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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.35% 5.33% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.49% 19.47% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 7
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 113 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 41.45% 27.36% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131 106 41
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
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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 16 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
7 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) IIS
8 8 (34.78%) Windows 2000
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) Firewall
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
11 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
11 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
12 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
12 4 (17.39%) DHCP
12 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 4 (17.39%) DNS
12 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (17.39%) Degree

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Support
4 6 (26.09%) Installations Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) IT Support
6 4 (17.39%) Graduate
6 4 (17.39%) Author
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Author
6 4 (17.39%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 2000
5 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CWNA
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Trapeze
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Dell