The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.66% 3.44% 4.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 9.80% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 14
Average salary £19,400 £25,975 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.31% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,325 £20,800 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,500 £33,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 102 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 30.32% 35.05% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 94 97 99
Average salary £22,950 £33,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.45% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £23,475 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,650 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +5 14 £19,400 -17.27%
Plymouth -5 1 £19,250 -34.74% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
4 22 (70.97%) SLA
5 21 (67.74%) Problem Management
5 21 (67.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 21 (67.74%) Bomgar
6 18 (58.06%) Backup Exec
7 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
7 17 (54.84%) WSUS
7 17 (54.84%) SCCM
7 17 (54.84%) SCOM
7 17 (54.84%) ITIL
7 17 (54.84%) Nagios
7 17 (54.84%) CommVault
8 4 (12.90%) Citrix
8 4 (12.90%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
9 3 (9.68%) MS Office
9 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) IPsec
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Support Engineer
2 19 (61.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 19 (61.29%) Systems Support
2 19 (61.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) PC Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (67.74%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Problem Management
2 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
2 17 (54.84%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) Backup Exec
2 17 (54.84%) WSUS
2 17 (54.84%) SCCM
2 17 (54.84%) SCOM
2 17 (54.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) Bomgar
3 17 (54.84%) CommVault
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Dell