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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 96 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 109 91 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 2.33% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.81% 10.22% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 118
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,764
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £43,000 £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
789 890 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.92% 22.81% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 714 715 732
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Rochdale +1 15 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Bolton +2 10 £39,500 +5.33% 4
Oldham -2 2 £34,000 +47.82% 2
Salford +5 1 £35,000 +70.73%
Stockport +1 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Bury 0 1 £27,500 +61.76%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £32,500 - 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 203 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (67.98%) Windows Server
3 134 (66.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 128 (63.05%) Active Directory
5 122 (60.10%) Microsoft
6 103 (50.74%) VMware
7 82 (40.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 76 (37.44%) MS Exchange
9 66 (32.51%) ITIL
10 62 (30.54%) SQL Server
11 60 (29.56%) DNS
12 55 (27.09%) PowerShell
12 55 (27.09%) Hyper-V
13 52 (25.62%) Cisco
14 48 (23.65%) DHCP
14 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
15 47 (23.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 47 (23.15%) Exchange Server 2010
16 45 (22.17%) Firewall
16 45 (22.17%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (21.67%) SQL
18 42 (20.69%) SAN
19 41 (20.20%) MCSE
20 39 (19.21%) Citrix
21 37 (18.23%) HP
22 36 (17.73%) Office 365
23 33 (16.26%) IIS
24 32 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2013
25 31 (15.27%) MCSA
26 29 (14.29%) 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 76 (37.44%) MS Exchange
2 47 (23.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (16.26%) IIS
4 32 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (13.79%) SharePoint
6 25 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (11.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (5.42%) NetWeaver
9 5 (2.46%) Apache
10 3 (1.48%) CMS
11 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.73%) Office 365
2 9 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (29.56%) DNS
2 48 (23.65%) DHCP
3 45 (22.17%) Firewall
4 42 (20.69%) SAN
5 29 (14.29%) LAN
5 29 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 25 (12.32%) VPN
6 25 (12.32%) WAN
7 15 (7.39%) SNMP
8 14 (6.90%) IPsec
9 13 (6.40%) GSM
10 9 (4.43%) DDNS
10 9 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (3.45%) Internet
12 5 (2.46%) VLAN
12 5 (2.46%) Wireless
13 4 (1.97%) ADSL
13 4 (1.97%) IP Telephony
13 4 (1.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.54%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (5.42%) DB2
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.93%) DTS
4 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.46%) MySQL
5 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) ERwin
General
1 27 (13.30%) Finance
2 10 (4.93%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.94%) Retail
4 5 (2.46%) Banking
4 5 (2.46%) Legal
5 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.97%) Law
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (22.66%) Analyst
2 34 (16.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (16.75%) Support Engineer
3 25 (12.32%) Server Engineer
4 23 (11.33%) Support Analyst
5 21 (10.34%) Administrator
6 20 (9.85%) IT Support
7 15 (7.39%) Infrastructure Support
7 15 (7.39%) IT Engineer
7 15 (7.39%) Monitoring Engineer
8 14 (6.90%) SharePoint Administrator
8 14 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (5.91%) Consultant
10 12 (5.91%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (5.42%) DBA
11 11 (5.42%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.42%) SAP Consultant
11 11 (5.42%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.34%) .NET
2 11 (5.42%) SAP Basis
3 8 (3.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.94%) HTML
3 8 (3.94%) Web Services
4 5 (2.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.46%) LAMP
5 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (1.48%) CSS
5 3 (1.48%) jQuery
6 1 (0.49%) COM
6 1 (0.49%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Clustering
2 14 (6.90%) Replication
3 10 (4.93%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (4.93%) iPad
4 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.43%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.46%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.97%) PKI
8 3 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.48%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.48%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.99%) User Experience
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) CCTV
10 1 (0.49%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 203 (100.00%) Windows
2 138 (67.98%) Windows Server
3 134 (66.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (40.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (12.81%) Linux
5 26 (12.81%) Unix
5 26 (12.81%) Windows 7
6 22 (10.84%) Windows 8
7 13 (6.40%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.93%) AIX
9 7 (3.45%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.97%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.48%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.99%) Android
12 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.99%) VMS
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.51%) ITIL
2 22 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (8.87%) High Availability
4 16 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (6.90%) Service Management
6 13 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.40%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.42%) SAP Implementation
8 10 (4.93%) ITIL V3
8 10 (4.93%) Line Management
9 9 (4.43%) Change Control
10 8 (3.94%) Project Management
11 7 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.45%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.45%) Migration
11 7 (3.45%) Problem Management
12 6 (2.96%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (2.96%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (2.46%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (27.09%) PowerShell
2 44 (21.67%) SQL
3 13 (6.40%) VBScript
4 11 (5.42%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.42%) VB
5 8 (3.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.46%) Python
6 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.48%) C#
8 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 47 (23.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (20.20%) MCSE
3 31 (15.27%) MCSA
4 22 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (9.85%) MCP
6 17 (8.37%) CCNA
6 17 (8.37%) Degree
7 16 (7.88%) MCITP
8 10 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.94%) CCNP
9 8 (3.94%) MCTS
10 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.97%) NCIE
12 2 (0.99%) CCA
12 2 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.49%) MCPD
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.88%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (63.05%) Active Directory
2 55 (27.09%) Hyper-V
3 45 (22.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (9.85%) vSphere
5 17 (8.37%) XenApp
6 5 (2.46%) vCloud
6 5 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.97%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.99%) Xen
8 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.99%) XenServer
9 1 (0.49%) SRDF
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (11.82%) SCOM
2 22 (10.84%) SCCM
3 15 (7.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 15 (7.39%) HP SIM
3 15 (7.39%) SCOrch
4 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (4.93%) AirWatch
5 10 (4.93%) WSUS
6 9 (4.43%) ServiceCenter
7 7 (3.45%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.46%) Ansible
8 5 (2.46%) LiteSpeed
8 5 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.46%) Puppet
8 5 (2.46%) vMotion
9 4 (1.97%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.49%) Simpana
Vendors
1 122 (60.10%) Microsoft
2 103 (50.74%) VMware
3 52 (25.62%) Cisco
4 39 (19.21%) Citrix
5 37 (18.23%) HP
6 16 (7.88%) Veeam
7 13 (6.40%) Dell
8 12 (5.91%) NetApp
8 12 (5.91%) Oracle
9 11 (5.42%) SAP
10 9 (4.43%) 3PAR
10 9 (4.43%) Nimble Storage
10 9 (4.43%) Remedy
11 7 (3.45%) EMC
12 6 (2.96%) Apple
12 6 (2.96%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.46%) F5
13 5 (2.46%) IBM
13 5 (2.46%) Zerto
14 4 (1.97%) Forcepoint
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