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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.26% 1.23% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 3.85% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £27,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median 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
17 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 14.91% 32.10% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 41
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,624 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton 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 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 30 May 2016, 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) VMware
6 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
7 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
8 11 (50.00%) VoIP
9 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (40.91%) CCNA
10 9 (40.91%) DHCP
10 9 (40.91%) DNS
11 8 (36.36%) Wireless
11 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
11 8 (36.36%) VMware Server
12 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (31.82%) Avaya
12 7 (31.82%) ITIL
12 7 (31.82%) SQL
13 6 (27.27%) MCSE
13 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (27.27%) Firewall
13 6 (27.27%) MCITP
13 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
13 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
13 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (27.27%) WebEx
13 6 (27.27%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 6 (27.27%) Office Communications Server
1 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) MTS
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) VoIP
2 9 (40.91%) DHCP
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 8 (36.36%) Wireless
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Unified Communications
4 6 (27.27%) WebEx
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) OSPF
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Field Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Communications Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Field Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Lync Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Field Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) VoIP Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM+
1 1 (4.55%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 6 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
1 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Tcl
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCITP
2 6 (27.27%) MCSE
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Server
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam