The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.28% 4.01% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.80% 16.22% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 15
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,950 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 111 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.83% 24.72% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 78 78 99
Median salary £35,000 £30,450 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -1 4 £28,750 -11.53%
Burnley - 1 £31,500 - 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) LAN
7 8 (47.06%) WAN
8 7 (41.18%) DNS
8 7 (41.18%) MCSE
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
9 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) XenApp
11 4 (23.53%) DHCP
12 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 3 (17.65%) Veritas
12 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (17.65%) Citrix
12 3 (17.65%) Clustering
12 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 3 (17.65%) vSphere
12 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
13 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) LAN
1 8 (47.06%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Server Support
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Support
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCSE
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) HP SIM
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) arcserve
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) Sophos
Burnley, Lancashire
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