The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.63% 1.79% 7.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 7.32% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £19,500 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.94% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.49% 24.40% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 35
Average salary £19,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £28,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bolton

Windows Server 2008
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft