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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.90% 4.67% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.13% 15.63% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.61%
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
31 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 30.39% 29.91% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 19
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) IIS
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Server
6 5 (41.67%) Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (33.33%) MTS
7 4 (33.33%) COM+
7 4 (33.33%) DCOM
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) Degree

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (33.33%) MTS
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) COM+
1 4 (33.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB
2 3 (25.00%) VB6
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Server
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Brocade
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