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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 91 64 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.98% 3.85% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.41% 13.45% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 67
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £56,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
332 476 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.83% 28.66% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 290 413 431
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +4 39 £26,000 -35.00% 9
Abingdon +10 32 £33,000 +3.12% 7
Henley-on-Thames +4 9 £23,500 -44.04%
Bicester - 2 £23,000 - 1
Witney - 2 £26,000 -
Banbury - 1 £28,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (61.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 96 (59.63%) VMware
4 87 (54.04%) DNS
5 80 (49.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (47.20%) Citrix
7 75 (46.58%) SAN
8 73 (45.34%) Active Directory
9 70 (43.48%) MS Excel
10 69 (42.86%) Wireless
11 61 (37.89%) MCSE
11 61 (37.89%) Apple
11 61 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 57 (35.40%) HP
12 57 (35.40%) DHCP
13 56 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 55 (34.16%) Symantec
15 54 (33.54%) Veeam
16 53 (32.92%) MCITP
17 52 (32.30%) MCTS
17 52 (32.30%) EMC
17 52 (32.30%) Juniper
17 52 (32.30%) MCSA
17 52 (32.30%) Meru Networks
18 48 (29.81%) Microsoft
19 41 (25.47%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (25.47%) Backup Exec
20 39 (24.22%) Norton AntiVirus
20 39 (24.22%) MS Exchange
20 39 (24.22%) Mentoring

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (24.22%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (17.39%) IIS
4 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.59%) Lync
8 4 (2.48%) Apache
9 3 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.24%) CMS
10 2 (1.24%) nginx
10 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 70 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.24%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 87 (54.04%) DNS
2 75 (46.58%) SAN
3 69 (42.86%) Wireless
4 57 (35.40%) DHCP
5 29 (18.01%) Firewall
6 16 (9.94%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.70%) HTTP
8 12 (7.45%) iSCSI
8 12 (7.45%) WAN
9 11 (6.83%) LAN
9 11 (6.83%) VPN
10 9 (5.59%) IPv4
11 8 (4.97%) SSL
12 7 (4.35%) NAS
13 6 (3.73%) FTP
14 5 (3.11%) Internet
14 5 (3.11%) SMTP
14 5 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (2.48%) Network Security
15 4 (2.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.11%) MySQL
3 5 (3.11%) Big Data
4 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Ant
2 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (4.35%) Finance
2 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.86%) Games
4 2 (1.24%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Automotive
4 2 (1.24%) Publishing
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (37.89%) Support Engineer
2 40 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (22.98%) Analyst
4 35 (21.74%) IT Support
5 27 (16.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 23 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (13.04%) Support Analyst
8 17 (10.56%) IT Support Analyst
8 17 (10.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (9.32%) Service Analyst
9 15 (9.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (8.70%) Network Engineer
11 13 (8.07%) Technical Support
11 13 (8.07%) IT Support Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Administrator
13 7 (4.35%) Support Technician
13 7 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
13 7 (4.35%) Customer Support Engineer
14 6 (3.73%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.83%) .NET
2 4 (2.48%) HTML
2 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.86%) XML Schema
3 3 (1.86%) XML
4 2 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.24%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (1.24%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (0.62%) COM
5 1 (0.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.11%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.11%) Clustering
4 4 (2.48%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.48%) Biotechnology
4 4 (2.48%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.48%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.24%) iPad
6 2 (1.24%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.62%) Online Games
7 1 (0.62%) Open Source
7 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (61.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (25.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (16.77%) Windows 7
5 21 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.83%) Linux
6 11 (6.83%) Windows Vista
7 9 (5.59%) UNIX
7 9 (5.59%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.24%) Debian
10 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.24%) Android
11 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.22%) Mentoring
2 10 (6.21%) Service Delivery
2 10 (6.21%) Project Management
3 8 (4.97%) Analytics
4 7 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (4.35%) Data Management
5 5 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.48%) People Management
6 4 (2.48%) ITIL
6 4 (2.48%) ERP
7 3 (1.86%) Regression Testing
7 3 (1.86%) CRM
7 3 (1.86%) Numerical Analysis
7 3 (1.86%) Manual Testing
7 3 (1.86%) System Testing
7 3 (1.86%) Performance Testing
7 3 (1.86%) Integration Testing
7 3 (1.86%) Software Engineering
7 3 (1.86%) Software Testing
7 3 (1.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.01%) SQL
2 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.73%) VBScript
4 5 (3.11%) C
5 2 (1.24%) Ruby
5 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.24%) Java
5 2 (1.24%) C#
5 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.24%) Perl
5 2 (1.24%) PHP
5 2 (1.24%) Python
6 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 61 (37.89%) MCSE
1 61 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (32.92%) MCITP
3 52 (32.30%) MCTS
3 52 (32.30%) MCSA
4 21 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (13.04%) CCNA
5 11 (6.83%) Degree
6 9 (5.59%) MCP
7 7 (4.35%) MCT
8 4 (2.48%) CCNP
8 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.86%) ISEB
9 3 (1.86%) CISSP
9 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) SLA
2 5 (3.11%) QA
3 4 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
System Software
1 80 (49.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (45.34%) Active Directory
3 29 (18.01%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (4.35%) XenApp
6 6 (3.73%) Terminal Server
7 5 (3.11%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.86%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.24%) Xen
9 2 (1.24%) vSphere
9 2 (1.24%) Dovecot
9 2 (1.24%) Kamailio
9 2 (1.24%) XenServer
10 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (25.47%) Backup Exec
2 39 (24.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (3.73%) SCCM
3 6 (3.73%) WSUS
4 5 (3.11%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.24%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.24%) Puppet
5 2 (1.24%) SCOM
5 2 (1.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (59.63%) VMware
2 76 (47.20%) Citrix
3 61 (37.89%) Apple
4 57 (35.40%) HP
5 55 (34.16%) Symantec
6 54 (33.54%) Veeam
7 52 (32.30%) EMC
7 52 (32.30%) Juniper
7 52 (32.30%) Meru Networks
8 48 (29.81%) Microsoft
9 21 (13.04%) Cisco
10 6 (3.73%) Dell
10 6 (3.73%) Avaya
11 5 (3.11%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.86%) Oracle
12 3 (1.86%) Brocade
13 2 (1.24%) Percona
13 2 (1.24%) New Relic
13 2 (1.24%) Fujitsu
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