The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 28 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.23% 4.35% 17.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 12.50% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.63% 34.78% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 25
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £42,624
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wolverhampton region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Server
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (20.00%) MCITP
8 2 (20.00%) Brocade
8 2 (20.00%) Wireless

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Brocade
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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