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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.86% 4.26% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 14.55% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 6
Average salary £22,500 £19,400 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -34.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £17,875 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,900 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
103 110 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.75% 29.26% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 115
Average salary £32,000 £23,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £18,750 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 0 5 £14,500 -24.67% 4
Exeter +5 2 £32,250 +66.23% 1
Okehampton - 2 - -
Paignton - 1 £22,500 -
Honiton - 1 £30,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
7 10 (45.45%) VPN
8 9 (40.91%) DNS
8 9 (40.91%) DHCP
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (40.91%) MS Office
8 9 (40.91%) Firewall
8 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
9 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (31.82%) Citrix
11 6 (27.27%) ITIL
11 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
12 5 (22.73%) MCSA
12 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
12 5 (22.73%) MCP
12 5 (22.73%) SLA
12 5 (22.73%) WAN
12 5 (22.73%) VMware
12 5 (22.73%) SCCM
12 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
13 4 (18.18%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 9 (40.91%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
6 3 (13.64%) WLAN
6 3 (13.64%) SMTP
6 3 (13.64%) SSL
6 3 (13.64%) FTP
6 3 (13.64%) ADSL
6 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) IT Support
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (22.73%) Support Technician
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
4 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
1 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 2 (9.09%) Android
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCP
2 5 (22.73%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCTS
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Bomgar
4 2 (9.09%) CommVault
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
Honiton, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 13 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago