Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 126 110
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16 +45
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 72 85 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.96% 2.00% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.99% 8.73% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 123
East Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £21,396 £17,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

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 801 974 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.79% 22.91% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 657 654 960
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £23,400 £22,750 £21,125
90th Percentile £63,600 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 +25 38 £31,500 +9.57% 6
Leicestershire +17 14 £37,500 +18.11% 4
Derbyshire +12 12 £42,500 +38.21% 3
Lincolnshire -2 4 £34,500 +6.15% 4
Northamptonshire -19 4 £25,500 -21.54% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
3 51 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 44 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 41 (56.94%) VMware
7 34 (47.22%) Citrix
8 31 (43.06%) Windows 7
9 30 (41.67%) Windows 10
10 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (38.89%) ITIL
11 25 (34.72%) DHCP
11 25 (34.72%) DNS
12 23 (31.94%) SQL
13 21 (29.17%) Office 365
14 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
14 19 (26.39%) Cisco
15 17 (23.61%) Service Delivery
16 16 (22.22%) Change Management
16 16 (22.22%) SAN
16 16 (22.22%) NetApp
16 16 (22.22%) XenApp
16 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (20.83%) Firewall
18 14 (19.44%) SLA
18 14 (19.44%) Data Centre
19 13 (18.06%) Windows 8
19 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 13 (18.06%) WAN
20 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP

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 11 (15.28%) IIS
1 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Office 365
2 6 (8.33%) G Suite
3 3 (4.17%) Azure
4 2 (2.78%) AWS
4 2 (2.78%) IaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) DHCP
1 25 (34.72%) DNS
2 16 (22.22%) SAN
3 15 (20.83%) Firewall
4 13 (18.06%) WAN
5 12 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 11 (15.28%) Internet
7 10 (13.89%) VLAN
8 9 (12.50%) iSCSI
9 8 (11.11%) HTTP
9 8 (11.11%) HTTPS
10 7 (9.72%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (9.72%) H.323
10 7 (9.72%) NAS
10 7 (9.72%) RTP
10 7 (9.72%) VSAN
11 5 (6.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (5.56%) LAN
12 4 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Power BI
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Local Government
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) IT Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.11%) IT Support
7 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Field Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.94%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) XML
2 2 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) CMDB
3 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) PDA
4 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 31 (43.06%) Windows 7
5 30 (41.67%) Windows 10
6 13 (18.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.56%) Linux
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Service Delivery
3 16 (22.22%) Change Management
3 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.72%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (8.33%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) ERP
9 3 (4.17%) ITSM
9 3 (4.17%) Proactive Maintenance
9 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Service Management
10 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.50%) CCNA
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 3 (4.17%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.39%) HND
7 1 (1.39%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (76.39%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
4 16 (22.22%) XenApp
5 9 (12.50%) VirtualBox
6 8 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
8 6 (8.33%) Terminal Services
8 6 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (6.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (6.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.94%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Ansible
3 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (56.94%) VMware
3 34 (47.22%) Citrix
4 19 (26.39%) Cisco
5 16 (22.22%) NetApp
6 12 (16.67%) HP
7 11 (15.28%) EMC
8 9 (12.50%) Apple
8 9 (12.50%) arcserve
9 8 (11.11%) Mitel
9 8 (11.11%) Veeam
10 7 (9.72%) Avaya
11 5 (6.94%) CommVault
11 5 (6.94%) Ivanti
11 5 (6.94%) Zerto
12 4 (5.56%) Google
13 2 (2.78%) Adobe
13 2 (2.78%) Lotus
14 1 (1.39%) Oracle
14 1 (1.39%) Red Hat