Period
to 19 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.18% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.97% 6.67% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £25,250 £32,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.09% +9.40% -2.50%
10th Percentile £20,000 £25,500 £19,875
90th Percentile £40,625 £35,250 £42,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -7.69%

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 117 195 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.22% 16.78% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 105 169 264
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £23,784 £18,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%

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 December 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 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 9 £25,000 -21.88% 2
Stafford +27 4 £32,088 - 1
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Office 365
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) Apple
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) IIS
9 2 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (14.29%) SAN
9 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) VPN
9 2 (14.29%) Citrix
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall

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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
4 1 (7.14%) SSH
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Squid
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
5 1 (7.14%) Sage