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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.63% 0.50% 2.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.48% 1.49% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £29,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
61 67 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.61% 33.17% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 92
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Worcester - 4 £38,000 - 1
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) vSphere
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (41.67%) LAN
7 5 (41.67%) WAN
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) IIS
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (33.33%) Network Security
8 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) Dell
9 3 (25.00%) SAN
9 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (25.00%) VPN
9 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (16.67%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) DDNS
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Informix
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Mitel
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago