The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.50% 2.08% 15.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 10.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £33,750 £30,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £19,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £41,750 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Operating Systems Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 27.50% 20.83% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 29
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +18.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Altrincham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Altrincham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (57.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Draytek