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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / East Midlands
Rank 119 84 66
Rank change year-on-year -35 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 86 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.45% 2.70% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.11% 9.73% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 113
Median salary £27,250 £27,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.80% -20.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £21,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 591 884 843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.40% 27.80% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 462 660 722
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 20 £22,500 -15.88% 3
Leicestershire -8 10 £29,250 +39.28% 3
Northamptonshire +6 6 £33,500 +39.58% 1
Derbyshire +6 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Lincolnshire -11 2 £26,250 -13.93% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (79.49%) Windows Server
3 61 (78.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
5 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
6 35 (44.87%) Windows 7
7 33 (42.31%) VMware
8 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
9 26 (33.33%) Office 365
10 25 (32.05%) Windows 8
10 25 (32.05%) ITIL
11 23 (29.49%) Citrix
12 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
12 21 (26.92%) SCCM
13 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (25.64%) SQL
14 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
14 19 (24.36%) Windows 10
15 18 (23.08%) Hyper-V
16 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (21.79%) Cisco
17 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (19.23%) DNS
18 15 (19.23%) DHCP
18 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
19 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
19 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
20 13 (16.67%) MCSE
20 13 (16.67%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 32 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.97%) IIS
6 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.85%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.28%) JBoss
10 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Tesseract
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) Office 365
2 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) DHCP
1 15 (19.23%) DNS
2 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.82%) SAN
4 6 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.41%) Internet
5 5 (6.41%) LDAP
5 5 (6.41%) Skype
6 4 (5.13%) Firewall
6 4 (5.13%) FTP
6 4 (5.13%) ICMP
6 4 (5.13%) IMAP
6 4 (5.13%) NAS
6 4 (5.13%) POP3
6 4 (5.13%) SMTP
6 4 (5.13%) SSL
7 3 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.85%) Wireless
8 2 (2.56%) LAN
8 2 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Power BI
4 1 (1.28%) QlikView
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (7.69%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Polish Language
3 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) IT Support
3 12 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) IT Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) IT Manager
7 7 (8.97%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.69%) IT Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Exchange Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Network Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) MAPI
2 1 (1.28%) ADSI
2 1 (1.28%) EDI
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) HTML5
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) REST
2 1 (1.28%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.28%) UDDI
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) WSDL
2 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Clustering
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) PKI
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) iPhone
7 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) Pocket PC
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (79.49%) Windows Server
3 61 (78.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (44.87%) Windows 7
5 25 (32.05%) Windows 8
6 19 (24.36%) Windows 10
7 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (11.54%) Linux
9 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.82%) ITIL V3
3 10 (12.82%) Project Management
4 9 (11.54%) High Availability
5 8 (10.26%) Service Management
6 6 (7.69%) ITSM
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.41%) CRM
7 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) Document Management
9 3 (3.85%) Manual Testing
9 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.28%) VBA
4 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.67%) MCSA
2 13 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (7.69%) MCP
4 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) PMP
6 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCIP
7 1 (1.28%) CCNP
7 1 (1.28%) CCSP
7 1 (1.28%) MCT
7 1 (1.28%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.26%) vSphere
5 6 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.41%) XenApp
7 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) SCCM
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (5.13%) SCOM
4 3 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.56%) Nagios
5 2 (2.56%) WSUS
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (42.31%) VMware
3 23 (29.49%) Citrix
4 17 (21.79%) Cisco
5 9 (11.54%) HP
6 6 (7.69%) Apple
7 5 (6.41%) NetApp
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle
8 4 (5.13%) Dell
8 4 (5.13%) F5
9 3 (3.85%) EMC
9 3 (3.85%) IBM
9 3 (3.85%) Veritas
10 2 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.56%) Meraki
10 2 (2.56%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.56%) Remedy
10 2 (2.56%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) Splunk
10 2 (2.56%) Symantec
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