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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.55% 0.33% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 1.43% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £28,000 £23,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.14% -29.85%  
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 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 36 70 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 19.67% 23.03% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 67 39
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.84% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 27 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) WLAN
3 7 (77.78%) VLAN
3 7 (77.78%) Office 365
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) LDAP
5 5 (55.56%) SNMP
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) MPLS
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (33.33%) NAS
7 3 (33.33%) MCITP
8 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (22.22%) Information Security
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office

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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) WLAN
3 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
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