The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 34 32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.76% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Windows Server 2008
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.45% 22.10% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 37
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Chester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) GFI Software
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Apple

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) GFI Software
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (16.67%) Apple