The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.04% 4.55% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 9.52% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 42 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.15% 47.73% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 93
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,000
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 Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL
4 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
4 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
4 14 (82.35%) DNS
4 14 (82.35%) SAN
4 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
4 14 (82.35%) NAS
4 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
5 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (64.71%) VMware
6 9 (52.94%) JNCIA
6 9 (52.94%) MCTS
6 9 (52.94%) MCITP
6 9 (52.94%) VLAN
6 9 (52.94%) VDSL
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (52.94%) Office 365
6 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
6 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (52.94%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (52.94%) HP
6 9 (52.94%) Dell
6 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
1 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) IIS
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
1 14 (82.35%) SAN
1 14 (82.35%) NAS
2 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 9 (52.94%) VDSL
2 9 (52.94%) VLAN
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) ADSL
3 5 (29.41%) SMTP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) IT Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Change Management
2 9 (52.94%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCP
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) CCNA
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (52.94%) JNCIA
1 9 (52.94%) MCTS
1 9 (52.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 9 (52.94%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) Dell
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) Symantec
3 5 (29.41%) IronPort
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum
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