Period
to 25 February 2018

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 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 52 76
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.44% 4.34% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.81% 21.29% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 42
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +25.00%
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.14%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 263 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.68% 20.37% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 224 230 314
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -10.96% +8.96%
10th Percentile £20,788 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,550 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +7.04%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -27 14 £20,500 -31.67% 4
Doncaster +3 13 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
6 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
6 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 14 (50.00%) VMware
7 14 (50.00%) Office 365
8 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
9 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (32.14%) IIS
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (32.14%) Clustering
10 9 (32.14%) Windows 8
10 9 (32.14%) vSphere
11 8 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 8 (28.57%) LAN
11 8 (28.57%) WAN
12 7 (25.00%) MCSA
12 7 (25.00%) SAN
12 7 (25.00%) SLA
12 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
13 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 4 (14.29%) Cisco
14 4 (14.29%) HP

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 9 (32.14%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) IBM Domino
5 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) SAN
3 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) 3G
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Support Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Remote Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) HP Storage
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 9 (32.14%) Windows 8
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (10.71%) Change Control
1 3 (10.71%) Network Management
1 3 (10.71%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (7.14%) Case Management
2 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (3.57%) Logistics
3 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) arcserve
4 3 (10.71%) CA
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Lotus
5 2 (7.14%) Veeam
5 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos