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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.58% 3.18% 4.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 12.00% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 42
Average salary £28,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
215 200 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.76% 26.53% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 184 153 292
Average salary £43,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £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 6 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Active Directory
2 42 (76.36%) VMware
3 29 (52.73%) Cisco
4 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
5 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (43.64%) CCNA
8 23 (41.82%) MS Exchange
9 18 (32.73%) DNS
9 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
11 11 (20.00%) SSL
11 11 (20.00%) HTTP
11 11 (20.00%) SMTP
11 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 11 (20.00%) Fortinet
11 11 (20.00%) VLAN
11 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (18.18%) Citrix
12 10 (18.18%) CCNP
13 9 (16.36%) CCIE
13 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.36%) MCP
13 9 (16.36%) Wireless
13 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
13 9 (16.36%) Cisco Prime
14 7 (12.73%) Linux
14 7 (12.73%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (41.82%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.73%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) SSL
2 11 (20.00%) SMTP
2 11 (20.00%) HTTP
2 11 (20.00%) VLAN
3 9 (16.36%) Wireless
4 7 (12.73%) Firewall
5 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.27%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.45%) DHCP
6 3 (5.45%) SAN
7 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.64%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
8 1 (1.82%) WPA
8 1 (1.82%) Extranet
8 1 (1.82%) LAN
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.09%) German Language
2 4 (7.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Support Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Network Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Network Support
4 8 (14.55%) Network Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Network Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Manager
5 7 (12.73%) IT Support
6 6 (10.91%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Administrator
9 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Social Network
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Open Source
2 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.73%) Linux
5 3 (5.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.64%) Solaris
6 2 (3.64%) UNIX
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (1.82%) ITIL
1 1 (1.82%) CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (1.82%) Migration
1 1 (1.82%) Content Management
1 1 (1.82%) Document Management
1 1 (1.82%) Logistics
1 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
1 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
1 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (1.82%) Line Management
1 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) VBScript
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (43.64%) CCNA
3 10 (18.18%) CCNP
4 9 (16.36%) CCIE
4 9 (16.36%) MCP
4 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) MCITP
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) Active Directory
2 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.91%) Firmware
5 4 (7.27%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) VMware
2 29 (52.73%) Cisco
3 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 10 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.45%) Symantec
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.45%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) CommVault
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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