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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.41% 2.56% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 9.09% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £33,500 - £20,100
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 - £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
38 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.89% 28.21% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 59
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,950 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,150 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
7 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (27.27%) Clustering
8 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
8 3 (27.27%) Office 365
9 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
9 2 (18.18%) Change Management
9 2 (18.18%) Security Management
9 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 2 (18.18%) SCOM
9 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) ICT Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) ICT Support
2 2 (18.18%) ICT Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) iManage