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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 73 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 240 323 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.28% 4.69% 4.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.17% 17.79% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 173 245 229
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
1822 1816 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.90% 26.37% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1317 1095
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 187 £35,000 +20.68% 23
South Yorkshire -8 30 £30,000 +0.33% 2
North Yorkshire -40 12 £28,000 -25.33% 7
East Yorkshire -5 8 - - 2
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 557 (100.00%) Windows
2 358 (64.27%) Active Directory
3 340 (61.04%) Microsoft
4 332 (59.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 330 (59.25%) VMware
6 306 (54.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 268 (48.11%) Citrix
8 248 (44.52%) MS Exchange
9 212 (38.06%) MS Excel
10 202 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 174 (31.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 164 (29.44%) Windows 7
13 160 (28.73%) ITIL
14 152 (27.29%) DNS
15 122 (21.90%) DHCP
16 108 (19.39%) SCCM
17 107 (19.21%) SAN
18 106 (19.03%) Windows 8
19 102 (18.31%) XenApp
20 100 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
21 99 (17.77%) Windows XP
22 97 (17.41%) Service Delivery
23 92 (16.52%) SQL Server
24 88 (15.80%) MS Office
25 82 (14.72%) Linux
26 80 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
27 78 (14.00%) Cisco
28 77 (13.82%) HP
29 74 (13.29%) SLA
30 73 (13.11%) UNIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 248 (44.52%) MS Exchange
2 174 (31.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 64 (11.49%) Lync
5 56 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 46 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 45 (8.08%) SharePoint
8 35 (6.28%) IIS
9 16 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (2.51%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.90%) Apache
12 5 (0.90%) TeamSite
13 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 212 (38.06%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.80%) MS Office
3 6 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.90%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.36%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.77%) Office 365
2 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 152 (27.29%) DNS
2 122 (21.90%) DHCP
3 107 (19.21%) SAN
4 67 (12.03%) LAN
5 65 (11.67%) Internet
6 56 (10.05%) WAN
7 49 (8.80%) VPN
8 48 (8.62%) TCP/IP
9 46 (8.26%) NAS
10 45 (8.08%) Firewall
11 41 (7.36%) Wireless
12 39 (7.00%) Intranet
13 24 (4.31%) VoIP
14 15 (2.69%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (2.15%) Unified Communications
16 8 (1.44%) NetScaler
16 8 (1.44%) OpenVPN
17 6 (1.08%) MPLS
17 6 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (7.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (8.80%) Finance
2 19 (3.41%) Retail
3 17 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.62%) Legal
5 8 (1.44%) Advertising
6 5 (0.90%) Electronics
6 5 (0.90%) Banking
7 4 (0.72%) Back Office
7 4 (0.72%) Publishing
7 4 (0.72%) Military
8 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (19.57%) Analyst
2 86 (15.44%) Support Engineer
3 74 (13.29%) IT Support
4 70 (12.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (9.34%) Support Technician
6 39 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 39 (7.00%) Team Leader
7 38 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 37 (6.64%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.46%) Technical Engineer
10 35 (6.28%) IT Support Technician
11 30 (5.39%) Server Engineer
11 30 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
11 30 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (5.21%) Senior Support Engineer
13 25 (4.49%) Support Team Leader
13 25 (4.49%) Service Analyst
13 25 (4.49%) Service Desk Analyst
14 24 (4.31%) Windows Server Engineer
14 24 (4.31%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.51%) MSMQ
2 8 (1.44%) .NET
3 5 (0.90%) Web Services
4 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.72%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.36%) LINQ
5 2 (0.36%) jQuery
5 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (0.36%) Ajax
5 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.36%) HTML
5 2 (0.36%) CSS
5 2 (0.36%) XML
5 2 (0.36%) XHTML
5 2 (0.36%) WAP
6 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.16%) Clustering
2 48 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.85%) Blackberry
4 9 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (0.90%) Online Banking
6 4 (0.72%) PKI
7 3 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.54%) Replication
7 3 (0.54%) CCTV
8 2 (0.36%) iPad
8 2 (0.36%) New Media
8 2 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.36%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.36%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.18%) iPhone
9 1 (0.18%) iSeries
9 1 (0.18%) CMDB
9 1 (0.18%) PDA
9 1 (0.18%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 557 (100.00%) Windows
2 332 (59.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 306 (54.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 164 (29.44%) Windows 7
5 106 (19.03%) Windows 8
6 99 (17.77%) Windows XP
7 82 (14.72%) Linux
8 73 (13.11%) UNIX
9 26 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (3.41%) Windows Vista
11 11 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.08%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.90%) Android
14 4 (0.72%) AIX
15 3 (0.54%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (28.73%) ITIL
2 97 (17.41%) Service Delivery
3 57 (10.23%) Change Control
4 40 (7.18%) Problem Management
5 35 (6.28%) Technical Architecture
6 28 (5.03%) Mentoring
7 26 (4.67%) Project Management
8 23 (4.13%) Change Management
9 22 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (3.23%) Migration
11 14 (2.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (2.51%) Incident Management
12 13 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
12 13 (2.33%) Line Management
13 12 (2.15%) CRM
14 11 (1.97%) Release Management
14 11 (1.97%) Capacity Management
14 11 (1.97%) Coaching
15 10 (1.80%) Performance Management
15 10 (1.80%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 57 (10.23%) SQL
2 51 (9.16%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.87%) Perl
4 11 (1.97%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.44%) Java
6 5 (0.90%) C#
7 4 (0.72%) VB
8 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.54%) VBScript
9 2 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (8.62%) MCSE
3 36 (6.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (5.39%) MCSA
5 23 (4.13%) Citrix Certification
6 20 (3.59%) CCNA
6 20 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 15 (2.69%) Degree
8 15 (2.69%) CCA
8 15 (2.69%) MCP
9 14 (2.51%) CCEA
10 12 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 10 (1.80%) MCDST
12 9 (1.62%) CCAA
13 6 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.90%) CCEE
14 5 (0.90%) CCIA
14 5 (0.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (13.29%) SLA
2 7 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.36%) QA
4 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 358 (64.27%) Active Directory
2 202 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (18.31%) XenApp
4 65 (11.67%) vSphere
5 63 (11.31%) Hyper-V
6 48 (8.62%) XenServer
7 41 (7.36%) VMware ESX
8 26 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (2.87%) XenDesktop
11 15 (2.69%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.90%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.36%) NFS
14 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.18%) Firmware
15 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 108 (19.39%) SCCM
2 71 (12.75%) SCOM
3 31 (5.57%) NetBackup
4 22 (3.95%) WSUS
5 19 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (2.87%) XenMobile
7 15 (2.69%) Opsview
7 15 (2.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 12 (2.15%) Puppet
9 11 (1.97%) SCDPM
10 9 (1.62%) SCVMM
11 7 (1.26%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (1.08%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.72%) MOM
14 2 (0.36%) Nagios
14 2 (0.36%) DameWare
14 2 (0.36%) SCSM
15 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 1 (0.18%) Legato
Vendors
1 340 (61.04%) Microsoft
2 330 (59.25%) VMware
3 268 (48.11%) Citrix
4 78 (14.00%) Cisco
5 77 (13.82%) HP
6 57 (10.23%) NetApp
7 54 (9.69%) Symantec
8 38 (6.82%) Dell
8 38 (6.82%) EMC
9 33 (5.92%) CommVault
10 26 (4.67%) CheckPoint
11 25 (4.49%) Red Hat
12 17 (3.05%) Kaspersky
13 14 (2.51%) AppSense
13 14 (2.51%) Apple
14 13 (2.33%) Sophos
15 12 (2.15%) Sun
15 12 (2.15%) Postini
15 12 (2.15%) Civica
15 12 (2.15%) Google
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