The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.32% 1.82% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 20.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £14,500 £19,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% -34.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 19.15% 9.09% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 12
Average salary £17,500 £19,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -34.74%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (55.56%) MCSA
5 5 (55.56%) MCP
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 4 (44.44%) VoIP
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (33.33%) SCCM
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
8 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 2 (22.22%) Apple
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix
8 2 (22.22%) MCTS
8 2 (22.22%) Degree
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) Android
7 1 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCP
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
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