The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North East / Durham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.63% 1.41% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 8.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £15,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

Operating System Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 24 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 20.63% 16.90% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 40
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,800 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Durham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco