The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Plymouth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 6.35% 5.56% 22.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 25.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £18,000 £29,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.98% -20.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 39.68% 22.22% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 11
Average salary £18,000 £29,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.98% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £86,250 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Devon

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Plymouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) PC Support
2 4 (80.00%) PC Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) PC Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft