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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 75 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 243 367 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.32% 4.81% 5.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.51% 18.30% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 184 285 226
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
1675 2006 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.87% 26.27% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1508 1115
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -13 179 £35,000 +9.37% 17
North Yorkshire -10 26 £30,000 -13.04% 6
South Yorkshire -46 26 £31,500 +1.61% 4
East Yorkshire -9 7 £26,250 +25.00% 3
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 516 (100.00%) Windows
2 332 (64.34%) Active Directory
3 314 (60.85%) VMware
4 311 (60.27%) Microsoft
5 296 (57.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 280 (54.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 228 (44.19%) MS Exchange
8 198 (38.37%) Citrix
9 196 (37.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 182 (35.27%) MS Excel
11 162 (31.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 159 (30.81%) Windows 7
13 139 (26.94%) ITIL
14 118 (22.87%) DNS
15 110 (21.32%) Windows 8
16 100 (19.38%) DHCP
17 95 (18.41%) SCCM
18 92 (17.83%) Linux
19 90 (17.44%) SAN
20 88 (17.05%) SQL Server
21 84 (16.28%) Service Delivery
21 84 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
22 83 (16.09%) Cisco
23 78 (15.12%) MS Office
24 77 (14.92%) Microsoft Certification
25 76 (14.73%) HP
26 75 (14.53%) UNIX
26 75 (14.53%) Windows XP
27 73 (14.15%) LAN
27 73 (14.15%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 228 (44.19%) MS Exchange
2 162 (31.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 67 (12.98%) Lync
5 61 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (7.56%) SharePoint
7 37 (7.17%) IIS
7 37 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.74%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.97%) Apache
12 5 (0.97%) TeamSite
13 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.78%) CMS
14 3 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 182 (35.27%) MS Excel
2 78 (15.12%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.19%) Primavera
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.43%) Office 365
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.78%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 118 (22.87%) DNS
2 100 (19.38%) DHCP
3 90 (17.44%) SAN
4 73 (14.15%) LAN
5 63 (12.21%) WAN
6 55 (10.66%) Internet
7 50 (9.69%) Firewall
8 48 (9.30%) VPN
9 44 (8.53%) TCP/IP
10 40 (7.75%) NAS
11 30 (5.81%) Wireless
12 24 (4.65%) Intranet
12 24 (4.65%) VoIP
13 14 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.74%) Unified Communications
16 8 (1.55%) OpenVPN
17 7 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
18 5 (0.97%) iSCSI
18 5 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.39%) Essbase
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.58%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 40 (7.75%) Finance
2 21 (4.07%) Retail
3 19 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.33%) Legal
5 8 (1.55%) Advertising
6 5 (0.97%) Banking
7 3 (0.58%) Marketing
7 3 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 118 (22.87%) Analyst
2 70 (13.57%) IT Support
3 69 (13.37%) Support Engineer
4 54 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (10.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 39 (7.56%) Support Analyst
7 37 (7.17%) Technical Engineer
8 35 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 33 (6.40%) Support Technician
10 32 (6.20%) Team Leader
11 30 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
12 29 (5.62%) Server Engineer
13 26 (5.04%) IT Support Technician
13 26 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (4.84%) IT Manager
15 24 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
15 24 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
15 24 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
16 21 (4.07%) Support Manager
17 20 (3.88%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.10%) MSMQ
2 15 (2.91%) .NET
3 8 (1.55%) CSS
3 8 (1.55%) HTML
4 5 (0.97%) Web Services
4 5 (0.97%) XML
4 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.58%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.39%) WAP
7 1 (0.19%) Ajax
7 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) WCF
7 1 (0.19%) jQuery
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.19%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.40%) Clustering
3 31 (6.01%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.55%) Replication
5 7 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.16%) iPad
7 5 (0.97%) Online Banking
7 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.78%) User Experience
8 4 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 4 (0.78%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.58%) CCTV
9 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.19%) iSeries
11 1 (0.19%) CMDB
11 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.19%) PKI
11 1 (0.19%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 516 (100.00%) Windows
2 296 (57.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 280 (54.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 159 (30.81%) Windows 7
5 110 (21.32%) Windows 8
6 92 (17.83%) Linux
7 75 (14.53%) Windows XP
7 75 (14.53%) UNIX
8 35 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.13%) Windows Vista
10 10 (1.94%) Android
11 7 (1.36%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.16%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.97%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.78%) AIX
15 3 (0.58%) CentOS
16 2 (0.39%) SUSE
16 2 (0.39%) Debian
16 2 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (26.94%) ITIL
2 84 (16.28%) Service Delivery
3 41 (7.95%) Change Control
4 32 (6.20%) Project Management
5 28 (5.43%) Problem Management
6 25 (4.84%) Mentoring
7 24 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (4.26%) Change Management
8 22 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (3.88%) Load Balancing
10 14 (2.71%) Line Management
10 14 (2.71%) Incident Management
11 11 (2.13%) Coaching
12 10 (1.94%) Release Management
12 10 (1.94%) PRINCE2
13 9 (1.74%) Practice Management
13 9 (1.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (1.74%) Network Load Balancing
13 9 (1.74%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.30%) SQL
2 45 (8.72%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.91%) Perl
4 12 (2.33%) Java
5 10 (1.94%) C#
5 10 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.16%) Python
7 5 (0.97%) VB
8 3 (0.58%) VBScript
8 3 (0.58%) Uniface
8 3 (0.58%) C++
9 2 (0.39%) PHP
9 2 (0.39%) C
10 1 (0.19%) VBA
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 77 (14.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (8.33%) MCSE
3 30 (5.81%) MCSA
4 28 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (3.88%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.49%) CCNA
7 14 (2.71%) MCP
8 12 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.33%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.74%) MCDST
10 7 (1.36%) Degree
11 5 (0.97%) MCITP
12 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.58%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.39%) HND
13 2 (0.39%) CCNP
13 2 (0.39%) CCA
13 2 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.39%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (14.15%) SLA
2 7 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.78%) QA
5 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 332 (64.34%) Active Directory
2 196 (37.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (13.95%) XenApp
4 61 (11.82%) Hyper-V
5 59 (11.43%) vSphere
6 43 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 23 (4.46%) XenServer
8 18 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (2.91%) VMware Server
11 8 (1.55%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.97%) vCloud
13 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.19%) Firmware
14 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 95 (18.41%) SCCM
2 68 (13.18%) SCOM
3 34 (6.59%) NetBackup
4 21 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (2.91%) Puppet
5 15 (2.91%) Opsview
6 13 (2.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 13 (2.52%) WSUS
7 12 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 12 (2.33%) SCDPM
8 9 (1.74%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.97%) MOM
10 3 (0.58%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.39%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.39%) DameWare
11 2 (0.39%) SCSM
11 2 (0.39%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 314 (60.85%) VMware
2 311 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 198 (38.37%) Citrix
4 83 (16.09%) Cisco
5 76 (14.73%) HP
6 50 (9.69%) Symantec
7 46 (8.91%) NetApp
8 39 (7.56%) Dell
9 37 (7.17%) EMC
9 37 (7.17%) Red Hat
10 34 (6.59%) CheckPoint
11 27 (5.23%) CommVault
12 19 (3.68%) Sophos
13 17 (3.29%) Juniper
13 17 (3.29%) Kaspersky
14 16 (3.10%) Apple
15 15 (2.91%) Civica
16 14 (2.71%) IBM
17 11 (2.13%) Sun
18 9 (1.74%) Oracle
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