Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.85% 1.04% 8.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 13.33% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
Bolton median annual salary £32,500 £31,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -20.89% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,200 £26,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £37,375 £41,950
Manchester median annual salary £35,156 £30,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +17.19% -15.49% +10.94%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 24.62% 7.77% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 39
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -16.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,000 £20,563
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,250 £46,300
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bolton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bolton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Bolton over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Meraki
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Server Migration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam