Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 27 32
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.57% 6.85% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 43.48% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 14
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +15.33% +73.42%
10th Percentile £27,250 £35,000 £23,625
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,750 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +6.06% -1.49%

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 18 46 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 9.42% 15.75% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 41
Bolton median annual salary £31,500 £36,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.10% +15.08% +14.55%
10th Percentile £24,000 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £52,500 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware