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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 70 84 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 133 136 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.74% 3.06% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.14% 14.11% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 123 106 143
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 733 964 1285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.60% 21.71% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 642 773 1051
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +11 80 £36,500 -2.66% 10
Bradford +23 33 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Wakefield +9 12 £31,750 -4.51% 1
Wetherby -4 6 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Huddersfield -5 4 £40,000 +100.00%
Windows Server 2008
Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 247 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (78.14%) Windows Server
3 177 (71.66%) Active Directory
4 168 (68.02%) Microsoft
5 165 (66.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 160 (64.78%) VMware
7 110 (44.53%) MS Exchange
8 101 (40.89%) ITIL
9 93 (37.65%) SAN
10 90 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 88 (35.63%) SQL Server
12 82 (33.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 79 (31.98%) Citrix
14 65 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
15 61 (24.70%) MS Excel
16 59 (23.89%) LAN
16 59 (23.89%) WAN
17 57 (23.08%) Windows 7
18 56 (22.67%) Cisco
19 52 (21.05%) HP
20 49 (19.84%) Firewall
21 48 (19.43%) SQL Server 2008
22 45 (18.22%) SCCM
23 43 (17.41%) SQL
23 43 (17.41%) SQL Server 2012
24 40 (16.19%) Linux
24 40 (16.19%) VPN
25 39 (15.79%) DNS
26 38 (15.38%) PowerShell
27 37 (14.98%) Avaya

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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
1 110 (44.53%) MS Exchange
2 65 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (11.34%) IIS
4 24 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (8.91%) SharePoint
6 18 (7.29%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.83%) CMS
7 7 (2.83%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.83%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 61 (24.70%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.96%) Office 365
2 22 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.24%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (37.65%) SAN
2 59 (23.89%) LAN
2 59 (23.89%) WAN
3 49 (19.84%) Firewall
4 40 (16.19%) VPN
5 39 (15.79%) DNS
6 31 (12.55%) DHCP
7 24 (9.72%) MPLS
8 21 (8.50%) NAS
9 20 (8.10%) Internet
10 19 (7.69%) VoIP
11 16 (6.48%) Asterisk PBX
12 12 (4.86%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (4.86%) TCP/IP
13 9 (3.64%) ISDN
14 8 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (2.83%) IP Telephony
16 3 (1.21%) FTP
16 3 (1.21%) Telnet
16 3 (1.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (35.63%) SQL Server
2 48 (19.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (17.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (8.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.81%) MySQL
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (11.34%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.45%) Finance
3 8 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.43%) Games
5 5 (2.02%) Law
5 5 (2.02%) Legal
5 5 (2.02%) Marketing
6 4 (1.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (19.03%) Analyst
3 45 (18.22%) Support Engineer
4 32 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (11.34%) VMware Engineer
5 28 (11.34%) Windows Engineer
6 26 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 26 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 25 (10.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 25 (10.12%) Exchange Engineer
8 24 (9.72%) Active Directory Engineer
9 22 (8.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (7.69%) IT Support
11 18 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (6.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (6.88%) Technical Engineer
13 15 (6.07%) Active Directory Support
13 15 (6.07%) IT Engineer
14 14 (5.67%) IT Analyst
14 14 (5.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.43%) .NET
2 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.02%) CSS
2 5 (2.02%) HTML
2 5 (2.02%) jQuery
3 4 (1.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.36%) Clustering
1 33 (13.36%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.86%) iPad
3 8 (3.24%) HP Storage
3 8 (3.24%) Replication
4 7 (2.83%) iPhone
5 6 (2.43%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.02%) New Media
6 5 (2.02%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.62%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.62%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.21%) Celerra
8 3 (1.21%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.21%) CMDB
8 3 (1.21%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.21%) Handset
8 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.81%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 247 (100.00%) Windows
2 193 (78.14%) Windows Server
3 165 (66.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (33.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 40 (16.19%) Linux
7 20 (8.10%) Unix
8 16 (6.48%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.67%) Windows XP
10 13 (5.26%) Windows 10
11 10 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (3.64%) Windows Phone
13 8 (3.24%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.21%) Android
14 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.21%) HPUX
15 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (40.89%) ITIL
2 33 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (12.96%) Problem Management
4 27 (10.93%) ITIL V3
5 21 (8.50%) Fault Analysis
5 21 (8.50%) Presales
6 19 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 18 (7.29%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (6.48%) Change Control
8 16 (6.48%) Service Management
9 15 (6.07%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (3.64%) Change Management
11 9 (3.64%) Information Security
11 9 (3.64%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.24%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (3.24%) Supplier Management
12 8 (3.24%) Virtual Environments
13 7 (2.83%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.41%) SQL
2 38 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.48%) C#
4 11 (4.45%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.45%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.43%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.88%) Degree
3 15 (6.07%) MCSE
4 14 (5.67%) MCSA
5 7 (2.83%) MCP
6 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.62%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.21%) CCA
8 3 (1.21%) MCITP
9 2 (0.81%) CCNA
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 177 (71.66%) Active Directory
2 90 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (14.57%) Hyper-V
4 30 (12.15%) vSphere
5 29 (11.74%) XenApp
6 21 (8.50%) XenDesktop
7 16 (6.48%) OpenSIPS
8 13 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (4.05%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.62%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.81%) Firmware
11 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (18.22%) SCCM
2 32 (12.96%) SCOM
3 9 (3.64%) vMotion
4 7 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.02%) Opsview
6 4 (1.62%) OpenView
7 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.21%) PowerCLI
8 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.81%) WSUS
9 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 168 (68.02%) Microsoft
2 160 (64.78%) VMware
3 79 (31.98%) Citrix
4 56 (22.67%) Cisco
5 52 (21.05%) HP
6 37 (14.98%) Avaya
7 32 (12.96%) NetApp
8 22 (8.91%) F5
9 19 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
10 14 (5.67%) CommVault
11 13 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
12 12 (4.86%) Dell
13 11 (4.45%) EMC
14 10 (4.05%) 3PAR
14 10 (4.05%) Civica
14 10 (4.05%) Red Hat
14 10 (4.05%) Riverbed
15 8 (3.24%) Oracle
15 8 (3.24%) Symantec
16 7 (2.83%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, bonus and overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Wetherby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
Posted: 25 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago