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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 33 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.34% 5.83% 6.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.93% 15.79% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 32
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £33,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
184 266 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.18% 36.89% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 172 206 99
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +17 29 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
3 42 (66.67%) Citrix
4 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (58.73%) VMware
6 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
7 28 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 27 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (39.68%) Firewall
9 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
10 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (34.92%) MCSE
12 21 (33.33%) MCITP
13 19 (30.16%) Windows Vista
14 18 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (28.57%) Fat Client
14 18 (28.57%) Thin Client
14 18 (28.57%) CCA
14 18 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
15 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
16 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (14.29%) MS Office
18 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
19 8 (12.70%) IIS
19 8 (12.70%) DNS
19 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
20 7 (11.11%) DHCP
20 7 (11.11%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.70%) IIS
3 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.11%) Lync
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
Applications
1 28 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
1 25 (39.68%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) DNS
3 7 (11.11%) DHCP
4 6 (9.52%) SAN
4 6 (9.52%) VLAN
5 5 (7.94%) FTP
5 5 (7.94%) LAN
5 5 (7.94%) WAN
6 4 (6.35%) VPN
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.76%) PABX
7 3 (4.76%) IPsec
7 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.94%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Consultant
1 18 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 18 (28.57%) IT Support
2 17 (26.98%) Support Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.35%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
1 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
1 5 (7.94%) XML
1 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
1 5 (7.94%) Silverlight
1 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 18 (28.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Vista
4 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.94%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) UNIX
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 3 (4.76%) CentOS
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.94%) Data Transformation
2 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 3 (4.76%) Migration
2 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
2 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (3.17%) ERP
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL
4 1 (1.59%) CRM
4 1 (1.59%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
2 5 (7.94%) C#
2 5 (7.94%) Perl
2 5 (7.94%) PHP
3 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (34.92%) MCSE
3 21 (33.33%) MCITP
4 18 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (28.57%) CCA
4 18 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.94%) MCSA
5 5 (7.94%) MCP
6 4 (6.35%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.17%) MCTS
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.59%) CCNP
9 1 (1.59%) CCNA
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 27 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) XenApp
4 3 (4.76%) vSphere
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (84.13%) Microsoft
2 42 (66.67%) Citrix
3 37 (58.73%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) Dell
6 3 (4.76%) CommVault
6 3 (4.76%) Sophos
7 2 (3.17%) Sage
7 2 (3.17%) EMC
7 2 (3.17%) Veeam
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe
8 1 (1.59%) Autodesk
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