Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 77 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.31% 2.86% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.89% 15.69% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 34
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £20,300 £22,750 £21,625
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,000 £40,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £34,053 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.65% -9.19% +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 225 255 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.89% 18.24% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 187 217 302
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.90%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -3 16 £26,000 -20.00% 2
Doncaster 0 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Rotherham - 2 £29,344 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 29 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
3 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
5 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
6 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
6 12 (41.38%) Office 365
7 11 (37.93%) Firewall
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (34.48%) Windows 8
8 10 (34.48%) Windows 10
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (31.03%) LAN
9 9 (31.03%) WAN
10 8 (27.59%) DHCP
10 8 (27.59%) DNS
10 8 (27.59%) IIS
11 6 (20.69%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (20.69%) MobileIron
11 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (20.69%) Veeam
11 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
11 6 (20.69%) Kaspersky

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 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 9 (31.03%) LAN
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 9 (31.03%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 8 (27.59%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (10.34%) Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Support Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) IT Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) IT Support
2 11 (37.93%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior IT Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Remote Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
3 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
4 10 (34.48%) Windows 10
4 10 (34.48%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Logistics
1 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (10.34%) Change Control
2 3 (10.34%) Network Management
2 3 (10.34%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (6.90%) Email Filtering
3 2 (6.90%) High Availability
3 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSA
3 4 (13.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
1 6 (20.69%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (20.69%) Nagios
1 6 (20.69%) WSUS
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Kaspersky
3 6 (20.69%) MobileIron
3 6 (20.69%) Veeam
4 3 (10.34%) arcserve
4 3 (10.34%) CA
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) CommVault
5 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard