Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 144 111
Rank change year-on-year -17 -33 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 74 144 259
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.24% 1.98% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.26% 9.54% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 66 121 254
Median annual salary £39,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.54% -12.16% +13.85%
10th Percentile £19,550 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +2.74% -

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 1,183 1,510 1,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.84% 20.77% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,007 1,205 1,667
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%

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 28 March 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 28 March 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
West Yorkshire -32 36 £38,500 +13.24% 17
North Yorkshire +45 35 £40,000 -27.27% 1
South Yorkshire -1 3 £17,500 -42.62% 3
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (82.43%) Windows Server
3 56 (75.68%) Active Directory
4 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
5 44 (59.46%) VMware
6 41 (55.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (51.35%) Office 365
8 32 (43.24%) SCCM
9 30 (40.54%) Windows 10
10 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2016
10 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (35.14%) Azure
11 25 (33.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 21 (28.38%) ITIL
13 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
14 17 (22.97%) Cisco
14 17 (22.97%) DHCP
14 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
15 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
16 15 (20.27%) DNS
17 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
17 14 (18.92%) Citrix
17 14 (18.92%) Firewall
17 14 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
18 12 (16.22%) Windows 8
18 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Intune
18 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
19 11 (14.86%) VPN
19 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
20 10 (13.51%) PowerShell

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 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (51.35%) Office 365
2 26 (35.14%) Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.70%) AWS
4 2 (2.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.35%) PaaS
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) DHCP
2 15 (20.27%) DNS
3 14 (18.92%) Firewall
4 11 (14.86%) VPN
5 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.46%) VoIP
7 6 (8.11%) DSL
7 6 (8.11%) SAN
8 5 (6.76%) Internet
8 5 (6.76%) Network Security
9 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (4.05%) LAN
10 3 (4.05%) Skype
11 2 (2.70%) Intranet
11 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.70%) Wireless
11 2 (2.70%) WLAN
12 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Games
3 4 (5.41%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (24.32%) Analyst
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (9.46%) IT Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support
7 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Handset
4 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (82.43%) Windows Server
3 41 (55.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (40.54%) Windows 10
5 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2016
6 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
7 12 (16.22%) Windows 8
8 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (8.11%) Linux
10 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (2.70%) Android
11 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.35%) CentOS
12 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (28.38%) ITIL
3 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.16%) Coaching
5 7 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.46%) Time Management
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security
8 4 (5.41%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.41%) SIEM
8 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (5.41%) Web Filtering
9 3 (4.05%) Fault Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) CISM
1 4 (5.41%) CISSP
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) MCSA
3 2 (2.70%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.81%) vSphere
6 3 (4.05%) VMware NSX
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (43.24%) SCCM
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (5.41%) Puppet
4 3 (4.05%) Ansible
4 3 (4.05%) OpenView
4 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.05%) SCOM
4 3 (4.05%) WSUS
5 2 (2.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 44 (59.46%) VMware
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco
4 14 (18.92%) Citrix
5 7 (9.46%) HP
6 6 (8.11%) ServiceNow
7 5 (6.76%) Avaya
8 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.05%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.70%) Apple
10 2 (2.70%) BroadSoft
10 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 2 (2.70%) IronPort
10 2 (2.70%) Remedy
11 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.35%) Epicor
11 1 (1.35%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.35%) SAP