The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.25% 2.26% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.99% 9.48% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 9
Average salary £42,375 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.25% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,500 £21,212
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,500 £24,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 116 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.59% 23.82% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 102 176
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street -3 6 - -
Bath -11 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Taunton - 3 £41,750 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (70.31%) Windows Server
3 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 41 (64.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 27 (42.19%) SQL
7 24 (37.50%) Linux
7 24 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 23 (35.94%) Unix
8 23 (35.94%) Firewall
8 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
9 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
11 20 (31.25%) Citrix
12 18 (28.13%) Finance
12 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
13 17 (26.56%) ITIL
14 16 (25.00%) VMware
14 16 (25.00%) Degree
15 15 (23.44%) MS Office
15 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (21.88%) MCSE
17 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (15.63%) DNS
18 10 (15.63%) Cisco
18 10 (15.63%) Oracle

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (7.81%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.56%) Apache
8 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Office
2 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) Firewall
2 10 (15.63%) DHCP
2 10 (15.63%) DNS
3 9 (14.06%) VPN
4 6 (9.38%) Network Security
4 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.81%) VoIP
6 4 (6.25%) PBX
7 3 (4.69%) SAN
8 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) WAN
9 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.56%) LAN
9 1 (1.56%) VLAN
9 1 (1.56%) Wireless
9 1 (1.56%) WLAN
9 1 (1.56%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (28.13%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.94%) Banking
5 6 (9.38%) Electronics
5 6 (9.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Team Leader
3 9 (14.06%) IT Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Team Leader
4 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Server Support
5 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.94%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Support Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) WPF
2 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
1 7 (10.94%) iPad
1 7 (10.94%) iPhone
1 7 (10.94%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (70.31%) Windows Server
3 41 (64.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (37.50%) Linux
5 23 (35.94%) Unix
5 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (15.63%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.06%) Data Protection
5 8 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 7 (10.94%) Service Management
6 7 (10.94%) Wealth Management
7 6 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.81%) Information Management
8 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (4.69%) Coaching
10 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.13%) C#
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) Python
4 1 (1.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (25.00%) Degree
3 14 (21.88%) MCSE
4 9 (14.06%) MCSD
5 7 (10.94%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (10.94%) MCDST
6 5 (7.81%) MCSA
7 4 (6.25%) CCNA
7 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9000
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
2 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
3 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.06%) Xen
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.38%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.56%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (31.25%) Citrix
3 16 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle
5 7 (10.94%) McAfee
5 7 (10.94%) Remedy
5 7 (10.94%) Symantec
6 6 (9.38%) SAP
7 5 (7.81%) Apple
8 3 (4.69%) Juniper
9 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 2 (3.13%) HP
10 1 (1.56%) Adobe
10 1 (1.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.56%) Sage
10 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.56%) Wyse
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