The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.05% 2.67% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.94% 8.98% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
North Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 167 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 21.32% 29.72% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in York

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in York

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in York

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
7 6 (35.29%) HP
7 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) WSUS
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (29.41%) vSphere
8 5 (29.41%) Altiris
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) IIS
10 3 (17.65%) C#
10 3 (17.65%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) WAN
10 3 (17.65%) LAN
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
4 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) Altiris
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
York, North Yorkshire
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