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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.41% 2.93% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.61% 10.40% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 12
Average salary £35,750 £27,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -31.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 125 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.93% 28.15% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 110 83
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,185
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 Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
4 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 15 (44.12%) Windows 8
6 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
7 13 (38.24%) MCSE
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) MCSA
9 11 (32.35%) SAN
10 10 (29.41%) Legal
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (23.53%) Clustering
11 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.59%) IIS
12 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
13 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
13 6 (17.65%) Citrix
14 5 (14.71%) EMC
14 5 (14.71%) HP
14 5 (14.71%) MCP
14 5 (14.71%) MS Office
14 5 (14.71%) NetApp
15 4 (11.76%) Finance
15 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
15 4 (11.76%) LINC

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) VLAN
4 2 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (29.41%) Legal
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Law
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Administrator
2 18 (52.94%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) DBA
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Statistics
5 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (44.12%) Windows 8
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) ITIL
1 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (11.76%) Change Control
1 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.82%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) Validation
3 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
4 1 (2.94%) ITSM
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) LINC
3 2 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (38.24%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) MCSA
4 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (14.71%) MCP
6 2 (5.88%) MCTS
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.94%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) SRDF
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) NetApp
4 5 (14.71%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Unisys
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.94%) Novell
8 1 (2.94%) AppSense
8 1 (2.94%) Sun
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