Period
to 20 July 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 49 49
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.85% 4.03% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.71% 15.50% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 35
Merseyside median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% -13.33% +31.58%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,800 £22,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £60,000 £41,750
North West median annual salary £31,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.54% +8.33%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 204 258 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.39% 26.01% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 138 187 184
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -9.72%
10th Percentile £25,675 £25,500 £21,150
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £56,600
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Merseyside

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -24 16 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Wirral - 6 £27,500 -
St Helens - 4 £31,000 -
Windows Server 2008
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (73.33%) VMware
4 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
7 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (36.67%) DHCP
8 11 (36.67%) DNS
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (36.67%) vSphere
8 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (33.33%) MCITP
10 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
10 9 (30.00%) Cisco
11 8 (26.67%) Finance
11 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
11 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
12 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
12 7 (23.33%) Firewall
12 7 (23.33%) CCNA
12 7 (23.33%) SAN
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.00%) NetApp
13 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (20.00%) Change Management
13 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (16.67%) IIS
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DHCP
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (13.33%) Back Office
4 4 (13.33%) Law
4 4 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) IT Support
5 6 (20.00%) IT Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Administrator
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Network Administrator
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Server Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Network Support
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 4 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.33%) Android
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
2 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Server Patching
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (33.33%) MCITP
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 6 (20.00%) NCDA
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (36.67%) vSphere
4 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Avaya
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Sophos
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
Liverpool, Merseyside
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago