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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.51% 3.73% 6.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.42% 9.46% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 24
Average salary £36,000 £23,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -32.60%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
103 148 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 33.55% 39.47% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 93 132 90
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bath

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) IIS
4 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (40.74%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
8 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
9 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) Revenue Management
10 4 (14.81%) Games
10 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (11.11%) Citrix
11 3 (11.11%) VoIP
12 2 (7.41%) WLAN
12 2 (7.41%) DHCP
12 2 (7.41%) Ethernet

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (55.56%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) WLAN
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Installations Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Support Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 6 (22.22%) Configuration Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Release Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Server Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Server Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Revenue Management
4 2 (7.41%) Email Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Sage