Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 33 40
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 7.37% 2.05% 3.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 18.75% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% -5.06% +21.54%
10th Percentile £22,200 £27,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £43,050
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £29,750 £33,328
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.73% +2.55%

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 29 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 30.53% 10.96% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 41
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,475 £24,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £44,125 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
4 4 (57.14%) Retail
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
7 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) MS Access

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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCP
1 6 (85.71%) MCSA
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Novell
3 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
3 1 (14.29%) Sage