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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.25% 1.29% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.09% 3.70% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 25
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,068 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
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
109 216 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.34% 34.73% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 98 174 255
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +7 8 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Street - 2 £40,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
4 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
7 12 (36.36%) Degree
8 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 9 (27.27%) DNS
10 9 (27.27%) DHCP
10 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
11 8 (24.24%) IBM
12 7 (21.21%) IIS
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL
12 7 (21.21%) HTML
12 7 (21.21%) Oracle
13 6 (18.18%) Firewall
14 5 (15.15%) Games
14 5 (15.15%) Revenue Management
14 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
14 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 19 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (21.21%) IIS
4 5 (15.15%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DHCP
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) Wireless
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
5 2 (6.06%) WLAN
5 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.06%) FTP
5 2 (6.06%) HTTP
5 2 (6.06%) VLAN
5 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) Multicast
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Consultant
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Support
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Author
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Author
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
1 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Revenue Management
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) VBScript
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) MCITP
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) CCA
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.06%) NFS
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) XenServer
5 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) Hyperic
2 1 (3.03%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Intel
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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