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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 45 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.19% 1.89% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.22% 9.84% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £34,250 £29,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.10% -19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,400
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 61 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 26.64% 19.24% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 70 60 53
Median salary £32,030 £27,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.47% -33.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Worcestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Worcester - 6 £34,250 -
Windows Server 2008
West Midlands

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

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
4 11 (64.71%) Citrix
5 10 (58.82%) IIS
5 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (58.82%) vSphere
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) Veeam
5 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
5 10 (58.82%) Driving Licence
6 9 (52.94%) MCSA
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (47.06%) SAP
7 8 (47.06%) MCSE
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (47.06%) MCITP
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
10 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
10 3 (17.65%) High Availability
10 3 (17.65%) DMVPN
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (17.65%) CCNP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 10 (58.82%) IIS
1 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (17.65%) DMVPN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) RFID
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) IT Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Driving Licence
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 2 (11.76%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCSA
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCITP
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
1 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 10 (58.82%) Veeam
4 8 (47.06%) SAP
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
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