The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 46 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.29% 3.96% 5.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 14.63% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 14
Average salary £26,875 £20,600 £23,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.46% -13.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,140 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £30,000
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 Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 82 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 28.77% 27.06% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 78 72 81
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £37,500 £39,250
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 Devon

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon 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
Exeter -14 7 £23,125 +11.17% 1
Honiton - 2 £30,000 -
Okehampton - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
4 16 (64.00%) DNS
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (48.00%) Citrix
7 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (44.00%) DHCP
9 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (40.00%) MS Office
9 10 (40.00%) VMware
10 9 (36.00%) ITIL
10 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (32.00%) XenApp
11 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (32.00%) VPN
12 7 (28.00%) WAN
12 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (24.00%) Cisco
13 6 (24.00%) LAN
13 6 (24.00%) Linux
13 6 (24.00%) IIS
13 6 (24.00%) Firewall
14 5 (20.00%) Management Information System

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (24.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) DHCP
3 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) VoIP
7 3 (12.00%) WLAN
7 3 (12.00%) SMTP
7 3 (12.00%) FTP
7 3 (12.00%) SSL
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) ADSL
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) PC Support
4 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
2 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Process Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
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