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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.88% 3.08% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.15% 10.00% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
135 210 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.12% 30.84% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 214
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 December 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
(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 +3 6 £30,500 +28.42% 3
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
4 17 (42.50%) Degree
5 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (35.00%) VMware
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
7 13 (32.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (27.50%) IBM
9 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
10 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
10 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 7 (17.50%) HTML
11 7 (17.50%) Oracle
11 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.50%) Firewall
11 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (15.00%) ITIL
12 6 (15.00%) Linux
12 6 (15.00%) DHCP
12 6 (15.00%) DNS
13 5 (12.50%) IIS
13 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 5 (12.50%) UNIX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 10 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Help Desk Support
3 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Author
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Author
5 5 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support
6 4 (10.00%) Support Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.00%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (5.00%) AIX
7 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Revenue Management
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.50%) Release Management
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) VBScript
3 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) NFS
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Hyperic
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) IBM
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (7.50%) Intel
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
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