The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 106 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 91 104 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.53% 2.90% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.40% 12.47% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 70 85 98
Median salary £39,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.41% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
734 834 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.43% 23.28% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 651 680 852
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Manchester region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +1 15 £39,500 +14.49% 2
Salford +12 3 £40,000 +72.04%
Altrincham +4 3 £25,000 -35.06% 1
Rochdale -4 3 £22,000 -60.71%
Bury - 3 £35,500 - 1
Oldham - 3 £47,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 187 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 114 (60.96%) Microsoft
4 113 (60.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (56.15%) Active Directory
6 79 (42.25%) VMware
7 73 (39.04%) MS Exchange
8 67 (35.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 57 (30.48%) SQL Server
10 56 (29.95%) MS Excel
11 52 (27.81%) SQL
12 50 (26.74%) DNS
13 47 (25.13%) Exchange Server 2010
14 45 (24.06%) ITIL
14 45 (24.06%) Firewall
14 45 (24.06%) PowerShell
15 44 (23.53%) DHCP
16 41 (21.93%) SAN
17 38 (20.32%) Cisco
18 37 (19.79%) Windows 7
19 34 (18.18%) Citrix
20 32 (17.11%) Hyper-V
20 32 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2007
21 31 (16.58%) Office 365
22 30 (16.04%) MS Office
23 28 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (14.97%) TCP/IP
23 28 (14.97%) Finance
23 28 (14.97%) SQL Server 2008
24 27 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (39.04%) MS Exchange
2 47 (25.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (12.30%) SharePoint
6 18 (9.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (6.42%) IIS
8 8 (4.28%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.60%) CMS
9 3 (1.60%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (29.95%) MS Excel
2 30 (16.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.58%) Office 365
2 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (26.74%) DNS
2 45 (24.06%) Firewall
3 44 (23.53%) DHCP
4 41 (21.93%) SAN
5 28 (14.97%) TCP/IP
6 21 (11.23%) LAN
6 21 (11.23%) VPN
7 14 (7.49%) WAN
8 8 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.21%) CTI
9 6 (3.21%) SNMP
9 6 (3.21%) Wireless
10 5 (2.67%) GSM
11 4 (2.14%) BGP
11 4 (2.14%) OSPF
11 4 (2.14%) VoIP
12 3 (1.60%) VLAN
13 2 (1.07%) DDNS
13 2 (1.07%) Internet
13 2 (1.07%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (11.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (10.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (9.63%) DTS
6 18 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (4.28%) DB2
8 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.53%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) ERwin
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 9 (4.81%) Legal
3 8 (4.28%) Law
4 6 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.67%) Banking
6 4 (2.14%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (22.46%) Analyst
2 33 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 30 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (14.97%) Support Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Administrator
5 21 (11.23%) DBA
5 21 (11.23%) SQL DBA
6 19 (10.16%) IT Engineer
7 18 (9.63%) IT Support
7 18 (9.63%) Server Engineer
8 17 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (8.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.95%) IT Analyst
11 12 (6.42%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 11 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
13 10 (5.35%) Service Analyst
13 10 (5.35%) SharePoint Administrator
14 9 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.23%) .NET
2 8 (4.28%) SAP Basis
3 5 (2.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (1.60%) CSS
4 3 (1.60%) HTML
4 3 (1.60%) jQuery
4 3 (1.60%) Web Services
5 2 (1.07%) COM
6 1 (0.53%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.83%) Replication
2 21 (11.23%) Clustering
3 10 (5.35%) iPad
4 7 (3.74%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.74%) Symmetrix
4 7 (3.74%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.21%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.67%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.14%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.07%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.07%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.07%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (1.07%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) CCTV
10 1 (0.53%) Life Science
10 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 187 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 113 (60.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (35.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (19.79%) Windows 7
6 22 (11.76%) Unix
7 21 (11.23%) Windows 8
8 19 (10.16%) Linux
9 18 (9.63%) Windows 10
10 14 (7.49%) Windows XP
11 8 (4.28%) AIX
12 4 (2.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.07%) Android
13 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.07%) VMS
13 2 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.06%) ITIL
2 18 (9.63%) High Availability
3 15 (8.02%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (7.49%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.95%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (5.35%) Change Control
6 10 (5.35%) Line Management
6 10 (5.35%) Service Management
7 8 (4.28%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.74%) Load Balancing
8 7 (3.74%) Migration
8 7 (3.74%) Project Management
8 7 (3.74%) Time Management
9 6 (3.21%) Patch Management
9 6 (3.21%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.21%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (2.67%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.81%) SQL
2 45 (24.06%) PowerShell
3 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.74%) VB
5 7 (3.74%) VBScript
6 3 (1.60%) C#
7 1 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.70%) MCSE
3 19 (10.16%) MCSA
4 18 (9.63%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.02%) MCP
6 13 (6.95%) CCNA
7 9 (4.81%) MCITP
8 7 (3.74%) Degree
9 5 (2.67%) CCNP
9 5 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.14%) MCTS
11 2 (1.07%) MCDST
12 1 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.53%) MCPD
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.95%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (56.15%) Active Directory
2 32 (17.11%) Hyper-V
3 25 (13.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.42%) vSphere
4 12 (6.42%) XenApp
5 5 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.67%) Xen
6 4 (2.14%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.60%) SRDF
8 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.07%) XenServer
9 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (11.23%) SCCM
2 12 (6.42%) LiteSpeed
3 11 (5.88%) SCOM
3 11 (5.88%) WSUS
4 9 (4.81%) Backup Exec
5 8 (4.28%) AirWatch
5 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (3.21%) HP SIM
7 5 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.67%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.14%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.07%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.07%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 114 (60.96%) Microsoft
2 79 (42.25%) VMware
3 38 (20.32%) Cisco
4 34 (18.18%) Citrix
5 16 (8.56%) HP
6 12 (6.42%) Veeam
7 11 (5.88%) Dell
8 10 (5.35%) Oracle
8 10 (5.35%) Remedy
9 9 (4.81%) Nimble Storage
10 8 (4.28%) EMC
10 8 (4.28%) SAP
11 7 (3.74%) F5
11 7 (3.74%) MobileIron
12 6 (3.21%) Mitel
12 6 (3.21%) NetApp
12 6 (3.21%) Sophos
13 5 (2.67%) IBM
13 5 (2.67%) Symantec
14 4 (2.14%) Intel Security
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £16000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31846.00 - £35662.00 per annum + fantastic benefits & pension
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Salary: to £25,000
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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