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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.84% 3.25% 6.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.92% 17.44% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 25
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £47,500
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
131 86 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.60% 18.66% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 115 78 139
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) HP
8 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) SCCM
8 6 (28.57%) SCOM
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) Sage
9 5 (23.81%) Symantec
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
10 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
10 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
10 4 (19.05%) XenApp
10 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) Lync
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Technician
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WSH
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
1 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
4 4 (19.05%) XenApp
4 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 3 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (9.52%) XenServer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
3 3 (14.29%) WSUS
3 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Sage
4 5 (23.81%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) Mitel
6 2 (9.52%) Kaspersky
7 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
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