The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 64 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 147 158 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.15% 4.00% 3.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.94% 17.97% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 111 134 146
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +9.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 776 879 1163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.90% 22.28% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 612 716 969
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 108 £37,000 -1.33% 7
Bradford -18 18 £39,500 -2.46% 7
Pontefract - 9 £28,500 - 1
Wakefield +4 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Huddersfield +10 2 £32,000 +60.00%
Mirfield 0 1 £24,000 -7.69%
Wetherby - 1 £30,000 -
Dewsbury - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 222 (79.00%) Active Directory
3 213 (75.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 199 (70.82%) VMware
5 196 (69.75%) Windows Server
6 190 (67.62%) Microsoft
7 140 (49.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 122 (43.42%) MS Exchange
9 118 (41.99%) ITIL
10 97 (34.52%) SAN
11 92 (32.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 84 (29.89%) Citrix
13 77 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
14 75 (26.69%) Cisco
15 71 (25.27%) SQL Server
15 71 (25.27%) Firewall
16 69 (24.56%) Linux
17 65 (23.13%) HP
17 65 (23.13%) DNS
18 59 (21.00%) Windows 7
19 56 (19.93%) VPN
20 53 (18.86%) DHCP
21 46 (16.37%) Microsoft Office
21 46 (16.37%) Data Centre
22 45 (16.01%) WAN
22 45 (16.01%) LAN
22 45 (16.01%) SCCM
23 42 (14.95%) PowerShell
24 39 (13.88%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (13.88%) VMware ESXi

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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
1 122 (43.42%) MS Exchange
2 77 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (10.32%) SharePoint
4 27 (9.61%) IIS
5 26 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.69%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.49%) Apache
10 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.07%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.71%) CMS
12 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (16.37%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.81%) Office 365
2 27 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.27%) Mimecast
5 6 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.71%) IaaS
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.71%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 97 (34.52%) SAN
2 71 (25.27%) Firewall
3 65 (23.13%) DNS
4 56 (19.93%) VPN
5 53 (18.86%) DHCP
6 45 (16.01%) LAN
6 45 (16.01%) WAN
7 38 (13.52%) VoIP
8 22 (7.83%) Internet
8 22 (7.83%) MPLS
9 21 (7.47%) VLAN
10 20 (7.12%) TCP/IP
11 19 (6.76%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (6.05%) NAS
13 13 (4.63%) IP Telephony
14 12 (4.27%) Asterisk PBX
15 11 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (2.49%) 3G
16 7 (2.49%) iSCSI
16 7 (2.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.78%) Couchbase
8 4 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.14%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.78%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.42%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (7.47%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.41%) Finance
3 14 (4.98%) Law
4 13 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.49%) Games
6 2 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (25.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (24.20%) Support Engineer
3 58 (20.64%) IT Support
4 57 (20.28%) Windows Engineer
5 52 (18.51%) Analyst
6 38 (13.52%) IT Engineer
7 34 (12.10%) Senior Support Engineer
8 33 (11.74%) IT Support Engineer
8 33 (11.74%) Support Analyst
9 31 (11.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 30 (10.68%) Senior IT Engineer
10 30 (10.68%) Senior IT Support
11 28 (9.96%) 2nd Line Support
12 27 (9.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 27 (9.61%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 26 (9.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (8.54%) VMware Engineer
15 23 (8.19%) IT Analyst
15 23 (8.19%) Windows Support Engineer
16 22 (7.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.78%) .NET
2 4 (1.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.37%) Data Centre
2 31 (11.03%) Clustering
3 19 (6.76%) Replication
4 12 (4.27%) iPad
5 11 (3.91%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.85%) iPhone
8 7 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.49%) CMDB
8 7 (2.49%) Smartphone
9 6 (2.14%) IVR
10 5 (1.78%) HP Storage
11 4 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.07%) Handset
13 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.71%) Celerra
13 2 (0.71%) CLARiiON
13 2 (0.71%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 281 (100.00%) Windows
2 213 (75.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 196 (69.75%) Windows Server
4 92 (32.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (24.56%) Linux
6 59 (21.00%) Windows 7
7 39 (13.88%) Unix
8 31 (11.03%) Windows 10
8 31 (11.03%) Windows XP
9 26 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (8.19%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.56%) Android
12 7 (2.49%) CentOS
12 7 (2.49%) HPUX
12 7 (2.49%) Windows Phone
13 6 (2.14%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.36%) Debian
16 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (41.99%) ITIL
2 31 (11.03%) ITIL V3
3 28 (9.96%) Problem Management
4 25 (8.90%) High Availability
4 25 (8.90%) Load Balancing
4 25 (8.90%) Service Delivery
5 24 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (8.19%) Service Management
7 22 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (7.47%) Fault Analysis
8 21 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (7.12%) Change Control
10 18 (6.41%) Presales
11 17 (6.05%) Change Management
11 17 (6.05%) Kalman Filter
11 17 (6.05%) Server Virtualisation
12 15 (5.34%) ERP
12 15 (5.34%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (4.63%) Project Management
14 12 (4.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.95%) PowerShell
2 31 (11.03%) SQL
3 16 (5.69%) Bash Shell
4 15 (5.34%) Perl
5 10 (3.56%) C#
6 5 (1.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.07%) C
8 1 (0.36%) Python
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.68%) MCSA
3 19 (6.76%) MCSE
4 13 (4.63%) Degree
5 7 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.14%) CCNA
6 6 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.42%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.71%) MCITP
8 2 (0.71%) MCTS
9 1 (0.36%) CCENT
9 1 (0.36%) CCNP
9 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.76%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 222 (79.00%) Active Directory
2 140 (49.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (13.88%) VMware ESXi
4 38 (13.52%) vSphere
5 36 (12.81%) XenApp
6 28 (9.96%) Hyper-V
7 21 (7.47%) XenDesktop
8 15 (5.34%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (4.27%) OpenSIPS
10 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (2.85%) Terminal Server
11 8 (2.85%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.36%) Firmware
12 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (16.01%) SCCM
2 26 (9.25%) SCOM
3 13 (4.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.85%) OpenView
4 8 (2.85%) Opsview
4 8 (2.85%) WSUS
5 7 (2.49%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.14%) Puppet
7 4 (1.42%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.07%) Nagios
8 3 (1.07%) PowerCLI
8 3 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.71%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.71%) vMotion
10 1 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 199 (70.82%) VMware
2 190 (67.62%) Microsoft
3 84 (29.89%) Citrix
4 75 (26.69%) Cisco
5 65 (23.13%) HP
6 39 (13.88%) Avaya
7 35 (12.46%) NetApp
8 23 (8.19%) Dell Compellent
9 20 (7.12%) Red Hat
10 19 (6.76%) CommVault
10 19 (6.76%) F5
11 17 (6.05%) Dell
12 15 (5.34%) Riverbed
13 14 (4.98%) Sophos
13 14 (4.98%) Symantec
14 13 (4.63%) Veeam
15 11 (3.91%) Civica
16 10 (3.56%) 3PAR
16 10 (3.56%) Apple
16 10 (3.56%) Nimble Storage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gm
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 15 days ago