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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 49 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.39% 1.12% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.64% 3.27% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 24
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +50.90%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
174 245 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.81% 34.36% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 161 202 200
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 16 (50.00%) VPN
5 15 (46.88%) Wireless
5 15 (46.88%) SolarWinds
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (43.75%) WAAS
6 14 (43.75%) Skype for Business
6 14 (43.75%) F5
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco ISE
6 14 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (43.75%) Firewall
6 14 (43.75%) Forcepoint
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco Wireless
7 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 11 (34.38%) VMware
9 10 (31.25%) Office 365
9 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) DHCP
11 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
12 6 (18.75%) CMS
13 5 (15.63%) SCCM
14 4 (12.50%) Forefront TMG

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (43.75%) Skype for Business
2 6 (18.75%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) VPN
2 15 (46.88%) Wireless
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco ISE
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco Wireless
3 14 (43.75%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) WAAS
4 7 (21.88%) DHCP
4 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Network Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 10 (31.25%) Server Analyst
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (15.63%) IT Support
7 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) IT Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) New Media
2 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.38%) Content Management
3 2 (6.25%) Change Control
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.13%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.25%) KVM
6 2 (6.25%) XenApp
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) SolarWinds
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) F5
3 14 (43.75%) Forcepoint
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) HP