The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 16.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 36.00% 27.91% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £52,500
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 Bicester

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bicester

Windows Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) NAS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec