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 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 46 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.46% 3.83% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.39% 13.39% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £22,500 £20,800 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.17% -47.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,800 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
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
113 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.90% 28.57% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 114
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 29 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Plymouth - 7 £17,500 -
Okehampton - 3 - -
Exeter +1 2 £32,250 +65.38% 1
Paignton - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
6 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (50.00%) MS Office
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (42.31%) ITIL
9 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 10 (38.46%) VPN
9 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
11 8 (30.77%) SCCM
11 8 (30.77%) DNS
11 8 (30.77%) SLA
11 8 (30.77%) DHCP
11 8 (30.77%) Firewall
11 8 (30.77%) Citrix
12 7 (26.92%) MCP
12 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (23.08%) VMware
13 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
14 5 (19.23%) Nagios
14 5 (19.23%) CommVault
14 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
14 5 (19.23%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.69%) MS Project
4 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) VPN
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 8 (30.77%) DHCP
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) WLAN
5 3 (11.54%) ADSL
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) SMTP
5 3 (11.54%) FTP
5 3 (11.54%) SSL
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
6 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) IT Support
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Support
4 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Server Support
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) VBScript
1 1 (3.85%) VB
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCP
3 5 (19.23%) MCSA
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) MCTS
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) ISEB
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
2 5 (19.23%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) CommVault
4 5 (19.23%) Bomgar
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
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