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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 50 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.30% 3.49% 4.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 14.91% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 26
Median salary £31,535 £36,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.40% +3.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,307 £42,750 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 90 161 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 17.24% 23.40% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 82 139 114
Median salary £30,000 £38,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.07% +14.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -5 5 £35,571 -1.19% 1
Loughborough - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
8 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) SCCM
10 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (18.18%) IaaS
12 4 (18.18%) Analytics
12 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (18.18%) PaaS
12 4 (18.18%) Migration
12 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
12 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 4 (18.18%) Kaspersky
12 4 (18.18%) HP
12 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix

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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior SCCM Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Operations Management
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Logistics
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
2 4 (18.18%) WSUS
3 3 (13.64%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Kaspersky
3 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) Altiris
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
Leicester, Leicestershire
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