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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 11.90% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 62.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Median salary - £38,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +1.44%  

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 7 24 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 10.61% 19.05% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 4
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 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 28 April 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%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft