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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 47 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.79% 3.94% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.47% 12.45% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 20
Average salary £32,000 £49,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.35% +36.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,900 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
201 241 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.68% 31.67% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 188 192 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 25 (92.59%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
5 12 (44.44%) Citrix
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
7 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Office 365
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (18.52%) SCOM
11 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
12 4 (14.81%) VMware
13 3 (11.11%) Retail
13 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 3 (11.11%) SCCM
13 3 (11.11%) Degree
13 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
13 3 (11.11%) VoIP
13 3 (11.11%) Server Building
14 2 (7.41%) Presales
14 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
14 2 (7.41%) MCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Service Support Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Support Manager
4 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) IT Support
5 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Server Building
1 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) ERP
2 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.41%) Presales
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 25 (92.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
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