The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.41% 3.54% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 16.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 31.53% 22.12% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 38
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (75.00%) VMware
4 23 (71.88%) SAN
5 17 (53.13%) Linux
5 17 (53.13%) Cisco
5 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
6 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (43.75%) Juniper
7 14 (43.75%) Veeam
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (40.63%) WAN
8 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
9 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 12 (37.50%) CommVault
9 12 (37.50%) Project Management
9 12 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
9 12 (37.50%) Network Security
10 11 (34.38%) Dell
11 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
11 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
12 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (25.00%) SMTP
12 8 (25.00%) Avaya
12 8 (25.00%) Internet
12 8 (25.00%) Network Design

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.50%) IIS
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) SAN
3 13 (40.63%) WAN
4 12 (37.50%) Network Security
5 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
6 8 (25.00%) SMTP
6 8 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) DHCP
7 6 (18.75%) VPN
7 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 5 (15.63%) OSPF
8 5 (15.63%) BGP
9 4 (12.50%) LAN
9 4 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
10 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (9.38%) FTP
10 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) French Language
1 4 (12.50%) German Language
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (28.13%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Storage Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Development Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (9.38%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
5 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.50%) CentOS
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
1 12 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
1 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (25.00%) Network Design
3 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Perl
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) MCSA
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) MCTS
1 2 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
2 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Legato
1 5 (15.63%) Nagios
1 5 (15.63%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (15.63%) Icinga
2 4 (12.50%) WSUS
2 4 (12.50%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 14 (43.75%) Veeam
4 12 (37.50%) CommVault
5 11 (34.38%) Dell
6 8 (25.00%) Avaya
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
9 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.50%) Citrix
10 2 (6.25%) Apple
10 2 (6.25%) HP
10 2 (6.25%) EMC
10 2 (6.25%) Meru Networks
11 1 (3.13%) Symantec
11 1 (3.13%) McAfee
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