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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.34% 1.52% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.77% 6.15% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 8
Average salary £22,000 £32,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -13.51%
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
86 130 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.94% 24.62% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 84
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) VMware
3 21 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
5 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 17 (47.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (44.44%) MCSE
7 16 (44.44%) SAN
8 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
9 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (27.78%) Legal
10 10 (27.78%) MCSA
10 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 9 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 9 (25.00%) IIS
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) Clustering
12 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (19.44%) NetApp
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) DNS
13 6 (16.67%) Citrix
13 6 (16.67%) MCITP
14 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 21 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (25.00%) IIS
2 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) SAN
2 9 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (19.44%) DNS
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 4 (11.11%) FTP
6 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (27.78%) Legal
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Administrator
2 16 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Leader
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Project Leader
7 1 (2.78%) ICT Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Statistics
3 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) NetWare
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (8.33%) Change Control
2 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (5.56%) Workflow
3 2 (5.56%) Validation
3 2 (5.56%) Document Management
3 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) ITSM
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
4 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) LINC
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (47.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (44.44%) MCSE
4 10 (27.78%) MCSA
5 6 (16.67%) MCITP
6 5 (13.89%) MCP
6 5 (13.89%) CCNA
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (11.11%) CCA
8 2 (5.56%) MCTS
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.78%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) SRDF
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) NetApp
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) Unisys
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Sun
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Novell
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