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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.29% 4.80% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.04% 19.35% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £29,000 £17,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £41,000 £31,850
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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.46% 24.80% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 53
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,100 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 1 October 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
Redditch -3 6 £30,750 -12.14%
Worcester -1 1 £24,000 -32.39%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) WLAN
6 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) Network Design
6 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (45.45%) VLAN
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (45.45%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) SMTP
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) HTTP
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Apache

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) WLAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Informix
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCEE
1 1 (9.09%) CCAA
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Postfix
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Worcestershire
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago