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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.88% 11.45% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% 37.25% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £32,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
41 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.33% 30.72% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 53
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (86.36%) Firewall
4 17 (77.27%) VMware
5 15 (68.18%) Linux
5 15 (68.18%) Cisco
5 15 (68.18%) SAN
5 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (63.64%) WAN
7 13 (59.09%) Project Management
7 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
8 12 (54.55%) Veeam
8 12 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (54.55%) Network Security
8 12 (54.55%) Load Balancing
8 12 (54.55%) Public Cloud
8 12 (54.55%) CommVault
8 12 (54.55%) Juniper
9 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (36.36%) Network Design
10 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
10 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (36.36%) SMTP
11 6 (27.27%) Nagios
11 6 (27.27%) Dell
11 6 (27.27%) Icinga
11 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
11 6 (27.27%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) SAN
3 14 (63.64%) WAN
4 12 (54.55%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) SMTP
6 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 5 (22.73%) OSPF
6 5 (22.73%) BGP
7 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
8 3 (13.64%) DHCP
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 2 (9.09%) LAN
10 1 (4.55%) Wireless
10 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) French Language
1 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Development Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Development Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Public Cloud
2 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) CentOS
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (4.55%) Android
8 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
8 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 12 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (36.36%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
8 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Nagios
1 6 (27.27%) Icinga
2 5 (22.73%) Legato
2 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (18.18%) Cacti
4 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Juniper
3 12 (54.55%) CommVault
3 12 (54.55%) Veeam
4 6 (27.27%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
6 3 (13.64%) Avaya
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) McAfee