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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 25 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 9.63% 6.34% 4.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.94% 20.00% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Median salary £31,000 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.76% +10.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 45 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.96% 31.69% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 64
Median salary £31,750 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,375 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Wakefield

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
4 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
5 15 (65.22%) SCCM
6 14 (60.87%) SAN
7 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (52.17%) HP
8 12 (52.17%) SCOM
9 11 (47.83%) DNS
10 10 (43.48%) DHCP
11 9 (39.13%) SLA
11 9 (39.13%) Cisco
11 9 (39.13%) VMware ESX
11 9 (39.13%) vMotion
11 9 (39.13%) vSphere
12 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
13 7 (30.43%) LAN
13 7 (30.43%) WAN
13 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
13 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
14 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
15 5 (21.74%) Citrix
15 5 (21.74%) MS Office
15 5 (21.74%) MS Excel

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 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) DNS
3 10 (43.48%) DHCP
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
2 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) HP Storage
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Server Building
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) BCP
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Process Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) VMware ESX
2 9 (39.13%) vSphere
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) SCCM
2 12 (52.17%) SCOM
3 9 (39.13%) vMotion
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) HP
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
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