The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 15.52% 5.56% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.13% 60.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £43,215
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -46.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £21,800 £41,787
10% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £28,600 £44,643
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 39.66% 9.26% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 8
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £41,430
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -44.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

The demand trend of job ads across the Oldham 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 Oldham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oldham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) MS Office
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) VoIP
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (54.55%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (54.55%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) Security Management
1 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security