The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.05% 1.89% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 7.89% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Windows Server 2008
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.58% 23.90% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 15
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,123 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston 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 Preston

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Preston

Windows Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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