The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 368 298 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.83% 5.17% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.49% 19.95% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 287 222 200
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £20,680
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1990 1494 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.13% 25.94% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1113 1209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -2 220 £31,750 +0.79% 24
South Yorkshire -8 76 £30,500 -15.27% 6
North Yorkshire -10 56 £34,500 -6.33% 5
East Yorkshire 0 19 £21,000 -19.23%
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 690 (100.00%) Windows
2 447 (64.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 442 (64.06%) Microsoft
4 388 (56.23%) VMware
5 363 (52.61%) Active Directory
6 286 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 275 (39.86%) MS Excel
8 204 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 202 (29.28%) MS Exchange
10 194 (28.12%) SAN
11 186 (26.96%) ITIL
12 180 (26.09%) Citrix
13 178 (25.80%) SQL Server
14 170 (24.64%) Cisco
15 167 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 153 (22.17%) DNS
17 147 (21.30%) vSphere
18 146 (21.16%) SQL
19 141 (20.43%) Linux
20 138 (20.00%) Windows 7
21 135 (19.57%) TCP/IP
22 131 (18.99%) Firewall
23 128 (18.55%) HP
24 121 (17.54%) MCSE
25 119 (17.25%) Hyper-V
26 118 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2010
27 113 (16.38%) IIS
28 107 (15.51%) SCCM
29 101 (14.64%) SQL Server 2008
30 99 (14.35%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 202 (29.28%) MS Exchange
2 118 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (16.38%) IIS
4 94 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 81 (11.74%) SharePoint
6 58 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 49 (7.10%) Lync
8 39 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 30 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
10 28 (4.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 13 (1.88%) Apache
14 7 (1.01%) TeamSite
15 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.72%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
16 4 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 275 (39.86%) MS Excel
2 94 (13.62%) MS Office
3 34 (4.93%) MS Project
4 15 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.14%) Line 500
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.17%) Office 365
3 11 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (28.12%) SAN
2 153 (22.17%) DNS
3 135 (19.57%) TCP/IP
4 131 (18.99%) Firewall
5 98 (14.20%) DHCP
6 87 (12.61%) LAN
7 79 (11.45%) WAN
8 72 (10.43%) VPN
9 59 (8.55%) Internet
10 31 (4.49%) NAS
11 28 (4.06%) Wireless
12 25 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (3.33%) Network Security
13 23 (3.33%) Intranet
14 21 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (2.75%) Unified Communications
16 16 (2.32%) NetScaler
17 13 (1.88%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (1.88%) MPLS
18 11 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (25.80%) SQL Server
2 101 (14.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 81 (11.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.45%) MySQL
8 4 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.14%) MSI
4 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 56 (8.12%) Finance
2 19 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 13 (1.88%) Banking
4 11 (1.59%) Military
4 11 (1.59%) Electronics
4 11 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.16%) Legal
6 5 (0.72%) Retail
7 4 (0.58%) French Language
8 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.29%) Advertising
9 2 (0.29%) Publishing
9 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 121 (17.54%) Analyst
2 79 (11.45%) Support Engineer
3 75 (10.87%) Consultant
4 73 (10.58%) Support Analyst
5 60 (8.70%) Administrator
6 53 (7.68%) IT Support
7 48 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 44 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 41 (5.94%) Support Technician
10 36 (5.22%) Operations Analyst
11 34 (4.93%) Server Support
12 32 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
12 32 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
13 30 (4.35%) DBA
13 30 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
13 30 (4.35%) Server Engineer
14 29 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
14 29 (4.20%) SQL DBA
15 28 (4.06%) Windows Administrator
16 24 (3.48%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.35%) .NET
2 19 (2.75%) Web Services
3 14 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.16%) HTML
5 6 (0.87%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.72%) jQuery
6 5 (0.72%) CSS
7 3 (0.43%) SOAP
7 3 (0.43%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (0.43%) LESS
