The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 27 50
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.72% 5.39% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 20.69% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 11
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £49,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 174 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.74% 26.05% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 193 158 79
Average salary £31,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.87% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -17 15 £24,000 -29.41%
Taunton - 3 £35,000 -
Templecombe - 2 - -
Clevedon 0 1 £19,500 -26.41%
Yeovil -7 1 £18,000 -32.07%
Street - 1 £27,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,024 - 1
Winscombe - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (84.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (60.61%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
5 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 12 (36.36%) IIS
8 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (27.27%) Firewall
10 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
11 8 (24.24%) LAN
11 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
11 8 (24.24%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (21.21%) Finance
12 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (21.21%) SAN
12 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.21%) DNS
13 6 (18.18%) DHCP
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
14 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
15 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
15 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 12 (36.36%) IIS
3 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.03%) CMS
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) WordPress
6 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) LDAP
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Military
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Support
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Installations Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) IT Support
7 4 (12.12%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Author
7 4 (12.12%) Technical Author
7 4 (12.12%) Graduate
8 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Administrator
9 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (84.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
4 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) Data Security
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) MCP
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.03%) MCT
5 1 (3.03%) CNE
5 1 (3.03%) Novell Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CWNA
5 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) XenApp
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (3.03%) WSUS
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Trapeze
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
Weston-super-mare, Somerset
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