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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 98 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 172 274 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.74% 3.92% 4.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.96% 14.88% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 147 198 248
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,050 £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
1327 1842 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.16% 26.36% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1479 1299
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -26 137 £40,000 +14.28% 12
North Yorkshire +16 16 £25,500 -19.04% 11
South Yorkshire -18 16 £40,000 +33.33% 6
East Yorkshire -10 2 £40,000 - 2
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 409 (100.00%) Windows
2 281 (68.70%) Active Directory
3 273 (66.75%) Microsoft
4 260 (63.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 236 (57.70%) VMware
6 232 (56.72%) Windows Server
7 178 (43.52%) MS Exchange
8 164 (40.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 157 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 135 (33.01%) MS Excel
11 131 (32.03%) ITIL
11 131 (32.03%) SQL Server
12 126 (30.81%) SAN
13 119 (29.10%) Exchange Server 2010
14 109 (26.65%) DNS
15 96 (23.47%) Linux
16 94 (22.98%) Citrix
17 89 (21.76%) PowerShell
17 89 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2013
18 87 (21.27%) Windows 7
19 86 (21.03%) VPN
20 82 (20.05%) vSphere
21 77 (18.83%) IIS
22 76 (18.58%) NetApp
23 75 (18.34%) Data Centre
24 74 (18.09%) TCP/IP
25 72 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
26 71 (17.36%) SQL Server 2008
27 70 (17.11%) Lync
28 69 (16.87%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 178 (43.52%) MS Exchange
2 119 (29.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 77 (18.83%) IIS
5 70 (17.11%) Lync
6 53 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (11.00%) SharePoint
8 19 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (4.40%) CMS
9 18 (4.40%) JBoss
10 11 (2.69%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.96%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.73%) IBM Domino
14 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.49%) Apache
15 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 135 (33.01%) MS Excel
2 61 (14.91%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 49 (11.98%) Office 365
2 34 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.44%) SaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (30.81%) SAN
2 109 (26.65%) DNS
3 86 (21.03%) VPN
4 74 (18.09%) TCP/IP
5 51 (12.47%) DHCP
6 44 (10.76%) NAS
7 34 (8.31%) Firewall
8 28 (6.85%) LAN
9 27 (6.60%) Unified Communications
9 27 (6.60%) WAN
10 24 (5.87%) Internet
11 18 (4.40%) Telepresence
12 17 (4.16%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (3.42%) VoIP
14 12 (2.93%) VLAN
14 12 (2.93%) Wireless
15 10 (2.44%) DMZ
15 10 (2.44%) SSL
16 6 (1.47%) iSCSI
17 5 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 71 (17.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.93%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.96%) MySQL
7 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.73%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.71%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.49%) NuGet
7 1 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.24%) PostSharp
General
1 45 (11.00%) Finance
2 19 (4.65%) Marketing
3 16 (3.91%) Retail
4 12 (2.93%) Law
5 9 (2.20%) Banking
5 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.71%) Back Office
7 6 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (23.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (16.63%) Analyst
3 42 (10.27%) Consultant
4 39 (9.54%) Technical Engineer
5 33 (8.07%) Technical Analyst
6 32 (7.82%) Windows Engineer
7 30 (7.33%) Support Analyst
8 29 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 29 (7.09%) VMware Engineer
9 28 (6.85%) Technical Support
10 24 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (5.62%) Developer
11 23 (5.62%) Messaging Engineer
11 23 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
12 22 (5.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
13 20 (4.89%) Administrator
13 20 (4.89%) IT Support
13 20 (4.89%) Microsoft Engineer
13 20 (4.89%) Technical Support Analyst
14 19 (4.65%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.22%) .NET
2 32 (7.82%) .NET Framework
3 18 (4.40%) LINQ
4 17 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (3.67%) Web Services
6 13 (3.18%) XML
7 11 (2.69%) Middleware
7 11 (2.69%) MSMQ
8 8 (1.96%) Java EE
8 8 (1.96%) JDBC
8 8 (1.96%) JMS
9 5 (1.22%) Ajax
9 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (0.73%) J2EE
10 3 (0.73%) J2SE
10 3 (0.73%) TIBCO EMS
10 3 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.34%) Data Centre
