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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.22% 1.33% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 7.14% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.06% 18.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 30
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (82.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (80.00%) SAN
3 32 (80.00%) VMware
4 24 (60.00%) Firewall
5 21 (52.50%) Juniper
5 21 (52.50%) Veeam
5 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
8 16 (40.00%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) Cisco
10 14 (35.00%) Citrix
10 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (32.50%) DHCP
11 13 (32.50%) DNS
12 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
13 11 (27.50%) Network Security
13 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (27.50%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
13 11 (27.50%) Dell
13 11 (27.50%) CommVault
13 11 (27.50%) WAN
13 11 (27.50%) Project Management
14 10 (25.00%) MCSE
14 10 (25.00%) MCSA
14 10 (25.00%) Apple
14 10 (25.00%) EMC

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (80.00%) SAN
2 24 (60.00%) Firewall
3 13 (32.50%) DHCP
3 13 (32.50%) DNS
4 11 (27.50%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) Network Security
5 10 (25.00%) Wireless
6 9 (22.50%) IP Telephony
7 8 (20.00%) SMTP
7 8 (20.00%) Internet
8 6 (15.00%) VPN
9 5 (12.50%) OSPF
9 5 (12.50%) BGP
10 4 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (7.50%) FTP
11 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.50%) LAN
11 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) French Language
1 4 (10.00%) German Language
2 3 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Administrator
3 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Support
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Development Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (7.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (82.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.50%) CentOS
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
1 11 (27.50%) Technical Architecture
1 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
2 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.00%) Network Design
3 8 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Line Management
5 3 (7.50%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Perl
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) MCSE
1 10 (25.00%) MCSA
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (25.00%) MCTS
1 10 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
3 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Legato
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (12.50%) Icinga
2 4 (10.00%) Cacti
3 3 (7.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) VMware
2 21 (52.50%) Veeam
2 21 (52.50%) Juniper
3 15 (37.50%) Cisco
4 14 (35.00%) Citrix
5 11 (27.50%) Dell
5 11 (27.50%) CommVault
6 10 (25.00%) Apple
6 10 (25.00%) EMC
6 10 (25.00%) HP
6 10 (25.00%) Meru Networks
7 8 (20.00%) Avaya
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.50%) Symantec
9 5 (12.50%) SolarWinds
10 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
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