The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 29 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 5.00% 1.05% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 9.09% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £22,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.30% -23.52%  
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 Preston with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 11 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 13.75% 11.58% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 31
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Preston

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 Preston region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Veeam
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) AIX
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Veeam
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel
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