Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 146 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 -56 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 103 88 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.00% 1.57% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.77% 7.72% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 95 73 174
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £29,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -0.84% -0.83%
10th Percentile £20,050 £21,050 £21,000
90th Percentile £40,250 £56,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1,054 1,140 1,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.47% 20.40% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 900 945 1,430
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.01% +6.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,825
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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
Leicestershire +18 37 £31,000 +5.98% 4
Nottinghamshire +11 33 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Derbyshire -3 13 £31,000 +4.20% 4
Lincolnshire +12 12 £37,500 +42.86% 2
Northamptonshire -31 8 £21,500 -52.22% 3
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (75.73%) Microsoft
3 74 (71.84%) Windows Server
4 72 (69.90%) Active Directory
5 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (47.57%) VMware
7 42 (40.78%) Hyper-V
8 40 (38.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (38.83%) MS Exchange
9 39 (37.86%) DNS
10 37 (35.92%) Windows 7
11 35 (33.98%) Office 365
12 34 (33.01%) SQL Server
13 33 (32.04%) DHCP
14 31 (30.10%) SQL
15 30 (29.13%) Windows 10
16 29 (28.16%) Microsoft Office
17 25 (24.27%) TCP/IP
18 23 (22.33%) Firewall
18 23 (22.33%) Windows 8
18 23 (22.33%) Problem-Solving
19 22 (21.36%) Veeam
19 22 (21.36%) SLA
19 22 (21.36%) Cisco
20 21 (20.39%) WAN
20 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (19.42%) VLAN
21 20 (19.42%) LAN
22 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
23 18 (17.48%) vSphere

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 40 (38.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.85%) Site Server
5 4 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (33.98%) Office 365
2 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) Mimecast
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.91%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (2.91%) PaaS
6 2 (1.94%) IaaS
6 2 (1.94%) SaaS
7 1 (0.97%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 39 (37.86%) DNS
2 33 (32.04%) DHCP
3 25 (24.27%) TCP/IP
4 23 (22.33%) Firewall
5 21 (20.39%) WAN
6 20 (19.42%) LAN
6 20 (19.42%) VLAN
7 15 (14.56%) VPN
8 13 (12.62%) Wireless
9 12 (11.65%) SAN
10 11 (10.68%) VoIP
11 5 (4.85%) IPsec
11 5 (4.85%) SSH
11 5 (4.85%) SSL
11 5 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.88%) Internet
13 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (2.91%) WLAN
14 2 (1.94%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.85%) MySQL
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Hudson
2 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.97%) FishEye
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.97%) Subversion
2 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (8.74%) Retail
2 8 (7.77%) Back Office
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.83%) Finance
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 4 (3.88%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.97%) French Language
8 1 (0.97%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (42.72%) IT Support
2 33 (32.04%) Analyst
3 32 (31.07%) Support Analyst
3 32 (31.07%) Support Engineer
4 20 (19.42%) IT Analyst
4 20 (19.42%) IT Engineer
4 20 (19.42%) IT Support Analyst
5 19 (18.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (16.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (16.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (16.50%) SQL Analyst
6 17 (16.50%) SQL Support Analyst
7 16 (15.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 16 (15.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (14.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (8.74%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) LDAP
2 7 (6.80%) WSH
3 5 (4.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.97%) COM
4 1 (0.97%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.97%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.65%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (10.68%) Clustering
4 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.83%) PKI
6 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.88%) Replication
7 3 (2.91%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.97%) EPoS
8 1 (0.97%) Fintech
8 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) iSeries
8 1 (0.97%) Life Science
8 1 (0.97%) NHS
8 1 (0.97%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (71.84%) Windows Server
3 51 (49.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (35.92%) Windows 7
5 30 (29.13%) Windows 10
6 23 (22.33%) Windows 8
7 16 (15.53%) Linux
8 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.85%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.94%) CentOS
12 2 (1.94%) Debian
12 2 (1.94%) Fedora
12 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.94%) Unix
12 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.97%) Android
13 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (15.53%) Manual Testing
3 12 (11.65%) ITIL
4 10 (9.71%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
5 8 (7.77%) Migration
5 8 (7.77%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (7.77%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (7.77%) Time Management
6 7 (6.80%) Data Protection
6 7 (6.80%) Data Security
6 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.80%) Process Improvement
6 7 (6.80%) Release Management
7 6 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.85%) Server Building
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.71%) VBScript
4 3 (2.91%) VB
5 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.65%) MCSA
3 11 (10.68%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) Degree
5 5 (4.85%) CCNA
5 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.88%) CCNP
6 4 (3.88%) DBS Check
6 4 (3.88%) MCP
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.91%) MCITP
7 3 (2.91%) MCTS
8 2 (1.94%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.97%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.36%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 72 (69.90%) Active Directory
2 42 (40.78%) Hyper-V
3 40 (38.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (17.48%) vSphere
5 6 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.85%) Snort
6 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.88%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.91%) XenApp
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (14.56%) SCCM
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (6.80%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.85%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.85%) Snorby
4 5 (4.85%) Suricata
5 4 (3.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.88%) WSUS
6 3 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.94%) SCOM
7 2 (1.94%) SCSM
8 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 78 (75.73%) Microsoft
2 49 (47.57%) VMware
3 22 (21.36%) Cisco
3 22 (21.36%) Veeam
4 14 (13.59%) HP
4 14 (13.59%) McAfee
5 12 (11.65%) Citrix
6 9 (8.74%) Acronis
6 9 (8.74%) Juniper
6 9 (8.74%) Symantec
7 7 (6.80%) Mitel
7 7 (6.80%) Sophos
8 6 (5.83%) Apple
8 6 (5.83%) arcserve
8 6 (5.83%) Dell
9 5 (4.85%) Kaspersky
9 5 (4.85%) ProCurve
9 5 (4.85%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.85%) WatchGuard
9 5 (4.85%) Webroot