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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 63 67
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 200 225 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.74% 3.96% 3.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.21% 17.27% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 160 179 215
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +5.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1162 1303 1676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.72% 22.95% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1070 1419
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -3 144 £35,000 -6.66% 17
North Yorkshire +7 24 £40,000 +15.94% 1
East Yorkshire -3 18 £22,500 -
South Yorkshire -35 9 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Windows Server 2008
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 396 (100.00%) Windows
2 306 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 299 (75.51%) Active Directory
4 280 (70.71%) Windows Server
5 252 (63.64%) VMware
6 236 (59.60%) Microsoft
7 153 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 150 (37.88%) MS Exchange
8 150 (37.88%) ITIL
9 148 (37.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 135 (34.09%) SQL Server
11 134 (33.84%) SAN
12 101 (25.51%) Citrix
13 99 (25.00%) Cisco
14 93 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
15 89 (22.47%) DNS
15 89 (22.47%) Firewall
16 85 (21.46%) Linux
17 84 (21.21%) HP
18 82 (20.71%) Windows 7
19 79 (19.95%) LAN
19 79 (19.95%) WAN
20 74 (18.69%) Office 365
21 72 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
21 72 (18.18%) VPN
21 72 (18.18%) DHCP
22 70 (17.68%) Hyper-V
23 66 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
24 65 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
25 57 (14.39%) SQL Server 2005

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
1 150 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 93 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (10.86%) SharePoint
4 36 (9.09%) IIS
5 35 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (4.80%) Skype for Business
7 18 (4.55%) CMS
8 17 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.77%) Apache
11 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (13.38%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 74 (18.69%) Office 365
2 45 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.29%) Mimecast
4 15 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) PaaS
6 2 (0.51%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 134 (33.84%) SAN
2 89 (22.47%) DNS
2 89 (22.47%) Firewall
3 79 (19.95%) LAN
3 79 (19.95%) WAN
4 72 (18.18%) DHCP
4 72 (18.18%) VPN
5 43 (10.86%) VoIP
6 34 (8.59%) TCP/IP
7 32 (8.08%) NAS
8 25 (6.31%) Internet
8 25 (6.31%) VLAN
9 22 (5.56%) MPLS
10 20 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
10 20 (5.05%) WebEx
11 13 (3.28%) ADSL
11 13 (3.28%) IP Telephony
12 12 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
12 12 (3.03%) Wireless
13 11 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 72 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (14.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (5.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.26%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.25%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.52%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.01%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.25%) JMeter
6 1 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.25%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.25%) YouTrack
General
1 25 (6.31%) Finance
2 21 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.54%) Law
3 14 (3.54%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.77%) Games
5 5 (1.26%) Retail
6 2 (0.51%) Back Office
6 2 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (25.76%) Support Engineer
2 88 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 81 (20.45%) Windows Engineer
4 71 (17.93%) Analyst
5 63 (15.91%) IT Support
6 50 (12.63%) Support Analyst
7 46 (11.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 45 (11.36%) IT Engineer
9 40 (10.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (10.10%) Windows Support Engineer
10 39 (9.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 37 (9.34%) IT Support Engineer
12 34 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 34 (8.59%) Senior Support Engineer
13 32 (8.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 30 (7.58%) Senior IT Engineer
14 30 (7.58%) Senior IT Support
14 30 (7.58%) Server Engineer
15 29 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
16 28 (7.07%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.02%) .NET
2 5 (1.26%) Web Services
3 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.25%) LAMP
4 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.63%) Data Centre
2 39 (9.85%) Replication
3 33 (8.33%) Clustering
4 24 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.54%) HP Storage
7 13 (3.28%) iPad
8 11 (2.78%) N-Tier
8 11 (2.78%) Public Cloud
9 10 (2.53%) CMDB
10 9 (2.27%) iPhone
11 7 (1.77%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.52%) IVR
13 4 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.01%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.76%) Handset
15 2 (0.51%) CLARiiON
15 2 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 396 (100.00%) Windows
2 306 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 280 (70.71%) Windows Server
4 148 (37.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 85 (21.46%) Linux
6 82 (20.71%) Windows 7
7 54 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 47 (11.87%) Unix
9 46 (11.62%) Windows 10
10 36 (9.09%) Windows 8
11 26 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (4.04%) Android
13 7 (1.77%) CentOS
13 7 (1.77%) HPUX
13 7 (1.77%) Windows 2000
13 7 (1.77%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.52%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (37.88%) ITIL
2 38 (9.60%) Service Management
3 35 (8.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 33 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 32 (8.08%) ITIL V3
6 31 (7.83%) Change Control
7 29 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 27 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 26 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (6.31%) High Availability
11 23 (5.81%) Fault Analysis
11 23 (5.81%) Information Security
12 22 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
13 21 (5.30%) Capacity Planning
13 21 (5.30%) Migration
14 19 (4.80%) Change Management
15 18 (4.55%) Presales
16 17 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
16 17 (4.29%) Line Management
16 17 (4.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.14%) SQL
2 47 (11.87%) PowerShell
3 16 (4.04%) Bash Shell
3 16 (4.04%) Perl
4 14 (3.54%) C#
5 7 (1.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.76%) C
7 3 (0.76%) VB
8 2 (0.51%) VBScript
9 1 (0.25%) C++
9 1 (0.25%) Python
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) VB6
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (16.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (12.63%) MCSA
3 44 (11.11%) MCSE
4 35 (8.84%) Degree
5 29 (7.32%) MCP
6 14 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (3.28%) GNVQ
7 13 (3.28%) HND
8 9 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.52%) CCNA
10 6 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.76%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.76%) MCITP
11 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.51%) MCTS
12 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.25%) CCENT
13 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.07%) SLA
2 19 (4.80%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 299 (75.51%) Active Directory
2 153 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (17.68%) Hyper-V
4 66 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 53 (13.38%) vSphere
6 52 (13.13%) XenApp
7 21 (5.30%) XenDesktop
8 15 (3.79%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (3.03%) OpenSIPS
9 12 (3.03%) XenServer
10 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (2.27%) Terminal Services
12 8 (2.02%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.25%) Firmware
14 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (12.37%) SCCM
2 27 (6.82%) SCOM
3 20 (5.05%) DameWare
3 20 (5.05%) Perfmon
4 13 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (3.28%) OpenView
5 8 (2.02%) Opsview
5 8 (2.02%) WSUS
6 7 (1.77%) ServiceCenter
7 6 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.52%) Puppet
8 4 (1.01%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.76%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.76%) Nagios
9 3 (0.76%) PowerCLI
9 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.51%) Netcool
Vendors
1 252 (63.64%) VMware
2 236 (59.60%) Microsoft
3 101 (25.51%) Citrix
4 99 (25.00%) Cisco
5 84 (21.21%) HP
6 43 (10.86%) NetApp
7 41 (10.35%) Avaya
8 23 (5.81%) Dell Compellent
9 21 (5.30%) Red Hat
10 20 (5.05%) Dell
11 19 (4.80%) CommVault
11 19 (4.80%) F5
12 15 (3.79%) Riverbed
12 15 (3.79%) Veeam
13 14 (3.54%) Sophos
13 14 (3.54%) Symantec
14 13 (3.28%) Nimble Storage
15 11 (2.78%) Civica
15 11 (2.78%) EMC
16 10 (2.53%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Sue Ryder
Salary: £ Competitive + On Call 25 days Holiday and Bank Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Skipton Building Society Charitable Foundation
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
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Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gm
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 15 days ago