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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 37 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.79% 5.48% 4.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.88% 16.96% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 12
Average salary £32,500 £26,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,350 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
233 171 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.18% 32.33% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 217 152 131
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £45,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -7 30 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Poole -26 4 £26,000 -2.80% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (87.34%) Microsoft
3 64 (81.01%) Citrix
4 43 (54.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (53.16%) VMware
6 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (49.37%) Active Directory
6 39 (49.37%) MS Excel
7 33 (41.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (39.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (39.24%) MCSE
9 30 (37.97%) CCA
9 30 (37.97%) Citrix Certification
10 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
11 25 (31.65%) Firewall
12 20 (25.32%) Windows Vista
12 20 (25.32%) TCP/IP
13 18 (22.78%) SAN
13 18 (22.78%) Thin Client
13 18 (22.78%) MCITP
13 18 (22.78%) Fat Client
14 16 (20.25%) LAN
15 15 (18.99%) WAN
15 15 (18.99%) XenDesktop
15 15 (18.99%) vSphere
16 13 (16.46%) Lync
16 13 (16.46%) MCP
17 12 (15.19%) MCSA
17 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (15.19%) Project Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.46%) Lync
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.53%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (49.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) Firewall
2 20 (25.32%) TCP/IP
3 18 (22.78%) SAN
4 16 (20.25%) LAN
5 15 (18.99%) WAN
6 12 (15.19%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.80%) VoIP
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
8 2 (2.53%) VLAN
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
9 1 (1.27%) IPsec
9 1 (1.27%) DNS
9 1 (1.27%) Internet
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.80%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.53%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Consultant
2 32 (40.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 30 (37.97%) IT Support
4 29 (36.71%) Support Engineer
5 22 (27.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Change Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Change and Release Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Change and Configuration Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) IT Support Assistant
9 2 (2.53%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Thin Client
1 18 (22.78%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.53%) Photography
3 1 (1.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (54.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (25.32%) Windows Vista
4 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.53%) Linux
6 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.19%) Project Management
2 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (3.80%) Automated Testing
3 3 (3.80%) Release Management
3 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
3 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL
3 3 (3.80%) RAD
4 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.53%) Migration
4 2 (2.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.27%) Web Application Development
5 1 (1.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.27%) Scrum
5 1 (1.27%) CRM
5 1 (1.27%) ERP
5 1 (1.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (39.24%) MCSE
2 31 (39.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 30 (37.97%) CCA
3 30 (37.97%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (22.78%) MCITP
5 13 (16.46%) MCP
6 12 (15.19%) VCP4
6 12 (15.19%) CCEE
6 12 (15.19%) VCP5
6 12 (15.19%) CCEA
6 12 (15.19%) MCSA
7 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCNA
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.27%) Degree
8 1 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 39 (49.37%) Active Directory
1 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.99%) XenDesktop
2 15 (18.99%) vSphere
3 12 (15.19%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (10.13%) XenApp
5 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.59%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
1 3 (3.80%) SCOM
2 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 69 (87.34%) Microsoft
2 64 (81.01%) Citrix
3 42 (53.16%) VMware
4 12 (15.19%) AppSense
4 12 (15.19%) EMC
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco
6 4 (5.06%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Nortel
7 2 (2.53%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.53%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.27%) Lotus
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
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