7 3 (0.43%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.43%) LINQ
7 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.29%) XML
8 2 (0.29%) XHTML
8 2 (0.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.28%) Clustering
2 32 (4.64%) Blackberry
3 13 (1.88%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.88%) Replication
4 12 (1.74%) Thin Client
4 12 (1.74%) Fat Client
5 11 (1.59%) Chip and PIN
6 9 (1.30%) NHS
6 9 (1.30%) PKI
6 9 (1.30%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.16%) Firmware
8 7 (1.01%) Social Media
8 7 (1.01%) iPad
8 7 (1.01%) Online Banking
9 6 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.72%) iPhone
11 4 (0.58%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 690 (100.00%) Windows
2 447 (64.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 204 (29.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 141 (20.43%) Linux
5 138 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 89 (12.90%) Windows XP
7 79 (11.45%) UNIX
8 68 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (7.54%) Windows 8
10 21 (3.04%) Ubuntu
11 19 (2.75%) Windows Vista
12 15 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 15 (2.17%) CentOS
13 9 (1.30%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.01%) SUSE
15 6 (0.87%) Android
16 4 (0.58%) AIX
16 4 (0.58%) HPUX
16 4 (0.58%) Solaris
16 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (26.96%) ITIL
2 88 (12.75%) Problem Management
3 82 (11.88%) Service Delivery
4 61 (8.84%) Load Balancing
5 48 (6.96%) Change Control
5 48 (6.96%) E-Commerce
6 42 (6.09%) Migration
7 37 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
8 36 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (5.07%) Change Management
10 29 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (3.19%) Project Management
12 20 (2.90%) Performance Analysis
13 19 (2.75%) Time Management
14 18 (2.61%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (2.46%) High Availability
16 16 (2.32%) Service Management
17 14 (2.03%) PRINCE2
17 14 (2.03%) CRM
17 14 (2.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (21.16%) SQL
2 37 (5.36%) T-SQL
3 34 (4.93%) PowerShell
4 21 (3.04%) Perl
5 18 (2.61%) VBScript
6 12 (1.74%) PHP
6 12 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.59%) Java
8 8 (1.16%) C#
9 6 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.72%) VB
11 3 (0.43%) Delphi
11 3 (0.43%) C
12 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.29%) Python
13 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 167 (24.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 121 (17.54%) MCSE
3 63 (9.13%) MCITP
4 60 (8.70%) MCP
4 60 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (7.25%) MCSA
6 44 (6.38%) CCNA
7 39 (5.65%) Degree
8 28 (4.06%) Security Cleared
9 22 (3.19%) MCTS
10 17 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.17%) CCNP
12 14 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.74%) CCA
14 8 (1.16%) HND
14 8 (1.16%) SC Cleared
15 7 (1.01%) VCAP
16 6 (0.87%) CISSP
17 5 (0.72%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (11.45%) SLA
2 22 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.17%) QA
4 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 363 (52.61%) Active Directory
2 286 (41.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (21.30%) vSphere
4 119 (17.25%) Hyper-V
5 99 (14.35%) VMware ESX
6 74 (10.72%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (6.81%) XenApp
8 35 (5.07%) XenServer
9 24 (3.48%) Forefront TMG
10 21 (3.04%) Terminal Services
11 20 (2.90%) XenDesktop
12 14 (2.03%) LiteSpeed
13 13 (1.88%) UAG
14 10 (1.45%) vCloud
14 10 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (1.16%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 4 (0.58%) Terminal Server
18 3 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
18 3 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (15.51%) SCCM
2 56 (8.12%) SCOM
3 17 (2.46%) Backup Exec
4 15 (2.17%) WSUS
5 14 (2.03%) Foglight
6 11 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.59%) MOM
6 11 (1.59%) SCDPM
7 8 (1.16%) Nagios
7 8 (1.16%) Plesk
8 7 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.87%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.72%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.58%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.43%) SCSM
12 3 (0.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 442 (64.06%) Microsoft
2 388 (56.23%) VMware
3 180 (26.09%) Citrix
4 170 (24.64%) Cisco
5 128 (18.55%) HP
6 79 (11.45%) Red Hat
7 56 (8.12%) Dell
8 49 (7.10%) EMC
9 43 (6.23%) NetApp
10 38 (5.51%) CheckPoint
11 34 (4.93%) Symantec
12 32 (4.64%) CommVault
13 19 (2.75%) Veeam
14 17 (2.46%) McAfee
15 16 (2.32%) IBM
16 14 (2.03%) Oracle
17 13 (1.88%) Websense
18 12 (1.74%) Apple
18 12 (1.74%) AppSense
19 11 (1.59%) Mitel
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