The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 35 48
Rank change year-on-year -35 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.24% 5.74% 4.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 21.11% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 34
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £26,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £43,500
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 132 180 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 18.23% 27.19% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 107 145 204
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield -29 6 £38,250 +30.76%
Doncaster -11 3 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
5 15 (48.39%) SAN
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) LAN
6 14 (45.16%) WAN
7 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
7 13 (41.94%) Firewall
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
8 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
9 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (35.48%) Change Control
9 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco
10 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
10 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (29.03%) HP Storage
11 9 (29.03%) Network Management
11 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (29.03%) Network Optimisation
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) Wireless
11 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (29.03%) CA

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (19.35%) IIS
6 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
7 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) SAN
2 14 (45.16%) LAN
2 14 (45.16%) WAN
3 13 (41.94%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) Wireless
5 7 (22.58%) DHCP
5 7 (22.58%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) IT Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) HP Storage
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Change Control
3 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (29.03%) Network Management
3 9 (29.03%) Network Optimisation
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) arcserve
4 9 (29.03%) CA
4 9 (29.03%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) JDA
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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