The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West / Merseyside
Rank 65 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.01% 3.79% 3.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 13.25% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 14
Median salary £29,000 £36,018 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.48% +21.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 151 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.68% 28.60% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 101 103 98
Median salary £44,000 £36,018 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.16% +3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Liverpool -17 3 £27,500 -25.67% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 - 1
Wirral - 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (25.00%) Avaya
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Law
9 4 (20.00%) Legal
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (20.00%) iPad
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (15.00%) VLAN
10 3 (15.00%) VPN
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) CRM
10 3 (15.00%) IIS
10 3 (15.00%) MS Office
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) Windows XP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (15.00%) VLAN
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) IMAP
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Law
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Logistics
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas
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