2 47 (11.49%) Clustering
3 37 (9.05%) Blackberry
4 24 (5.87%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (3.91%) HP Storage
6 14 (3.42%) PKI
7 11 (2.69%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.44%) Replication
8 10 (2.44%) SecurID
9 9 (2.20%) EMC VNX
9 9 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.47%) NHS
12 5 (1.22%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.22%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.49%) Fintech
13 2 (0.49%) iPad
14 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 409 (100.00%) Windows
2 260 (63.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 232 (56.72%) Windows Server
4 164 (40.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 96 (23.47%) Linux
6 87 (21.27%) Windows 7
7 51 (12.47%) Unix
8 33 (8.07%) Windows XP
9 31 (7.58%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.93%) Solaris
11 11 (2.69%) Debian
11 11 (2.69%) Windows Vista
12 10 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (2.20%) Windows 10
14 8 (1.96%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.71%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (32.03%) ITIL
2 46 (11.25%) Load Balancing
3 31 (7.58%) Presales
4 30 (7.33%) Change Control
5 29 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 26 (6.36%) Project Management
7 23 (5.62%) MVC
7 23 (5.62%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (4.89%) Migration
9 18 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (4.40%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (4.40%) OOP
10 17 (4.16%) Change Management
10 17 (4.16%) TDD
11 16 (3.91%) Service Management
12 14 (3.42%) DevOps
12 14 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.18%) Configuration Management
14 12 (2.93%) ERP
14 12 (2.93%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.76%) PowerShell
2 49 (11.98%) SQL
3 19 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.42%) Bash Shell
5 13 (3.18%) Java
6 12 (2.93%) Perl
7 10 (2.44%) VB
8 8 (1.96%) Jython
9 6 (1.47%) C#
9 6 (1.47%) Python
10 5 (1.22%) ABAP
11 4 (0.98%) Ruby
11 4 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.49%) VBA
13 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (13.69%) MCSE
3 43 (10.51%) MCITP
4 29 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.18%) Degree
6 11 (2.69%) CCNA
6 11 (2.69%) MCSA
7 10 (2.44%) MCP
8 8 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.47%) CCA
10 5 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.73%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.49%) CCNP
12 2 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.49%) NCDA
12 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.87%) SLA
2 5 (1.22%) COBIT
2 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 281 (68.70%) Active Directory
2 157 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (20.05%) vSphere
4 34 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.31%) XenApp
5 33 (8.07%) VMware ESX
6 20 (4.89%) Terminal Services
7 19 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.16%) vCloud
9 8 (1.96%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.24%) KVM
13 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.24%) Postfix
13 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (11.25%) SCCM
2 25 (6.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 24 (5.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 22 (5.38%) SCOM
5 13 (3.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (2.69%) Puppet
7 10 (2.44%) Opsview
8 9 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.96%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.22%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (0.98%) WSUS
11 4 (0.98%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.73%) Ansible
12 3 (0.73%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
14 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
14 1 (0.24%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 273 (66.75%) Microsoft
2 236 (57.70%) VMware
3 94 (22.98%) Citrix
4 76 (18.58%) NetApp
5 69 (16.87%) Cisco
6 56 (13.69%) HP
7 53 (12.96%) Symantec
8 44 (10.76%) Oracle
9 40 (9.78%) CommVault
10 38 (9.29%) Dell Compellent
11 26 (6.36%) Red Hat
11 26 (6.36%) Veeam
12 21 (5.13%) EMC
13 18 (4.40%) Dell
14 13 (3.18%) Kaspersky
15 12 (2.93%) Apple
16 11 (2.69%) CheckPoint
16 11 (2.69%) SolarWinds
17 10 (2.44%) MobileIron
18 9 (2.20%) Avaya
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, phone, laptop, training
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits!!
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £22k - 28k per year + Vehicle
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
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Reward Recruitment
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Leeds
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