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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 60 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.22% 5.12% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.91% 17.47% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 25
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,875 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
287 229 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.54% 29.32% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 228 218 176
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Bournemouth +23 57 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Ferndown - 3 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (98.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 88 (59.46%) MS Exchange
3 88 (59.46%) Active Directory
4 82 (55.41%) VMware
5 71 (47.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 70 (47.30%) Windows 7
7 63 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (42.57%) Citrix
8 58 (39.19%) Microsoft
8 58 (39.19%) XenApp
9 56 (37.84%) VLAN
9 56 (37.84%) LAN
10 50 (33.78%) Windows Server
11 46 (31.08%) MS Office
11 46 (31.08%) Firewall
12 43 (29.05%) Migration
12 43 (29.05%) Mac OS
13 42 (28.38%) MS Excel
14 41 (27.70%) Skype for Business
15 40 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2007
15 40 (27.03%) IPsec
15 40 (27.03%) VPN
16 39 (26.35%) Data Centre
17 28 (18.92%) Mentoring
18 27 (18.24%) Windows 8
19 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (16.89%) MCSE
19 25 (16.89%) MCSA
20 23 (15.54%) Windows 10

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 88 (59.46%) MS Exchange
2 71 (47.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (27.70%) Skype for Business
4 40 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (8.78%) IIS
6 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.03%) CMS
7 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (31.08%) MS Office
2 42 (28.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (37.84%) LAN
1 56 (37.84%) VLAN
2 46 (31.08%) Firewall
3 40 (27.03%) IPsec
3 40 (27.03%) VPN
4 19 (12.84%) SAN
5 16 (10.81%) WAN
6 13 (8.78%) Internet
6 13 (8.78%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (5.41%) BGP
7 8 (5.41%) OSPF
8 6 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.35%) DNS
10 1 (0.68%) Intranet
10 1 (0.68%) MPLS
10 1 (0.68%) NAS
10 1 (0.68%) Skype
10 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.68%) Yeoman
Job Titles
1 75 (50.68%) IT Support
2 42 (28.38%) IT Engineer
3 28 (18.92%) Support Engineer
4 25 (16.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 25 (16.89%) IT Technician
5 19 (12.84%) Service Desk Engineer
5 19 (12.84%) Support Technician
6 17 (11.49%) IT Supervisor
6 17 (11.49%) Support Supervisor
7 16 (10.81%) Service Desk Technician
8 15 (10.14%) Consultant
8 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 14 (9.46%) Senior IT Engineer
10 13 (8.78%) IT Support Technician
11 12 (8.11%) Analyst
11 12 (8.11%) Support Analyst
12 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (6.76%) IT Manager
13 10 (6.76%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (6.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) .NET
2 2 (1.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.35%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.76%) iPad
3 5 (3.38%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (98.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (47.30%) Windows 7
4 50 (33.78%) Windows Server
5 43 (29.05%) Mac OS
6 27 (18.24%) Windows 8
7 23 (15.54%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.76%) Apple iOS
8 10 (6.76%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.05%) Migration
2 28 (18.92%) Mentoring
3 15 (10.14%) Presales
3 15 (10.14%) Project Management
4 12 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (2.03%) Content Management
6 2 (1.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (0.68%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.81%) SQL
2 10 (6.76%) C
2 10 (6.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) MCSA
1 25 (16.89%) MCSE
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.14%) CCA
2 15 (10.14%) CCEA
2 15 (10.14%) CCEE
2 15 (10.14%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (10.14%) MCP
2 15 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 88 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 63 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (39.19%) XenApp
4 18 (12.16%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 82 (55.41%) VMware
2 63 (42.57%) Citrix
3 58 (39.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.16%) EMC
5 15 (10.14%) AppSense
6 3 (2.03%) DataCore
6 3 (2.03%) Dell
6 3 (2.03%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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