The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 3.18% 8.46% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 18.03% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 8
Average salary - £20,800 £22,475
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Windows Server 2008
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 28.66% 46.92% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 47
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £20,880
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Exeter region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Exeter

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Games
3 5 (71.43%) Google
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Windows Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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