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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 18 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 8.89% 1.18% 15.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 2.13% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
64 94 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 47.41% 55.29% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 28
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Replication
3 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (86.67%) Server Patching
3 13 (86.67%) EMC VNX
3 13 (86.67%) HP
3 13 (86.67%) EMC
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (86.67%) SAN
3 13 (86.67%) Terminal Services
3 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 13 (86.67%) Veeam
3 13 (86.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB

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 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 13 (86.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (86.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 13 (86.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) EMC VNX
1 13 (86.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Server Patching
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) MCSE
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Terminal Services
2 13 (86.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) EMC
2 13 (86.67%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago