Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 77 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 155 184 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.17% 3.42% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.96% 16.59% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 138 167 207
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £23,925 £22,500 £23,050
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,250 £45,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% +7.46%

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 971 1109 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.86% 20.59% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 831 942 1386
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,255 £24,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (85.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 118 (76.13%) Active Directory
4 116 (74.84%) Microsoft
5 114 (73.55%) Windows Server
6 107 (69.03%) VMware
7 87 (56.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 84 (54.19%) MS Exchange
9 58 (37.42%) Citrix
10 56 (36.13%) SAN
10 56 (36.13%) ITIL
11 49 (31.61%) WAN
12 47 (30.32%) LAN
13 43 (27.74%) Windows 7
14 42 (27.10%) SQL
15 41 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
17 34 (21.94%) NetApp
17 34 (21.94%) Firewall
18 31 (20.00%) Cisco
19 30 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
19 30 (19.35%) Linux
20 29 (18.71%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (18.71%) XenApp
21 28 (18.06%) VPN
22 26 (16.77%) HP
22 26 (16.77%) Service Delivery
22 26 (16.77%) Office 365
23 25 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
24 24 (15.48%) XenDesktop

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 84 (54.19%) MS Exchange
2 41 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (9.68%) IIS
5 14 (9.03%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.45%) IBM Domino
6 10 (6.45%) IBM Notes
6 10 (6.45%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.29%) Apache
8 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.77%) Office 365
2 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (36.13%) SAN
2 49 (31.61%) WAN
3 47 (30.32%) LAN
4 34 (21.94%) Firewall
5 28 (18.06%) VPN
6 21 (13.55%) TCP/IP
7 20 (12.90%) DNS
8 18 (11.61%) MPLS
9 17 (10.97%) DHCP
10 13 (8.39%) VoIP
11 8 (5.16%) Asterisk PBX
11 8 (5.16%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.87%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.87%) NAS
13 5 (3.23%) 3G
13 5 (3.23%) Internet
13 5 (3.23%) VLAN
13 5 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (1.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.65%) MSI
1 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.10%) Billing
1 11 (7.10%) Military
2 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.58%) Advertising
4 3 (1.94%) Games
4 3 (1.94%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Finance
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (22.58%) IT Support
3 31 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 30 (19.35%) Support Engineer
5 29 (18.71%) Analyst
6 22 (14.19%) IT Engineer
6 22 (14.19%) Support Analyst
7 21 (13.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (12.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (11.61%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (10.32%) Senior IT Engineer
10 16 (10.32%) Senior IT Support
10 16 (10.32%) Senior Support Engineer
11 14 (9.03%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (8.39%) Team Leader
13 12 (7.74%) IT Analyst
13 12 (7.74%) IT Support Analyst
14 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 10 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
14 10 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.03%) Replication
3 11 (7.10%) Clustering
3 11 (7.10%) Fat Client
3 11 (7.10%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.29%) CMDB
7 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 155 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (85.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 114 (73.55%) Windows Server
4 43 (27.74%) Windows 7
5 30 (19.35%) Linux
6 29 (18.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (14.19%) Unix
8 13 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.81%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.52%) Windows 10
11 5 (3.23%) Android
11 5 (3.23%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.29%) CentOS
13 2 (1.29%) HPUX
13 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.13%) ITIL
2 26 (16.77%) Service Delivery
3 19 (12.26%) Presales
4 13 (8.39%) Configuration Management
4 13 (8.39%) High Availability
4 13 (8.39%) Time Management
5 12 (7.74%) ITIL V3
6 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.45%) People Management
7 8 (5.16%) Information Security
7 8 (5.16%) Patch Management
7 8 (5.16%) Service Management
7 8 (5.16%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (4.52%) Change Control
8 7 (4.52%) Change Management
8 7 (4.52%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.23%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.10%) SQL
2 15 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.81%) Bash Shell
3 9 (5.81%) Perl
4 4 (2.58%) C#
4 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.32%) MCSA
2 16 (10.32%) MCSE
3 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.10%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.16%) MCITP
5 7 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.87%) MCP
7 5 (3.23%) Degree
8 3 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.94%) MCTS
9 2 (1.29%) CCNA
9 2 (1.29%) MCDST
9 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.65%) CCENT
10 1 (0.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (76.13%) Active Directory
2 87 (56.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (18.71%) XenApp
4 24 (15.48%) XenDesktop
5 20 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (10.97%) vSphere
7 11 (7.10%) Hyper-V
7 11 (7.10%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (5.16%) OpenSIPS
8 8 (5.16%) Terminal Services
9 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (10.97%) SCCM
2 15 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (3.87%) WSUS
4 5 (3.23%) SCOM
5 4 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.29%) Opsview
6 2 (1.29%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (1.29%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.29%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.65%) Nessus
7 1 (0.65%) OpenView
7 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 116 (74.84%) Microsoft
2 107 (69.03%) VMware
3 58 (37.42%) Citrix
4 34 (21.94%) NetApp
5 31 (20.00%) Cisco
6 26 (16.77%) HP
7 18 (11.61%) Symantec
8 13 (8.39%) Veeam
9 12 (7.74%) Avaya
10 11 (7.10%) CommVault
10 11 (7.10%) F5
10 11 (7.10%) Sophos
10 11 (7.10%) Xerox
11 10 (6.45%) Dell Compellent
11 10 (6.45%) Lotus
11 10 (6.45%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.52%) Kaspersky
13 6 (3.87%) Apple
14 5 (3.23%) Dell
14 5 (3.23%) McAfee