Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 90 65
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.82% 1.93% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.21% 9.15% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 42
Leicestershire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +16.07% -31.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £36,375 £39,750 £39,750
East Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +16.07% -20.00%

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 183 306 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.87% 21.09% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 161 246 229
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £20,800
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £50,250
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +33 14 £27,500 -23.61%
Loughborough +18 1 £25,000 -5.66% 2
Hinckley - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) LAN
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
6 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (34.62%) Clustering
6 9 (34.62%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (34.62%) Wireless
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) C#
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) DNS

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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Support Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) IT Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) IT Support
4 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Support
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
1 9 (34.62%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) MVVM
3 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) MCTS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP