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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.22% 4.57% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 20.45% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 19
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £29,339
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +10.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median 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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 132 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.00% 22.34% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 117 77
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
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 29 June 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
Blackburn +14 7 £26,500 -18.46%
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £24,000 -
Preston +1 1 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) MCP
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) VoIP
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) MCSE
9 2 (11.11%) MCSA
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel

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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 9 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (44.44%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (22.22%) Project Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (11.11%) Change Management
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
1 2 (11.11%) Network Management
1 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
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