Period
to 18 October 2018

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 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 43 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.72% 0.72% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 3.92% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Chester median annual salary £38,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.17% -7.69% +24.80%
10th Percentile £36,625 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £39,875 £37,250 £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +48.94% -6.00% -25.93%

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 Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 54 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.49% 18.48% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 61
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +29.31% -17.14%
10th Percentile £23,776 £22,450 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £51,500 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Server Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed