The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.45% 12.50% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 71.43% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Median salary £39,500 £33,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% +65.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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 Bolton region.

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.86% 17.50% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 21
Median salary £39,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (46.67%) Office 365
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) iPad
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) LAN
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) ITSM
9 2 (13.33%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) Simpana
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Domino
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) Softphone
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
1 10 (66.67%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) CommVault
2 1 (6.67%) Draytek
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus
2 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR
2 1 (6.67%) Veeam
2 1 (6.67%) VMware