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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 25 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 4 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 9.54% 3.20% 27.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.79% 9.76% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 30
Median salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £23,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £39,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median 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
137 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 56.85% 32.80% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 81 40 40
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (82.35%) VMware
4 23 (67.65%) Hyper-V
4 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
4 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (67.65%) Windows 8
5 21 (61.76%) Windows 10
5 21 (61.76%) Veeam
6 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (55.88%) Backup Exec
6 19 (55.88%) Symantec
6 19 (55.88%) SAN
6 19 (55.88%) Driving Licence
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
8 14 (41.18%) MCSA
9 12 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (35.29%) Coaching
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
10 11 (32.35%) Degree
10 11 (32.35%) MCSE
10 11 (32.35%) MS Office
10 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
11 9 (26.47%) CommVault
11 9 (26.47%) NetApp
11 9 (26.47%) Perl
11 9 (26.47%) WSUS
11 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
11 9 (26.47%) vSphere

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Server Support
2 14 (41.18%) Support Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Server Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Support Engineer
4 11 (32.35%) Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Support Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (26.47%) Server Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Server Support Analyst
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Specialist
6 7 (20.59%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (20.59%) Technical Support
6 7 (20.59%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (67.65%) Windows 7
3 23 (67.65%) Windows 8
4 21 (61.76%) Windows 10
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Coaching
2 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
2 9 (26.47%) Patch Management
2 9 (26.47%) Server Building
2 9 (26.47%) Software Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) ERP
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Perl
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (41.18%) MCSA
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
3 11 (32.35%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) MCITP
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) MCTS
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Hyper-V
2 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 9 (26.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Backup Exec
2 12 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (26.47%) SCCM
3 9 (26.47%) Simpana
3 9 (26.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Veeam
3 19 (55.88%) Symantec
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) CommVault
5 9 (26.47%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Sophos