The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.89% 2.29% 6.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.63% 11.58% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 33
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 95 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.81% 19.75% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 172
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Merseyside

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 25 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (43.48%) Citrix
7 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 8 (34.78%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (34.78%) HP
8 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 7 (30.43%) SCCM
9 7 (30.43%) SCOM
9 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) Symantec
11 5 (21.74%) SAN
11 5 (21.74%) LAN
11 5 (21.74%) WAN
11 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (21.74%) XenApp
12 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
12 4 (17.39%) vSphere
12 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 4 (17.39%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DHCP
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Support Technician
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Technician
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) WSH
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) VB
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
5 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) vSphere
5 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (13.04%) XenServer
7 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) SCOM
2 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) HP
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Symantec
7 4 (17.39%) Sage
8 3 (13.04%) Kaspersky
9 2 (8.70%) Facebook
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter
9 2 (8.70%) Mitel
9 2 (8.70%) Dell
9 2 (8.70%) Avaya
10 1 (4.35%) NetApp
10 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
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