The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.86% 4.84% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.21% 12.50% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Average salary £19,400 £23,450 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% -19.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 46.48% 38.71% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 73
Average salary £23,000 £36,750 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.41% +21.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,480 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
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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
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 18 (72.00%) SLA
5 17 (68.00%) Problem Management
5 17 (68.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 17 (68.00%) Bomgar
6 14 (56.00%) Backup Exec
7 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (52.00%) WSUS
7 13 (52.00%) SCCM
7 13 (52.00%) SCOM
7 13 (52.00%) Nagios
7 13 (52.00%) CommVault
7 13 (52.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.00%) HP
8 4 (16.00%) Citrix
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (8.00%) MS Office
9 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (4.00%) Windows 8

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Systems Support
2 15 (60.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (68.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Problem Management
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (72.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (52.00%) WSUS
2 13 (52.00%) SCCM
2 13 (52.00%) SCOM
2 13 (52.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Bomgar
3 13 (52.00%) CommVault
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) VMware