The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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

Operating System Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 31 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 13.04% 19.62% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 23
Median salary £29,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.49% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Chester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Chester