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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.24% 6.63% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 23.08% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 20
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,450 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £40,000 £40,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.38% 28.73% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 162 84 101
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (43.33%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
7 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (30.00%) HP
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 8 (26.67%) LAN
9 8 (26.67%) WAN
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.00%) MCITP
12 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
12 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (16.67%) XenApp
12 5 (16.67%) XenServer

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (10.00%) Lync
6 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (3.33%) IIS
8 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
1 8 (26.67%) DHCP
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) OLAP
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MorphX
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) WSH
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.67%) High Availability
3 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) X++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (20.00%) MCITP
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) MCP
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.67%) XenApp
4 5 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 5 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) HP
4 7 (23.33%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Kaspersky
5 5 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (6.67%) Facebook
7 2 (6.67%) Twitter
8 1 (3.33%) Mitel
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus
8 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.33%) Sage
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
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