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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.68% 5.80% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 36.36% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
12 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.16% 15.94% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 5
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
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