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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 4 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.80% 0.95% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.17% 3.39% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £19,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +6.25%
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
58 118 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 15.43% 28.16% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 60
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 14 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) CRM
5 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Replication
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Apple
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
7 3 (27.27%) Windows NT
7 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Manager
1 5 (45.45%) IT Services Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Professional Services Manager
2 3 (27.27%) IT Technician
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows NT
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) FalconStor
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec