Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 147 134
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 -50
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 39 169 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.12% 2.23% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 9.87% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 148 182
Median annual salary £40,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.03% -14.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,750 £22,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,650 £53,700
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +1.33%

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 669 1,712 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.23% 22.59% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 568 1,197 1,611
Median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,650 £60,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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
North Yorkshire +88 20 £40,750 +12.41%
West Yorkshire -48 12 £40,000 +33.33% 2
South Yorkshire +31 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East Yorkshire +11 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 23 (58.97%) Azure
4 23 (58.97%) Office 365
5 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
5 17 (43.59%) Windows 10
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
5 17 (43.59%) ITIL
6 16 (41.03%) SCCM
7 14 (35.90%) VPN
7 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
8 13 (33.33%) DHCP
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (33.33%) VMware
9 12 (30.77%) LAN
9 12 (30.77%) WAN
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (23.08%) Games
11 9 (23.08%) DNS
12 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
12 8 (20.51%) SAN
12 8 (20.51%) Firewall
12 8 (20.51%) Network Security
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2016
12 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter

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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (58.97%) Azure
1 23 (58.97%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) VPN
2 13 (33.33%) DHCP
3 12 (30.77%) LAN
3 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 9 (23.08%) DNS
5 8 (20.51%) Firewall
5 8 (20.51%) Network Security
5 8 (20.51%) SAN
5 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.95%) Internet
7 4 (10.26%) DSL
7 4 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2019
General
1 9 (23.08%) Games
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) IT Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Server Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.26%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows 10
2 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.38%) Coaching
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security
6 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.26%) SIEM
6 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (10.26%) Web Filtering
7 3 (7.69%) Availability Management
7 3 (7.69%) Storage Management
7 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.69%) Technology Roadmap
7 3 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.56%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) CISM
2 4 (10.26%) CISSP
2 4 (10.26%) MCSA
2 4 (10.26%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) SCCM
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) MobileIron