The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 64 109 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.43% 5.95% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.25% 20.45% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 103 59
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,450 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £51,150 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
449 533 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.04% 29.08% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 372 494 361
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 24 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Abingdon +4 10 £28,000 -13.84% 5
Banbury -7 7 £24,500 -35.52%
Wallingford - 7 £34,607 -
Thame - 3 £47,500 -
Witney -11 2 £24,000 -50.00%
Bicester -18 2 £27,750 -15.90% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £38,750 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 70 (56.00%) VMware
4 55 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (43.20%) Microsoft
6 47 (37.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 43 (34.40%) Citrix
8 39 (31.20%) DNS
8 39 (31.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (29.60%) MS Exchange
10 33 (26.40%) Windows 7
11 31 (24.80%) XenApp
12 29 (23.20%) XenDesktop
13 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
14 27 (21.60%) SQL
14 27 (21.60%) SAN
15 26 (20.80%) Firewall
16 24 (19.20%) vSphere
17 23 (18.40%) Hyper-V
17 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
18 21 (16.80%) Apple
18 21 (16.80%) Symantec
18 21 (16.80%) SCCM
19 20 (16.00%) Dell
20 19 (15.20%) HP
20 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
21 18 (14.40%) .NET
21 18 (14.40%) Cisco
21 18 (14.40%) DHCP
22 17 (13.60%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (29.60%) MS Exchange
2 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.80%) Lync
4 11 (8.80%) IIS
4 11 (8.80%) SAS
5 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.20%) Drupal
8 4 (3.20%) WordPress
9 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.60%) nginx
10 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.60%) Apache
10 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.00%) Office 365
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.20%) DNS
2 27 (21.60%) SAN
3 26 (20.80%) Firewall
4 18 (14.40%) DHCP
5 17 (13.60%) iSCSI
6 14 (11.20%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.40%) WAN
8 10 (8.00%) LAN
9 8 (6.40%) Internet
10 7 (5.60%) VPN
10 7 (5.60%) VLAN
11 6 (4.80%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.20%) NAS
12 4 (3.20%) Network Security
13 3 (2.40%) Wireless
13 3 (2.40%) SNMP
13 3 (2.40%) VoIP
14 2 (1.60%) HTTP
14 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.60%) MySQL
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (16.80%) IT Support
2 19 (15.20%) Support Engineer
3 18 (14.40%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (14.40%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Support Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Administrator
7 10 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Consultant
8 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (6.40%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Junior
10 7 (5.60%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.80%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (4.80%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 5 (4.00%) Support Technician
12 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) .NET
2 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.60%) HTML
4 6 (4.80%) ADSI
5 3 (2.40%) XML Schema
5 3 (2.40%) XML
6 1 (0.80%) JSP
6 1 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.80%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (4.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.40%) Replication
3 3 (2.40%) Online Games
3 3 (2.40%) Clustering
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (31.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (26.40%) Windows 7
5 17 (13.60%) Windows 8
6 14 (11.20%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.00%) Linux
8 5 (4.00%) UNIX
8 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.40%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.60%) Debian
11 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.60%) ITIL
2 10 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.20%) Project Management
3 9 (7.20%) Migration
4 8 (6.40%) Time Management
5 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.00%) CAD
7 5 (4.00%) ERP
7 5 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (3.20%) Content Management
8 4 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.20%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.40%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.40%) Regression Testing
9 3 (2.40%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.40%) CRM
9 3 (2.40%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.40%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.60%) SQL
2 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.60%) Ruby
4 2 (1.60%) Python
4 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 1 (0.80%) PHP
5 1 (0.80%) C
5 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) MCITP
4 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.40%) MCSE
5 6 (4.80%) Degree
5 6 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.00%) MCSA
6 5 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.00%) MCTS
7 4 (3.20%) CEH
8 3 (2.40%) ISEB
8 3 (2.40%) CISSP
8 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.60%) CCA
9 2 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.60%) CCNA
10 1 (0.80%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.80%) JSP 440
System Software
1 75 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (37.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (24.80%) XenApp
4 29 (23.20%) XenDesktop
5 24 (19.20%) vSphere
6 23 (18.40%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.80%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.00%) XenServer
9 4 (3.20%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (16.80%) SCCM
2 11 (8.80%) WSUS
3 8 (6.40%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.00%) SCOM
5 2 (1.60%) Puppet
6 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.80%) SCSM
6 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 70 (56.00%) VMware
2 54 (43.20%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.40%) Citrix
4 21 (16.80%) Apple
4 21 (16.80%) Symantec
5 20 (16.00%) Dell
6 19 (15.20%) HP
7 18 (14.40%) Cisco
8 11 (8.80%) Fujitsu
9 8 (6.40%) IBM
10 7 (5.60%) Veeam
11 6 (4.80%) WatchGuard
11 6 (4.80%) EMC
12 4 (3.20%) Juniper
12 4 (3.20%) McAfee
13 3 (2.40%) Meru Networks
13 3 (2.40%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.60%) Siebel
14 2 (1.60%) Oracle
14 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: £28-34,000 + shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bicester
Hudson - London
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago