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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West / Lancashire
Rank 52 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.54% 3.40% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.86% 17.39% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +12.06%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
71 69 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.64% 19.55% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 52 91
Median salary £30,750 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.90% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £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
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 23 February 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 - - 1
Preston -16 1 £37,500 +10.29%
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Veritas
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) MCSE
8 2 (15.38%) MCSA
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
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