The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salisbury 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 1.52% 15.38% 8.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 50.00% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 16.67% 30.77% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 26
Average salary £37,972 £17,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+123.36% -58.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Salisbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple