The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.48% 2.47% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.24% 6.19% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £31,000 £24,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Operating Systems Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 113 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 30.14% 39.93% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 82 89 149
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bath region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bath

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Games
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Revenue Management
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Author
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Author
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Revenue Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle