The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.17% 2.97% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.95% 10.71% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 45
Average salary £27,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 224 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.97% 27.69% 31.32%
Number of salaries quoted 181 175 298
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (77.61%) Active Directory
3 45 (67.16%) VMware
4 36 (53.73%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (52.24%) CCNA
6 32 (47.76%) Cisco
6 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
7 28 (41.79%) DNS
7 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (34.33%) MS Exchange
11 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
12 18 (26.87%) HTTP
13 16 (23.88%) SSL
13 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (22.39%) SMTP
14 15 (22.39%) Fortinet
15 14 (20.90%) IIS
15 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
16 13 (19.40%) MS Office
17 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
17 12 (17.91%) Citrix
17 12 (17.91%) Firewall
18 11 (16.42%) Wireless
19 10 (14.93%) Symantec
20 9 (13.43%) SQL
20 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
21 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
21 8 (11.94%) Apple

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 23 (34.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.90%) IIS
4 5 (7.46%) Lync
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.99%) Apache
7 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.49%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.79%) DNS
2 18 (26.87%) HTTP
3 16 (23.88%) SSL
4 15 (22.39%) SMTP
5 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
6 12 (17.91%) Firewall
7 11 (16.42%) Wireless
8 4 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (5.97%) VLAN
8 4 (5.97%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.48%) SAN
9 3 (4.48%) WAN
9 3 (4.48%) LAN
10 2 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.99%) NAS
10 2 (2.99%) WLAN
10 2 (2.99%) GPRS
10 2 (2.99%) DHCP
11 1 (1.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.46%) German Language
2 4 (5.97%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Support Engineer
2 24 (35.82%) Network Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Network Support Engineer
3 15 (22.39%) Network Support
4 14 (20.90%) Support Analyst
4 14 (20.90%) Analyst
5 13 (19.40%) IT Support
6 8 (11.94%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.97%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Network Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Network Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) COM
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.45%) UNIX
5 7 (10.45%) Linux
6 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) CentOS
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.97%) Analytics
1 4 (5.97%) Data Management
2 3 (4.48%) CRM
3 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
3 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
3 2 (2.99%) ERP
3 2 (2.99%) Project Management
4 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL
4 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.49%) Migration
4 1 (1.49%) Load Testing
4 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.49%) Content Management
4 1 (1.49%) Document Management
4 1 (1.49%) Logistics
4 1 (1.49%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.49%) Line Management
4 1 (1.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) VBScript
3 1 (1.49%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (53.73%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (52.24%) CCNA
3 8 (11.94%) CCNP
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.45%) MCP
5 6 (8.96%) Degree
6 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 4 (5.97%) MCT
6 4 (5.97%) CCIE
7 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (77.61%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.99%) vSphere
6 1 (1.49%) Firmware
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.49%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.49%) Kamailio
6 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) VMware
2 32 (47.76%) Cisco
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) Fortinet
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix
5 10 (14.93%) Symantec
6 8 (11.94%) Apple
7 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) Brocade
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