Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 76 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.72% 1.91% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.44% 8.04% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 21
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £38,050 £34,800 £53,250
West Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £33,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year -5.97% +3.88% +1.57%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 215 224 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 23.09% 23.75% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 180 202 258
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,500 £34,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.90% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,500 £52,725
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Staffordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Lichfield - 8 £33,500 -
Stafford +17 3 - -
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £57,500 +94.92%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 1 £25,000 -16.67%
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (68.75%) IIS
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (50.00%) HP
7 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (43.75%) Office 365
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (25.00%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 3 (18.75%) Unix
11 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
11 3 (18.75%) Firewall
11 3 (18.75%) BT
11 3 (18.75%) Clustering
11 3 (18.75%) VPN
11 3 (18.75%) DNS
11 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
11 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 11 (68.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) SSH
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Security Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Fintech
3 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) CentOS
6 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Expense Management
2 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) Squid
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 3 (18.75%) BT
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Genesys
5 1 (6.25%) Ivanti
5 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam