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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.80% 4.55% 3.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.49% 15.79% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +51.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £18,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
102 152 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.77% 28.79% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 117 81
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 41 (59.42%) MS Exchange
4 40 (57.97%) VMware
5 34 (49.28%) DNS
5 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
6 33 (47.83%) MS Excel
7 32 (46.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (44.93%) DHCP
9 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (42.03%) Windows 7
10 27 (39.13%) VPN
11 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 23 (33.33%) MCSA
13 22 (31.88%) MS Office
13 22 (31.88%) Cisco
14 21 (30.43%) MCSE
14 21 (30.43%) MCITP
15 20 (28.99%) Firewall
15 20 (28.99%) Citrix
15 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (26.09%) MCP
17 17 (24.64%) SQL
17 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
19 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
20 14 (20.29%) MCTS
20 14 (20.29%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (59.42%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.35%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (31.88%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Primavera
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (49.28%) DNS
2 31 (44.93%) DHCP
3 27 (39.13%) VPN
4 23 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (28.99%) Firewall
6 13 (18.84%) LAN
6 13 (18.84%) WAN
7 8 (11.59%) VoIP
8 5 (7.25%) Wireless
8 5 (7.25%) VLAN
8 5 (7.25%) DMZ
8 5 (7.25%) SAN
9 3 (4.35%) Broadband
10 2 (2.90%) SSL
11 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (18.84%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (17.39%) Analyst
6 10 (14.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Service Analyst
6 10 (14.49%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Administrator
8 8 (11.59%) IT Support
9 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (8.70%) Applications Support
11 5 (7.25%) Support Team Leader
11 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
11 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
12 4 (5.80%) IT Administrator
12 4 (5.80%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
1 3 (4.35%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Replication
1 3 (4.35%) Clustering
1 3 (4.35%) Life Science
1 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (42.03%) Windows 7
4 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (18.84%) UNIX
6 11 (15.94%) Linux
6 11 (15.94%) Windows 8
7 8 (11.59%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 11 (15.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.14%) Security Management
4 7 (10.14%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.70%) Time Management
6 5 (7.25%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 3 (4.35%) Service Management
8 3 (4.35%) ITSM
8 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.35%) Data Management
8 3 (4.35%) ETL
8 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (2.90%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.35%) VB6
3 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.35%) VB
3 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.35%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (33.33%) MCSA
3 21 (30.43%) MCSE
3 21 (30.43%) MCITP
4 18 (26.09%) MCP
5 14 (20.29%) MCTS
6 11 (15.94%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (11.59%) CCNA
8 4 (5.80%) CCENT
8 4 (5.80%) CCDP
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
9 3 (4.35%) HND
9 3 (4.35%) OCP
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (49.28%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.25%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.80%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Backup Exec
2 9 (13.04%) SCCM
3 7 (10.14%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.97%) VMware
3 22 (31.88%) Cisco
4 20 (28.99%) Citrix
5 10 (14.49%) NetApp
6 8 (11.59%) Avaya
6 8 (11.59%) Dell
7 5 (7.25%) Business Objects
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle
7 5 (7.25%) HP
7 5 (7.25%) Juniper
8 3 (4.35%) Toshiba
8 3 (4.35%) BT
8 3 (4.35%) Progress
8 3 (4.35%) CommVault
8 3 (4.35%) Lotus
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (2.90%) WatchGuard
9 2 (2.90%) McAfee
9 2 (2.90%) Mitel
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