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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 2.67% 12.28% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 35.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £23,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% +54.54%
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
31 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 41.33% 35.09% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 September 2015. 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
Keswick - 2 £23,500 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) COM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam