The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.37% 2.17% 10.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 5.56% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 21.92% 39.13% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 31
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 September 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
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + training
Posted: 4 days ago