Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 125 111
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 74 99 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.85% 2.13% 2.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.27% 10.33% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 56 79 119
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +12.73% -15.38%
10th Percentile £20,997 £18,200 £19,100
90th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £55,500
England median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -2.67% +1.35% +1.37%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 895 958 1,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.38% 20.59% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 732 737 932
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +15 43 £28,750 -7.26% 8
Derbyshire +6 12 £30,000 -6.25% 2
Lincolnshire +11 8 £30,000 +50.00% 3
Leicestershire -11 7 £30,000 -3.23% 7
Northamptonshire 0 4 £25,000 -23.08% 5
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (79.73%) Active Directory
3 58 (78.38%) Microsoft
4 56 (75.68%) Windows Server
5 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (58.11%) Windows 10
7 40 (54.05%) ITIL
8 38 (51.35%) Office 365
9 37 (50.00%) Windows 7
10 35 (47.30%) VMware
11 33 (44.59%) DNS
12 30 (40.54%) DHCP
13 29 (39.19%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (35.14%) Change Management
15 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Office
16 23 (31.08%) Citrix
17 22 (29.73%) Cisco
18 20 (27.03%) Windows 8
19 18 (24.32%) Hyper-V
19 18 (24.32%) Internet
19 18 (24.32%) Firewall
20 17 (22.97%) SLA
20 17 (22.97%) WAN
21 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
21 15 (20.27%) SCCM
22 14 (18.92%) XenApp
22 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
23 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
23 13 (17.57%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.22%) IIS
3 10 (13.51%) Apache
4 9 (12.16%) IBM Notes
4 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (12.16%) Acrobat
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (12.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (51.35%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) Azure
2 6 (8.11%) G Suite
3 4 (5.41%) AWS
4 3 (4.05%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) DNS
2 30 (40.54%) DHCP
3 18 (24.32%) Firewall
3 18 (24.32%) Internet
4 17 (22.97%) WAN
5 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
6 11 (14.86%) VLAN
6 11 (14.86%) VPN
7 9 (12.16%) HTTP
7 9 (12.16%) HTTPS
7 9 (12.16%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (12.16%) WebEx
8 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (10.81%) H.323
8 8 (10.81%) LAN
8 8 (10.81%) RTP
9 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
9 6 (8.11%) SAN
10 5 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) Power BI
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Public Sector
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) IT Support
3 13 (17.57%) Field Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Field Support Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) IT Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Build Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) IT Technician
10 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (2.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) CSS
2 6 (8.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Blackberry
1 9 (12.16%) iPhone
1 9 (12.16%) PDA
2 5 (6.76%) CMDB
3 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (75.68%) Windows Server
3 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (58.11%) Windows 10
5 37 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 20 (27.03%) Windows 8
7 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (12.16%) Windows 2000
8 9 (12.16%) Windows Vista
8 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
9 6 (8.11%) Linux
10 3 (4.05%) Unix
11 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.35%) CentOS
12 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) ITIL
2 29 (39.19%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (35.14%) Change Management
4 13 (17.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
6 10 (13.51%) Asset Management
6 10 (13.51%) ITSM
7 9 (12.16%) Creative Thinking
7 9 (12.16%) Problem Management
8 8 (10.81%) ITIL V3
8 8 (10.81%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (9.46%) Migration
10 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.05%) Antivirus Management
11 3 (4.05%) Proactive Maintenance
11 3 (4.05%) Project Delivery
12 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Automation
12 2 (2.70%) Server Management
12 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (1.35%) C
4 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (16.22%) MCP
2 11 (14.86%) CCNA
3 9 (12.16%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.41%) MCSA
5 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CEH
6 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.35%) HND
6 1 (1.35%) MCDST
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (79.73%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.92%) XenApp
5 9 (12.16%) VirtualBox
6 8 (10.81%) XenDesktop
7 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
7 7 (9.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (5.41%) vSphere
10 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.05%) WSUS
4 2 (2.70%) Ansible
4 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.70%) Puppet
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (47.30%) VMware
3 23 (31.08%) Citrix
4 22 (29.73%) Cisco
5 13 (17.57%) HP
6 9 (12.16%) Adobe
6 9 (12.16%) Apple
6 9 (12.16%) Lotus
7 8 (10.81%) Avaya
7 8 (10.81%) Mitel
8 6 (8.11%) EMC
8 6 (8.11%) Ivanti
9 5 (6.76%) arcserve
10 4 (5.41%) Google
10 4 (5.41%) NetApp
10 4 (5.41%) Oracle
10 4 (5.41%) Veeam
11 3 (4.05%) Dell
12 2 (2.70%) Symantec
12 2 (2.70%) Veritas