Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 -44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.16% 1.66% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.87% 10.19% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 20
Leicestershire median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% - -10.26%
East Midlands median annual salary £25,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -21.54% +18.18% -15.38%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 243 206 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 24.65% 16.30% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 234 175 303
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,125 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Leicester +9 16 £31,000 -11.43% 2
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 30 (73.17%) Windows Server
3 25 (60.98%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 10
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
4 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 23 (56.10%) Manual Testing
4 23 (56.10%) Windows 8
5 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
7 13 (31.71%) WAN
7 13 (31.71%) LAN
8 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
8 12 (29.27%) Wireless
9 9 (21.95%) VMware
9 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
10 8 (19.51%) DNS
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (17.07%) CCNP
11 7 (17.07%) CCNA
11 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
11 7 (17.07%) Clustering
11 7 (17.07%) Retail
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (14.63%) vSphere
12 6 (14.63%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (14.63%) SAN
12 6 (14.63%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) LAN
1 13 (31.71%) WAN
2 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 12 (29.27%) Wireless
3 8 (19.51%) DNS
4 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 6 (14.63%) VPN
5 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
6 3 (7.32%) WLAN
7 2 (4.88%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) NAS
8 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 25 (60.98%) Support Analyst
3 24 (58.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 23 (56.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Analyst
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Support Analyst
5 13 (31.71%) IT Support
6 7 (17.07%) IT Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) IT Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Specialist
8 3 (7.32%) Server Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Administrator
10 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.44%) Network Support Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Windows Server
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 10
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
4 23 (56.10%) Windows 8
5 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Manual Testing
2 6 (14.63%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.44%) ERP
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCNA
1 7 (17.07%) CCNP
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) MCSA
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Juniper
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Sophos
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix