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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 15 32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 9.59% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 31.82% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Median salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
33 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.00% 30.14% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 21
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix