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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West / Lancashire
Rank 57 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.41% 3.98% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 15.73% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 15
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £34,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
97 89 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.56% 25.28% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 102
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £21,525
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Burnley - 3 £31,500 -
Chorley - 2 £28,750 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) MCSE
7 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) XenApp
10 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 3 (17.65%) DHCP
11 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Citrix
11 3 (17.65%) Veritas
11 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (17.65%) Clustering
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (17.65%) SDLC
11 3 (17.65%) vSphere
11 3 (17.65%) REST

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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) LAN
1 8 (47.06%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Server Support
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Support
2 3 (17.65%) Wintel 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%) Support 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%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) 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 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (64.71%) 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
1 3 (17.65%) SDLC
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
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 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
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
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) 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
Lancashire
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 11 days ago