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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 40 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.19% 3.49% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.28% 11.06% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 35
Average salary £36,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £37,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
188 217 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.81% 31.54% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 155 193 139
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +18 20 £36,000 +54.83%
Clevedon -1 6 £25,000 +28.20%
Street - 1 £40,500 -
Bridgwater - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (52.94%) IIS
3 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
4 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
4 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (25.49%) MCSE
7 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
8 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 11 (21.57%) Windows 2000
9 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.57%) VMware
9 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (21.57%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (19.61%) Finance
10 10 (19.61%) CCNA
10 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (19.61%) LAN
11 9 (17.65%) DNS
11 9 (17.65%) DHCP
11 9 (17.65%) Wireless
12 8 (15.69%) Migration
12 8 (15.69%) Firewall
12 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
12 8 (15.69%) SAN
12 8 (15.69%) WLAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (52.94%) IIS
2 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Lync
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) LAN
3 9 (17.65%) DHCP
3 9 (17.65%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) Wireless
4 8 (15.69%) SAN
4 8 (15.69%) Firewall
4 8 (15.69%) WLAN
5 6 (11.76%) WAN
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 6 (11.76%) MPLS
6 4 (7.84%) FTP
7 3 (5.88%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.92%) VLAN
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Games
4 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Installations Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Systems Support
3 9 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Release Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Configuration Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Support Specialist
6 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Exchange Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (21.57%) Windows 2000
5 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
2 8 (15.69%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) CRM
3 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.84%) Revenue Management
5 2 (3.92%) Email Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
5 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.49%) MCSE
3 10 (19.61%) CCNA
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.80%) MCITP
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.84%) CCA
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) Juniper
4 6 (11.76%) SonicWALL
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Sage
6 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Adobe
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