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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 49 52 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.06% 3.18% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.44% 15.04% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 20
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,950
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £34,400 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 72 133 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 15.75% 21.14% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 126 131
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 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

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Sheffield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Sheffield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
4 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (51.43%) VMware
8 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
10 12 (34.29%) MS Office
10 12 (34.29%) ITIL
11 11 (31.43%) IIS
11 11 (31.43%) MCSE
11 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
12 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 10 (28.57%) SLA
13 9 (25.71%) DHCP
13 9 (25.71%) DNS
13 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
13 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
13 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
15 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
15 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
16 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
16 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
16 6 (17.14%) LAN
16 6 (17.14%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) IIS
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
6 4 (11.43%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (8.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DHCP
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) LAN
2 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) Internet
4 4 (11.43%) NAS
4 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.57%) Electronics
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) IT Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Wintel Support
5 5 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Home Automation
3 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Android
9 2 (5.71%) Unix
10 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) Fault Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) High Availability
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (31.43%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.71%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Genesys
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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