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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 63 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 252 343 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.77% 4.82% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.28% 17.54% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 208 270 216
Average salary £34,000 £33,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.25% +3.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
1548 1956 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.17% 27.51% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1513 1109
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 174 £34,000 -0.92% 21
North Yorkshire +1 36 £30,000 -10.44% 2
South Yorkshire -30 31 £39,000 +30.00% 4
East Yorkshire -4 8 £26,750 +22.98% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 501 (100.00%) Windows
2 331 (66.07%) Active Directory
3 306 (61.08%) Microsoft
4 296 (59.08%) VMware
5 286 (57.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 261 (52.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 213 (42.51%) MS Exchange
8 188 (37.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 178 (35.53%) Citrix
10 176 (35.13%) MS Excel
11 148 (29.54%) Windows 7
12 143 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 138 (27.54%) ITIL
14 110 (21.96%) Linux
15 106 (21.16%) Windows 8
16 105 (20.96%) SQL Server
17 91 (18.16%) DNS
17 91 (18.16%) SAN
18 87 (17.37%) Cisco
19 81 (16.17%) DHCP
20 79 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2013
21 77 (15.37%) Exchange Server 2007
21 77 (15.37%) UNIX
21 77 (15.37%) MS Office
21 77 (15.37%) Service Delivery
22 74 (14.77%) XenApp
23 73 (14.57%) SCCM
23 73 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
24 70 (13.97%) SQL
25 68 (13.57%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 213 (42.51%) MS Exchange
2 143 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (15.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 77 (15.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 57 (11.38%) IIS
6 52 (10.38%) Lync
7 43 (8.58%) SharePoint
8 39 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (2.00%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.20%) CMS
12 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.00%) Apache
13 3 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.20%) nginx
15 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 176 (35.13%) MS Excel
2 77 (15.37%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.40%) Line 500
1 2 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.20%) Primavera
2 1 (0.20%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.79%) Office 365
2 6 (1.20%) SaaS
2 6 (1.20%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 91 (18.16%) DNS
1 91 (18.16%) SAN
2 81 (16.17%) DHCP
3 66 (13.17%) LAN
4 56 (11.18%) WAN
5 51 (10.18%) Firewall
6 50 (9.98%) Internet
7 49 (9.78%) VPN
8 43 (8.58%) TCP/IP
9 42 (8.38%) NAS
10 31 (6.19%) Wireless
11 20 (3.99%) Intranet
12 19 (3.79%) VoIP
12 19 (3.79%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.40%) OpenVPN
15 7 (1.40%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.40%) LDAP
16 6 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.80%) MySQL
6 2 (0.40%) Essbase
6 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.80%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 36 (7.19%) Finance
2 22 (4.39%) Retail
3 16 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.20%) Legal
5 5 (1.00%) Banking
5 5 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (0.40%) Back Office
6 2 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.20%) Automotive
7 1 (0.20%) Law
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (23.15%) Analyst
2 62 (12.38%) IT Support
3 61 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 56 (11.18%) Support Engineer
5 49 (9.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 40 (7.98%) Support Analyst
7 39 (7.78%) Technical Engineer
8 34 (6.79%) Server Engineer
9 32 (6.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 31 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 31 (6.19%) Team Leader
11 25 (4.99%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (4.99%) Windows Server Engineer
12 23 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
13 22 (4.39%) Administrator
13 22 (4.39%) Technical Support
14 20 (3.99%) Service Analyst
14 20 (3.99%) Service Desk Analyst
14 20 (3.99%) Support Team Leader
15 19 (3.79%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.19%) .NET
2 12 (2.40%) HTML
2 12 (2.40%) CSS
3 9 (1.80%) MSMQ
4 6 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.20%) XML
5 5 (1.00%) jQuery
6 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.60%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.60%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) Ajax
8 2 (0.40%) LINQ
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.20%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.20%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.20%) WCF
9 1 (0.20%) JSON
