The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 101 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 155 308 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.00% 5.11% 4.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.64% 16.37% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 137 250 221
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1332 1881 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.78% 31.23% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1583 1442
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South West region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Wiltshire -14 39 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Gloucestershire -31 38 £39,000 +23.80% 4
Bristol +24 28 £38,000 +35.71% 8
Dorset -16 20 £19,000 -45.71% 8
Cornwall -13 12 £23,500 +11.90% 1
Somerset -32 10 £26,000 -23.07% 2
Devon -8 7 £28,500 +20.00%
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 South West region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 349 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (75.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 216 (61.89%) VMware
4 213 (61.03%) Active Directory
5 211 (60.46%) Windows Server
6 207 (59.31%) Microsoft
7 180 (51.58%) MS Exchange
8 174 (49.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 142 (40.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 137 (39.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 124 (35.53%) Windows 7
12 117 (33.52%) Firewall
13 104 (29.80%) DNS
14 103 (29.51%) Cisco
15 98 (28.08%) SQL Server
16 93 (26.65%) DHCP
17 92 (26.36%) MS Excel
18 88 (25.21%) Citrix
19 86 (24.64%) HP
19 86 (24.64%) SQL
20 84 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2013
21 82 (23.50%) TCP/IP
22 77 (22.06%) ITIL
23 75 (21.49%) SAN
23 75 (21.49%) Security Cleared
24 73 (20.92%) Linux
25 71 (20.34%) WAN
26 66 (18.91%) Microsoft Certification
27 65 (18.62%) SC Cleared
28 61 (17.48%) SCCM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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
1 180 (51.58%) MS Exchange
2 142 (40.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 52 (14.90%) SharePoint
5 50 (14.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 42 (12.03%) IIS
7 33 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (8.31%) Skype for Business
9 20 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2000
10 11 (3.15%) Apache
11 10 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (2.87%) WebSphere
12 9 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (2.29%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.29%) HipChat
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.29%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.45%) Office 365
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 117 (33.52%) Firewall
2 104 (29.80%) DNS
3 93 (26.65%) DHCP
4 82 (23.50%) TCP/IP
5 75 (21.49%) SAN
6 71 (20.34%) WAN
7 50 (14.33%) LAN
8 48 (13.75%) VPN
9 35 (10.03%) VLAN
10 25 (7.16%) VoIP
11 24 (6.88%) Internet
12 13 (3.72%) ADSL
13 11 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (3.15%) Wireless
14 9 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (2.58%) Network Security
15 7 (2.01%) HTTP
15 7 (2.01%) NAS
16 6 (1.72%) FTP
16 6 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (28.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.44%) MySQL
4 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) OLTP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.15%) CppUnit
1 4 (1.15%) MSTest
2 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.57%) MSI
3 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.29%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.29%) JIRA
4 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (8.60%) Finance
2 17 (4.87%) Advertising
3 15 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.44%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.58%) Banking
6 7 (2.01%) Back Office
7 6 (1.72%) Legal
8 4 (1.15%) Electronics
8 4 (1.15%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (21.78%) Support Engineer
2 68 (19.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 60 (17.19%) IT Support
4 52 (14.90%) Systems Engineer
5 42 (12.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 37 (10.60%) IT Engineer
7 34 (9.74%) Analyst
8 29 (8.31%) IT Support Engineer
8 29 (8.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 27 (7.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (7.16%) Administrator
11 22 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (5.73%) Desktop Support
13 19 (5.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 19 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (5.44%) Support Analyst
14 16 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (4.58%) IT Manager
15 14 (4.01%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 14 (4.01%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.59%) Web Services
2 11 (3.15%) LAMP
3 10 (2.87%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (2.01%) .NET
5 4 (1.15%) RESTful
6 3 (0.86%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.86%) HTML
7 1 (0.29%) COM
7 1 (0.29%) Middleware
7 1 (0.29%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.29%) XML
7 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.32%) Clustering
2 31 (8.88%) EqualLogic
3 29 (8.31%) Driving Licence
4 23 (6.59%) Data Centre
5 19 (5.44%) EPoS
6 12 (3.44%) Blackberry
7 11 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.15%) PKI
8 9 (2.58%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.58%) iPad
9 8 (2.29%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.29%) Replication
10 5 (1.43%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.15%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.15%) SCADA
12 3 (0.86%) CMDB
13 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 349 (100.00%) Windows
2 265 (75.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 211 (60.46%) Windows Server
4 137 (39.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 124 (35.53%) Windows 7
6 73 (20.92%) Linux
7 56 (16.05%) Windows 8
8 49 (14.04%) Windows 10
9 39 (11.17%) Windows XP
10 29 (8.31%) Windows Vista
11 24 (6.88%) Windows 2000
12 23 (6.59%) Unix
13 18 (5.16%) CentOS
14 10 (2.87%) Mac OS
14 10 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (2.01%) FreeNAS
15 7 (2.01%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.72%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.72%) Solaris
17 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.06%) ITIL
2 31 (8.88%) Time Management
3 30 (8.60%) Virtual Environments
4 27 (7.74%) Project Management
5 24 (6.88%) Mentoring
6 22 (6.30%) ERP
7 21 (6.02%) Migration
8 20 (5.73%) High Availability
9 19 (5.44%) Database Tuning
10 17 (4.87%) Configuration Management
10 17 (4.87%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (4.87%) Problem Management
11 16 (4.58%) Identity Management
12 14 (4.01%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (3.44%) PRINCE2
14 11 (3.15%) Business Transformation
14 11 (3.15%) Service Delivery
15 10 (2.87%) Cybersecurity
15 10 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (2.87%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (24.64%) SQL
2 43 (12.32%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.72%) C
4 11 (3.15%) Perl
4 11 (3.15%) Python
5 8 (2.29%) C#
6 7 (2.01%) C++
7 6 (1.72%) Java
8 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.57%) VB
9 2 (0.57%) VBScript
9 2 (0.57%) VC++
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (21.49%) Security Cleared
2 66 (18.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (18.62%) SC Cleared
4 40 (11.46%) MCSE
5 28 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (6.88%) MCSA
7 22 (6.30%) CCNA
7 22 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (5.73%) A+ Certification
9 19 (5.44%) Degree
9 19 (5.44%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (4.58%) MCP
11 15 (4.30%) MCITP
12 13 (3.72%) DV Cleared
13 9 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (2.29%) HND
15 5 (1.43%) VCP5
16 4 (1.15%) CCIE
16 4 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (1.15%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.58%) SLA
2 6 (1.72%) GPG13
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 213 (61.03%) Active Directory
2 174 (49.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (17.48%) vSphere
4 59 (16.91%) Hyper-V
5 51 (14.61%) XenApp
6 30 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (6.59%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.87%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (4.87%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (3.44%) vCloud
10 10 (2.87%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (1.43%) UAG
12 5 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.86%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.86%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 61 (17.48%) SCCM
2 57 (16.33%) SCOM
3 26 (7.45%) NetBackup
4 25 (7.16%) Backup Exec
5 24 (6.88%) Foglight
6 23 (6.59%) WSUS
7 22 (6.30%) McAfee ePO
8 16 (4.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (2.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (1.72%) QRadar
10 6 (1.72%) RSA Archer
11 4 (1.15%) AirWatch
11 4 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.15%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.86%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.57%) MOM
13 2 (0.57%) Nagios
13 2 (0.57%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 216 (61.89%) VMware
2 207 (59.31%) Microsoft
3 103 (29.51%) Cisco
4 88 (25.21%) Citrix
5 86 (24.64%) HP
6 56 (16.05%) Dell
7 43 (12.32%) WatchGuard
8 42 (12.03%) NetApp
9 40 (11.46%) EMC
10 34 (9.74%) Veeam
11 31 (8.88%) Intel Security
12 26 (7.45%) Symantec
13 24 (6.88%) Fortinet
13 24 (6.88%) Kaseya
13 24 (6.88%) Kaspersky
14 23 (6.59%) Red Hat
15 14 (4.01%) Apple
16 13 (3.72%) Juniper
17 11 (3.15%) Hitachi
18 10 (2.87%) Sophos
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Up To 10%
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Penison, Share Scheme, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ThreePeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 25 days ago