The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 7.14% 9.68% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 6 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 16.67% 19.35% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% +14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Macclesfield

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (20.00%) Wyse

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (20.00%) Case Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Wyse
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam