The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 21 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.30% 10.34% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.97% 26.47% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 5
Average salary £27,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -20.00%
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 Stockport region.

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 68 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 38.51% 39.08% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 83
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stockport

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) Android
4 4 (57.14%) iPhone
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
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