The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 27 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.28% 8.93% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.49% 29.03% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 9
Average salary £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,300 £52,000
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 Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 155 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 28.57% 30.75% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 94
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
1 52 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 31 (59.62%) DNS
5 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
6 28 (53.85%) Windows 7
7 27 (51.92%) MS Excel
8 26 (50.00%) DHCP
8 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (46.15%) Cisco
10 23 (44.23%) VMware
11 22 (42.31%) MCSE
12 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
12 21 (40.38%) Firewall
12 21 (40.38%) MCTS
12 21 (40.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (38.46%) MCSA
14 19 (36.54%) MS Office
14 19 (36.54%) MCITP
15 18 (34.62%) VPN
15 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
17 16 (30.77%) MCP
17 16 (30.77%) CCNA
17 16 (30.77%) Degree
18 13 (25.00%) Wireless
18 13 (25.00%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 21 (40.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle 9iAS
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Lync
7 2 (3.85%) WordPress
7 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (51.92%) MS Excel
2 19 (36.54%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.77%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Primavera
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) DNS
2 26 (50.00%) DHCP
3 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
3 21 (40.38%) Firewall
4 18 (34.62%) VPN
5 13 (25.00%) LAN
5 13 (25.00%) Wireless
5 13 (25.00%) WAN
6 10 (19.23%) SSL
7 8 (15.38%) VoIP
7 8 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 8 (15.38%) SNMP
7 8 (15.38%) IPsec
7 8 (15.38%) IP Telephony
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (15.38%) xDSL
7 8 (15.38%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) IT Support
3 14 (26.92%) Administrator
4 12 (23.08%) Support Engineer
5 10 (19.23%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (11.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (9.62%) Analyst
11 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
11 3 (5.77%) Consultant
11 3 (5.77%) DBA
11 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
11 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.77%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Life Science
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.31%) Windows 8
5 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Android
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
1 11 (21.15%) Service Management
2 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
3 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 5 (9.62%) Time Management
4 5 (9.62%) Service Continuity Management
4 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Data Management
5 3 (5.77%) ETL
5 3 (5.77%) ITSM
5 3 (5.77%) Security Management
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Prolog
3 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (42.31%) MCSE
4 21 (40.38%) MCTS
5 20 (38.46%) MCSA
6 19 (36.54%) MCITP
7 16 (30.77%) Degree
7 16 (30.77%) MCP
7 16 (30.77%) CCNA
8 8 (15.38%) CCNP
9 6 (11.54%) CCDP
9 6 (11.54%) CCIE
9 6 (11.54%) CCENT
10 5 (9.62%) HND
11 3 (5.77%) OCP
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 3 (5.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco
3 23 (44.23%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) Dell
5 3 (5.77%) CommVault
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 2 (3.85%) Mitel
6 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard