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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.99% 3.70% 4.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.48% 12.63% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 13
Average salary £30,000 £20,800 £24,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £16,790 £20,840
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 28.53% 29.32% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 85
Average salary £32,500 £22,950 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.61% -22.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £18,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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
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 5 May 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 -8 5 - - 1
Honiton - 3 £30,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £32,500 - 3
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) DNS
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (52.17%) Citrix
7 11 (47.83%) DHCP
8 10 (43.48%) MS Office
8 10 (43.48%) VMware
8 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
9 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL
10 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
10 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
10 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
10 8 (34.78%) XenApp
11 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
11 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (30.43%) WAN
11 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (26.09%) Cisco
12 6 (26.09%) VPN
12 6 (26.09%) Linux
12 6 (26.09%) LAN
12 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 6 (26.09%) Firewall
12 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
13 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Lync
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) DHCP
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 3 (13.04%) WLAN
7 3 (13.04%) SMTP
7 3 (13.04%) FTP
7 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
7 3 (13.04%) ADSL
7 3 (13.04%) SSL
7 3 (13.04%) SAN
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Head of IT
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Process Management
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) XenApp
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) Google
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter, Devon
South Western Ambulance Service
Salary: Band 5
Posted: 21 days ago