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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.31% 2.96% 3.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.95% 12.36% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 11
Average salary £25,400 £20,400 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.50% -30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £20,800 £30,000
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
105 89 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.36% 23.92% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 83 73 76
Average salary £26,750 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £17,900 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 July 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 -2 17 £25,400 +24.20% 2
Plymouth -6 1 £25,000 +38.88% 1
Okehampton - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
4 14 (45.16%) ITIL
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (38.71%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
7 11 (35.48%) SCOM
8 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
8 10 (32.26%) Citrix
9 9 (29.03%) DNS
9 9 (29.03%) SCCM
10 8 (25.81%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (25.81%) WSUS
10 8 (25.81%) XenApp
10 8 (25.81%) Bomgar
10 8 (25.81%) Server Patching
10 8 (25.81%) Linux
10 8 (25.81%) Nagios
11 7 (22.58%) IIS
12 6 (19.35%) SLA
12 6 (19.35%) WAN
12 6 (19.35%) VPN
12 6 (19.35%) CommVault
12 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) IIS
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.45%) JBoss
6 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
2 6 (19.35%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) VLAN
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.23%) FTP
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) ADSL
7 1 (3.23%) WLAN
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) Server Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Server Support
5 5 (16.13%) PC Support
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) IT Technician
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Software Packaging
2 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Statistics
1 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Server Patching
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Server Hardening
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCITP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) CCA
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
3 8 (25.81%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) XenServer
5 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) SCOM
2 9 (29.03%) SCCM
3 8 (25.81%) WSUS
3 8 (25.81%) Nagios
4 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 8 (25.81%) Bomgar
5 6 (19.35%) CommVault
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) IBM
6 5 (16.13%) Google
7 3 (9.68%) Dell
8 2 (6.45%) Hyland
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 21 days ago