The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Dorset
Rank 33 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.87% 8.54% 6.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.82% 24.01% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 49
Median salary £27,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,826 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.21% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 279 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.72% 35.54% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 96 225 205
Median salary £28,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Dorset region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -11 15 £28,500 -
Poole - 15 £25,000 - 2
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (98.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (90.20%) Active Directory
4 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
5 28 (54.90%) VMware
6 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
7 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
8 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
8 18 (35.29%) VLAN
9 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (29.41%) Windows 10
10 15 (29.41%) Windows 8
10 15 (29.41%) LAN
11 14 (27.45%) WAN
11 14 (27.45%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (23.53%) Citrix
13 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (15.69%) MCSE
14 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
15 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
16 6 (11.76%) SAN
17 5 (9.80%) MCP
17 5 (9.80%) MCSA
17 5 (9.80%) XenApp
18 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 4 (7.84%) SCCM
18 4 (7.84%) SCOM
18 4 (7.84%) Office 365
18 4 (7.84%) Presales
18 4 (7.84%) Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) VLAN
2 15 (29.41%) LAN
3 14 (27.45%) WAN
3 14 (27.45%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (11.76%) SAN
5 4 (7.84%) DHCP
5 4 (7.84%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 4 (7.84%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) IT Support
2 22 (43.14%) IT Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) IT Support Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Support Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) IT Support Technician
3 14 (27.45%) IT Technician
3 14 (27.45%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.96%) Desktop Support
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (98.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
4 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
5 15 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 15 (29.41%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.84%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.84%) Presales
1 4 (7.84%) Project Management
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) Network Design
2 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.69%) MCSE
3 5 (9.80%) MCP
3 5 (9.80%) MCSA
4 4 (7.84%) CCA
4 4 (7.84%) CCEA
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (90.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.80%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
1 4 (7.84%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) AppSense
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) EMC
5 3 (5.88%) Draytek
5 3 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) Veeam
Poole, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago