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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 52 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.61% 2.17% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 6.84% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 28
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +50.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,450 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
164 263 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 25.15% 31.65% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 213 180
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 18 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VPN
4 13 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 12 (46.15%) Wireless
6 11 (42.31%) Firewall
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco
6 11 (42.31%) Forcepoint
6 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (42.31%) WAAS
6 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
6 11 (42.31%) F5
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco ISE
6 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (30.77%) DHCP
8 8 (30.77%) DNS
9 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
9 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
10 6 (23.08%) Office 365
10 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
11 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM

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 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) VPN
2 12 (46.15%) Wireless
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco ISE
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco Wireless
3 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) WAAS
4 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Network Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Server Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (19.23%) IT Support
7 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) New Media
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (11.54%) Change Control
2 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (15.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) F5
3 11 (42.31%) Forcepoint
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Google
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