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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 94 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 193 192 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.58% 2.94% 3.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.79% 13.07% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 179 157 182
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £21,800 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1085 1469 1776
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.13% 22.53% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1210 1451
Median salary £35,094 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.84% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +14 134 £37,500 +4.89% 17
North Yorkshire +10 29 £25,000 -37.50% 4
South Yorkshire 0 20 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Yorkshire -3 6 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 357 (100.00%) Windows
2 283 (79.27%) Windows Server
3 253 (70.87%) Active Directory
4 246 (68.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 235 (65.83%) Microsoft
6 202 (56.58%) VMware
7 158 (44.26%) MS Exchange
8 133 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 130 (36.41%) ITIL
10 126 (35.29%) SQL Server
11 123 (34.45%) SAN
12 109 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 101 (28.29%) Citrix
14 98 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 94 (26.33%) MS Excel
16 91 (25.49%) LAN
16 91 (25.49%) WAN
17 87 (24.37%) Windows 7
18 80 (22.41%) Cisco
19 73 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 70 (19.61%) HP
21 68 (19.05%) DNS
21 68 (19.05%) Hyper-V
22 65 (18.21%) SQL Server 2008
23 63 (17.65%) VPN
24 61 (17.09%) SQL
24 61 (17.09%) Firewall
25 57 (15.97%) Office 365
26 54 (15.13%) MS Office
26 54 (15.13%) Linux

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
1 158 (44.26%) MS Exchange
2 98 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (12.04%) IIS
5 38 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 37 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (6.44%) Skype for Business
8 13 (3.64%) CMS
8 13 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.96%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (26.33%) MS Excel
2 54 (15.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 57 (15.97%) Office 365
2 29 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.20%) Mimecast
4 5 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (34.45%) SAN
2 91 (25.49%) LAN
2 91 (25.49%) WAN
3 68 (19.05%) DNS
4 63 (17.65%) VPN
5 61 (17.09%) Firewall
6 54 (15.13%) DHCP
7 35 (9.80%) NAS
8 31 (8.68%) TCP/IP
9 26 (7.28%) Internet
10 23 (6.44%) MPLS
10 23 (6.44%) VoIP
11 16 (4.48%) Asterisk PBX
12 13 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (2.52%) ISDN
15 7 (1.96%) ADSL
15 7 (1.96%) IP Telephony
15 7 (1.96%) Wireless
16 6 (1.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 65 (18.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (14.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 50 (14.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (0.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.28%) JMeter
2 1 (0.28%) NUnit
2 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.28%) YouTrack
General
1 30 (8.40%) Finance
2 27 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.96%) Banking
5 6 (1.68%) Games
6 5 (1.40%) Law
6 5 (1.40%) Legal
6 5 (1.40%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Advertising
8 3 (0.84%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (21.85%) Support Engineer
2 76 (21.29%) Analyst
3 69 (19.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 49 (13.73%) Windows Engineer
5 48 (13.45%) Support Analyst
6 36 (10.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 32 (8.96%) VMware Engineer
8 31 (8.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 31 (8.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 30 (8.40%) IT Support
10 29 (8.12%) IT Engineer
11 27 (7.56%) Active Directory Engineer
11 27 (7.56%) Exchange Engineer
12 26 (7.28%) Windows Support Engineer
13 25 (7.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (5.88%) Server Engineer
15 20 (5.60%) IT Analyst
16 19 (5.32%) Technical Engineer
16 19 (5.32%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.52%) .NET
2 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.40%) CSS
2 5 (1.40%) HTML
2 5 (1.40%) jQuery
2 5 (1.40%) Web Services
3 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.28%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.36%) Clustering
1 37 (10.36%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.04%) iPad
3 15 (4.20%) HP Storage
4 14 (3.92%) iPhone
5 13 (3.64%) Replication
6 12 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.80%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.24%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.24%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.96%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.40%) New Media
12 5 (1.40%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.12%) CMDB
13 4 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.84%) Celerra
14 3 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 357 (100.00%) Windows
2 283 (79.27%) Windows Server
3 246 (68.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 133 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 87 (24.37%) Windows 7
6 54 (15.13%) Linux
7 29 (8.12%) Unix
7 29 (8.12%) Windows 10
8 26 (7.28%) Windows 8
9 24 (6.72%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.52%) Windows Phone
11 9 (2.52%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.96%) Android
13 5 (1.40%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.84%) HPUX
15 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.28%) CentOS
16 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (36.41%) ITIL
2 42 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 34 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 30 (8.40%) Service Management
5 27 (7.56%) Change Control
6 25 (7.00%) Fault Analysis
6 25 (7.00%) Service Delivery
7 24 (6.72%) Load Balancing
8 22 (6.16%) Information Security
9 21 (5.88%) Presales
10 18 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (4.20%) Migration
13 14 (3.92%) Change Management
14 13 (3.64%) Server Virtualisation
15 12 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (3.08%) Content Management
16 11 (3.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
17 8 (2.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.09%) SQL
2 45 (12.61%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.32%) C#
4 12 (3.36%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.68%) Perl
8 2 (0.56%) VB
9 1 (0.28%) C
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) Python
9 1 (0.28%) Ruby
9 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.28%) VB6
9 1 (0.28%) VBA
9 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (11.48%) Degree
3 39 (10.92%) MCSE
4 31 (8.68%) MCSA
5 26 (7.28%) MCP
6 7 (1.96%) HND
6 7 (1.96%) MCDST
7 6 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (1.68%) GNVQ
7 6 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.84%) CCA
9 3 (0.84%) CCNA
9 3 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) MCITP
10 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.32%) SLA
2 8 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 253 (70.87%) Active Directory
2 109 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 46 (12.89%) XenApp
5 44 (12.32%) vSphere
6 39 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (5.88%) XenDesktop
8 16 (4.48%) OpenSIPS
8 16 (4.48%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.80%) XenServer
10 4 (1.12%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.56%) Firmware
11 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (14.29%) SCCM
2 37 (10.36%) SCOM
3 10 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (2.52%) OpenView
4 9 (2.52%) vMotion
5 7 (1.96%) AirWatch
6 6 (1.68%) DameWare
6 6 (1.68%) Perfmon
7 5 (1.40%) Opsview
8 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.84%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.84%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.56%) Netcool
9 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.56%) WSUS
10 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 235 (65.83%) Microsoft
2 202 (56.58%) VMware
3 101 (28.29%) Citrix
4 80 (22.41%) Cisco
5 70 (19.61%) HP
6 38 (10.64%) Avaya
7 35 (9.80%) NetApp
8 22 (6.16%) F5
9 19 (5.32%) Dell Compellent
10 16 (4.48%) EMC
11 14 (3.92%) CommVault
12 13 (3.64%) Dell
12 13 (3.64%) Nimble Storage
13 11 (3.08%) Symantec
14 10 (2.80%) 3PAR
14 10 (2.80%) Civica
14 10 (2.80%) Remedy
14 10 (2.80%) Riverbed
15 9 (2.52%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.96%) CA
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Leeds, Yorkshire
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Leeds
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