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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 62 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.54% 1.05% 5.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.58% 3.50% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 38
Median salary £31,000 £21,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.61% -50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,500 £42,650
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 104 200 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 14.57% 29.94% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 165 146
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -13 4 £29,250 +39.28% 1
Loughborough - 3 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (61.11%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
8 7 (38.89%) SCCM
8 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
10 5 (27.78%) Linux
10 5 (27.78%) HP
10 5 (27.78%) NetApp
11 4 (22.22%) EMC
11 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 4 (22.22%) MS Office
11 4 (22.22%) SAN
11 4 (22.22%) Retail
11 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
12 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
12 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
12 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 3 (16.67%) Change Management

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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Escalation Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) NetApp
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) Altiris
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Orchard
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam
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