The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 3.85% 11.48% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £29,250 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £32,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £46,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average 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 Banbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 11.54% 34.43% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 24
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Banbury region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Banbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam