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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 6 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 44 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 27.50% 9.68% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% 25.71% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 5
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.50% 37.63% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 24
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £49,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 July 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (96.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (85.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (83.64%) MS Excel
4 46 (83.64%) SAN
4 46 (83.64%) VMware
5 45 (81.82%) MCSE
5 45 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 43 (78.18%) MCITP
6 43 (78.18%) Citrix
6 43 (78.18%) DHCP
6 43 (78.18%) DNS
7 42 (76.36%) HP
7 42 (76.36%) MCSA
7 42 (76.36%) Wireless
7 42 (76.36%) Apple
7 42 (76.36%) EMC
7 42 (76.36%) Juniper
7 42 (76.36%) MCTS
7 42 (76.36%) Meru Networks
7 42 (76.36%) Veeam
8 32 (58.18%) Symantec
8 32 (58.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 32 (58.18%) Backup Exec
9 10 (18.18%) Firewall
10 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
10 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.36%) VPN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (83.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (85.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (83.64%) SAN
2 43 (78.18%) DHCP
2 43 (78.18%) DNS
3 42 (76.36%) Wireless
4 10 (18.18%) Firewall
5 9 (16.36%) VPN
6 7 (12.73%) LAN
7 5 (9.09%) WAN
7 5 (9.09%) Network Security
8 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.27%) SNMP
8 4 (7.27%) Internet
9 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (29.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Analyst
5 13 (23.64%) Service Analyst
5 13 (23.64%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (23.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) IT Support
7 7 (12.73%) Customer Support Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Head of IT
8 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.27%) XML
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) EqualLogic
1 4 (7.27%) Biotechnology
2 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (96.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.27%) UNIX
5 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
2 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
2 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (1.82%) Project Management
2 1 (1.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (81.82%) MCSE
1 45 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (78.18%) MCITP
3 42 (76.36%) MCSA
3 42 (76.36%) MCTS
4 4 (7.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
System Software
1 45 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (58.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 32 (58.18%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) VMware
2 43 (78.18%) Citrix
3 42 (76.36%) HP
3 42 (76.36%) Apple
3 42 (76.36%) EMC
3 42 (76.36%) Juniper
3 42 (76.36%) Meru Networks
3 42 (76.36%) Veeam
4 32 (58.18%) Symantec
5 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco
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