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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - - 5.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 18.75% 11.11% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) NCDA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) InterBase
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco