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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 78 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.50% 3.41% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 11.52% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 23
Average salary £41,500 £27,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.90% -29.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
266 217 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.33% 29.56% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 213 189 172
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 16 (47.06%) Windows 8
6 15 (44.12%) Citrix
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) MS Office
8 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
9 10 (29.41%) Asset Management
9 10 (29.41%) IIS
9 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
9 10 (29.41%) Server Building
9 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (23.53%) DHCP
10 8 (23.53%) VMware
11 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (20.59%) SAN
12 6 (17.65%) Apple
12 6 (17.65%) Intranet
12 6 (17.65%) Internet
12 6 (17.65%) Wireless
12 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
14 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
14 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
14 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (29.41%) IIS
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) Internet
3 6 (17.65%) Intranet
3 6 (17.65%) Wireless
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.94%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) IT Support
4 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Manager
4 8 (23.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 8 (23.53%) IT Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Service Support Manager
4 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Support Manager
5 6 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) IT Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Handset
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 16 (47.06%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Asset Management
1 10 (29.41%) Server Building
1 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) MCITP
1 2 (5.88%) MCP
1 2 (5.88%) MCSA
1 2 (5.88%) MCSE
1 2 (5.88%) MCTS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Samba
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Citrix
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
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