The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.27% 3.03% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% 12.50% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Crewe region.

Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 30.77% 24.24% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 31
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -28.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Crewe

Windows Server 2008
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) AppSense
2 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Fujitsu
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) Migration

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VBScript
1 7 (87.50%) VB
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) XenApp
1 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) AppSense
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Fujitsu
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft