Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 157 147
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 65 42 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.01% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.85% 5.34% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 156
10th Percentile £24,000 £19,600 £22,750
25th Percentile £29,975 £25,500 £24,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +23.08% -13.33%
75th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,000 £53,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 1,111 786 1,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.25% 18.98% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 970 679 1,240
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,750 £23,495
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,375 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 22 June 2021.

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 22 June 2021. 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 33 £40,000 +45.45% 7
South Yorkshire -27 13 £26,500 -18.46% 1
North Yorkshire -17 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (89.23%) Active Directory
3 52 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 47 (72.31%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (66.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (64.62%) Firewall
7 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
8 34 (52.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 32 (49.23%) Azure
10 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2016
11 30 (46.15%) VMware
11 30 (46.15%) Citrix
12 26 (40.00%) Social Skills
13 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (35.38%) SQL
14 23 (35.38%) SAN
14 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2019
15 22 (33.85%) LAN
16 21 (32.31%) Cisco
17 19 (29.23%) Hyper-V
17 19 (29.23%) Windows 10
18 18 (27.69%) SCCM
19 16 (24.62%) Web Services
20 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
20 15 (23.08%) Linux
21 14 (21.54%) MS Exchange
22 13 (20.00%) WLAN
23 12 (18.46%) VPN
23 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
23 12 (18.46%) Retail

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 (21.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.15%) Confluence
4 4 (6.15%) nginx
4 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (72.31%) Microsoft 365
2 32 (49.23%) Azure
3 7 (10.77%) AWS
3 7 (10.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (64.62%) Firewall
2 23 (35.38%) SAN
3 22 (33.85%) LAN
4 13 (20.00%) WLAN
5 12 (18.46%) VPN
5 12 (18.46%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (18.46%) Wireless
6 11 (16.92%) DNS
7 10 (15.38%) Internet
7 10 (15.38%) WAN
8 9 (13.85%) MPLS
9 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (12.31%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.77%) DHCP
11 6 (9.23%) Skype
12 5 (7.69%) VoIP
13 4 (6.15%) BGP
13 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
13 4 (6.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.54%) Power BI
General
1 26 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 12 (18.46%) Retail
3 6 (9.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (30.77%) Server Engineer
2 20 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) IT Engineer
5 13 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Active Directory Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Azure Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) SCCM Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (16.92%) Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Service Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) IT Support
11 5 (7.69%) Server Support
11 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) FMCG
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 43 (66.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2016
5 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2019
6 19 (29.23%) Windows 10
7 15 (23.08%) Linux
8 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (15.38%) Change Management
2 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 9 (13.85%) Project Delivery
4 8 (12.31%) ITIL
4 8 (12.31%) SIEM
5 6 (9.23%) Availability Management
5 6 (9.23%) DNA
5 6 (9.23%) High Availability
6 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.15%) Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (4.62%) ERP
8 3 (4.62%) Logistics
8 3 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) MCSA
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (89.23%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (29.23%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.69%) XenApp
6 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) SCCM
2 10 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 8 (12.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (12.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (9.23%) SCOM
4 6 (9.23%) SCVMM
5 4 (6.15%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (6.15%) HAProxy
5 4 (6.15%) Nagios
6 2 (3.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (46.15%) Citrix
2 30 (46.15%) VMware
3 21 (32.31%) Cisco
4 12 (18.46%) Palo Alto
5 10 (15.38%) EMC
5 10 (15.38%) HP
5 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.31%) Juniper
6 8 (12.31%) Symantec
7 7 (10.77%) Veeam
8 6 (9.23%) CommVault
9 4 (6.15%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) MikroTik
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle
9 4 (6.15%) Sophos
9 4 (6.15%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (3.08%) Adobe
10 2 (3.08%) Autodesk
10 2 (3.08%) SAP