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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 290 231 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.98% 4.29% 4.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 17.33% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 209 181 206
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,325 £42,500
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
1855 1333 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.45% 24.74% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1066 1224
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(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 -12 186 £31,500 -10.00% 31
South Yorkshire +17 47 £30,950 +16.13% 5
North Yorkshire -3 43 £35,000 +25.00% 6
East Yorkshire +2 12 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 644 (100.00%) Windows
2 402 (62.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 398 (61.80%) Microsoft
4 370 (57.45%) Active Directory
5 342 (53.11%) VMware
6 252 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 240 (37.27%) Citrix
8 237 (36.80%) MS Excel
9 232 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 231 (35.87%) MS Exchange
11 174 (27.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 161 (25.00%) SAN
13 158 (24.53%) Cisco
14 155 (24.07%) Windows 7
15 153 (23.76%) MCSE
16 141 (21.89%) SQL Server
17 140 (21.74%) ITIL
18 137 (21.27%) Exchange Server 2010
19 130 (20.19%) DNS
20 107 (16.61%) Linux
21 106 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2007
22 104 (16.15%) Firewall
23 102 (15.84%) MS Office
24 100 (15.53%) Windows XP
24 100 (15.53%) vSphere
25 95 (14.75%) SCCM
26 93 (14.44%) LAN
26 93 (14.44%) TCP/IP
27 92 (14.29%) SQL
28 87 (13.51%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 231 (35.87%) MS Exchange
2 137 (21.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 106 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 75 (11.65%) SharePoint
5 72 (11.18%) IIS
6 63 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 52 (8.07%) Lync
8 49 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 33 (5.12%) Office Communications Server
10 22 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (3.26%) Apache
12 15 (2.33%) Tomcat
13 14 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.78%) TeamSite
16 4 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.62%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.47%) CMS
17 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 237 (36.80%) MS Excel
2 102 (15.84%) MS Office
3 17 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.17%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) Line 500
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.17%) SaaS
2 14 (2.17%) Office 365
3 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 161 (25.00%) SAN
2 130 (20.19%) DNS
3 104 (16.15%) Firewall
4 93 (14.44%) LAN
4 93 (14.44%) TCP/IP
5 87 (13.51%) DHCP
6 72 (11.18%) WAN
7 70 (10.87%) Internet
8 43 (6.68%) VPN
9 32 (4.97%) NAS
10 30 (4.66%) Wireless
11 29 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (3.73%) Intranet
14 22 (3.42%) VoIP
14 22 (3.42%) Unified Communications
15 18 (2.80%) SMTP
16 15 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
16 15 (2.33%) NetScaler
17 14 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (21.89%) SQL Server
2 71 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.71%) MySQL
6 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.78%) DTS
9 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.31%) OLTP
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
11 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) Maven
3 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.31%) MSI
5 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.16%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.16%) MSTest
General
1 60 (9.32%) Finance
2 18 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.48%) Banking
4 13 (2.02%) Military
5 11 (1.71%) Electronics
5 11 (1.71%) Legal
6 8 (1.24%) Publishing
7 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.09%) Retail
8 5 (0.78%) French Language
9 4 (0.62%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 150 (23.29%) Analyst
2 93 (14.44%) Support Engineer
3 89 (13.82%) Support Analyst
4 64 (9.94%) IT Support
5 63 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (6.37%) Technical Support
6 41 (6.37%) Support Technician
7 37 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 36 (5.59%) Consultant
8 36 (5.59%) Technical Analyst
9 34 (5.28%) Server Engineer
9 34 (5.28%) Server Support
10 31 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 31 (4.81%) Technical Support Analyst
11 30 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
13 27 (4.19%) Operations Analyst
13 27 (4.19%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
14 26 (4.04%) Windows Support Engineer
15 25 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.35%) .NET
2 17 (2.64%) Web Services
3 10 (1.55%) Application Packaging
4 7 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.47%) Ajax
5 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (0.31%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.31%) Spring
6 2 (0.31%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) LINQ
7 1 (0.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.18%) Clustering
2 39 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 21 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 14 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 14 (2.17%) Social Media
5 13 (2.02%) EqualLogic
5 13 (2.02%) Chip and PIN
6 12 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.55%) FlexPod
8 9 (1.40%) Firmware
9 8 (1.24%) Replication
9 8 (1.24%) CMDB
10 7 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.78%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.78%) PDA
12 4 (0.62%) PKI
13 3 (0.47%) iPhone
13 3 (0.47%) iPad
13 3 (0.47%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 644 (100.00%) Windows
2 402 (62.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 252 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 155 (24.07%) Windows 7
5 107 (16.61%) Linux
6 100 (15.53%) Windows XP
7 69 (10.71%) UNIX
8 44 (6.83%) Windows 8
9 43 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 15 (2.33%) CentOS
12 14 (2.17%) Ubuntu
12 14 (2.17%) Windows Vista
13 12 (1.86%) SUSE
13 12 (1.86%) Debian
14 8 (1.24%) Android
15 5 (0.78%) Solaris
16 4 (0.62%) AIX
17 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (21.74%) ITIL
2 59 (9.16%) Change Management
3 54 (8.39%) Problem Management
4 53 (8.23%) Service Delivery
5 49 (7.61%) Change Control
6 37 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
7 31 (4.81%) Migration
8 30 (4.66%) Project Management
9 27 (4.19%) Load Balancing
10 22 (3.42%) E-Commerce
11 20 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (2.64%) Data Management
13 16 (2.48%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (2.33%) Risk Management
14 15 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
15 14 (2.17%) Asset Management
15 14 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
16 13 (2.02%) Strategic Planning
17 12 (1.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (14.29%) SQL
2 33 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.48%) Java
4 15 (2.33%) Perl
5 11 (1.71%) PHP
6 9 (1.40%) VB.NET
6 9 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.09%) C#
8 4 (0.62%) VBScript
8 4 (0.62%) VB
8 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.47%) C
10 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.16%) VBA
10 1 (0.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 174 (27.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (23.76%) MCSE
3 76 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (10.40%) MCP
5 66 (10.25%) CCNA
6 54 (8.39%) MCITP
7 49 (7.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 43 (6.68%) MCSA
9 41 (6.37%) Degree
10 21 (3.26%) NCDA
10 21 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
11 19 (2.95%) CCNP
12 17 (2.64%) Security Cleared
12 17 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (2.02%) MCTS
13 13 (2.02%) CCA
13 13 (2.02%) HND
14 12 (1.86%) NCIE
14 12 (1.86%) VCAP
15 10 (1.55%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.85%) SLA
2 19 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.62%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 370 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 232 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (15.53%) vSphere
4 69 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 62 (9.63%) XenApp
6 60 (9.32%) VMware ESX
6 60 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
7 48 (7.45%) XenServer
8 14 (2.17%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.40%) UAG
10 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.93%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.78%) vCloud
12 4 (0.62%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.47%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 95 (14.75%) SCCM
2 37 (5.75%) SCOM
3 18 (2.80%) WSUS
4 13 (2.02%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.71%) SCDPM
6 10 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.78%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.62%) WMI
9 4 (0.62%) Sysprep
9 4 (0.62%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.47%) Nessus
10 3 (0.47%) Legato
10 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.47%) PureDisk
11 2 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 398 (61.80%) Microsoft
2 342 (53.11%) VMware
3 240 (37.27%) Citrix
4 158 (24.53%) Cisco
5 76 (11.80%) HP
6 74 (11.49%) NetApp
7 55 (8.54%) Red Hat
8 34 (5.28%) CommVault
9 30 (4.66%) EMC
10 26 (4.04%) Symantec
11 25 (3.88%) AppSense
11 25 (3.88%) Oracle
12 23 (3.57%) Veeam
13 22 (3.42%) IBM
14 20 (3.11%) Dell
15 17 (2.64%) Juniper
16 16 (2.48%) CheckPoint
17 15 (2.33%) Veritas
18 13 (2.02%) Brocade
18 13 (2.02%) Altiris
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago