The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 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 Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.42% 2.38% 5.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 6.58% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 11
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
82 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 27.89% 36.19% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 54
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) IIS
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Data Transformation
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) FTP
9 5 (22.73%) Perl
9 5 (22.73%) PHP
9 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (18.18%) VLAN
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 12 (54.55%) IIS
2 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) FTP
3 4 (18.18%) VLAN
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) PABX
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) IPsec
6 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
1 9 (40.91%) XML
1 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
1 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Data Transformation
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) CommVault
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel