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

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.88% 2.40% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.09% 9.38% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 21
Median salary £29,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.66% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 128 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.10% 25.55% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 67 92 116
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,300 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram 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 27 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
Liverpool +4 9 £26,000 -56.66%
Wirral - 4 £25,000 -
St Helens - 2 £31,000 - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 7 (23.33%) Avaya
9 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) MS Office
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) Law
10 6 (20.00%) Legal
10 6 (20.00%) iPad
10 6 (20.00%) Office 365
10 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
11 5 (16.67%) VLAN
11 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 4 (13.33%) LAN

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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) IIS
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) DHCP
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (16.67%) VLAN
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) SAN
7 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) IMAP
8 1 (3.33%) SMTP
8 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Law
1 6 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Network Support
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.33%) Change Management
2 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.33%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCITP
2 3 (10.00%) NCDA
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Avaya
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Mitel
6 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago