The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 57 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.56% 7.46% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.70% 23.36% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 12
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
252 244 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.00% 31.94% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 232 190 100
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £24,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £41,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +8 27 £32,000 -10.48% 3
Poole - 1 £22,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (64.00%) VMware
4 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (54.00%) Citrix
6 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
7 19 (38.00%) Firewall
8 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
8 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (32.00%) MCSE
10 15 (30.00%) MCITP
11 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (26.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Vista
12 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (24.00%) CCA
13 12 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (24.00%) Thin Client
13 12 (24.00%) Fat Client
14 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
15 9 (18.00%) MS Office
16 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
16 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
16 8 (16.00%) DHCP
16 8 (16.00%) DNS
17 7 (14.00%) IIS
17 7 (14.00%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 7 (14.00%) Lync
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SalesLogix
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
4 7 (14.00%) SAN
5 6 (12.00%) LAN
5 6 (12.00%) WAN
5 6 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.00%) PABX
6 3 (6.00%) IPsec
6 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.00%) FTP
6 3 (6.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Consultant
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 12 (24.00%) IT Support
2 9 (18.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.00%) XML
1 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (6.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Thin Client
1 12 (24.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Vista
4 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.00%) UNIX
6 3 (6.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
6 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.00%) Migration
3 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL
4 2 (4.00%) CRM
4 2 (4.00%) ERP
4 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) PHP
3 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.00%) MCSE
3 15 (30.00%) MCITP
4 13 (26.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (24.00%) CCA
5 12 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (8.00%) MCSA
6 4 (8.00%) MCP
7 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
7 3 (6.00%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.00%) CCNA
9 1 (2.00%) CCNP
9 1 (2.00%) MCTS
9 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 27 (54.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) HP
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) Sophos
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) CommVault
7 2 (4.00%) Sage
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Autodesk
8 1 (2.00%) Mitel
8 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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