Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 107 81
Rank change year-on-year -35 -26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 157 251 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.08% 2.42% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.75% 13.05% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 241 334
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.86% +13.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,575 £24,500 £21,325
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% - -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,611 1,923 2,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.30% 18.53% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,694 1,847
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% -5.19%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -10 112 £30,000 -18.92% 5
South Yorkshire -13 21 £32,250 -7.86%
North Yorkshire -39 11 £55,000 +44.74% 1
East Yorkshire +18 9 £47,500 +72.73%
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (80.89%) Active Directory
3 112 (71.34%) Windows Server
4 105 (66.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (66.88%) Microsoft
5 74 (47.13%) VMware
6 65 (41.40%) MS Exchange
7 61 (38.85%) Office 365
8 59 (37.58%) Windows 10
9 55 (35.03%) Windows 7
10 54 (34.39%) SQL Server
10 54 (34.39%) Firewall
11 53 (33.76%) Hyper-V
12 49 (31.21%) DNS
13 48 (30.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (27.39%) Microsoft Azure
15 41 (26.11%) WAN
16 40 (25.48%) LAN
16 40 (25.48%) DHCP
17 37 (23.57%) ITIL
17 37 (23.57%) SAN
18 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Office
19 35 (22.29%) SQL
19 35 (22.29%) Citrix
20 34 (21.66%) Veeam
21 33 (21.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 31 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
23 30 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
23 30 (19.11%) SharePoint
24 29 (18.47%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 65 (41.40%) MS Exchange
2 31 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (19.11%) SharePoint
4 18 (11.46%) IIS
5 14 (8.92%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) Apache
9 1 (0.64%) CMS
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.64%) nginx
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (38.85%) Office 365
2 43 (27.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (12.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (8.28%) IaaS
5 11 (7.01%) OneDrive
5 11 (7.01%) SaaS
6 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.91%) PaaS
10 1 (0.64%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.64%) G Suite
10 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.64%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 54 (34.39%) Firewall
2 49 (31.21%) DNS
3 41 (26.11%) WAN
4 40 (25.48%) DHCP
4 40 (25.48%) LAN
5 37 (23.57%) SAN
6 22 (14.01%) VPN
7 21 (13.38%) TCP/IP
8 19 (12.10%) Skype
9 18 (11.46%) NAS
10 17 (10.83%) VoIP
11 15 (9.55%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (9.55%) Wireless
12 9 (5.73%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (4.46%) NetScaler
14 6 (3.82%) DSL
15 5 (3.18%) NGN
15 5 (3.18%) PBX
15 5 (3.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) MySQL
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (7.64%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Back Office
4 1 (0.64%) Banking
4 1 (0.64%) Law
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.20%) Analyst
2 25 (15.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (12.74%) IT Engineer
4 18 (11.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (10.83%) IT Support
5 17 (10.83%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 14 (8.92%) Technical Support
8 11 (7.01%) Administrator
8 11 (7.01%) IT Analyst
9 10 (6.37%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.73%) Consultant
10 9 (5.73%) Server Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.46%) Support Consultant
12 7 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (4.46%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.10%) .NET
2 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.27%) HTML
3 2 (1.27%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.27%) WSH
4 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.64%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.64%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.64%) JSON
4 1 (0.64%) LAMP
4 1 (0.64%) OAuth
4 1 (0.64%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.64%) OpenID
4 1 (0.64%) REST
4 1 (0.64%) Spring
4 1 (0.64%) WCF
4 1 (0.64%) WinForms
4 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.73%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.18%) CMDB
4 5 (3.18%) NHS
4 5 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.55%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.55%) Replication
6 3 (1.91%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.91%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.91%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.91%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.64%) CCTV
7 1 (0.64%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) EPoS
7 1 (0.64%) Handset
7 1 (0.64%) iPad
7 1 (0.64%) iPhone
7 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 157 (100.00%) Windows
2 112 (71.34%) Windows Server
3 105 (66.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (37.58%) Windows 10
5 55 (35.03%) Windows 7
6 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (10.19%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.82%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.55%) Linux
10 3 (1.91%) Android
11 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.27%) Unix
11 2 (1.27%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.57%) ITIL
2 33 (21.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (12.74%) Change Management
4 17 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (10.19%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.64%) Antivirus Management
6 12 (7.64%) Patch Management
6 12 (7.64%) Software Deployment
7 10 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.73%) Asset Management
8 9 (5.73%) Incident Management
9 8 (5.10%) Change Control
9 8 (5.10%) Data Entry
9 8 (5.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (4.46%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (4.46%) Information Security
10 7 (4.46%) Service Management
11 6 (3.82%) Business Continuity
11 6 (3.82%) ITSM
11 6 (3.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.29%) SQL
2 21 (13.38%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.82%) C#
4 5 (3.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.27%) VB
5 2 (1.27%) VBScript
6 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.64%) CCNA
3 12 (7.64%) MCSE
4 7 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.82%) CISSP
5 6 (3.82%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (3.82%) MCSA
5 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.18%) CCNP
7 3 (1.91%) Degree
7 3 (1.91%) MCITP
8 2 (1.27%) VCP5
9 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.64%) CCEA
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.64%) MCDST
9 1 (0.64%) MCP
9 1 (0.64%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.92%) SLA
2 6 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (2.55%) QA
5 2 (1.27%) HL7
6 1 (0.64%) GDPR
6 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (80.89%) Active Directory
2 53 (33.76%) Hyper-V
3 48 (30.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (15.92%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (10.83%) vSphere
6 16 (10.19%) XenApp
7 15 (9.55%) XenDesktop
8 12 (7.64%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (6.37%) Xen
10 6 (3.82%) Terminal Services
11 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (2.55%) XenServer
13 2 (1.27%) vCloud
14 1 (0.64%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (12.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (9.55%) vCenter Server
3 13 (8.28%) SCCM
4 12 (7.64%) Backup Exec
5 11 (7.01%) WSUS
6 7 (4.46%) XenMobile
7 5 (3.18%) MaaS360
8 4 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.91%) Nessus
10 2 (1.27%) SCOM
11 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.64%) SCSM
11 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 105 (66.88%) Microsoft
2 74 (47.13%) VMware
3 35 (22.29%) Citrix
4 34 (21.66%) Veeam
5 29 (18.47%) Cisco
5 29 (18.47%) Symantec
6 26 (16.56%) HP
7 13 (8.28%) NetApp
8 12 (7.64%) Dell
9 10 (6.37%) SonicWALL
10 7 (4.46%) arcserve
10 7 (4.46%) Sophos
11 6 (3.82%) Meraki
11 6 (3.82%) WatchGuard
12 5 (3.18%) Avaya
12 5 (3.18%) Kaspersky
12 5 (3.18%) McAfee
12 5 (3.18%) Mitel
12 5 (3.18%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.18%) Siemens