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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 228 218 160
Rank change year-on-year -10 -58 +56
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 5 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.51% 0.11% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.24% 0.60% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 31
10th Percentile £24,450 £36,225 £21,250
25th Percentile £26,063 £39,938 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,298 £49,750 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -35.08% +42.14% +13.82%
75th Percentile £42,759 £61,563 £45,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,625 £48,750
North West median annual salary £36,122 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.70% +14.29% +11.11%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 956 840 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.81% 18.71% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 663 691 536
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £30,000 £36,375 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,675 £67,500 £68,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Manchester

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Bolton - 4 £25,500 -
Stockport - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (58.06%) VMware
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (51.61%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) Firewall
9 12 (38.71%) DHCP
9 12 (38.71%) DNS
10 11 (35.48%) SQL
11 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (32.26%) Social Skills
12 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
12 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
13 8 (25.81%) Law
13 8 (25.81%) ITIL
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
13 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
13 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
13 8 (25.81%) Self-Motivation
14 7 (22.58%) Azure
14 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (19.35%) SLA
15 6 (19.35%) Cisco

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (22.58%) Azure
3 5 (16.13%) AWS
4 2 (6.45%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) DHCP
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 10 (32.26%) Social Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Law
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Finance
6 1 (3.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Local Government
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) IT Support
1 6 (19.35%) IT Technician
2 5 (16.13%) DBA
2 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
4 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2016
5 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (6.45%) CentOS
9 2 (6.45%) Linux
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
4 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.13%) High Availability
6 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) Software Distribution
7 4 (12.90%) Ticket Management
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
9 2 (6.45%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.23%) Break/Fix
10 1 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (3.23%) Cyber Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) ACSP
2 3 (9.68%) HP AIS
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
2 3 (9.68%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (12.90%) Veeam
6 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 3 (9.68%) WatchGuard
7 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) Epicor
7 2 (6.45%) Meraki
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 2 (6.45%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (3.23%) Datto
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) N-able
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle