The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.63% 5.11% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 27.27% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 44 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.04% 18.72% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 68
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Kidderminster +2 3 £20,500 -37.87%
Redditch 0 3 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Bromsgrove -5 1 £35,000 +4.47%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Postfix
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 3 (30.00%) WLAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) CCEE
2 1 (10.00%) CCAA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Postfix
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
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