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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 43 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 9.27% 6.10% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.57% 26.23% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 15
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,800 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
106 122 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.84% 23.24% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 101 79
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,200 £44,000
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 40 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 38 (55.88%) VMware
5 35 (51.47%) VPN
6 34 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 33 (48.53%) Windows 7
8 32 (47.06%) DNS
8 32 (47.06%) DHCP
9 27 (39.71%) MCSA
9 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
11 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
12 24 (35.29%) MS Office
12 24 (35.29%) Citrix
13 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (32.35%) MCSE
13 22 (32.35%) MCP
13 22 (32.35%) MCITP
14 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (27.94%) Cisco
16 18 (26.47%) ITIL
17 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
17 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 15 (22.06%) Firewall
18 15 (22.06%) Linux
18 15 (22.06%) UNIX
19 14 (20.59%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.35%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (35.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (51.47%) VPN
2 32 (47.06%) DNS
2 32 (47.06%) DHCP
3 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
4 15 (22.06%) Firewall
5 11 (16.18%) LAN
5 11 (16.18%) WAN
6 8 (11.76%) VoIP
7 7 (10.29%) SAN
8 5 (7.35%) DMZ
8 5 (7.35%) VLAN
9 3 (4.41%) Wireless
9 3 (4.41%) Broadband
10 2 (2.94%) Network Security
11 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Analyst
5 12 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (16.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) Service Analyst
7 10 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) IT Support
9 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
10 5 (7.35%) Technical Support
10 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
10 5 (7.35%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Support Team Leader
10 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) Windows 7
3 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (22.06%) Linux
5 15 (22.06%) UNIX
6 13 (19.12%) Windows XP
7 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Project Management
2 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.76%) Security Management
4 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.82%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Time Management
7 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 2 (2.94%) OpenUP
9 1 (1.47%) Document Management
9 1 (1.47%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) VB
2 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
2 3 (4.41%) VB6
3 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) MCSA
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (32.35%) MCP
2 22 (32.35%) MCSE
2 22 (32.35%) MCITP
3 12 (17.65%) MCTS
4 8 (11.76%) CCNA
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) Degree
6 4 (5.88%) CCENT
6 4 (5.88%) CCDP
6 4 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.29%) XenApp
5 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.88%) VMware Server
7 3 (4.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
1 7 (10.29%) SCCM
1 7 (10.29%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 38 (55.88%) VMware
3 24 (35.29%) Citrix
4 19 (27.94%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) NetApp
6 8 (11.76%) Avaya
6 8 (11.76%) Dell
7 6 (8.82%) Symantec
8 5 (7.35%) Juniper
8 5 (7.35%) Lotus
9 3 (4.41%) Progress
9 3 (4.41%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) McAfee
9 3 (4.41%) Toshiba
9 3 (4.41%) BT
10 1 (1.47%) Sophos
10 1 (1.47%) Orchard
10 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
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