Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 70 70
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.12% 2.48% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 13.69% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 34
Coventry median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% +17.74% -11.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,750 £20,650
90th Percentile £38,000 £47,500 £53,350
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +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 251 241 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 25.59% 18.13% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 200 270
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £53,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Office 365
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
7 5 (45.45%) DHCP
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
7 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
8 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (36.36%) Firewall
8 4 (36.36%) SQL
9 3 (27.27%) ITIL
9 3 (27.27%) MCSE
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (27.27%) HP
9 3 (27.27%) Citrix
9 3 (27.27%) PDM
9 3 (27.27%) Mitel

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 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) PDM
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCA
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Mitel
3 3 (27.27%) WatchGuard
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp