Period
to 26 July 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 1.85% 9.05% 7.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 54.55% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 11
Walsall median annual salary £27,250 £31,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% -
10th Percentile £26,325 £22,750 £22,625
90th Percentile £28,575 £47,500 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -7.14%

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 Walsall with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19 33 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 17.59% 16.58% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 11
Walsall median annual salary £36,500 £31,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.74% +12.73% -10.57%
10th Percentile £26,650 £21,275 £22,625
90th Percentile £45,500 £47,500 £38,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,661
% change year-on-year +2.86% -1.85% +1.89%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Walsall

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware