Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 67 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 336 415 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.43% 3.71% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.48% 17.72% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 285 352 367
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,275 £22,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £46,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -2.67% -

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 2170 2342 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.13% 20.93% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 1995 2655
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +7 254 £35,000 -6.67% 7
North Yorkshire +5 36 £26,000 -22.96% 1
South Yorkshire -42 16 £30,000 +9.09%
East Yorkshire -3 14 £23,500 - 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 336 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (78.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 258 (76.79%) Windows Server
4 240 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 227 (67.56%) Microsoft
6 185 (55.06%) VMware
7 126 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 121 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
9 109 (32.44%) ITIL
10 98 (29.17%) Windows 7
11 86 (25.60%) Office 365
12 80 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 80 (23.81%) DNS
13 79 (23.51%) Citrix
14 76 (22.62%) SCCM
15 75 (22.32%) SQL
16 72 (21.43%) SAN
17 71 (21.13%) Firewall
18 70 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
19 64 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
19 64 (19.05%) Windows 10
20 63 (18.75%) Cisco
21 60 (17.86%) WAN
22 59 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
23 58 (17.26%) LAN
24 57 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
25 55 (16.37%) DHCP
26 54 (16.07%) PowerShell
27 53 (15.77%) Windows 8
28 51 (15.18%) MCSE

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
1 126 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 57 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (8.04%) SharePoint
5 25 (7.44%) IIS
6 13 (3.87%) IBM Notes
6 13 (3.87%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.57%) IBM Domino
8 10 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.60%) Apache
11 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 40 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 86 (25.60%) Office 365
2 38 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.38%) OneDrive
4 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (23.81%) DNS
2 72 (21.43%) SAN
3 71 (21.13%) Firewall
4 60 (17.86%) WAN
5 58 (17.26%) LAN
6 55 (16.37%) DHCP
7 43 (12.80%) VoIP
8 42 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 41 (12.20%) VPN
10 23 (6.85%) VLAN
11 18 (5.36%) MPLS
12 15 (4.46%) Skype
13 13 (3.87%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (3.27%) Internet
14 11 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (2.68%) NetScaler
16 8 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
16 8 (2.38%) NAS
16 8 (2.38%) SSL
17 7 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 20 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) MSI
3 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (6.85%) Finance
2 11 (3.27%) Billing
2 11 (3.27%) Military
3 10 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.19%) Advertising
5 4 (1.19%) Retail
6 3 (0.89%) Games
6 3 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (25.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 83 (24.70%) Support Engineer
3 63 (18.75%) IT Support
4 54 (16.07%) Analyst
5 48 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 44 (13.10%) IT Engineer
7 41 (12.20%) Support Analyst
8 38 (11.31%) IT Support Engineer
9 37 (11.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 31 (9.23%) Senior Support Engineer
11 30 (8.93%) Senior IT Engineer
12 29 (8.63%) Infrastructure Support
12 29 (8.63%) Senior IT Support
13 27 (8.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (7.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 25 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
16 24 (7.14%) Server Engineer
17 23 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
18 22 (6.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 21 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.30%) LAMP
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
1 34 (10.12%) Replication
2 21 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.06%) N-Tier
4 16 (4.76%) Clustering
5 13 (3.87%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.87%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.08%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.19%) Handset
10 3 (0.89%) CMDB
10 3 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.89%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.60%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.30%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 336 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (78.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 258 (76.79%) Windows Server
4 98 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 64 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 59 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (15.77%) Windows 8
8 41 (12.20%) Linux
9 36 (10.71%) Windows XP
10 22 (6.55%) Unix
11 17 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (3.87%) Android
13 5 (1.49%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.19%) CentOS
14 4 (1.19%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.89%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.89%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.60%) HPUX
16 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.44%) ITIL
2 48 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 30 (8.93%) Load Balancing
4 29 (8.63%) Mentoring
5 27 (8.04%) Service Delivery
6 20 (5.95%) ITIL V3
6 20 (5.95%) Kalman Filter
6 20 (5.95%) Problem Management
7 19 (5.65%) Presales
7 19 (5.65%) Project Management
8 18 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (5.36%) Release Management
9 16 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
9 16 (4.76%) Time Management
10 14 (4.17%) CRM
10 14 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 14 (4.17%) Process Improvement
11 13 (3.87%) Configuration Management
11 13 (3.87%) High Availability
11 13 (3.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (22.32%) SQL
2 54 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.68%) Bash Shell
3 9 (2.68%) Perl
4 5 (1.49%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.19%) C#
5 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.30%) ABAP
7 1 (0.30%) Java
7 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (15.18%) MCSE
3 35 (10.42%) MCSA
4 20 (5.95%) Degree
5 18 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.06%) MCITP
7 14 (4.17%) MCP
8 11 (3.27%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.27%) Security Cleared
9 9 (2.68%) CCNA
10 7 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.49%) MCTS
13 3 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.89%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.60%) HND
14 2 (0.60%) MCDST
14 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.65%) SLA
2 9 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 240 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 121 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 40 (11.90%) XenApp
5 38 (11.31%) vSphere
6 32 (9.52%) XenDesktop
7 13 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (2.68%) XenServer
9 8 (2.38%) OpenSIPS
9 8 (2.38%) Terminal Services
10 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 76 (22.62%) SCCM
2 48 (14.29%) SCOM
3 23 (6.85%) SCDPM
4 17 (5.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.98%) WSUS
6 9 (2.68%) XenMobile
7 7 (2.08%) DameWare
7 7 (2.08%) Perfmon
8 6 (1.79%) vCenter Server
9 5 (1.49%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.19%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.60%) Opsview
12 2 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 227 (67.56%) Microsoft
2 185 (55.06%) VMware
3 79 (23.51%) Citrix
4 63 (18.75%) Cisco
5 39 (11.61%) NetApp
6 32 (9.52%) HP
7 28 (8.33%) Symantec
8 27 (8.04%) Veeam
9 21 (6.25%) Avaya
10 17 (5.06%) Hitachi
11 16 (4.76%) Dell
12 13 (3.87%) Lotus
12 13 (3.87%) Red Hat
13 12 (3.57%) McAfee
13 12 (3.57%) Sophos
14 11 (3.27%) CommVault
14 11 (3.27%) F5
14 11 (3.27%) Remedy
14 11 (3.27%) Xerox
15 10 (2.98%) Dell Compellent