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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 7.49% 4.79% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.17% 24.24% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 3
Average salary £25,400 £20,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.90% -42.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
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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
47 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.70% 19.76% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 22
Average salary £26,750 £22,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 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 4 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Exeter

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) SCOM
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) Nagios
7 9 (33.33%) WSUS
7 9 (33.33%) Bomgar
7 9 (33.33%) SCCM
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (33.33%) Server Patching
8 7 (25.93%) XenApp
8 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
8 7 (25.93%) Citrix
8 7 (25.93%) CommVault
8 7 (25.93%) IIS
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
9 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.93%) IIS
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) VPN
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) Server Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Server Support
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) IT Technician
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) PC Support
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Software Packaging
2 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
1 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Server Patching
3 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) XenApp
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) XenServer
4 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCOM
2 9 (33.33%) Nagios
2 9 (33.33%) WSUS
2 9 (33.33%) SCCM
3 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Bomgar
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) CommVault
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) Google
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Hyland
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