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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 297 316 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.14% 5.13% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.40% 18.52% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 226 241 229
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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
1929 1706 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.90% 27.68% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1292 1184
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -15 195 £34,000 +11.26% 17
South Yorkshire -12 43 £29,000 -3.33% 4
North Yorkshire -22 36 £38,000 +3.40% 6
East Yorkshire - 19 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 587 (100.00%) Windows
2 373 (63.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 365 (62.18%) Microsoft
4 360 (61.33%) Active Directory
5 346 (58.94%) VMware
6 305 (51.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 272 (46.34%) Citrix
8 246 (41.91%) MS Exchange
9 235 (40.03%) MS Excel
10 210 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 189 (32.20%) DNS
12 169 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 158 (26.92%) Windows 7
14 148 (25.21%) ITIL
15 139 (23.68%) DHCP
16 128 (21.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 123 (20.95%) SAN
18 105 (17.89%) Windows XP
18 105 (17.89%) Cisco
19 104 (17.72%) SQL Server
19 104 (17.72%) SCCM
20 99 (16.87%) MCSE
21 95 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
22 89 (15.16%) XenApp
23 85 (14.48%) vSphere
24 83 (14.14%) Internet
25 82 (13.97%) Service Delivery
26 79 (13.46%) LAN
27 78 (13.29%) MS Office
28 77 (13.12%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 246 (41.91%) MS Exchange
2 169 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 62 (10.56%) SharePoint
4 62 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 61 (10.39%) Lync
6 51 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 49 (8.35%) IIS
8 23 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
9 18 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.70%) Apache
12 5 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.51%) CMS
14 3 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 235 (40.03%) MS Excel
2 78 (13.29%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS Project
3 7 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.92%) Office 365
2 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (32.20%) DNS
2 139 (23.68%) DHCP
3 123 (20.95%) SAN
4 83 (14.14%) Internet
5 79 (13.46%) LAN
6 67 (11.41%) WAN
7 56 (9.54%) Firewall
8 52 (8.86%) Wireless
9 45 (7.67%) TCP/IP
10 42 (7.16%) Intranet
11 38 (6.47%) VPN
12 36 (6.13%) NAS
13 27 (4.60%) VoIP
14 18 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (2.73%) Unified Communications
16 15 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (2.04%) DMZ
18 11 (1.87%) SMTP
19 9 (1.53%) NetScaler
20 8 (1.36%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (7.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.36%) MySQL
6 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.34%) OLTP
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.17%) DTS
9 1 (0.17%) QlikView
9 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 50 (8.52%) Finance
2 15 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.53%) Publishing
4 8 (1.36%) Advertising
5 6 (1.02%) Legal
6 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.85%) Back Office
6 5 (0.85%) Electronics
6 5 (0.85%) Military
7 4 (0.68%) Retail
8 3 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (18.40%) Analyst
2 99 (16.87%) Support Engineer
3 72 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (11.93%) IT Support
5 59 (10.05%) Support Technician
6 56 (9.54%) Support Analyst
7 45 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
9 34 (5.79%) IT Support Technician
10 32 (5.45%) Server Engineer
11 30 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (4.26%) Team Leader
12 25 (4.26%) Server Support
12 25 (4.26%) Windows Server Engineer
13 24 (4.09%) Exchange Engineer
14 23 (3.92%) Senior Support Engineer
14 23 (3.92%) Administrator
14 23 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 23 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
15 22 (3.75%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.24%) .NET
2 9 (1.53%) MSMQ
3 7 (1.19%) Web Services
4 5 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.68%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.51%) LINQ
6 3 (0.51%) Ajax
6 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (0.34%) HTML
7 2 (0.34%) jQuery
7 2 (0.34%) CSS
7 2 (0.34%) XML
7 2 (0.34%) XHTML
7 2 (0.34%) WAP
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.95%) Clustering
2 45 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.96%) Blackberry
4 18 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.53%) Replication
6 5 (0.85%) CMDB
7 4 (0.68%) PKI
7 4 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.51%) CCTV
8 3 (0.51%) Statistics
8 3 (0.51%) NHS
8 3 (0.51%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.51%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.51%) iPhone
8 3 (0.51%) FlexPod
8 3 (0.51%) iPad
9 2 (0.34%) New Media
9 2 (0.34%) FMCG
9 2 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.34%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 587 (100.00%) Windows
2 373 (63.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 305 (51.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 105 (17.89%) Windows XP
6 74 (12.61%) Linux
7 63 (10.73%) Windows 8
8 62 (10.56%) UNIX
9 24 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (3.58%) Windows 2000 Server
11 17 (2.90%) Windows Vista
12 9 (1.53%) Android
13 7 (1.19%) Debian
13 7 (1.19%) CentOS
14 6 (1.02%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.85%) SUSE
15 5 (0.85%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.51%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (25.21%) ITIL
2 82 (13.97%) Service Delivery
3 52 (8.86%) Change Control
4 47 (8.01%) Technical Architecture
5 43 (7.33%) Change Management
6 38 (6.47%) Mentoring
7 32 (5.45%) Project Management
8 31 (5.28%) Problem Management
9 29 (4.94%) Migration
10 24 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (3.07%) DevOps
12 16 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (2.73%) Incident Management
13 15 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
14 14 (2.39%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (2.39%) CRM
15 13 (2.21%) Capacity Management
16 12 (2.04%) Configuration Management
17 11 (1.87%) Business Continuity
17 11 (1.87%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (13.12%) SQL
2 53 (9.03%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.70%) Bash Shell
4 9 (1.53%) VB.NET
4 9 (1.53%) Perl
5 7 (1.19%) PHP
6 5 (0.85%) C#
6 5 (0.85%) VB
7 3 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.51%) VBScript
7 3 (0.51%) Java
8 2 (0.34%) C
9 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 128 (21.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (16.87%) MCSE
3 54 (9.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 41 (6.98%) MCP
5 36 (6.13%) MCSA
6 35 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (5.62%) CCNA
8 26 (4.43%) Citrix Certification
9 25 (4.26%) MCITP
10 22 (3.75%) Degree
11 21 (3.58%) Security Cleared
12 15 (2.56%) CCA
13 14 (2.39%) CCEA
14 13 (2.21%) NCDA
15 11 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.70%) MCDST
16 10 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (1.53%) CCAA
17 9 (1.53%) SC Cleared
17 9 (1.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.88%) SLA
2 12 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.51%) QA
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 360 (61.33%) Active Directory
2 210 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (15.16%) XenApp
4 85 (14.48%) vSphere
5 57 (9.71%) Hyper-V
6 55 (9.37%) XenServer
7 43 (7.33%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (7.16%) VMware ESX
9 17 (2.90%) XenDesktop
10 16 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (2.39%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.19%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.51%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.34%) NFS
16 2 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.17%) UAG
17 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 104 (17.72%) SCCM
2 63 (10.73%) SCOM
3 30 (5.11%) WSUS
4 21 (3.58%) NetBackup
5 16 (2.73%) XenMobile
6 14 (2.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 13 (2.21%) Backup Exec
8 12 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (1.53%) Puppet
10 7 (1.19%) SCVMM
10 7 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.02%) SCDPM
11 6 (1.02%) EdgeSight
12 4 (0.68%) Nagios
13 3 (0.51%) Legato
13 3 (0.51%) PureDisk
13 3 (0.51%) Opsview
14 2 (0.34%) cPanel
14 2 (0.34%) MOM
14 2 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 365 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 346 (58.94%) VMware
3 272 (46.34%) Citrix
4 105 (17.89%) Cisco
5 66 (11.24%) NetApp
6 63 (10.73%) HP
7 45 (7.67%) Symantec
8 37 (6.30%) CommVault
9 36 (6.13%) Dell
10 35 (5.96%) EMC
11 24 (4.09%) Red Hat
12 23 (3.92%) AppSense
13 19 (3.24%) IBM
14 16 (2.73%) Oracle
14 16 (2.73%) Google
14 16 (2.73%) Postini
15 14 (2.39%) Sun
16 13 (2.21%) Brocade
17 12 (2.04%) CheckPoint
18 10 (1.70%) Apple
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified excellent Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £19000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 10 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 13 days ago
Mexborough
Eden Lea
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Skipton
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 20 days ago