Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 45 52
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.79% 2.79% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 14.29% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +53.85% -35.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,550 £20,350
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £34,150
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.77% -5.00% +11.11%

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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 20.61% 19.54% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 106 66 77
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +10.77%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,625 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,375 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% +4.29%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Solihull

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Solihull over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) SCCM
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) DNA
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (30.00%) WSUS
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (30.00%) Meraki
7 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (10.00%) SUSE
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) DNA
3 2 (20.00%) Server Management
4 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) WSUS
3 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Meraki
3 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Ivanti