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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.23% 1.86% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.89% 7.81% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 39
Average salary £41,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.89% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,300 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
263 192 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.67% 23.76% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 239 175 155
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 34 (65.38%) VMware
4 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
8 15 (28.85%) Firewall
9 14 (26.92%) VLAN
9 14 (26.92%) Windows 8
9 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (25.00%) IIS
11 12 (23.08%) Linux
11 12 (23.08%) LAN
11 12 (23.08%) WAN
11 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
12 11 (21.15%) DNS
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 10 (19.23%) MS Office
13 10 (19.23%) ITIL
13 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
14 9 (17.31%) SQL
14 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
14 9 (17.31%) Cisco
14 9 (17.31%) CCNA
14 9 (17.31%) Citrix
14 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
14 9 (17.31%) Server Building

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (25.00%) IIS
2 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.77%) Lync
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Office
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) VLAN
3 12 (23.08%) LAN
3 12 (23.08%) WAN
4 11 (21.15%) DNS
5 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.38%) Wireless
6 6 (11.54%) DHCP
7 5 (9.62%) MPLS
7 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
8 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.77%) SAN
10 2 (3.85%) VoIP
10 2 (3.85%) WPA
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.92%) Network Security
11 1 (1.92%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (1.92%) NAS
11 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Bugzilla
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
1 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (21.15%) IT Support
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Network Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Technical Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Network Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Account Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Client Account Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Account Manager
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Statistics
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Life Science
4 1 (1.92%) Social Network
4 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
4 14 (26.92%) Windows 8
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (23.08%) Linux
6 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (5.77%) CentOS
10 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
2 9 (17.31%) Server Building
3 8 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 8 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.85%) Open Source
4 2 (3.85%) Project Management
4 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (1.92%) Change Management
5 1 (1.92%) ITSM
5 1 (1.92%) Migration
5 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.92%) Release Management
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.92%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
1 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.31%) CCNA
2 9 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (13.46%) MCSE
4 7 (13.46%) CCIE
4 7 (13.46%) CCNP
5 6 (11.54%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 27 (51.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) Firmware
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (3.85%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) VMware
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
3 9 (17.31%) Citrix
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.62%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) Sage
7 2 (3.85%) CommVault
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) Sophos
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.85%) Veeam
8 1 (1.92%) Polycom
8 1 (1.92%) Tandberg
8 1 (1.92%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.92%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.92%) Aerohive Networks
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