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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 3.70% 0.86% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 3.28% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.30% -17.59%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Windows Server 2008
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 61 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 29.63% 26.29% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 60 25
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) SCSM
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Intune
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) VCP4

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VCP4
3 1 (20.00%) CCEE
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCEA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Intune
2 2 (40.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) SAP