The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 73 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -45
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 47 62 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.17% 3.32% 5.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 13.81% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 105
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £23,700 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £43,950 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
Windows Server 2008
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
449 449 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.30% 24.04% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 352 370 506
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +14 25 £40,500 +8.00% 4
Abingdon +7 8 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Henley-on-Thames +5 3 £41,000 +5.80%
Banbury -5 2 £45,000 +83.67%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (74.49%) VMware
3 58 (59.18%) Active Directory
4 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (47.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (46.94%) Cisco
7 42 (42.86%) Firewall
8 32 (32.65%) Linux
9 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
9 31 (31.63%) SAN
9 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
10 28 (28.57%) DNS
10 28 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (27.55%) MS Exchange
12 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (24.49%) WAN
13 23 (23.47%) CCNA
14 20 (20.41%) CommVault
15 18 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 18 (18.37%) Veeam
15 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
16 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (17.35%) Project Management
17 16 (16.33%) SMTP
17 16 (16.33%) DHCP
17 16 (16.33%) SQL
17 16 (16.33%) Load Balancing
18 15 (15.31%) Technical Architecture
18 15 (15.31%) Network Security

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 27 (27.55%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.31%) IIS
2 15 (15.31%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (7.14%) Apache
7 3 (3.06%) Lync
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.02%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.04%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.86%) Firewall
2 31 (31.63%) SAN
3 28 (28.57%) DNS
4 24 (24.49%) WAN
5 16 (16.33%) SMTP
5 16 (16.33%) DHCP
6 15 (15.31%) Wireless
6 15 (15.31%) VLAN
6 15 (15.31%) Network Security
7 14 (14.29%) LAN
8 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
8 11 (11.22%) IP Telephony
9 9 (9.18%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (9.18%) SSL
10 8 (8.16%) VoIP
10 8 (8.16%) FTP
10 8 (8.16%) HTTP
11 7 (7.14%) VPN
12 6 (6.12%) Internet
13 5 (5.10%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Bugzilla
1 3 (3.06%) Subversion
1 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Redmine
3 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (5.10%) German Language
2 4 (4.08%) French Language
3 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.33%) Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Administrator
4 12 (12.24%) IT Support
5 10 (10.20%) Network Manager
5 10 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (10.20%) Network Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Technical Support
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Manager
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Network Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Windows Administrator
7 8 (8.16%) Network Support
7 8 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Architect
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Architect
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Support Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) HTML
1 1 (1.02%) .NET
1 1 (1.02%) COM
1 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.08%) Statistics
4 3 (3.06%) Open Source
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) Social Network
5 2 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (32.65%) Linux
4 28 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.22%) CentOS
7 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Vista
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.12%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.10%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.10%) UNIX
10 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
10 4 (4.08%) Solaris
11 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.02%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Project Management
2 16 (16.33%) Load Balancing
3 15 (15.31%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (9.18%) ITIL
5 8 (8.16%) Migration
5 8 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (8.16%) Network Design
6 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.04%) Change Management
8 2 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.04%) ERP
9 1 (1.02%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.02%) CRM
9 1 (1.02%) ITSM
9 1 (1.02%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 10 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.08%) VBScript
3 4 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (23.47%) CCNA
3 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.27%) CCNP
4 12 (12.24%) CCIE
5 9 (9.18%) MCP
6 5 (5.10%) MCSE
6 5 (5.10%) Degree
7 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.02%) MCITP
8 1 (1.02%) CCIP
8 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (59.18%) Active Directory
2 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.16%) vSphere
5 6 (6.12%) Firmware
5 6 (6.12%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.12%) Icinga
2 6 (6.12%) Nagios
3 5 (5.10%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.10%) Legato
4 4 (4.08%) Cacti
4 4 (4.08%) Zenoss
5 3 (3.06%) WSUS
6 2 (2.04%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 73 (74.49%) VMware
2 46 (46.94%) Cisco
3 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.41%) CommVault
5 18 (18.37%) Veeam
6 15 (15.31%) Juniper
7 12 (12.24%) Dell
8 8 (8.16%) Citrix
8 8 (8.16%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.16%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.14%) Avaya
10 6 (6.12%) Oracle
11 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.08%) F5
12 4 (4.08%) Apple
13 3 (3.06%) Sophos
14 1 (1.02%) NetApp
14 1 (1.02%) McAfee
14 1 (1.02%) Mitel
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 to £70,000 plus bonus and be
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago