The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 6.25% 2.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.39% 5.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 56 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.63% 38.10% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 9
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) MCITP
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) EMC
7 3 (30.00%) Juniper
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Apple
7 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
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