Period
to 20 January 2019

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 58 43
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.53% 0.72% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 3.03% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -48.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £33,750
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £25,250 £21,750
% change year-on-year +28.71% +16.09% -17.92%

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 42 99 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.46% 23.80% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 91 38
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -22.62%
10th Percentile £24,750 £20,000 £24,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% -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 20 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 Chester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) VMware