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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.80% 3.34% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.42% 13.73% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 9
Average salary £26,075 £20,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.19% -30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £17,600 £20,440
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £38,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
103 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.70% 24.34% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 86 68
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,000 £20,960
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 18 £25,400 +23.90%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) ITIL
4 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
5 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (38.24%) SCOM
7 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
9 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
9 10 (29.41%) SCCM
9 10 (29.41%) Citrix
10 9 (26.47%) Nagios
10 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (26.47%) WSUS
10 9 (26.47%) XenApp
10 9 (26.47%) Bomgar
10 9 (26.47%) Server Patching
11 8 (23.53%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) SLA
12 7 (20.59%) VPN
12 7 (20.59%) IIS
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
12 7 (20.59%) CommVault
13 6 (17.65%) VLAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) IIS
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) VPN
3 6 (17.65%) VLAN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 3 (8.82%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) SSL
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) FTP
8 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.94%) ADSL
8 1 (2.94%) WLAN
8 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Server Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) IT Technician
5 6 (17.65%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Server Support
6 5 (14.71%) PC Support
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.88%) ICT Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Software Packaging
2 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Statistics
1 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Server Patching
3 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCITP
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) CCA
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 9 (26.47%) XenApp
4 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.82%) ISA Server
5 3 (8.82%) XenServer
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) SCOM
2 10 (29.41%) SCCM
3 9 (26.47%) WSUS
3 9 (26.47%) Nagios
4 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) Bomgar
5 7 (20.59%) CommVault
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) Google
7 2 (5.88%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) Hyland
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