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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 91 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 80 89 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.09% 2.69% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.81% 12.84% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 73 63 87
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 506 693 917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.54% 20.96% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 434 540 742
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Leeds

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (75.16%) Microsoft
3 112 (73.20%) Active Directory
3 112 (73.20%) Windows Server
4 102 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 91 (59.48%) VMware
6 72 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 66 (43.14%) SQL Server
8 61 (39.87%) SAN
9 53 (34.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (34.64%) Citrix
10 52 (33.99%) MS Excel
11 49 (32.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 45 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 44 (28.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (26.80%) ITIL
15 36 (23.53%) VPN
16 34 (22.22%) Windows 7
17 32 (20.92%) Linux
18 31 (20.26%) Cisco
18 31 (20.26%) Clustering
19 30 (19.61%) NetApp
19 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
20 29 (18.95%) XenApp
21 28 (18.30%) SQL Server 2012
21 28 (18.30%) Avaya
21 28 (18.30%) Firewall
22 26 (16.99%) LAN
22 26 (16.99%) WAN
22 26 (16.99%) Data Centre

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 72 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 44 (28.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (16.34%) IIS
4 22 (14.38%) SharePoint
5 20 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (11.76%) Skype for Business
8 7 (4.58%) Tomcat
8 7 (4.58%) Umbraco
9 5 (3.27%) CMS
10 4 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.65%) Apache
11 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (33.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.84%) Office 365
3 7 (4.58%) Mimecast
4 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (39.87%) SAN
2 36 (23.53%) VPN
3 28 (18.30%) Firewall
4 26 (16.99%) LAN
4 26 (16.99%) WAN
5 21 (13.73%) NAS
6 19 (12.42%) Internet
7 18 (11.76%) DNS
8 16 (10.46%) VoIP
9 13 (8.50%) DHCP
9 13 (8.50%) MPLS
10 11 (7.19%) TCP/IP
11 9 (5.88%) ISDN
12 8 (5.23%) Asterisk PBX
13 7 (4.58%) IP Telephony
14 6 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (1.96%) DMZ
16 2 (1.31%) ADSL
16 2 (1.31%) Skype
16 2 (1.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 45 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (18.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.88%) Finance
3 6 (3.92%) Games
4 5 (3.27%) Law
4 5 (3.27%) Legal
4 5 (3.27%) Marketing
5 4 (2.61%) Advertising
5 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 42 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (19.61%) Analyst
4 28 (18.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (15.69%) Active Directory Engineer
5 24 (15.69%) Exchange Engineer
6 22 (14.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 22 (14.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 21 (13.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 19 (12.42%) Support Analyst
9 18 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (10.46%) Technical Engineer
11 15 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (9.15%) Windows Support Engineer
13 13 (8.50%) Citrix Engineer
13 13 (8.50%) VMware Engineer
14 12 (7.84%) Citrix Server Engineer
14 12 (7.84%) Exchange Support
14 12 (7.84%) SAN Engineer
14 12 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.92%) .NET
2 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.27%) CSS
2 5 (3.27%) HTML
2 5 (3.27%) jQuery
3 2 (1.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.26%) Clustering
2 26 (16.99%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.19%) iPad
4 7 (4.58%) iPhone
5 6 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.27%) New Media
6 5 (3.27%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.27%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) CMDB
7 4 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.96%) Celerra
8 3 (1.96%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.65%) IVR
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 112 (73.20%) Windows Server
3 102 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (34.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 32 (20.92%) Linux
7 20 (13.07%) Unix
8 13 (8.50%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (5.23%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.27%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.96%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.65%) CentOS
13 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.80%) ITIL
2 22 (14.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (13.73%) Presales
4 18 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 16 (10.46%) Load Balancing
7 15 (9.80%) Change Control
8 11 (7.19%) Server Virtualisation
8 11 (7.19%) Service Management
9 9 (5.88%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.58%) Application Packaging
11 7 (4.58%) Business Continuity
11 7 (4.58%) Change Management
11 7 (4.58%) Fault Analysis
11 7 (4.58%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (4.58%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.58%) Software Testing
12 6 (3.92%) High Availability
13 5 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.03%) SQL
2 19 (12.42%) PowerShell
3 16 (10.46%) C#
4 11 (7.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.19%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.58%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.92%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 12 (7.84%) MCSA
2 12 (7.84%) MCSE
3 7 (4.58%) MCP
4 4 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.96%) CCA
5 3 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) SLA
2 6 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (73.20%) Active Directory
2 49 (32.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (18.95%) XenApp
4 21 (13.73%) Hyper-V
5 18 (11.76%) vSphere
6 13 (8.50%) XenDesktop
7 9 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (5.23%) OpenSIPS
9 2 (1.31%) Firmware
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (10.46%) SCCM
2 8 (5.23%) SCOM
3 5 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.27%) Opsview
4 3 (1.96%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.31%) WSUS
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 115 (75.16%) Microsoft
2 91 (59.48%) VMware
3 53 (34.64%) Citrix
4 31 (20.26%) Cisco
5 30 (19.61%) NetApp
6 28 (18.30%) Avaya
7 19 (12.42%) Dell Compellent
8 18 (11.76%) HP
9 14 (9.15%) CommVault
9 14 (9.15%) F5
10 13 (8.50%) Nimble Storage
11 10 (6.54%) Civica
12 8 (5.23%) Dell
13 7 (4.58%) Oracle
13 7 (4.58%) Red Hat
13 7 (4.58%) Sitecore
14 6 (3.92%) Riverbed
15 5 (3.27%) CheckPoint
15 5 (3.27%) Kaspersky
15 5 (3.27%) Symantec
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