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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Devon
Rank 31 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.02% 3.53% 3.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.76% 11.49% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 11
Median salary £30,000 £26,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
84 87 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.60% 30.74% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 93
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,000 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -13 6 £32,500 +23.80%
Plymouth - 2 £33,500 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £30,000 -
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 37 (97.37%) Windows Server
3 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
6 20 (52.63%) SQL
7 17 (44.74%) Windows 8
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 16 (42.11%) MS Office
9 15 (39.47%) VMware
9 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
10 14 (36.84%) VBScript
10 14 (36.84%) VB
10 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
11 13 (34.21%) Cisco
12 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (23.68%) SMTP
13 9 (23.68%) Office 365
13 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (23.68%) Driving Licence
14 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
14 8 (21.05%) VLAN
14 8 (21.05%) VPN
15 7 (18.42%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) SMTP
2 8 (21.05%) VLAN
2 8 (21.05%) VPN
3 7 (18.42%) SAN
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) DNS
5 5 (13.16%) IMAP
5 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.53%) POP3
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.26%) Wireless
9 1 (2.63%) DHCP
9 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) IT Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) IT Support
3 10 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) IT Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) Field Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Support Technician
7 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Server Support
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) ICT Support
8 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) MAPI
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Driving Licence
2 5 (13.16%) EPoS
2 5 (13.16%) iPad
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 37 (97.37%) Windows Server
3 17 (44.74%) Windows 8
4 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ERP
2 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.53%) Data Management
2 4 (10.53%) High Availability
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.63%) Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) VB
2 14 (36.84%) VBScript
3 3 (7.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) Xen
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP SIM
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (10.53%) OpenView
1 4 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco
4 7 (18.42%) Veeam
5 5 (13.16%) NetApp
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat