The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 16.42% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £20,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 29.85% 13.13% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 5
Average salary £27,500 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cumbria

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carlisle - 9 £20,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) SMTP
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) IT Support
2 9 (75.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP