The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.88% 5.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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 Rochdale region.

Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 31.25% 24.32% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 25
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Rochdale

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) ADSL
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
6 4 (40.00%) Internet
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) IIS
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (20.00%) Apache
8 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (20.00%) SNMP
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (20.00%) Management Information System

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) ADSL
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) IPsec
3 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (20.00%) vCloud
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) OpenNMS
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Acronis
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
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