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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.95% 3.23% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.64% 9.96% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 15
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £26,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
241 251 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.35% 32.39% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 202 223 162
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 26 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
6 12 (44.44%) Office 365
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) DHCP
8 9 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
11 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
11 6 (22.22%) Symantec
12 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) ITIL
12 5 (18.52%) Dell
12 5 (18.52%) SCOM
13 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
13 4 (14.81%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
13 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014

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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Office 365
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Backup Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) NetBackup Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.70%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
4 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.11%) Server Building
4 2 (7.41%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) Symantec
6 5 (18.52%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.41%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) Apple
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp