Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.07% 7.17% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 26.67% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 3
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +54.55% +44.74%
10th Percentile £29,325 £35,625 £22,050
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £32,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +8.15%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 31.71% 26.88% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 74 70 75
Wakefield median annual salary £32,500 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +18.18%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,325 £18,700
90th Percentile £48,375 £45,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (60.00%) vSphere
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) VoIP
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco
6 5 (50.00%) Project Management
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
7 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (40.00%) SAN
7 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (30.00%) DNS
8 3 (30.00%) DHCP
8 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (30.00%) Degree
8 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (20.00%) Replication
9 2 (20.00%) ITSM
9 2 (20.00%) Clustering
9 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (20.00%) Veeam

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Progress
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard