The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.36% 0.51% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.59% 1.61% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £47,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.83% 31.47% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 54
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) MOM
4 4 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (40.00%) UAG
4 4 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) MCTS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VoIP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) 3G
2 1 (10.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (40.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) iPhone
4 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (40.00%) UAG
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) MOM
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
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