Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 73 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.55% 2.13% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.84% 10.32% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 35
Coventry median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% +21.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,300 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,675 £53,300
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 291 281 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 26.58% 20.66% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 265 230 286
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% - -8.75%
10th Percentile £23,300 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,050 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -5.41%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Coventry.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Coventry

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Coventry over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Office 365
4 13 (76.47%) DNS
5 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
5 12 (70.59%) DHCP
5 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
5 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
6 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
6 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (58.82%) SQL
7 10 (58.82%) HP
7 10 (58.82%) Firewall
8 9 (52.94%) Manufacturing
8 9 (52.94%) WatchGuard
8 9 (52.94%) PDM
8 9 (52.94%) Mitel
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
9 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
11 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL
11 4 (23.53%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) DHCP
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (52.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Support
4 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
6 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
3 11 (64.71%) Windows XP
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) PDM
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Mitel
4 9 (52.94%) WatchGuard
5 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) Veeam