Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 150 115
Rank change year-on-year +40 -35 -38
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 134 99 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.57% 1.63% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.75% 7.32% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 121 86 132
East Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £33,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.91% +25.23% -28.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,500 £42,225
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - -4.11% -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 1,140 1,352 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.87% 22.29% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1,018 1,328
East Midlands median annual salary £37,496 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.01% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Northamptonshire +34 39 £30,000 +7.14% 6
Leicestershire +37 30 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Nottinghamshire +7 26 £33,500 -4.29% 9
Lincolnshire +10 25 £20,000 -42.86% 3
Derbyshire -16 13 £28,750 -17.86% 8
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (67.91%) Microsoft
3 83 (61.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 78 (58.21%) Active Directory
5 70 (52.24%) Windows Server
6 58 (43.28%) Windows 7
7 56 (41.79%) VMware
8 55 (41.04%) Windows 8
9 51 (38.06%) Hyper-V
10 48 (35.82%) Windows 10
11 41 (30.60%) Office 365
12 40 (29.85%) SQL
12 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
13 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (21.64%) LAN
14 29 (21.64%) WAN
14 29 (21.64%) TCP/IP
15 27 (20.15%) MS Exchange
16 26 (19.40%) DNS
17 21 (15.67%) ITIL
17 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (15.67%) Clustering
18 20 (14.93%) Wireless
18 20 (14.93%) VMware ESXi
18 20 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
19 19 (14.18%) Cisco
19 19 (14.18%) Citrix
20 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (13.43%) Degree

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 27 (20.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
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
9 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (30.60%) Office 365
2 34 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.73%) G Suite
5 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.49%) SaaS
6 2 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.75%) IaaS
7 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.64%) LAN
1 29 (21.64%) TCP/IP
1 29 (21.64%) WAN
2 26 (19.40%) DNS
3 20 (14.93%) Wireless
4 16 (11.94%) SAN
5 15 (11.19%) Firewall
6 14 (10.45%) DHCP
7 10 (7.46%) VLAN
7 10 (7.46%) VPN
8 8 (5.97%) WLAN
9 5 (3.73%) NAS
9 5 (3.73%) NetScaler
9 5 (3.73%) VoIP
10 4 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.24%) Internet
11 3 (2.24%) Network Security
11 3 (2.24%) PPTP
12 2 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) MySQL
2 6 (4.48%) SQLPlus
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.75%) FishEye
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (8.21%) Retail
2 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.24%) Finance
4 2 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (27.61%) Analyst
2 34 (25.37%) IT Support
3 31 (23.13%) Support Engineer
4 27 (20.15%) Support Analyst
5 19 (14.18%) IT Engineer
5 19 (14.18%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (9.70%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (8.96%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.96%) IT Analyst
7 12 (8.96%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.21%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (6.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.72%) Graduate
10 9 (6.72%) Graduate Analyst
10 9 (6.72%) Graduate IT Analyst
10 9 (6.72%) Graduate IT Support
10 9 (6.72%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.49%) LAMP
1 2 (1.49%) LDAP
1 2 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (0.75%) ADSI
2 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.75%) Velocity
2 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.67%) Clustering
2 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.70%) Analytical Mindset
5 11 (8.21%) Driving Licence
6 7 (5.22%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.49%) EPoS
8 2 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) PKI
8 2 (1.49%) Replication
9 1 (0.75%) AS400
9 1 (0.75%) iSeries
9 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (61.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (52.24%) Windows Server
4 58 (43.28%) Windows 7
5 55 (41.04%) Windows 8
6 48 (35.82%) Windows 10
7 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (11.19%) Windows XP
9 10 (7.46%) Linux
10 7 (5.22%) 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%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.49%) Unix
13 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.67%) ITIL
2 20 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (10.45%) Software Testing
3 14 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (9.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 10 (7.46%) Document Management
6 9 (6.72%) Time Management
7 8 (5.97%) Manual Testing
8 7 (5.22%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.22%) SDLC
9 6 (4.48%) Service Management
9 6 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (3.73%) DevOps
10 5 (3.73%) ITIL V2
10 5 (3.73%) Network Management
10 5 (3.73%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.99%) Coaching
11 4 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.85%) SQL
2 13 (9.70%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.96%) T-SQL
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%) Perl
7 2 (1.49%) PHP
7 2 (1.49%) Python
7 2 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 15 (11.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.21%) CCNA
4 11 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.21%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.46%) MCSE
6 9 (6.72%) CCNP
6 9 (6.72%) MCP
6 9 (6.72%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.97%) DBS Check
8 5 (3.73%) A+ Certification
8 5 (3.73%) MCSA
9 2 (1.49%) RHCT
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.75%) MCTS
10 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) GDPR
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (58.21%) Active Directory
2 51 (38.06%) Hyper-V
3 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (14.93%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (5.97%) vSphere
6 7 (5.22%) XenApp
7 4 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.24%) XenServer
9 2 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (4.48%) SCCM
3 4 (2.99%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.24%) SCOM
4 3 (2.24%) WMI
4 3 (2.24%) WSUS
5 2 (1.49%) Ansible
5 2 (1.49%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.49%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.49%) Puppet
5 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.75%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 91 (67.91%) Microsoft
2 56 (41.79%) VMware
3 19 (14.18%) Cisco
3 19 (14.18%) Citrix
4 13 (9.70%) HP
5 11 (8.21%) Apple
6 9 (6.72%) Google
7 7 (5.22%) Oracle
8 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.73%) IBM
9 5 (3.73%) Meraki
9 5 (3.73%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.99%) Juniper
11 3 (2.24%) Dell
11 3 (2.24%) Draytek
11 3 (2.24%) Remedy
11 3 (2.24%) SAP
11 3 (2.24%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.24%) Wyse