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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank - 43 39
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 1.75% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.33% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £20,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.50%
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 Stockport region.

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 75 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 22.35% 32.75% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 67
Average salary £34,500 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) SS7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
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