The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 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 Poole region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.81% 5.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 15.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £22,500 £16,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 23.39% 36.67% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 19
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £16,800 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Poole

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
4 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
5 9 (50.00%) MCSE
5 9 (50.00%) MCSA
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (50.00%) Migration
5 9 (50.00%) Lync
5 9 (50.00%) Office 365
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (50.00%) MCITP
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) SCVMM
7 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (27.78%) DHCP
8 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (11.11%) FTP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (50.00%) Lync
4 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
1 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) MCSE
1 9 (50.00%) MCSA
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (50.00%) MCITP
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix