The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 35 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.62% 4.93% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.07% 13.58% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 8
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £33,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.54% 36.32% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 66 54
Median salary £31,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire 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 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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove - 9 £38,000 -
Redditch -4 4 £24,000 +11.62%
Worcester -18 2 £36,250 +9.84%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) High Availability
5 12 (52.17%) DMVPN
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
5 12 (52.17%) Riverbed
5 12 (52.17%) CCNP
5 12 (52.17%) CCNA
5 12 (52.17%) WAN
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
7 9 (39.13%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) VMware
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) Android
11 4 (17.39%) FMCG
11 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
11 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (52.17%) DMVPN
1 12 (52.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Administrator
1 12 (52.17%) Network Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 10
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (17.39%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) High Availability
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CCNA
1 12 (52.17%) CCNP
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
1 12 (52.17%) Riverbed
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam