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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 2.94% - 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £23,000 - £45,000
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
11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 32.35% 19.23% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MFGPRO
1 1 (33.33%) Agresso
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) QAD
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Epicor
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
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