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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.81% 6.73% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.73% 24.58% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
102 118 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.48% 27.38% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 48
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the York region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in York

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (94.12%) VMware
3 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
4 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 20 (58.82%) SAN
5 20 (58.82%) ITIL
6 18 (52.94%) vSphere
7 16 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (44.12%) WSUS
8 15 (44.12%) HP
8 15 (44.12%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (41.18%) Citrix
10 13 (38.24%) Altiris
10 13 (38.24%) Clustering
11 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
12 10 (29.41%) Project Management
13 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
14 7 (20.59%) DNS
14 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
14 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (17.65%) MS Office
16 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
16 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
17 4 (11.76%) DHCP
18 3 (8.82%) Cisco
18 3 (8.82%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Lync
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) NAS
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Specialist
1 13 (38.24%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) IT Support
2 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) LIMS
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) vSphere
4 15 (44.12%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) WSUS
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) VMware
2 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) HP
4 14 (41.18%) Citrix
5 13 (38.24%) Altiris
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Hitachi
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