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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 3.33% 18.57% 9.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 37.14% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £35,750 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +98.61%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
8 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 26.67% 50.00% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +45.83%
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 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) HNC
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) BitLocker

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Customer Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya