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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 86 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 199 298 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.88% 4.22% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.05% 15.71% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 177 223 177
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £45,200
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
1651 1897 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.93% 26.84% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1453 1023
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -19 138 £33,500 +3.87% 12
South Yorkshire -12 34 £39,000 +30.43% 8
North Yorkshire -26 19 £25,750 -19.53% 3
East Yorkshire -2 6 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 445 (100.00%) Windows
2 288 (64.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 278 (62.47%) VMware
4 268 (60.22%) Active Directory
5 253 (56.85%) Microsoft
6 203 (45.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 183 (41.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 170 (38.20%) MS Exchange
9 142 (31.91%) Citrix
10 140 (31.46%) MS Excel
11 125 (28.09%) Linux
12 121 (27.19%) ITIL
13 119 (26.74%) Windows 7
14 106 (23.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 105 (23.60%) SQL Server
15 105 (23.60%) Cisco
16 104 (23.37%) SQL
17 84 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2013
18 80 (17.98%) DNS
18 80 (17.98%) SAN
19 73 (16.40%) Windows 8
20 72 (16.18%) UNIX
21 70 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
22 65 (14.61%) NetApp
22 65 (14.61%) vSphere
23 63 (14.16%) IIS
24 62 (13.93%) HP
25 61 (13.71%) Red Hat
25 61 (13.71%) PowerShell
26 59 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 170 (38.20%) MS Exchange
2 106 (23.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 63 (14.16%) IIS
5 59 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 45 (10.11%) SharePoint
7 43 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 37 (8.31%) Lync
9 12 (2.70%) CMS
10 10 (2.25%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.90%) Apache
13 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.22%) nginx
14 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 140 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 56 (12.58%) MS Office
3 10 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.35%) MS Project
4 6 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.45%) Line 500
1 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.34%) Office 365
2 7 (1.57%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.57%) SaaS
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (17.98%) DNS
1 80 (17.98%) SAN
2 59 (13.26%) DHCP
3 55 (12.36%) LAN
4 51 (11.46%) Firewall
5 50 (11.24%) WAN
6 44 (9.89%) TCP/IP
7 36 (8.09%) VPN
8 31 (6.97%) NAS
9 30 (6.74%) Internet
10 27 (6.07%) Wireless
11 25 (5.62%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (3.37%) VoIP
13 11 (2.47%) LDAP
13 11 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (2.02%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.02%) Intranet
15 8 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.35%) NetScaler
17 5 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.25%) MySQL
6 7 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.35%) Informix
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.45%) Essbase
8 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.22%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (2.47%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.25%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (1.35%) Selenium
4 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 35 (7.87%) Finance
2 13 (2.92%) Telecoms
2 13 (2.92%) Retail
3 7 (1.57%) Legal
4 6 (1.35%) Marketing
5 4 (0.90%) Banking
6 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Law
7 1 (0.22%) Back Office
7 1 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 99 (22.25%) Analyst
2 51 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (10.56%) Support Engineer
4 39 (8.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 39 (8.76%) Administrator
5 36 (8.09%) Support Analyst
6 34 (7.64%) IT Support
7 31 (6.97%) Server Engineer
8 30 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
8 30 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (5.84%) Developer
9 26 (5.84%) Windows Administrator
9 26 (5.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 25 (5.62%) Technical Support
11 22 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (4.27%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (4.04%) Windows Server Engineer
13 18 (4.04%) Consultant
13 18 (4.04%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.21%) .NET
2 23 (5.17%) CSS
2 23 (5.17%) HTML
3 10 (2.25%) XML
3 10 (2.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.80%) LINQ
4 8 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (1.57%) jQuery
6 6 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.90%) Web Services
8 3 (0.67%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.45%) Ajax
9 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.45%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.22%) WCF
10 1 (0.22%) JSON
10 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.22%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.36%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.62%) Clustering
4 18 (4.04%) Blackberry
5 15 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.47%) Replication
7 10 (2.25%) User Experience
8 7 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.57%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.35%) FlexPod
9 6 (1.35%) iPad
9 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.35%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.12%) IVR
11 4 (0.90%) HP Storage
11 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.90%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (0.67%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.67%) Statistics
13 2 (0.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 445 (100.00%) Windows
2 288 (64.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 203 (45.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 125 (28.09%) Linux
5 119 (26.74%) Windows 7
6 73 (16.40%) Windows 8
7 72 (16.18%) UNIX
8 52 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (8.54%) Windows XP
10 13 (2.92%) Windows 2000
11 12 (2.70%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.47%) Debian
13 10 (2.25%) Solaris
14 9 (2.02%) SUSE
14 9 (2.02%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.80%) Android
16 7 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (1.12%) CentOS
18 4 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (27.19%) ITIL
2 55 (12.36%) Service Delivery
3 29 (6.52%) Load Balancing
4 25 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (5.39%) Project Management
6 22 (4.94%) Release Management
7 18 (4.04%) Problem Management
7 18 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (4.04%) Mentoring
8 17 (3.82%) Change Control
8 17 (3.82%) Service Management
9 16 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (3.37%) Change Management
11 14 (3.15%) MVC
11 14 (3.15%) Migration
11 14 (3.15%) Server Building
12 12 (2.70%) Incident Management
13 11 (2.47%) DevOps
13 11 (2.47%) Business Analysis
13 11 (2.47%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 104 (23.37%) SQL
2 61 (13.71%) PowerShell
3 26 (5.84%) Perl
4 25 (5.62%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.27%) Java
6 18 (4.04%) C#
7 15 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 15 (3.37%) Python
8 11 (2.47%) VB
8 11 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.25%) C++
9 10 (2.25%) VBScript
9 10 (2.25%) Uniface
10 9 (2.02%) PHP
11 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.35%) C
12 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (6.29%) MCSE
2 28 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.17%) CCNA
6 21 (4.72%) MCSA
7 15 (3.37%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.15%) CCNP
8 14 (3.15%) Degree
9 11 (2.47%) MCITP
10 9 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.80%) MCP
12 7 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.90%) RHCE
14 4 (0.90%) HND
14 4 (0.90%) MCDST
15 1 (0.22%) PMP
15 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.11%) SLA
2 11 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.57%) QA
4 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 268 (60.22%) Active Directory
2 183 (41.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (14.61%) vSphere
4 58 (13.03%) Hyper-V
5 52 (11.69%) XenApp
6 35 (7.87%) VMware ESX
7 25 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (4.72%) XenServer
9 20 (4.49%) vCloud
10 12 (2.70%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.57%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.35%) KVM
14 5 (1.12%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.22%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 55 (12.36%) SCCM
2 31 (6.97%) SCOM
3 29 (6.52%) Puppet
4 16 (3.60%) Backup Exec
5 15 (3.37%) NetBackup
6 10 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.12%) OpenView
7 5 (1.12%) WSUS
7 5 (1.12%) Opsview
8 4 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.90%) TeamSite
9 3 (0.67%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.67%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.45%) NetVault Backup
10 2 (0.45%) vMotion
10 2 (0.45%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (0.45%) Salt
10 2 (0.45%) MOM
10 2 (0.45%) Nagios
10 2 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 278 (62.47%) VMware
2 253 (56.85%) Microsoft
3 142 (31.91%) Citrix
4 105 (23.60%) Cisco
5 65 (14.61%) NetApp
6 62 (13.93%) HP
7 61 (13.71%) Red Hat
8 27 (6.07%) EMC
9 26 (5.84%) Symantec
10 24 (5.39%) Oracle
11 22 (4.94%) CheckPoint
12 20 (4.49%) Veeam
13 19 (4.27%) Dell
14 18 (4.04%) Apple
14 18 (4.04%) Dell Compellent
15 17 (3.82%) Meraki
16 15 (3.37%) CommVault
17 13 (2.92%) Sophos
17 13 (2.92%) Juniper
17 13 (2.92%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 17 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Health and on Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Lindam
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinbrugh/Halifax/London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago