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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 2.70% 5.56% 5.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 54.55% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £31,500 £27,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
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
7 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 9.46% 10.19% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 9
Average salary £35,500 £27,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.48% -36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco