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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 14.84% - 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.18% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
44 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 34.38% 38.71% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 38
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (72.73%) VMware
3 32 (72.73%) SAN
4 23 (52.27%) Firewall
5 20 (45.45%) Juniper
5 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (45.45%) Veeam
6 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
7 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
7 17 (38.64%) DNS
7 17 (38.64%) Citrix
8 15 (34.09%) DHCP
8 15 (34.09%) Wireless
9 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
9 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
9 13 (29.55%) Linux
10 12 (27.27%) MCSE
10 12 (27.27%) MCSA
10 12 (27.27%) HP
10 12 (27.27%) Cisco
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (27.27%) EMC
10 12 (27.27%) Apple
10 12 (27.27%) Meru Networks
10 12 (27.27%) MCTS
10 12 (27.27%) MCITP
11 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 11 (25.00%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (72.73%) SAN
2 23 (52.27%) Firewall
3 17 (38.64%) DNS
4 15 (34.09%) DHCP
4 15 (34.09%) Wireless
5 9 (20.45%) IP Telephony
6 8 (18.18%) Network Security
6 8 (18.18%) Internet
6 8 (18.18%) WAN
6 8 (18.18%) SMTP
7 6 (13.64%) VPN
8 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.36%) BGP
8 5 (11.36%) OSPF
9 4 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (6.82%) FTP
10 3 (6.82%) LAN
10 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (9.09%) French Language
1 4 (9.09%) German Language
2 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Administrator
4 9 (20.45%) Technical Support
4 9 (20.45%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (18.18%) Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Support Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Support Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Storage Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.82%) Biotechnology
2 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 13 (29.55%) Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) UNIX
5 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 11 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Network Design
2 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Line Management
4 4 (9.09%) Numerical Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) MCSE
1 12 (27.27%) MCSA
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (27.27%) MCTS
1 12 (27.27%) MCITP
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
3 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (11.36%) Nagios
2 5 (11.36%) Legato
2 5 (11.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (11.36%) Icinga
3 4 (9.09%) Cacti
4 3 (6.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Juniper
2 20 (45.45%) Veeam
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix
4 12 (27.27%) HP
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco
4 12 (27.27%) EMC
4 12 (27.27%) Apple
4 12 (27.27%) Meru Networks
5 11 (25.00%) Dell
6 8 (18.18%) CommVault
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) Avaya
7 6 (13.64%) Symantec
8 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
9 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint