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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 303 267 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.02% 4.75% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.89% 17.55% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 225 196 183
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1907 1521 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.31% 27.07% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1199 1189
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -9 215 £32,500 - 34
North Yorkshire -8 37 £40,000 +30.08% 3
South Yorkshire -23 36 £31,200 +17.07% 6
East Yorkshire +18 14 - - 5
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 609 (100.00%) Windows
2 400 (65.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 376 (61.74%) Active Directory
4 362 (59.44%) Microsoft
5 341 (55.99%) VMware
6 267 (43.84%) Citrix
7 259 (42.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 241 (39.57%) MS Exchange
9 222 (36.45%) MS Excel
10 216 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 157 (25.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 157 (25.78%) DNS
12 150 (24.63%) ITIL
13 144 (23.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 139 (22.82%) SAN
15 132 (21.67%) SQL Server
15 132 (21.67%) Windows 7
16 131 (21.51%) Cisco
17 116 (19.05%) MCSE
18 107 (17.57%) Windows XP
19 106 (17.41%) DHCP
20 105 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
21 94 (15.44%) SCCM
22 91 (14.94%) Linux
23 90 (14.78%) MS Office
24 88 (14.45%) vSphere
25 85 (13.96%) XenApp
25 85 (13.96%) LAN
26 83 (13.63%) Firewall
27 82 (13.46%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (39.57%) MS Exchange
2 157 (25.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 67 (11.00%) SharePoint
5 64 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 54 (8.87%) IIS
6 54 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 48 (7.88%) Lync
8 30 (4.93%) Office Communications Server
9 17 (2.79%) Apache
10 16 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.82%) CMS
13 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 222 (36.45%) MS Excel
2 90 (14.78%) MS Office
3 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.15%) MS Project
5 6 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Line 500
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.30%) Office 365
3 7 (1.15%) SaaS
4 5 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 157 (25.78%) DNS
2 139 (22.82%) SAN
3 106 (17.41%) DHCP
4 85 (13.96%) LAN
5 83 (13.63%) Firewall
6 74 (12.15%) Internet
7 71 (11.66%) TCP/IP
8 66 (10.84%) WAN
9 44 (7.22%) Wireless
10 33 (5.42%) Intranet
11 32 (5.25%) VPN
12 31 (5.09%) NAS
13 26 (4.27%) VoIP
14 23 (3.78%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (2.63%) NetScaler
17 15 (2.46%) SMTP
18 13 (2.13%) Unified Communications
18 13 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
19 12 (1.97%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 65 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.81%) MySQL
5 10 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.82%) DTS
9 2 (0.33%) OLTP
9 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.33%) 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 4 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.49%) Maven
2 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) MSTest
3 1 (0.16%) MSI
3 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (9.36%) Finance
2 16 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.64%) Publishing
4 8 (1.31%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.15%) Legal
6 6 (0.99%) Military
7 5 (0.82%) Banking
8 4 (0.66%) Electronics
8 4 (0.66%) Advertising
9 3 (0.49%) Retail
10 2 (0.33%) Marketing
10 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 127 (20.85%) Analyst
2 99 (16.26%) Support Engineer
3 76 (12.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (11.00%) Support Analyst
5 64 (10.51%) IT Support
6 48 (7.88%) Support Technician
7 38 (6.24%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (5.58%) Server Engineer
9 32 (5.25%) Server Support
9 32 (5.25%) Technical Analyst
10 30 (4.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 30 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 26 (4.27%) Technical Support
13 25 (4.11%) Administrator
14 24 (3.94%) IT Support Technician
14 24 (3.94%) Windows Server Engineer
15 22 (3.61%) Team Leader
15 22 (3.61%) IT Support Analyst
15 22 (3.61%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.60%) .NET
2 13 (2.13%) Web Services
3 8 (1.31%) .NET Framework
4 5 (0.82%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.49%) LINQ
5 3 (0.49%) Ajax
5 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (0.33%) HTML
6 2 (0.33%) jQuery
6 2 (0.33%) CSS
6 2 (0.33%) XML
6 2 (0.33%) XHTML
6 2 (0.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.33%) Spring
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.30%) Clustering
2 44 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.27%) Blackberry
4 17 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.15%) Replication
5 7 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.15%) CMDB
5 7 (1.15%) EqualLogic
5 7 (1.15%) Social Media
6 6 (0.99%) PDA
7 5 (0.82%) PKI
7 5 (0.82%) FlexPod
7 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.66%) iPhone
8 4 (0.66%) iPad
9 3 (0.49%) CCTV
9 3 (0.49%) Statistics
9 3 (0.49%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 609 (100.00%) Windows
2 400 (65.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 259 (42.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 132 (21.67%) Windows 7
5 107 (17.57%) Windows XP
6 91 (14.94%) Linux
7 66 (10.84%) UNIX
8 40 (6.57%) Windows 8
9 38 (6.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 19 (3.12%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.64%) Debian
13 8 (1.31%) CentOS
14 7 (1.15%) Android
14 7 (1.15%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.99%) SUSE
16 3 (0.49%) Solaris
17 2 (0.33%) AIX
17 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (24.63%) ITIL
2 58 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 53 (8.70%) Change Control
4 49 (8.05%) Technical Architecture
5 46 (7.55%) Change Management
6 45 (7.39%) Mentoring
7 43 (7.06%) Problem Management
8 28 (4.60%) Migration
9 27 (4.43%) Project Management
10 22 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (3.12%) Load Balancing
12 18 (2.96%) DevOps
13 16 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (2.46%) Incident Management
15 14 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (2.30%) CRM
16 13 (2.13%) Business Continuity
16 13 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (1.97%) Infrastructure Management
17 12 (1.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 82 (13.46%) SQL
2 48 (7.88%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.81%) Perl
4 10 (1.64%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.64%) VB.NET
5 9 (1.48%) C#
6 8 (1.31%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.15%) Java
7 7 (1.15%) PHP
8 4 (0.66%) VBScript
8 4 (0.66%) VB
9 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 144 (23.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (19.05%) MCSE
3 57 (9.36%) MCP
4 56 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (8.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (8.05%) CCNA
7 36 (5.91%) Degree
8 34 (5.58%) MCITP
9 33 (5.42%) Citrix Certification
10 32 (5.25%) MCSA
11 20 (3.28%) Security Cleared
12 18 (2.96%) CCA
13 17 (2.79%) CCEA
14 16 (2.63%) CCNP
15 15 (2.46%) NCDA
16 14 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (2.13%) CCAA
18 9 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
19 7 (1.15%) MCDST
19 7 (1.15%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.70%) SLA
2 14 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 376 (61.74%) Active Directory
2 216 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (14.45%) vSphere
4 85 (13.96%) XenApp
5 57 (9.36%) XenServer
6 55 (9.03%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 42 (6.90%) VMware ESX
9 23 (3.78%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.31%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.82%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.49%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.49%) UAG
15 2 (0.33%) NFS
16 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 94 (15.44%) SCCM
2 46 (7.55%) SCOM
3 25 (4.11%) WSUS
4 19 (3.12%) XenMobile
5 14 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.81%) NetBackup
7 10 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 9 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.48%) Puppet
9 4 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.66%) Nagios
9 4 (0.66%) WMI
9 4 (0.66%) Sysprep
10 3 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.49%) Legato
10 3 (0.49%) Nessus
10 3 (0.49%) PureDisk
11 2 (0.33%) Plesk
11 2 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 362 (59.44%) Microsoft
2 341 (55.99%) VMware
3 267 (43.84%) Citrix
4 131 (21.51%) Cisco
5 67 (11.00%) NetApp
6 60 (9.85%) HP
7 43 (7.06%) Red Hat
8 34 (5.58%) CommVault
9 30 (4.93%) Symantec
10 28 (4.60%) AppSense
11 27 (4.43%) EMC
12 23 (3.78%) Oracle
13 22 (3.61%) Dell
14 18 (2.96%) IBM
15 17 (2.79%) Altiris
16 15 (2.46%) Veeam
17 13 (2.13%) Brocade
17 13 (2.13%) Veritas
18 12 (1.97%) Juniper
19 10 (1.64%) CheckPoint
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £25k - £28k per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £19k - £24k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15k - £18k per annum + £800 Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £24k - £28k per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago