Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 84 50
Rank change year-on-year +34 -34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.98% 0.74% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.35% 3.41% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 30
Leicester median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £26,050 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £38,500 £38,750 £36,525
Leicestershire median annual salary £27,500 £33,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +20.54% -32.53%

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 Leicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 98 176 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 17.19% 21.70% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 97 149 154
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +9.42% -14.19%
10th Percentile £23,450 £22,648 £21,325
90th Percentile £43,000 £50,000 £53,375
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,750 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.34% +10.00% -6.67%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Leicester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Leicester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Leicester over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (70.59%) Wireless
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 9 (52.94%) Clustering
4 9 (52.94%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (23.53%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (17.65%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) IT Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) IT Support
3 7 (41.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Support
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Network Specialist
6 3 (17.65%) Server Specialist
6 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper