The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 5.59% 1.55% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.02% 10.00% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £29,500 £25,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -29.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 47 30 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 32.87% 15.54% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 44
Median salary £29,500 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.48% +26.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,300 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) Office 365
5 7 (63.64%) VLAN
6 6 (54.55%) WLAN
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (36.36%) SAN
8 4 (36.36%) MPLS
8 4 (36.36%) SNMP
8 4 (36.36%) LDAP
8 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 3 (27.27%) MS Office
9 3 (27.27%) Internet
9 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
9 3 (27.27%) NAS
9 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (18.18%) MCITP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) WLAN
5 4 (36.36%) LDAP
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) SNMP
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) NAS
7 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 1 (9.09%) BGP
8 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
8 1 (9.09%) FTP
8 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
8 1 (9.09%) VoIP
8 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago