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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.94% 0.81% 5.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 3.45% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
Windows Server 2008
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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
55 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 35.48% 23.39% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 27
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
3 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) AppSense
4 7 (53.85%) MCP
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) EMC
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) CCA
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (53.85%) CCEA
4 7 (53.85%) VCP5
4 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
4 7 (53.85%) VCP4
4 7 (53.85%) vSphere
4 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (53.85%) Lync
4 7 (53.85%) CCEE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Lync
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) MCSA
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (53.85%) VCP4
2 7 (53.85%) CCEE
2 7 (53.85%) VCP5
2 7 (53.85%) CCA
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCEA
2 7 (53.85%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
1 7 (53.85%) vSphere
1 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Intune
1 2 (15.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) IBM