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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West / Manchester
Rank 133 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 68 115 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.77% 3.48% 2.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.08% 13.56% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 97 100
Median salary £30,750 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
842 848 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.95% 25.67% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 707 700 855
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport +13 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Altrincham -2 8 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Wigan - 3 £23,000 - 1
Salford -4 2 - -
Bury -12 1 £27,500 -22.80%
Oldham - 1 £25,000 - 2
Rochdale - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 172 (80.75%) Active Directory
3 160 (75.12%) Windows Server
4 140 (65.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 138 (64.79%) VMware
6 125 (58.69%) Microsoft
7 83 (38.97%) MS Exchange
8 80 (37.56%) DNS
9 75 (35.21%) ITIL
10 74 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 63 (29.58%) Windows 7
12 61 (28.64%) DHCP
13 60 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
13 60 (28.17%) Hyper-V
14 59 (27.70%) Citrix
15 53 (24.88%) LAN
16 51 (23.94%) Cisco
17 45 (21.13%) MS Excel
18 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2003
19 43 (20.19%) MCSE
20 42 (19.72%) WAN
20 42 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
21 41 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2013
22 40 (18.78%) HP
22 40 (18.78%) MS Office
23 39 (18.31%) SAN
23 39 (18.31%) Firewall
23 39 (18.31%) Office 365
24 38 (17.84%) TCP/IP

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 83 (38.97%) MS Exchange
2 42 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (17.37%) IIS
5 30 (14.08%) SharePoint
6 19 (8.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.29%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.88%) Apache
10 3 (1.41%) Site Server
11 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.94%) nginx
12 1 (0.47%) DNN
12 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.47%) Zimbra
Applications
1 45 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 40 (18.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Magento
1 2 (0.94%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 39 (18.31%) Office 365
2 15 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.88%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (37.56%) DNS
2 61 (28.64%) DHCP
3 53 (24.88%) LAN
4 42 (19.72%) WAN
5 39 (18.31%) Firewall
5 39 (18.31%) SAN
6 38 (17.84%) TCP/IP
7 26 (12.21%) VPN
7 26 (12.21%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (6.10%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (6.10%) VLAN
8 13 (6.10%) VoIP
9 11 (5.16%) IPsec
9 11 (5.16%) SNMP
10 9 (4.23%) Internet
11 8 (3.76%) GSM
12 7 (3.29%) Wireless
13 6 (2.82%) DDNS
13 6 (2.82%) MPLS
13 6 (2.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.35%) MySQL
3 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.47%) DTS
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 18 (8.45%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.35%) Back Office
4 4 (1.88%) Retail
5 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (24.88%) Support Engineer
3 45 (21.13%) Analyst
4 37 (17.37%) IT Support
5 27 (12.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 27 (12.68%) Support Analyst
6 23 (10.80%) VMware Engineer
7 21 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 21 (9.86%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 20 (9.39%) Server Engineer
9 19 (8.92%) Infrastructure Support
9 19 (8.92%) IT Analyst
9 19 (8.92%) IT Support Analyst
10 16 (7.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (7.51%) IT Engineer
11 15 (7.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 14 (6.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (6.10%) IT Support Engineer
13 13 (6.10%) Support Technician
14 12 (5.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.69%) Web Services
2 7 (3.29%) .NET
3 4 (1.88%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.88%) HTML
3 4 (1.88%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.47%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.37%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.57%) iPad
3 11 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.23%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (2.82%) Clustering
5 6 (2.82%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.35%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.35%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (2.35%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.88%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.88%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.94%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.94%) PKI
10 1 (0.47%) Blog
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) IPTV
10 1 (0.47%) Life Science
10 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 160 (75.12%) Windows Server
3 140 (65.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (29.58%) Windows 7
5 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (15.96%) Windows 8
7 27 (12.68%) Linux
8 26 (12.21%) Windows 10
9 14 (6.57%) Windows XP
10 11 (5.16%) Unix
11 9 (4.23%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.35%) AIX
13 5 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.41%) CentOS
15 2 (0.94%) Debian
15 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.21%) ITIL
2 25 (11.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (7.98%) Migration
4 12 (5.63%) Coaching
4 12 (5.63%) High Availability
5 11 (5.16%) Service Management
6 10 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (4.69%) Configuration Management
7 9 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.76%) Information Security
9 6 (2.82%) Data Protection
10 5 (2.35%) Change Management
10 5 (2.35%) Document Management
10 5 (2.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (2.35%) Service Desk Management
10 5 (2.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (1.88%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.43%) SQL
2 34 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.23%) Python
3 9 (4.23%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.29%) VBScript
5 6 (2.82%) VB
6 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.47%) Ruby
6 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (20.19%) MCSE
3 35 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (12.21%) CCNA
5 25 (11.74%) MCITP
6 20 (9.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (8.45%) CCNP
8 16 (7.51%) MCP
8 16 (7.51%) MCSA
9 13 (6.10%) Degree
10 11 (5.16%) MCTS
11 9 (4.23%) NCIE
12 7 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.41%) CCAA
13 3 (1.41%) CCSE
13 3 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.94%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.94%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.04%) SLA
2 3 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 172 (80.75%) Active Directory
2 74 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (28.17%) Hyper-V
4 29 (13.62%) vSphere
5 15 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (6.10%) XenApp
7 12 (5.63%) VMware Server
8 10 (4.69%) VMware ESX
9 9 (4.23%) vCloud
10 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.41%) KVM
12 2 (0.94%) Varnish
13 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.47%) Docker
13 1 (0.47%) pfSense
13 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (8.45%) SCCM
2 15 (7.04%) HP SIM
2 15 (7.04%) SCOM
3 11 (5.16%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (4.69%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.69%) SCOrch
5 9 (4.23%) Ansible
5 9 (4.23%) Puppet
5 9 (4.23%) vMotion
6 6 (2.82%) ServiceCenter
7 5 (2.35%) AirWatch
7 5 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (2.35%) WSUS
8 3 (1.41%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (1.41%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.94%) cPanel
9 2 (0.94%) Nagios
9 2 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 138 (64.79%) VMware
2 125 (58.69%) Microsoft
3 59 (27.70%) Citrix
4 51 (23.94%) Cisco
5 40 (18.78%) HP
6 21 (9.86%) Intel Security
7 20 (9.39%) Dell
7 20 (9.39%) Veeam
8 13 (6.10%) Symantec
9 12 (5.63%) NetApp
10 10 (4.69%) Juniper
11 9 (4.23%) SolarWinds
11 9 (4.23%) SonicWALL
11 9 (4.23%) Zerto
12 8 (3.76%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.82%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.35%) Sophos
15 4 (1.88%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.88%) F5
15 4 (1.88%) GFI Software
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension Health
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oldham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
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Salary: competitive
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Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
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Wigan
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Ultimate Products
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