9 1 (0.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.79%) Clustering
3 28 (5.59%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.60%) Replication
6 7 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.20%) iPad
8 5 (1.00%) User Experience
8 5 (1.00%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.00%) Online Banking
8 5 (1.00%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.00%) IVR
9 3 (0.60%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.40%) NHS
10 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) iSeries
11 1 (0.20%) CMDB
11 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 501 (100.00%) Windows
2 286 (57.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 261 (52.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 148 (29.54%) Windows 7
5 110 (21.96%) Linux
6 106 (21.16%) Windows 8
7 77 (15.37%) UNIX
8 66 (13.17%) Windows XP
9 41 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.00%) Android
11 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.80%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.20%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.00%) AIX
14 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.80%) Solaris
14 4 (0.80%) CentOS
15 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (27.54%) ITIL
2 77 (15.37%) Service Delivery
3 36 (7.19%) Change Control
4 32 (6.39%) Problem Management
5 28 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (5.39%) Mentoring
7 26 (5.19%) Load Balancing
7 26 (5.19%) Project Management
8 25 (4.99%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (4.59%) Change Management
10 19 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (2.99%) Release Management
11 15 (2.99%) Line Management
12 11 (2.20%) Service Management
13 10 (2.00%) Security Management
13 10 (2.00%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.00%) DevOps
13 10 (2.00%) Coaching
14 9 (1.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (1.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (13.97%) SQL
2 65 (12.97%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.99%) Perl
4 16 (3.19%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.99%) C#
6 14 (2.79%) Java
7 9 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.60%) Python
9 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.00%) VB
10 4 (0.80%) Uniface
10 4 (0.80%) C++
10 4 (0.80%) VBScript
11 3 (0.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (6.59%) MCSE
3 30 (5.99%) MCSA
4 22 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (3.99%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.39%) CCNA
8 12 (2.40%) Degree
8 12 (2.40%) SC Cleared
9 11 (2.20%) MCP
10 9 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.60%) MCDST
12 7 (1.40%) CCNP
13 6 (1.20%) MCITP
14 3 (0.60%) HND
14 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.60%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (13.57%) SLA
2 12 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.40%) QA
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 331 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 188 (37.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (14.77%) XenApp
4 60 (11.98%) Hyper-V
5 57 (11.38%) vSphere
6 38 (7.58%) VMware ESX
7 25 (4.99%) XenServer
8 21 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (2.99%) vCloud
11 14 (2.79%) VMware Server
12 11 (2.20%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.20%) KVM
15 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 73 (14.57%) SCCM
2 47 (9.38%) SCOM
3 26 (5.19%) NetBackup
4 22 (4.39%) Puppet
5 18 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (2.79%) Opsview
7 13 (2.59%) Backup Exec
8 10 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.60%) SCDPM
10 5 (1.00%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.00%) TeamSite
11 4 (0.80%) MOM
12 3 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.40%) DameWare
13 2 (0.40%) OpenView
13 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.40%) WSUS
13 2 (0.40%) vMotion
13 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 306 (61.08%) Microsoft
2 296 (59.08%) VMware
3 178 (35.53%) Citrix
4 87 (17.37%) Cisco
5 67 (13.37%) HP
6 54 (10.78%) NetApp
7 44 (8.78%) Red Hat
8 37 (7.39%) Symantec
9 33 (6.59%) CheckPoint
10 27 (5.39%) EMC
11 26 (5.19%) Dell
12 22 (4.39%) CommVault
13 18 (3.59%) Civica
14 17 (3.39%) Apple
14 17 (3.39%) Juniper
15 16 (3.19%) Kaspersky
16 15 (2.99%) Sophos
17 12 (2.40%) Veeam
17 12 (2.40%) Oracle
18 11 (2.20%) IBM
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Salary: £29000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + pension, bonus, parking, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
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KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Base salary c£60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £37,000 - £42,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + quarterly performance related bonus + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
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