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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 8.00% - 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £22,750 - £38,000
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
23 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 46.00% 21.95% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 20
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -32.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £39,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
7 2 (22.22%) MCSE
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Windows NT

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCDST
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) MetaFrame
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago