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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 65 31
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 45 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.31% 2.58% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.13% 10.10% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
213 198 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.58% 25.52% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 178 177 170
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,775 £45,000
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 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 28 May 2015.

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 28 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
Bournemouth +16 31 £35,000 - 3
Wimborne +5 9 £45,000 - 1
Poole +13 4 £33,750 +51.68% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (87.80%) Microsoft
3 64 (78.05%) Citrix
4 63 (76.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (70.73%) VMware
6 43 (52.44%) MS Exchange
6 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
7 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (46.34%) MCSE
8 38 (46.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (43.90%) Active Directory
9 36 (43.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (42.68%) CCA
10 35 (42.68%) Citrix Certification
11 27 (32.93%) Firewall
12 26 (31.71%) TCP/IP
12 26 (31.71%) XenApp
13 24 (29.27%) MCITP
13 24 (29.27%) SAN
14 23 (28.05%) Windows Vista
14 23 (28.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (26.83%) Fat Client
15 22 (26.83%) Thin Client
16 18 (21.95%) Hyper-V
17 16 (19.51%) SCCM
18 15 (18.29%) MCSA
19 14 (17.07%) EMC
19 14 (17.07%) Migration
20 13 (15.85%) AppSense
20 13 (15.85%) CCEA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 43 (52.44%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.63%) Lync
3 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.44%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (52.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.93%) Firewall
2 26 (31.71%) TCP/IP
3 24 (29.27%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) DNS
5 3 (3.66%) LAN
5 3 (3.66%) WAN
5 3 (3.66%) DHCP
6 2 (2.44%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.44%) NAS
6 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (1.22%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) VoIP
7 1 (1.22%) ADSL
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
7 1 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (45.12%) Consultant
2 36 (43.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 23 (28.05%) Support Engineer
4 19 (23.17%) IT Support
5 16 (19.51%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Change Manager
10 3 (3.66%) IT Support Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Change and Release Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Change and Configuration Manager
11 2 (2.44%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 2 (2.44%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Fat Client
1 22 (26.83%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (76.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (28.05%) Windows Vista
4 8 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Migration
2 13 (15.85%) Project Management
3 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL
5 3 (3.66%) RAD
5 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.66%) Automated Testing
5 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (3.66%) Release Management
5 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
5 3 (3.66%) SDLC
6 2 (2.44%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.22%) CRM
7 1 (1.22%) ERP
7 1 (1.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (46.34%) MCSE
1 38 (46.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (43.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 35 (42.68%) CCA
3 35 (42.68%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (29.27%) MCITP
5 15 (18.29%) MCSA
6 13 (15.85%) CCEA
6 13 (15.85%) MCP
6 13 (15.85%) CCEE
7 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.44%) VCP5
9 2 (2.44%) VCP4
10 1 (1.22%) CCNA
10 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (43.90%) Active Directory
3 26 (31.71%) XenApp
4 18 (21.95%) Hyper-V
5 13 (15.85%) vSphere
6 11 (13.41%) XenServer
7 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) SCCM
2 10 (12.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (6.10%) SCOM
4 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.44%) SCSM
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 72 (87.80%) Microsoft
2 64 (78.05%) Citrix
3 58 (70.73%) VMware
4 14 (17.07%) EMC
5 13 (15.85%) AppSense
6 11 (13.41%) Symantec
7 10 (12.20%) MobileIron
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco
9 3 (3.66%) Veeam
10 2 (2.44%) WatchGuard
10 2 (2.44%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.44%) HP
11 1 (1.22%) SAP
11 1 (1.22%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.22%) Avaya
11 1 (1.22%) Lotus
11 1 (1.22%) Mitel
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago