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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 45 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.42% 4.50% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.15% 16.45% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 17
Average salary £28,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
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
235 231 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.52% 27.34% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 183 215 196
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 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 August 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 38 £28,500 -5.78% 7
Poole - 2 £23,500 -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 69 (76.67%) VMware
4 66 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 60 (66.67%) Citrix
6 58 (64.44%) MS Exchange
7 46 (51.11%) MS Excel
8 45 (50.00%) XenApp
9 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
10 40 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (43.33%) MCSE
12 37 (41.11%) CCA
12 37 (41.11%) Citrix Certification
12 37 (41.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (35.56%) SAN
14 29 (32.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (30.00%) MCSA
16 26 (28.89%) EMC
17 25 (27.78%) CCEA
17 25 (27.78%) MCP
17 25 (27.78%) Project Management
17 25 (27.78%) CCEE
17 25 (27.78%) AppSense
18 24 (26.67%) Windows 7
18 24 (26.67%) Migration
19 23 (25.56%) Firewall
20 21 (23.33%) Lync
21 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
22 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (64.44%) MS Exchange
2 29 (32.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (23.33%) Lync
4 13 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.44%) IIS
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.22%) CMS
8 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (51.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.56%) SAN
2 23 (25.56%) Firewall
3 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 13 (14.44%) VLAN
5 12 (13.33%) LAN
6 8 (8.89%) VPN
6 8 (8.89%) IPsec
7 6 (6.67%) DNS
8 4 (4.44%) WAN
9 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.22%) NAS
10 2 (2.22%) DHCP
10 2 (2.22%) Internet
10 2 (2.22%) MPLS
11 1 (1.11%) Intranet
11 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.11%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Consultant
1 37 (41.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 20 (22.22%) IT Support
3 17 (18.89%) Support Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
9 4 (4.44%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (3.33%) Support Supervisor
11 2 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) Technical Support
11 2 (2.22%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 12 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.44%) Life Science
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (14.44%) Windows Vista
5 11 (12.22%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) Project Management
2 24 (26.67%) Migration
3 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.22%) Content Management
7 1 (1.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.11%) ITIL
7 1 (1.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (43.33%) MCSE
3 37 (41.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 37 (41.11%) CCA
3 37 (41.11%) Citrix Certification
4 27 (30.00%) MCSA
5 25 (27.78%) CCEE
5 25 (27.78%) MCP
5 25 (27.78%) CCEA
6 14 (15.56%) MCITP
7 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.11%) VCP4
9 1 (1.11%) VCP5
System Software
1 45 (50.00%) XenApp
2 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
3 40 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (14.44%) XenServer
6 12 (13.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) SCCM
2 12 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.22%) SCSM
3 2 (2.22%) SCOM
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (76.67%) VMware
2 66 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 60 (66.67%) Citrix
4 26 (28.89%) EMC
5 25 (27.78%) AppSense
6 13 (14.44%) Symantec
7 12 (13.33%) MobileIron
8 3 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.11%) Mitel
9 1 (1.11%) Toshiba
9 1 (1.11%) Avaya
9 1 (1.11%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco
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