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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 54 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.12% 2.18% 6.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 7.45% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 18
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £27,425
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
95 161 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.78% 29.27% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 149 83
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £26,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
6 13 (40.63%) SAN
7 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (34.38%) DHCP
8 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (25.00%) Citrix
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (25.00%) MCSE
10 8 (25.00%) IIS
11 7 (21.88%) MS Office
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) NetApp
11 7 (21.88%) Backup Exec
11 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.75%) VPN
12 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (59.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (25.00%) IIS
5 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
5 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) DHCP
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
6 4 (12.50%) FTP
6 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) VLAN
8 2 (6.25%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (6.25%) DMZ
9 1 (3.13%) Intranet
9 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) IT Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) NetWare
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
3 2 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Security
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) CCA
4 4 (12.50%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) EMC Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
5 2 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) MOM
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) NetApp
5 5 (15.63%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 3 (9.38%) Avaya
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) Sun
9 1 (3.13%) Novell
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago