Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 71 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.62% 1.47% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.88% 6.63% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 33
Sheffield median annual salary £29,900 £19,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.39% -28.18% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,750 £18,500 £19,350
90th Percentile £30,250 £28,400 £43,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,900 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -14.57% +27.27% -20.86%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 189 181 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 23.57% 22.18% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 161 165
Sheffield median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,875 £21,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £55,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £31,750
% change year-on-year -9.09% +29.92% -9.29%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) SLA
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) High Availability
5 8 (61.54%) Office 365
5 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
5 8 (61.54%) SCCM
5 8 (61.54%) SCOM
5 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
5 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 8 (61.54%) Citrix
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 8 (61.54%) CommVault
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (61.54%) MCSE
5 8 (61.54%) MCSA
6 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
8 4 (30.77%) VB

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (61.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) High Availability
2 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Proactive Management
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSA
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) SLA
2 4 (30.77%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
1 8 (61.54%) SCOM
1 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) CommVault