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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.12% 0.47% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 1.89% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
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
76 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 42.70% 25.00% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 45
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) DEFINITY
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) DEFINITY
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco