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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 64 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 163 215 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.48% 4.31% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.05% 17.04% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 132 175 162
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
1160 1262 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.74% 25.30% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 944 987 771
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -9 133 £35,000 +0.71% 17
Wakefield -4 7 £32,500 -4.41%
Halifax +14 5 £35,000 -40.67%
Bradford -16 3 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Castleford - 3 £27,500 -
Wetherby +8 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Bingley -8 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 365 (100.00%) Windows
2 254 (69.59%) Active Directory
3 222 (60.82%) Microsoft
4 220 (60.27%) VMware
5 203 (55.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 187 (51.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 171 (46.85%) MS Exchange
8 135 (36.99%) Citrix
9 128 (35.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 125 (34.25%) MS Excel
11 117 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 103 (28.22%) ITIL
13 102 (27.95%) Windows 7
14 74 (20.27%) Linux
15 70 (19.18%) DNS
16 69 (18.90%) Cisco
17 68 (18.63%) SAN
18 67 (18.36%) Windows 8
19 65 (17.81%) SQL Server
20 64 (17.53%) SCCM
21 63 (17.26%) Exchange Server 2013
22 61 (16.71%) DHCP
23 60 (16.44%) XenApp
24 56 (15.34%) LAN
24 56 (15.34%) UNIX
25 55 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2007
26 53 (14.52%) Lync
27 50 (13.70%) Hyper-V
27 50 (13.70%) Windows XP
28 49 (13.42%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 171 (46.85%) MS Exchange
2 117 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (17.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 55 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 53 (14.52%) Lync
6 29 (7.95%) SharePoint
7 19 (5.21%) IIS
7 19 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.74%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.10%) Apache
9 4 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.10%) CMS
10 2 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 125 (34.25%) MS Excel
2 41 (11.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.75%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) Mimecast
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (19.18%) DNS
2 68 (18.63%) SAN
3 61 (16.71%) DHCP
4 56 (15.34%) LAN
5 49 (13.42%) Internet
6 48 (13.15%) WAN
7 42 (11.51%) VPN
8 37 (10.14%) Firewall
9 34 (9.32%) NAS
10 27 (7.40%) Wireless
11 20 (5.48%) TCP/IP
12 17 (4.66%) Intranet
13 16 (4.38%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (4.38%) VoIP
14 9 (2.47%) Unified Communications
15 8 (2.19%) OpenVPN
16 6 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
17 4 (1.10%) iSCSI
17 4 (1.10%) SMTP
18 3 (0.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 29 (7.95%) Finance
2 11 (3.01%) Retail
3 9 (2.47%) Legal
4 5 (1.37%) Advertising
4 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.82%) Marketing
5 3 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.55%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (27.12%) Analyst
2 59 (16.16%) IT Support
3 48 (13.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (12.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 41 (11.23%) Support Analyst
6 30 (8.22%) Technical Engineer
7 27 (7.40%) Team Leader
7 27 (7.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (7.40%) Support Engineer
8 22 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (5.75%) IT Support Analyst
10 20 (5.48%) Support Team Leader
10 20 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 20 (5.48%) Exchange Engineer
11 19 (5.21%) Support Technician
12 17 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (4.38%) IT Manager
13 16 (4.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
14 15 (4.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
14 15 (4.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.74%) MSMQ
2 9 (2.47%) .NET
3 5 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.37%) CSS
3 5 (1.37%) HTML
3 5 (1.37%) XML
4 2 (0.55%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.27%) WCF
5 1 (0.27%) jQuery
5 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.27%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.27%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.27%) Web Services
5 1 (0.27%) XHTML
5 1 (0.27%) Ajax
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.77%) Blackberry
2 27 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.03%) Clustering
4 7 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.37%) Replication
5 5 (1.37%) iPad
6 4 (1.10%) User Experience
7 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.55%) IVR
7 2 (0.55%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.27%) CMDB
8 1 (0.27%) CCTV
8 1 (0.27%) DTV
8 1 (0.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 365 (100.00%) Windows
2 203 (55.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 187 (51.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (27.95%) Windows 7
5 74 (20.27%) Linux
6 67 (18.36%) Windows 8
7 56 (15.34%) UNIX
8 50 (13.70%) Windows XP
9 32 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.74%) Android
11 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.82%) CentOS
12 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.82%) AIX
13 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.27%) HPUX
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.22%) ITIL
2 49 (13.42%) Service Delivery
3 32 (8.77%) Change Control
4 26 (7.12%) Problem Management
5 25 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
7 23 (6.30%) Load Balancing
8 20 (5.48%) Project Management
9 17 (4.66%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (3.29%) Line Management
11 12 (3.29%) Release Management
12 10 (2.74%) Coaching
13 9 (2.47%) Data Protection
13 9 (2.47%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.47%) Practice Management
13 9 (2.47%) Network Load Balancing
14 8 (2.19%) Incident Management
14 8 (2.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (2.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (12.88%) PowerShell
2 35 (9.59%) SQL
3 14 (3.84%) Perl
4 12 (3.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (1.64%) Java
6 5 (1.37%) C#
6 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.82%) Python
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) VBA
8 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (13.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (6.58%) MCSE
3 15 (4.11%) CCNA
3 15 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (3.29%) MCSA
6 11 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.74%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.19%) MCDST
10 5 (1.37%) MCITP
10 5 (1.37%) Degree
11 4 (1.10%) CCNP
12 3 (0.82%) MCP
12 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.82%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.27%) HND
13 1 (0.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.86%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.10%) QA
4 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 254 (69.59%) Active Directory
2 128 (35.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (16.44%) XenApp
4 50 (13.70%) Hyper-V
5 31 (8.49%) vSphere
6 29 (7.95%) VMware ESX
7 20 (5.48%) XenServer
8 16 (4.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (3.56%) VMware Server
9 13 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 64 (17.53%) SCCM
2 40 (10.96%) SCOM
3 24 (6.58%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (3.29%) Puppet
6 11 (3.01%) SCDPM
7 10 (2.74%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (2.47%) Opsview
9 5 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (1.10%) WSUS
10 4 (1.10%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.55%) DameWare
11 2 (0.55%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.55%) SCSM
11 2 (0.55%) vMotion
11 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.55%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 222 (60.82%) Microsoft
2 220 (60.27%) VMware
3 135 (36.99%) Citrix
4 69 (18.90%) Cisco
5 42 (11.51%) HP
6 39 (10.68%) NetApp
7 34 (9.32%) Symantec
8 32 (8.77%) Red Hat
9 27 (7.40%) CheckPoint
10 22 (6.03%) CommVault
10 22 (6.03%) EMC
11 20 (5.48%) Dell
12 16 (4.38%) Juniper
12 16 (4.38%) Civica
13 11 (3.01%) Kaspersky
14 10 (2.74%) Sophos
14 10 (2.74%) Lotus
15 9 (2.47%) Google
15 9 (2.47%) Postini
16 8 (2.19%) Sun
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