Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 130 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 134 137 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.61% 2.10% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.22% 8.77% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 111 156
East Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +16.07% -20.00%
10th Percentile £19,088 £22,750 £19,125
90th Percentile £55,750 £47,500 £40,875
England median annual salary £36,855 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.97% -2.67% -

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 1097 1563 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.35% 23.91% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1220 1342
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £20,938 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +45 44 £36,250 +34.26% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 31 £33,500 +1.52% 4
Leicestershire +30 25 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Lincolnshire +17 20 £20,000 -55.56% 1
Derbyshire -8 13 £27,500 -17.91% 2
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (64.93%) Microsoft
3 85 (63.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 78 (58.21%) Windows Server
5 75 (55.97%) Active Directory
6 58 (43.28%) VMware
7 53 (39.55%) Windows 7
8 49 (36.57%) Windows 8
9 47 (35.07%) Hyper-V
10 44 (32.84%) Windows 10
11 42 (31.34%) Office 365
12 39 (29.10%) SQL
13 37 (27.61%) SQL Server
14 35 (26.12%) LAN
14 35 (26.12%) WAN
15 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
15 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (24.63%) MS Exchange
17 31 (23.13%) ITIL
18 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
19 23 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (17.16%) Degree
20 22 (16.42%) DNS
21 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
21 19 (14.18%) Clustering
22 18 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
22 18 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
22 18 (13.43%) CCNA
22 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
23 17 (12.69%) Wireless

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 33 (24.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.46%) IIS
6 8 (5.97%) Apache
7 6 (4.48%) JBoss
7 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.99%) WordPress
9 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 42 (31.34%) Office 365
2 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.48%) G Suite
5 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.49%) SaaS
5 2 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.12%) LAN
1 35 (26.12%) WAN
2 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
3 22 (16.42%) DNS
4 17 (12.69%) Wireless
5 16 (11.94%) DHCP
6 13 (9.70%) Firewall
6 13 (9.70%) SAN
7 10 (7.46%) WLAN
8 8 (5.97%) VLAN
9 6 (4.48%) NAS
9 6 (4.48%) VoIP
9 6 (4.48%) VPN
10 5 (3.73%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.99%) Network Security
11 4 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.99%) SSH
12 3 (2.24%) IPsec
12 3 (2.24%) LDAP
13 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.97%) MySQL
3 6 (4.48%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.73%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Finance
3 2 (1.49%) Legal
3 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (25.37%) Analyst
2 32 (23.88%) IT Support
3 30 (22.39%) Support Engineer
4 25 (18.66%) Support Analyst
5 20 (14.93%) IT Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (10.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 13 (9.70%) IT Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) IT Support Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) Network Engineer
10 10 (7.46%) Applications Support
11 9 (6.72%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate Analyst
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate IT Analyst
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate IT Support
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
11 9 (6.72%) Graduate Support Analyst
11 9 (6.72%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.49%) .NET
1 2 (1.49%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (1.49%) CSS
1 2 (1.49%) HTML
1 2 (1.49%) jQuery
1 2 (1.49%) LAMP
1 2 (1.49%) Velocity
1 2 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Clustering
2 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.21%) Data Centre
4 11 (8.21%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) AS400
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) iSeries
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (63.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (58.21%) Windows Server
4 53 (39.55%) Windows 7
5 49 (36.57%) Windows 8
6 44 (32.84%) Windows 10
7 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (11.94%) Windows XP
9 11 (8.21%) Linux
10 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.24%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.75%) VMS
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.13%) ITIL
2 15 (11.19%) Migration
2 15 (11.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (9.70%) Network Load Balancing
3 13 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (9.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (8.96%) Software Testing
5 11 (8.21%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.46%) Document Management
6 10 (7.46%) Time Management
7 9 (6.72%) PRINCE
8 8 (5.97%) Manual Testing
9 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.22%) SDLC
10 6 (4.48%) ITIL V2
10 6 (4.48%) Network Management
10 6 (4.48%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (3.73%) Service Management
12 4 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.10%) SQL
2 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
3 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.72%) VBScript
5 6 (4.48%) C
5 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.24%) VB
7 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.49%) C#
7 2 (1.49%) Perl
7 2 (1.49%) PHP
7 2 (1.49%) Python
7 2 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (17.16%) Degree
1 23 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.43%) CCNA
2 18 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (8.96%) MCSE
4 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.72%) DBS Check
5 9 (6.72%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (6.72%) MCP
6 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.97%) VCP5
6 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.48%) A+ Certification
7 6 (4.48%) CCNP
8 4 (2.99%) MCSA
9 2 (1.49%) CEH
9 2 (1.49%) CISSP
9 2 (1.49%) RHCT
9 2 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (55.97%) Active Directory
2 47 (35.07%) Hyper-V
3 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (11.19%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.48%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.48%) XenApp
6 4 (2.99%) vSphere
7 2 (1.49%) Snort
8 1 (0.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (3.73%) SCCM
3 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.24%) SCOM
4 3 (2.24%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.24%) WMI
4 3 (2.24%) WSUS
5 2 (1.49%) Ansible
5 2 (1.49%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.49%) Puppet
5 2 (1.49%) Snorby
5 2 (1.49%) Suricata
5 2 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.75%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 87 (64.93%) Microsoft
2 58 (43.28%) VMware
3 17 (12.69%) Cisco
4 14 (10.45%) Citrix
5 12 (8.96%) HP
6 11 (8.21%) Apple
7 10 (7.46%) Google
8 6 (4.48%) Oracle
8 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.73%) IBM
10 4 (2.99%) Meraki
11 3 (2.24%) Avaya
11 3 (2.24%) Brocade
11 3 (2.24%) Capita
11 3 (2.24%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (2.24%) Nortel
11 3 (2.24%) Remedy
11 3 (2.24%) SAP
11 3 (2.24%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.24%) Wyse