The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath 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 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 Bath region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.25% 5.94% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.20% 23.08% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 6
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 104 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 41.64% 25.74% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 33
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,100 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bath

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
4 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 2000
6 8 (38.10%) IIS
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (38.10%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
10 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (14.29%) DHCP
11 3 (14.29%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) IIS
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Systems Support
4 6 (28.57%) Installations Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Author
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Author
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 2000
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CWNA
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Trapeze