The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Banbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 8.86% 7.14% 8.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.92% 23.08% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £24,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.52% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 32.91% 30.95% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 24
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,950 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Banbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
3 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Siebel
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) XenApp
1 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft