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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 11.76% 1.61% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+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
22 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 43.14% 20.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £45,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 18 September 2014. 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
Whitehaven - 3 £42,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £48,500 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) ISDN
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) ADSL
2 4 (57.14%) ISDN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix