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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 67 67 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -40
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 59 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.30% 3.42% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.03% 13.92% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 111
Average salary £34,000 £34,607 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -13.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
417 424 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.96% 24.61% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 323 332 514
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 £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +4 24 £28,500 -24.00% 3
Abingdon +5 8 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Henley-on-Thames +7 3 £41,000 +5.80%
Banbury -11 2 £45,000 +73.07%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (73.33%) VMware
3 69 (65.71%) Active Directory
4 53 (50.48%) Cisco
4 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (40.00%) Firewall
7 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 36 (34.29%) Hyper-V
8 34 (32.38%) SAN
9 32 (30.48%) DNS
9 32 (30.48%) Linux
9 32 (30.48%) MS Exchange
10 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (25.71%) CCNA
12 21 (20.00%) WAN
12 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 20 (19.05%) CommVault
14 19 (18.10%) SMTP
15 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
15 18 (17.14%) Veeam
16 17 (16.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 17 (16.19%) Project Management
17 16 (15.24%) Wireless
17 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
17 16 (15.24%) DHCP
17 16 (15.24%) Load Balancing
17 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 32 (30.48%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (13.33%) IIS
5 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.67%) Apache
8 3 (2.86%) Lync
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) BPCS
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (40.00%) Firewall
2 34 (32.38%) SAN
3 32 (30.48%) DNS
4 21 (20.00%) WAN
5 19 (18.10%) SMTP
6 16 (15.24%) DHCP
6 16 (15.24%) Wireless
7 15 (14.29%) VLAN
7 15 (14.29%) Network Security
8 11 (10.48%) LAN
8 11 (10.48%) HTTP
8 11 (10.48%) SSL
9 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
10 9 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
10 9 (8.57%) FTP
11 8 (7.62%) VPN
11 8 (7.62%) Internet
12 7 (6.67%) VoIP
13 6 (5.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Bugzilla
1 3 (2.86%) Subversion
1 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.90%) Redmine
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
3 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.76%) German Language
2 4 (3.81%) French Language
3 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 16 (15.24%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 14 (13.33%) Administrator
5 13 (12.38%) Network Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (10.48%) Network Support Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Network Support
7 11 (10.48%) IT Support
8 10 (9.52%) Network Manager
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Network Manager
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Manager
9 9 (8.57%) Technical Support
10 8 (7.62%) Technical Architect
10 8 (7.62%) Architect
10 8 (7.62%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (7.62%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Windows Administrator
11 7 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) HTML
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
1 1 (0.95%) COM
1 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.57%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.86%) Clustering
4 3 (2.86%) Biotechnology
4 3 (2.86%) Open Source
5 2 (1.90%) Social Network
5 2 (1.90%) Statistics
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (30.48%) Linux
4 28 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (10.48%) CentOS
7 7 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 7 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.71%) UNIX
8 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.81%) Solaris
9 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.95%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) Project Management
2 16 (15.24%) Load Balancing
3 15 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (7.62%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (7.62%) Migration
4 8 (7.62%) Network Design
5 6 (5.71%) ITIL
6 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.86%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.90%) ERP
8 2 (1.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (0.95%) Cyber Security
9 1 (0.95%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (0.95%) Service Management
9 1 (0.95%) Process Management
9 1 (0.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.76%) VBScript
4 4 (3.81%) Perl
4 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (25.71%) CCNA
3 12 (11.43%) CCNP
4 11 (10.48%) CCIE
4 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (8.57%) MCP
6 5 (4.76%) Degree
7 3 (2.86%) MCSE
8 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.95%) MCITP
9 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 49 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (34.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.62%) vSphere
5 7 (6.67%) Terminal Server
6 6 (5.71%) Firmware
7 1 (0.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.76%) Icinga
2 5 (4.76%) Legato
2 5 (4.76%) Nagios
2 5 (4.76%) WSUS
2 5 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (3.81%) Cacti
3 4 (3.81%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 77 (73.33%) VMware
2 53 (50.48%) Cisco
3 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 20 (19.05%) CommVault
5 18 (17.14%) Veeam
6 15 (14.29%) Juniper
7 14 (13.33%) Dell
8 11 (10.48%) Fortinet
9 10 (9.52%) Citrix
10 9 (8.57%) Avaya
11 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
13 5 (4.76%) Apple
13 5 (4.76%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.81%) Oracle
15 3 (2.86%) Sophos
16 2 (1.90%) F5
16 2 (1.90%) Intel
16 2 (1.90%) HP
17 1 (0.95%) NetApp
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