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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 71 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.31% 4.77% 3.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.03% 14.89% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 27
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £43,214
UK excluding London median 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
179 188 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.09% 32.03% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 157 163 205
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 6 £26,000 +26.82%
Yeovil +2 3 £22,500 -33.43%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (50.00%) Juniper
5 8 (50.00%) SAN
5 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
9 4 (25.00%) Open Source
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (25.00%) Hitachi
9 4 (25.00%) NetScreen
9 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (25.00%) SLA
9 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista

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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LatentZero
1 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (25.00%) Open Source
1 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Hitachi
6 1 (6.25%) Fidessa
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
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