The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 13 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 5.66% 7.89% 23.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 25.00% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £35,000 £18,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 52.83% 31.58% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 21
Average salary £38,000 £36,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Runcorn

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (28.57%) XenMobile
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) CSS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) XenMobile
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago