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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.35% 3.23% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.95% 11.94% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 8
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £35,050
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
163 201 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.26% 27.02% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 134 182 127
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +14 22 £25,000 -40.47% 8
Yeovil -16 1 £33,800 +16.55% 1
Frome - 1 £25,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
5 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
6 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 28 (41.18%) Firewall
7 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
8 22 (32.35%) VMware
9 20 (29.41%) IIS
10 19 (27.94%) Cisco
11 18 (26.47%) DNS
11 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
12 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
13 14 (20.59%) DHCP
13 14 (20.59%) MCSE
13 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (20.59%) Finance
14 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
14 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
14 13 (19.12%) LAN
15 12 (17.65%) VPN
15 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (16.18%) SonicWALL
16 11 (16.18%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (16.18%) WLAN
16 11 (16.18%) WAN
16 11 (16.18%) Linux
16 11 (16.18%) MPLS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (29.41%) IIS
2 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
3 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.88%) Lync
6 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) Firewall
2 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
3 18 (26.47%) DNS
4 14 (20.59%) DHCP
5 13 (19.12%) LAN
6 12 (17.65%) VPN
7 11 (16.18%) WLAN
7 11 (16.18%) WAN
7 11 (16.18%) MPLS
7 11 (16.18%) Wireless
8 9 (13.24%) SAN
9 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.94%) NAS
11 1 (1.47%) VLAN
11 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Team Leader
3 11 (16.18%) Network Team Leader
4 10 (14.71%) Network Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Installations Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Release Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Configuration Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Systems Support
8 6 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) IT Support
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Support Specialist
10 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Server Support
10 3 (4.41%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) XML
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) WCF
3 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) DTV
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.18%) Linux
5 10 (14.71%) Windows 2000
6 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.88%) UNIX
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
3 7 (10.29%) Migration
4 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.35%) CRM
4 5 (7.35%) Project Management
4 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.35%) Release Management
4 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.35%) Line Management
4 5 (7.35%) Process Management
5 3 (4.41%) People Management
5 3 (4.41%) Service Management
6 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.94%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
2 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) MCSE
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.18%) CCNA
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
1 2 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.35%) VMware
3 19 (27.94%) Cisco
4 11 (16.18%) Juniper
4 11 (16.18%) SonicWALL
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle
6 6 (8.82%) HP
7 5 (7.35%) Citrix
8 4 (5.88%) Veeam
9 3 (4.41%) Avaya
9 3 (4.41%) Fujitsu
9 3 (4.41%) NetApp
9 3 (4.41%) Dell
9 3 (4.41%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) IBM
10 2 (2.94%) SAP
10 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.47%) Lotus
11 1 (1.47%) Sage
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