The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 91 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 39 61 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.00% 3.05% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.65% 12.92% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 46
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
510 472 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.18% 23.62% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 460 404 390
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £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 Bristol

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth +2 1 £18,500 -43.93%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (74.65%) Microsoft
3 41 (57.75%) VMware
4 40 (56.34%) Active Directory
5 37 (52.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (45.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (40.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (39.44%) MS Exchange
9 27 (38.03%) MS Office
10 23 (32.39%) Firewall
10 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
11 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
12 19 (26.76%) Hyper-V
12 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (25.35%) DNS
14 17 (23.94%) Windows 8
15 16 (22.54%) WAN
15 16 (22.54%) DHCP
15 16 (22.54%) Cisco
15 16 (22.54%) ITIL
16 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
16 15 (21.13%) LAN
17 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
17 13 (18.31%) Citrix
17 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
17 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (16.90%) SAN
18 12 (16.90%) HP
19 9 (12.68%) VMware ESX
19 9 (12.68%) Law

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 28 (39.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
4 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2000
4 9 (12.68%) WorkSite
4 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (9.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (9.86%) Lync
6 6 (8.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) MS Office
2 20 (28.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.41%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 18 (25.35%) DNS
3 16 (22.54%) WAN
3 16 (22.54%) DHCP
4 15 (21.13%) LAN
5 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
6 12 (16.90%) SAN
7 3 (4.23%) VPN
7 3 (4.23%) Network Security
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.41%) Wireless
9 1 (1.41%) VoIP
9 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.68%) Law
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Military
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) Support Engineer
2 15 (21.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) IT Support
5 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (14.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (14.08%) Help Desk Support
6 9 (12.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Deskside Support
7 8 (11.27%) Deskside Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Deskside Support Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) COM
2 2 (2.82%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.82%) XML
2 2 (2.82%) XSD
2 2 (2.82%) XSLT
2 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Handset
6 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (45.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
5 17 (23.94%) Windows 8
6 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
7 8 (11.27%) Windows Vista
7 8 (11.27%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.23%) Linux
8 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Document Management
3 7 (9.86%) Software Delivery
4 5 (7.04%) Identity Management
4 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.63%) Network Management
5 4 (5.63%) Time Management
5 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.63%) Project Management
6 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.23%) Network Design
6 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.82%) Email Management
7 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.82%) Change Control
7 2 (2.82%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.82%) C#
2 2 (2.82%) C++
2 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
3 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) MCSE
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.82%) MCITP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCTS
6 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (56.34%) Active Directory
2 29 (40.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.68%) VMware ESX
4 9 (12.68%) vSphere
5 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.82%) XenApp
6 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.41%) XenServer
7 1 (1.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
1 8 (11.27%) NetBackup
1 8 (11.27%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.86%) SCOM
3 6 (8.45%) SCDPM
3 6 (8.45%) SCVMM
3 6 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (7.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.41%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (74.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (57.75%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) Cisco
4 13 (18.31%) Citrix
5 12 (16.90%) HP
6 8 (11.27%) Meridio
6 8 (11.27%) Hummingbird
6 8 (11.27%) OpenText
7 7 (9.86%) CA
8 6 (8.45%) Symantec
8 6 (8.45%) McAfee
9 2 (2.82%) Meraki
9 2 (2.82%) Talend
9 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.82%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) Nortel
9 2 (2.82%) IBM
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle
10 1 (1.41%) Avaya
10 1 (1.41%) Nokia
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