator
6 38 (8.78%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.78%) Operations Analyst
7 30 (6.93%) IT Support
8 29 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (6.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 25 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
10 25 (5.77%) Windows Administrator
11 23 (5.31%) Support Technician
11 23 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (4.85%) Support Consultant
13 21 (4.85%) IT Support Analyst
14 20 (4.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 20 (4.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 20 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.16%) .NET
2 13 (3.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.08%) Web Services
4 8 (1.85%) HTML
5 5 (1.15%) CSS
5 5 (1.15%) jQuery
6 4 (0.92%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.69%) SOAP
7 3 (0.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.69%) LINQ
7 3 (0.69%) LESS
7 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (0.46%) XML
8 2 (0.46%) XHTML
9 1 (0.23%) Ajax
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.39%) Clustering
2 29 (6.70%) Blackberry
3 12 (2.77%) Replication
4 9 (2.08%) EqualLogic
5 8 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.85%) NHS
6 7 (1.62%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.39%) iPad
7 6 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.15%) iPhone
8 5 (1.15%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.92%) Social Media
9 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.69%) PKI
11 2 (0.46%) New Media
11 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.46%) CMDB
11 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.46%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 433 (100.00%) Windows
2 272 (62.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 133 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 124 (28.64%) Linux
5 86 (19.86%) Windows 7
6 74 (17.09%) UNIX
7 67 (15.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (14.55%) Windows XP
9 31 (7.16%) Windows 8
10 21 (4.85%) Ubuntu
11 15 (3.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 15 (3.46%) CentOS
11 15 (3.46%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.39%) Android
13 5 (1.15%) SUSE
14 4 (0.92%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.46%) Solaris
15 2 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (24.71%) ITIL
2 61 (14.09%) Problem Management
3 58 (13.39%) Service Delivery
4 46 (10.62%) E-Commerce
5 45 (10.39%) Change Control
6 18 (4.16%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (3.46%) Migration
9 14 (3.23%) PRINCE2
10 12 (2.77%) Load Balancing
10 12 (2.77%) Change Management
10 12 (2.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (2.54%) CRM
12 10 (2.31%) Network Management
12 10 (2.31%) Business Continuity
13 9 (2.08%) Network Design
13 9 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (1.85%) Project Management
15 7 (1.62%) Information Security
15 7 (1.62%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.71%) SQL
2 28 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.16%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.23%) Perl
5 13 (3.00%) VBScript
6 12 (2.77%) PHP
6 12 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.92%) Java
8 4 (0.92%) C#
9 3 (0.69%) C
10 2 (0.46%) Python
10 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (24.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (19.40%) MCSE
3 48 (11.09%) MCITP
4 46 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (8.08%) CCNA
6 33 (7.62%) MCP
7 24 (5.54%) Degree
7 24 (5.54%) MCSA
8 21 (4.85%) MCTS
9 15 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.23%) Security Cleared
11 13 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (2.54%) CCA
12 11 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.08%) CCNP
14 8 (1.85%) VCAP
15 6 (1.39%) NCDA
15 6 (1.39%) CISSP
16 5 (1.15%) NCIE
16 5 (1.15%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.78%) SLA
2 15 (3.46%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 207 (47.81%) Active Directory
2 189 (43.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (19.86%) vSphere
4 72 (16.63%) VMware ESX
5 65 (15.01%) VMware ESXi
6 61 (14.09%) Hyper-V
7 34 (7.85%) XenApp
8 23 (5.31%) XenServer
9 18 (4.16%) Forefront TMG
9 18 (4.16%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.85%) UAG
10 8 (1.85%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.69%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.69%) Xen
13 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.23%) NFS
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (9.47%) SCCM
2 31 (7.16%) SCOM
3 16 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 13 (3.00%) WSUS
5 11 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.85%) Plesk
6 8 (1.85%) Nagios
7 5 (1.15%) MOM
7 5 (1.15%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.69%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.69%) SCSM
9 3 (0.69%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.69%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.46%) OpenView
10 2 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 247 (57.04%) VMware
2 226 (52.19%) Microsoft
3 139 (32.10%) Citrix
4 120 (27.71%) Cisco
5 78 (18.01%) Red Hat
6 57 (13.16%) HP
7 50 (11.55%) EMC
8 42 (9.70%) Dell
9 39 (9.01%) NetApp
10 32 (7.39%) CommVault
11 30 (6.93%) Symantec
12 18 (4.16%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.77%) AppSense
14 10 (2.31%) Kaspersky
14 10 (2.31%) Veeam
14 10 (2.31%) Juniper
15 8 (1.85%) Huawei
15 8 (1.85%) Oracle
15 8 (1.85%) Apple
15 8 (1.85%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus 5% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Base with package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 23 days ago
Castleford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago