The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 290 240 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.92% 4.50% 4.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.73% 17.63% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 207 186 205
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1844 1361 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.92% 25.51% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1100 1227
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
West Yorkshire -11 198 £32,000 -8.57% 20
South Yorkshire +13 45 £34,000 +27.57% 6
North Yorkshire -9 37 £35,000 +25.00% 2
East Yorkshire +1 8 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 639 (100.00%) Windows
2 411 (64.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 392 (61.35%) Microsoft
4 380 (59.47%) Active Directory
5 349 (54.62%) VMware
6 257 (40.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 254 (39.75%) Citrix
8 241 (37.72%) MS Excel
8 241 (37.72%) MS Exchange
9 232 (36.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 158 (24.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 154 (24.10%) SAN
12 151 (23.63%) Windows 7
13 147 (23.00%) ITIL
14 146 (22.85%) DNS
15 145 (22.69%) Cisco
16 144 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
17 141 (22.07%) SQL Server
18 136 (21.28%) MCSE
19 110 (17.21%) Exchange Server 2007
20 108 (16.90%) Linux
21 106 (16.59%) Windows XP
22 100 (15.65%) MS Office
23 99 (15.49%) SCCM
24 94 (14.71%) vSphere
24 94 (14.71%) DHCP
24 94 (14.71%) Firewall
25 88 (13.77%) LAN
26 87 (13.62%) SQL
27 86 (13.46%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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
1 241 (37.72%) MS Exchange
2 144 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 110 (17.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 71 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 62 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 61 (9.55%) IIS
7 52 (8.14%) Lync
8 49 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 33 (5.16%) Office Communications Server
10 20 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (3.13%) Apache
11 14 (2.19%) Tomcat
11 14 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.78%) TeamSite
15 4 (0.63%) CMS
16 3 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
16 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.47%) GlassFish
Applications
1 241 (37.72%) MS Excel
2 100 (15.65%) MS Office
3 13 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.88%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) Line 500
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.35%) Office 365
3 10 (1.56%) SaaS
4 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 154 (24.10%) SAN
2 146 (22.85%) DNS
3 94 (14.71%) DHCP
3 94 (14.71%) Firewall
4 88 (13.77%) LAN
5 86 (13.46%) TCP/IP
6 75 (11.74%) Internet
7 69 (10.80%) WAN
8 39 (6.10%) VPN
9 35 (5.48%) Wireless
10 34 (5.32%) NAS
11 30 (4.69%) Intranet
12 26 (4.07%) Cisco IOS
13 24 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (3.44%) VoIP
15 21 (3.29%) Unified Communications
16 18 (2.82%) SMTP
17 15 (2.35%) NetScaler
18 14 (2.19%) Cisco PIX
19 12 (1.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 71 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (7.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.72%) MySQL
5 9 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (0.78%) DTS
8 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.31%) OLTP
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.16%) QlikView
10 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) Maven
3 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.31%) MSI
5 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) MSTest
General
1 58 (9.08%) Finance
2 17 (2.66%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.19%) Banking
4 11 (1.72%) Military
5 9 (1.41%) Publishing
5 9 (1.41%) Electronics
5 9 (1.41%) Legal
6 8 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.25%) Retail
7 4 (0.63%) Advertising
8 3 (0.47%) French Language
9 2 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (23.47%) Analyst
2 88 (13.77%) Support Engineer
3 87 (13.62%) Support Analyst
4 68 (10.64%) IT Support
5 65 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 44 (6.89%) Support Technician
7 37 (5.79%) Technical Support
7 37 (5.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 36 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
9 35 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
10 33 (5.16%) Server Engineer
11 32 (5.01%) Consultant
12 31 (4.85%) Server Support
12 31 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support
12 31 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 29 (4.54%) Technical Support Analyst
14 27 (4.23%) Operations Analyst
14 27 (4.23%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
15 25 (3.91%) IT Support Analyst
16 24 (3.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.69%) .NET
2 16 (2.50%) Web Services
3 10 (1.56%) Application Packaging
4 8 (1.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.47%) Ajax
6 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.47%) LINQ
7 2 (0.31%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.31%) Spring
8 1 (0.16%) HTML
8 1 (0.16%) CSS
8 1 (0.16%) XML
8 1 (0.16%) XHTML
8 1 (0.16%) jQuery
8 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.21%) Clustering
2 39 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.48%) Blackberry
4 21 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.88%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.56%) Social Media
7 9 (1.41%) EqualLogic
7 9 (1.41%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.41%) Chip and PIN
7 9 (1.41%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.25%) FlexPod
9 7 (1.10%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.10%) Replication
10 6 (0.94%) PDA
10 6 (0.94%) Firmware
10 6 (0.94%) CMDB
11 5 (0.78%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.78%) iPad
12 4 (0.63%) PKI
12 4 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 639 (100.00%) Windows
2 411 (64.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 257 (40.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 151 (23.63%) Windows 7
5 108 (16.90%) Linux
6 106 (16.59%) Windows XP
7 75 (11.74%) UNIX
8 44 (6.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 43 (6.73%) Windows 8
10 26 (4.07%) Windows 2000 Server
11 15 (2.35%) Windows Vista
12 13 (2.03%) CentOS
13 12 (1.88%) Debian
13 12 (1.88%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.72%) SUSE
15 8 (1.25%) Android
16 5 (0.78%) Solaris
17 4 (0.63%) AIX
18 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.00%) ITIL
2 54 (8.45%) Change Management
3 53 (8.29%) Service Delivery
4 51 (7.98%) Problem Management
5 50 (7.82%) Change Control
6 47 (7.36%) Mentoring
7 43 (6.73%) Technical Architecture
8 32 (5.01%) Migration
9 28 (4.38%) Project Management
10 25 (3.91%) Load Balancing
11 20 (3.13%) E-Commerce
12 18 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (2.35%) CRM
15 14 (2.19%) Data Management
15 14 (2.19%) Capacity Planning
16 13 (2.03%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (2.03%) Infrastructure Management
16 13 (2.03%) DevOps
17 12 (1.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (13.62%) SQL
2 42 (6.57%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.66%) Perl
4 15 (2.35%) Java
5 10 (1.56%) PHP
5 10 (1.56%) VB.NET
6 9 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.25%) C#
8 6 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.47%) VB
9 3 (0.47%) C
10 2 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.16%) VBA
11 1 (0.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 158 (24.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 136 (21.28%) MCSE
3 65 (10.17%) MCP
3 65 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (9.08%) CCNA
5 47 (7.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 45 (7.04%) MCITP
7 41 (6.42%) Degree
8 37 (5.79%) MCSA
9 25 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (2.82%) CCNP
10 18 (2.82%) NCDA
11 17 (2.66%) Security Cleared
12 15 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (2.35%) CCA
13 11 (1.72%) HND
14 10 (1.56%) NCIE
15 9 (1.41%) VCAP
15 9 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (1.25%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.92%) SLA
2 16 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.63%) QA
5 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 380 (59.47%) Active Directory
2 232 (36.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (14.71%) vSphere
4 75 (11.74%) XenApp
5 66 (10.33%) Hyper-V
6 60 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
7 58 (9.08%) VMware ESX
8 56 (8.76%) XenServer
9 19 (2.97%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.94%) UAG
13 5 (0.78%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.63%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.63%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.31%) vCloud
16 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 99 (15.49%) SCCM
2 40 (6.26%) SCOM
3 22 (3.44%) WSUS
4 13 (2.03%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (1.25%) SCDPM
6 8 (1.25%) XenMobile
7 7 (1.10%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.78%) Puppet
9 4 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.63%) WMI
9 4 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.63%) Sysprep
9 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.47%) Legato
10 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.47%) Nessus
10 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.47%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 392 (61.35%) Microsoft
2 349 (54.62%) VMware
3 254 (39.75%) Citrix
4 145 (22.69%) Cisco
5 76 (11.89%) NetApp
6 66 (10.33%) HP
7 54 (8.45%) Red Hat
8 37 (5.79%) CommVault
9 30 (4.69%) EMC
10 28 (4.38%) AppSense
11 26 (4.07%) Symantec
12 25 (3.91%) Oracle
13 20 (3.13%) IBM
13 20 (3.13%) Veeam
14 17 (2.66%) Dell
15 14 (2.19%) Juniper
15 14 (2.19%) Altiris
15 14 (2.19%) Veritas
16 13 (2.03%) Brocade
17 12 (1.88%) CheckPoint
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