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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.89% 4.23% 4.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.41% 16.94% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 21
Median salary £36,000 £22,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 124 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.03% 24.95% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 87 139
Median salary £36,000 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
Liverpool -14 20 £36,000 +63.63% 2
Birkenhead 0 1 - - 1
Southport - 1 £23,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
North West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server
3 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
4 18 (45.00%) Finance
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
6 14 (35.00%) VMware
7 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (30.00%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) Office 365
8 11 (27.50%) Citrix
9 10 (25.00%) HP
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (22.50%) ITIL
10 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
10 9 (22.50%) MCSE
10 9 (22.50%) Avaya
10 9 (22.50%) MCITP
10 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
11 8 (20.00%) Debian
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) JavaScript

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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (17.50%) nginx
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
2 8 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.50%) DSL
5 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.50%) MPLS
5 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (7.50%) VPLS
6 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.00%) SMTP
7 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.00%) Subversion
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Administrator
2 11 (27.50%) IT Support
3 9 (22.50%) ICT Support
4 8 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (17.50%) Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (15.00%) ICT Assistant
6 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) IT Assistant
6 6 (15.00%) IT Support Assistant
6 6 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (15.00%) Linux Support
6 6 (15.00%) Network Administrator
6 6 (15.00%) Network Support
6 6 (15.00%) Support Assistant
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (12.50%) Server Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.00%) JSON
2 6 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (15.00%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.00%) iPad
3 3 (7.50%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (7.50%) iPhone
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server
2 31 (77.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
4 8 (20.00%) Debian
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.50%) CentOS
6 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.50%) Android
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Email Filtering
5 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.00%) Server Building
5 4 (10.00%) Web Filtering
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) Perl
3 7 (17.50%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (22.50%) MCITP
2 9 (22.50%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) MCSA
4 3 (7.50%) A+ Certification
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) Varnish
4 6 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (7.50%) vSphere
6 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.00%) Cacti
2 6 (15.00%) Munin
2 6 (15.00%) Nagios
2 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.00%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Citrix
4 10 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Avaya
6 7 (17.50%) Dell
7 6 (15.00%) SonicWALL
7 6 (15.00%) Sophos
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco
8 3 (7.50%) EMC
9 2 (5.00%) Apple
9 2 (5.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) SAP
10 1 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago