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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 23 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.35% 6.56% 5.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 15.38% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £25,000 £18,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -38.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
17 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 22.97% 42.62% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 16
Average salary £35,500 £18,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.22% -38.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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