The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 70 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 108 97 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.27% 3.31% 4.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.04% 15.70% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 84 119
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 539 618 828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.30% 21.07% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 416 476 693
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Leeds.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 187 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (78.61%) Active Directory
3 141 (75.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 135 (72.19%) Microsoft
5 132 (70.59%) VMware
6 117 (62.57%) Windows Server
7 90 (48.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 87 (46.52%) MS Exchange
9 74 (39.57%) SAN
10 68 (36.36%) Citrix
11 64 (34.22%) Linux
12 61 (32.62%) ITIL
13 59 (31.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 54 (28.88%) Exchange Server 2010
15 53 (28.34%) VPN
16 47 (25.13%) SQL Server
17 45 (24.06%) Cisco
18 43 (22.99%) Data Centre
19 40 (21.39%) HP
20 39 (20.86%) Windows 7
21 38 (20.32%) Unix
21 38 (20.32%) Firewall
22 37 (19.79%) SQL Server 2008
23 36 (19.25%) XenApp
24 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Office
24 35 (18.72%) NetApp
25 31 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
25 31 (16.58%) Avaya
25 31 (16.58%) DNS
26 29 (15.51%) Clustering

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 87 (46.52%) MS Exchange
2 54 (28.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (12.30%) IIS
5 21 (11.23%) SharePoint
6 16 (8.56%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.74%) Apache
8 4 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.60%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.49%) Office 365
3 12 (6.42%) Mimecast
4 6 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.07%) IaaS
5 2 (1.07%) PaaS
5 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (39.57%) SAN
2 53 (28.34%) VPN
3 38 (20.32%) Firewall
4 31 (16.58%) DNS
5 24 (12.83%) DHCP
5 24 (12.83%) LAN
5 24 (12.83%) WAN
6 18 (9.63%) TCP/IP
7 17 (9.09%) NAS
7 17 (9.09%) VoIP
8 16 (8.56%) Remote Desktop
9 13 (6.95%) IP Telephony
10 12 (6.42%) MPLS
11 11 (5.88%) Internet
12 9 (4.81%) VLAN
13 7 (3.74%) 3G
13 7 (3.74%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (3.21%) ADSL
14 6 (3.21%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 37 (19.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.67%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (3.21%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.67%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.14%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (7.49%) Finance
1 14 (7.49%) Law
2 11 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.74%) Games
4 2 (1.07%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (29.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (28.34%) Support Engineer
3 40 (21.39%) Windows Engineer
4 35 (18.72%) Analyst
5 34 (18.18%) IT Support
6 27 (14.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (12.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (12.83%) Support Analyst
8 22 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 21 (11.23%) IT Engineer
9 21 (11.23%) Senior Support Engineer
10 20 (10.70%) IT Support Engineer
11 19 (10.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 19 (10.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (10.16%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 19 (10.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (10.16%) Windows Support Engineer
12 17 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
12 17 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.99%) Data Centre
2 29 (15.51%) Clustering
3 11 (5.88%) iPad
3 11 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.28%) iPhone
5 7 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.74%) CMDB
5 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.74%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.21%) IVR
7 4 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.14%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) Replication
9 2 (1.07%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.07%) Celerra
9 2 (1.07%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 187 (100.00%) Windows
2 141 (75.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 117 (62.57%) Windows Server
4 64 (34.22%) Linux
5 59 (31.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (20.86%) Windows 7
7 38 (20.32%) Unix
8 24 (12.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (6.95%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.74%) Android
10 7 (3.74%) CentOS
11 5 (2.67%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.14%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.60%) HPUX
13 3 (1.60%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.53%) Debian
15 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.62%) ITIL
2 25 (13.37%) High Availability
3 24 (12.83%) Service Delivery
4 21 (11.23%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (10.70%) Load Balancing
6 19 (10.16%) Change Control
7 18 (9.63%) Presales
8 16 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (8.56%) Service Management
9 15 (8.02%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (8.02%) Server Virtualisation
10 13 (6.95%) Change Management
11 12 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (5.88%) ITIL V3
13 10 (5.35%) Business Continuity
13 10 (5.35%) Patch Management
13 10 (5.35%) Time Management
14 8 (4.28%) DevOps
14 8 (4.28%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.28%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.97%) PowerShell
2 17 (9.09%) SQL
3 16 (8.56%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.02%) Perl
5 10 (5.35%) C#
6 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) Python
7 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (16.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (14.97%) MCSA
3 13 (6.95%) MCSE
4 8 (4.28%) Degree
5 4 (2.14%) MCP
6 3 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.07%) CCNA
7 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.07%) MCITP
7 2 (1.07%) MCTS
8 1 (0.53%) CCENT
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 147 (78.61%) Active Directory
2 90 (48.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (19.25%) XenApp
4 26 (13.90%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (12.30%) vSphere
6 17 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 13 (6.95%) Hyper-V
7 13 (6.95%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (4.28%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.14%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (10.16%) SCCM
2 11 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (4.28%) Opsview
3 8 (4.28%) WSUS
4 7 (3.74%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.21%) Puppet
6 5 (2.67%) SCOM
7 4 (2.14%) OpenView
7 4 (2.14%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.60%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 135 (72.19%) Microsoft
2 132 (70.59%) VMware
3 68 (36.36%) Citrix
4 45 (24.06%) Cisco
5 40 (21.39%) HP
6 35 (18.72%) NetApp
7 31 (16.58%) Avaya
8 23 (12.30%) Dell Compellent
9 19 (10.16%) CommVault
10 18 (9.63%) Red Hat
11 14 (7.49%) Sophos
12 12 (6.42%) Symantec
13 11 (5.88%) Civica
13 11 (5.88%) F5
13 11 (5.88%) Riverbed
14 10 (5.35%) Dell
14 10 (5.35%) Nimble Storage
15 8 (4.28%) CheckPoint
15 8 (4.28%) Kaspersky
15 8 (4.28%) McAfee
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