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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.03% 7.55% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 15.38% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £42,000 £31,393 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.78% -16.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
26 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 26.80% 49.06% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 58
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 days A/L, 5% Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 5 hours ago