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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.21% 2.39% 3.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.09% 6.51% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 24
Average salary £36,000 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,060 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
136 215 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.31% 36.63% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 115 171 245
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,060 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
Bath 0 5 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Street +2 4 £40,500 +50.00%
Clevedon -3 1 £25,000 +28.20% 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 11 (37.93%) IIS
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
9 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 6 (20.69%) Firewall
11 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.69%) MCSE
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
12 5 (17.24%) SAN
12 5 (17.24%) IBM
12 5 (17.24%) Revenue Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (55.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) IIS
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.45%) Apache
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) VPN
4 4 (13.79%) FTP
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 2 (6.90%) WLAN
6 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.24%) Games
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Author
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Author
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
1 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) Revenue Management
3 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) MCITP
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) CCA
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Sage
Clevedon, Avon
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