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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Somerset
Rank 72 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 2.81% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 9.88% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 12
Median salary £19,000 £37,875 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.83% +5.94%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
130 172 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.63% 28.48% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 125 157 108
Median salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -1 2 £19,000 -44.32%
Bath -4 2 £19,000 -39.20%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (78.57%) MS Office
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (50.00%) Office 365
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (42.86%) Adobe
8 5 (35.71%) VPN
8 5 (35.71%) Unix
9 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
9 4 (28.57%) Nagios
9 4 (28.57%) Sage
9 4 (28.57%) SCOM
9 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Service Management
9 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (21.43%) VoIP
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Support
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCENT
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Adobe
3 4 (28.57%) Sage
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 2 (14.29%) RedGate
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) Tableau
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds