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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.01% 3.66% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 11.64% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 22
Average salary £24,250 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.56% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,500
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
138 146 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.07% 31.40% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 116 129
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
6 30 (45.45%) VMware
7 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
8 26 (39.39%) Linux
8 26 (39.39%) VPN
9 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
9 24 (36.36%) UNIX
9 24 (36.36%) Citrix
10 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (33.33%) DNS
11 21 (31.82%) DHCP
11 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
11 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (28.79%) MCP
12 19 (28.79%) MCSE
12 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
13 18 (27.27%) MCSA
13 18 (27.27%) MS Office
13 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
14 17 (25.76%) SQL
15 16 (24.24%) Windows 8
15 16 (24.24%) MCTS
15 16 (24.24%) XenApp
16 15 (22.73%) MCITP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.58%) IBM Notes
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (39.39%) VPN
2 22 (33.33%) DNS
3 21 (31.82%) DHCP
3 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 14 (21.21%) LAN
4 14 (21.21%) WAN
5 8 (12.12%) SAN
6 5 (7.58%) Firewall
6 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.06%) VoIP
8 3 (4.55%) Network Security
9 2 (3.03%) VLAN
9 2 (3.03%) DMZ
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
10 1 (1.52%) SMTP
10 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) LoadRunner
2 12 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (13.64%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Support Engineer
1 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Test Manager
3 6 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) IT Support
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
1 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 24 (36.36%) UNIX
7 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (24.24%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.03%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) AIX
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) Migration
3 9 (13.64%) Test Management
3 9 (13.64%) Test Strategy
4 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
4 7 (10.61%) Security Management
4 7 (10.61%) Project Management
4 7 (10.61%) Regression Testing
5 6 (9.09%) CRM
6 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Information Security
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Information Security Management
7 2 (3.03%) Validation
8 1 (1.52%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.09%) VB
4 4 (6.06%) VBScript
5 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (28.79%) MCP
2 19 (28.79%) MCSE
3 18 (27.27%) MCSA
4 16 (24.24%) MCTS
5 15 (22.73%) MCITP
6 14 (21.21%) ISTQB
6 14 (21.21%) ISEB
7 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 7 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (6.06%) Degree
11 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 16 (24.24%) XenApp
4 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 9 (13.64%) VMware ESX
7 5 (7.58%) vSphere
8 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.06%) EdgeSight
3 2 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) VMware
2 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.36%) Citrix
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 8 (12.12%) NetApp
6 7 (10.61%) Oracle
7 6 (9.09%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) Symantec
7 6 (9.09%) Fujitsu
8 5 (7.58%) Dell
8 5 (7.58%) Lotus
9 4 (6.06%) AppSense
10 2 (3.03%) McAfee
10 2 (3.03%) Avaya
10 2 (3.03%) Juniper
10 2 (3.03%) Progress
11 1 (1.52%) Sophos
11 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.52%) Mitel
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