The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 10 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 8.57% 8.70% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 33.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £17,500 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% -17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 34.29% 26.09% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 10
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,492 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £41,200 £34,500
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 Cirencester

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cirencester

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Brocade