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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.38% 4.90% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.30% 18.75% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 10
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
99 144 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.06% 26.13% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 92 111 81
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 6 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 6 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
3 41 (58.57%) MS Exchange
4 40 (57.14%) VMware
5 34 (48.57%) MS Excel
5 34 (48.57%) DNS
6 33 (47.14%) DHCP
7 32 (45.71%) VPN
8 31 (44.29%) Windows 7
9 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
10 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (35.71%) MCSA
11 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
13 23 (32.86%) MS Office
14 22 (31.43%) Citrix
15 21 (30.00%) MCSE
15 21 (30.00%) MCITP
16 20 (28.57%) MCP
16 20 (28.57%) Cisco
16 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (25.71%) Firewall
17 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (24.29%) Hyper-V
19 16 (22.86%) ITIL
20 15 (21.43%) SQL
21 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
21 14 (20.00%) UNIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (58.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) IIS
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (48.57%) MS Excel
2 23 (32.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Primavera
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) DNS
2 33 (47.14%) DHCP
3 32 (45.71%) VPN
4 24 (34.29%) TCP/IP
5 18 (25.71%) Firewall
6 13 (18.57%) LAN
6 13 (18.57%) WAN
7 8 (11.43%) VoIP
8 6 (8.57%) SAN
9 5 (7.14%) DMZ
9 5 (7.14%) Wireless
9 5 (7.14%) VLAN
10 3 (4.29%) Broadband
11 2 (2.86%) SSL
11 2 (2.86%) Network Security
12 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Support Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (17.14%) Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (15.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) IT Support
8 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.43%) Replication
2 1 (1.43%) Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (44.29%) Windows 7
3 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (20.00%) UNIX
6 13 (18.57%) Linux
7 12 (17.14%) Windows 8
8 11 (15.71%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) Solaris
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) Project Management
3 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.00%) Security Management
4 7 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.57%) CRM
6 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.14%) Time Management
6 5 (7.14%) Migration
6 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.86%) OpenUP
8 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.43%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.43%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.43%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) VB
2 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
2 3 (4.29%) VB6
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.43%) Prolog
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (35.71%) MCSA
3 21 (30.00%) MCSE
3 21 (30.00%) MCITP
4 20 (28.57%) MCP
5 12 (17.14%) MCTS
6 9 (12.86%) Degree
7 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (11.43%) CCNA
8 4 (5.71%) CCDP
8 4 (5.71%) CCIE
8 4 (5.71%) CCENT
9 2 (2.86%) HND
10 1 (1.43%) OCP
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (24.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.57%) XenApp
5 4 (5.71%) VMware Server
5 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.29%) XenServer
7 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
2 8 (11.43%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) WSUS
5 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.14%) VMware
3 22 (31.43%) Citrix
4 20 (28.57%) Cisco
5 12 (17.14%) NetApp
6 10 (14.29%) Dell
7 8 (11.43%) Avaya
8 6 (8.57%) Symantec
9 5 (7.14%) Lotus
9 5 (7.14%) HP
9 5 (7.14%) Juniper
10 3 (4.29%) Business Objects
10 3 (4.29%) Progress
10 3 (4.29%) Toshiba
10 3 (4.29%) BT
11 2 (2.86%) McAfee
11 2 (2.86%) Oracle
11 2 (2.86%) Mitel
11 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
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