The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.60% 5.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.58% 29.63% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 25
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,550 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wigan

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wigan

Windows Server 2008
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago