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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.12% 27.66% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 86.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £42,750 £26,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.32% +12.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
16 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 48.48% 31.91% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 4
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% +12.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) WatchGuard
4 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) ADSL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
7 2 (18.18%) vCloud
7 2 (18.18%) Big Data
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) IP Telephony
2 6 (54.55%) ADSL
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) DMZ
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Field Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
1 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) vCloud
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) WatchGuard
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Zerto
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago