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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 44 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.28% 27.85% 9.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 84.62% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 9
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
40 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.79% 32.91% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 28
Average salary £28,000 £33,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco
7 6 (46.15%) ITIL
7 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 6 (46.15%) Firewall
8 5 (38.46%) IIS
8 5 (38.46%) Project Management
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 4 (30.77%) Juniper
9 4 (30.77%) SAN
9 4 (30.77%) CommVault
9 4 (30.77%) Perl
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) Linux
9 4 (30.77%) DHCP
9 4 (30.77%) DNS
9 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
9 4 (30.77%) Information Security
9 4 (30.77%) Change Management
9 4 (30.77%) Network Security
9 4 (30.77%) Time Management
9 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
9 4 (30.77%) CentOS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) Icinga
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) CommVault
4 4 (30.77%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago