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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 90 98 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 94 87 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.73% 2.59% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.55% 11.21% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 106
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
749 776 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.72% 23.12% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 652 643 894
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,973
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 11 £39,500 +25.39% 3
Altrincham +7 6 £32,000 +10.34%
Bury - 6 £35,500 -
Rochdale +1 3 £22,000 -48.53%
Oldham -1 3 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Salford +6 2 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 -
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (61.19%) Microsoft
3 122 (60.70%) Windows Server
4 116 (57.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (56.72%) Active Directory
6 87 (43.28%) MS Exchange
7 86 (42.79%) VMware
8 72 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 65 (32.34%) SQL Server
10 60 (29.85%) SQL
11 59 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 57 (28.36%) ITIL
13 56 (27.86%) MS Excel
14 52 (25.87%) SAN
15 49 (24.38%) DNS
15 49 (24.38%) Windows 7
16 48 (23.88%) DHCP
17 46 (22.89%) Cisco
17 46 (22.89%) PowerShell
18 42 (20.90%) Firewall
18 42 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (20.40%) Microsoft Certification
20 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2013
21 38 (18.91%) Citrix
21 38 (18.91%) MS Office
22 37 (18.41%) TCP/IP
23 34 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
23 34 (16.92%) Hyper-V
24 33 (16.42%) LAN
25 32 (15.92%) Office 365

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 87 (43.28%) MS Exchange
2 59 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (12.44%) SharePoint
6 22 (10.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (5.47%) Skype for Business
8 8 (3.98%) IIS
9 5 (2.49%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.49%) CMS
11 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (27.86%) MS Excel
2 38 (18.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.92%) Office 365
2 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.87%) SAN
2 49 (24.38%) DNS
3 48 (23.88%) DHCP
4 42 (20.90%) Firewall
5 37 (18.41%) TCP/IP
6 33 (16.42%) LAN
7 27 (13.43%) VPN
8 20 (9.95%) WAN
9 8 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (3.98%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.99%) CTI
10 6 (2.99%) Wireless
11 5 (2.49%) Network Security
12 4 (1.99%) BGP
12 4 (1.99%) DDNS
12 4 (1.99%) IPsec
12 4 (1.99%) OSPF
12 4 (1.99%) SNMP
13 3 (1.49%) VLAN
13 3 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.34%) SQL Server
2 42 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (13.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 25 (12.44%) DTS
5 25 (12.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (12.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.49%) DB2
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) ERwin
General
1 30 (14.93%) Finance
2 9 (4.48%) Law
3 7 (3.48%) Back Office
3 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.99%) Legal
5 4 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.49%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (23.88%) Analyst
2 36 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (16.42%) Support Engineer
4 29 (14.43%) DBA
4 29 (14.43%) SQL DBA
5 28 (13.93%) Support Analyst
6 25 (12.44%) Administrator
7 23 (11.44%) IT Support
8 21 (10.45%) IT Engineer
9 16 (7.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (7.96%) Server Engineer
10 15 (7.46%) IT Analyst
11 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (6.97%) SQL Server DBA
12 13 (6.47%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (6.47%) Service Analyst
13 12 (5.97%) Desktop Support
14 11 (5.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (5.47%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.95%) .NET
2 5 (2.49%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (1.49%) COM
3 3 (1.49%) CSS
3 3 (1.49%) HTML
3 3 (1.49%) jQuery
3 3 (1.49%) Web Services
4 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.50%) ODBC
5 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.42%) Replication
2 21 (10.45%) Clustering
3 10 (4.98%) Symmetrix
4 9 (4.48%) iPad
5 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.98%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.98%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.99%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.49%) EqualLogic
7 5 (2.49%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (1.99%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.99%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.49%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.49%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.00%) User Experience
11 1 (0.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (60.70%) Windows Server
3 116 (57.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (24.38%) Windows 7
6 25 (12.44%) Windows 8
7 20 (9.95%) Windows XP
8 19 (9.45%) Linux
9 17 (8.46%) Windows 10
10 16 (7.96%) Unix
11 13 (6.47%) AIX
12 6 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.49%) CentOS
14 4 (1.99%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.00%) Android
15 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.00%) VMS
15 2 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.36%) ITIL
2 27 (13.43%) High Availability
3 22 (10.95%) Capacity Planning
3 22 (10.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (9.95%) Performance Analysis
5 13 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.47%) Change Control
6 11 (5.47%) Service Management
7 10 (4.98%) Patch Management
8 9 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (3.98%) Line Management
10 7 (3.48%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.48%) Migration
10 7 (3.48%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.48%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.48%) Time Management
10 7 (3.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 6 (2.99%) Project Management
12 5 (2.49%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.49%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.85%) SQL
2 46 (22.89%) PowerShell
3 29 (14.43%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.98%) VB
4 8 (3.98%) VBScript
5 5 (2.49%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (0.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (20.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.93%) MCSE
3 25 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (10.45%) MCP
5 20 (9.95%) CCNA
5 20 (9.95%) MCSA
6 17 (8.46%) MCITP
7 11 (5.47%) Degree
8 10 (4.98%) CCNP
9 8 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.98%) MCTS
10 7 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.49%) A+ Certification
11 5 (2.49%) CISSP
11 5 (2.49%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (2.49%) HP ASE
11 5 (2.49%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (2.49%) RHCE
11 5 (2.49%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) SLA
System Software
1 114 (56.72%) Active Directory
2 34 (16.92%) Hyper-V
3 31 (15.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (9.45%) vSphere
5 14 (6.97%) XenApp
6 6 (2.99%) SRDF
7 5 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.49%) Xen
8 4 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.99%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.00%) XenServer
11 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (11.44%) SCCM
2 18 (8.96%) LiteSpeed
3 15 (7.46%) Backup Exec
4 14 (6.97%) WSUS
5 9 (4.48%) HP SIM
6 8 (3.98%) AirWatch
6 8 (3.98%) SCOM
7 7 (3.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.99%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.99%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (1.00%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (1.00%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.50%) SnapMirror
12 1 (0.50%) SnapVault
12 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 123 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 86 (42.79%) VMware
3 46 (22.89%) Cisco
4 38 (18.91%) Citrix
5 20 (9.95%) Dell
5 20 (9.95%) HP
6 12 (5.97%) IBM
6 12 (5.97%) Remedy
6 12 (5.97%) Sophos
6 12 (5.97%) Symantec
7 11 (5.47%) Veeam
8 10 (4.98%) EMC
9 9 (4.48%) Intel Security
10 8 (3.98%) Nimble Storage
10 8 (3.98%) Oracle
11 7 (3.48%) F5
11 7 (3.48%) MobileIron
11 7 (3.48%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.48%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.99%) NetApp
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5% Annual Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wigan
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ultimate Products
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Structured salary with stepped increases
Posted: 18 days ago
Bolton
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ultimate Products
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum structured salary with stepped increases
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bolton
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago