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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 88 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 175 288 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.35% 5.01% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.84% 16.76% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 150 267 214
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,317 £47,500 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
1363 1718 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.06% 29.90% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1561 1430
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Dorset -11 40 £27,500 -1.78% 11
Gloucestershire -23 38 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Wiltshire +8 32 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Bristol -3 29 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Devon -15 23 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Cornwall - 7 £24,500 - 1
Somerset -42 6 £27,500 -32.92%
Windows Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 361 (100.00%) Windows
2 294 (81.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 240 (66.48%) Windows Server
4 206 (57.06%) Active Directory
5 204 (56.51%) Microsoft
6 168 (46.54%) VMware
7 164 (45.43%) MS Exchange
8 129 (35.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 123 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 121 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 109 (30.19%) Windows 7
12 84 (23.27%) Hyper-V
13 82 (22.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 77 (21.33%) MS Excel
14 77 (21.33%) SQL Server
15 74 (20.50%) Security Cleared
15 74 (20.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 72 (19.94%) WAN
16 72 (19.94%) VPN
16 72 (19.94%) DNS
16 72 (19.94%) Cisco
17 71 (19.67%) Firewall
18 67 (18.56%) PowerShell
19 63 (17.45%) DHCP
19 63 (17.45%) ITIL
20 62 (17.17%) MCSE
21 60 (16.62%) Citrix
22 59 (16.34%) Windows XP
22 59 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2007
23 57 (15.79%) HP

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
1 164 (45.43%) MS Exchange
2 121 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (20.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 59 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 41 (11.36%) IIS
6 13 (3.60%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.32%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 77 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 49 (13.57%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) HipChat
4 3 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.36%) Office 365
2 12 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.55%) G Suite
4 2 (0.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (19.94%) DNS
1 72 (19.94%) VPN
1 72 (19.94%) WAN
2 71 (19.67%) Firewall
3 63 (17.45%) DHCP
4 56 (15.51%) LAN
5 50 (13.85%) TCP/IP
6 48 (13.30%) SAN
7 32 (8.86%) VoIP
8 31 (8.59%) Remote Desktop
9 28 (7.76%) VLAN
10 24 (6.65%) Ethernet
11 23 (6.37%) NAS
12 22 (6.09%) MPLS
13 21 (5.82%) DSL
14 20 (5.54%) SSL
15 19 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (4.71%) Cisco PIX
16 17 (4.71%) SMTP
16 17 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (10.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (4.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.83%) MySQL
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.39%) JIRA
3 4 (1.11%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.28%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) MSTest
General
1 14 (3.88%) Advertising
2 8 (2.22%) Finance
3 7 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.11%) Marketing
6 3 (0.83%) Law
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Electronics
7 2 (0.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (27.42%) Support Engineer
2 76 (21.05%) IT Support
3 53 (14.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 51 (14.13%) IT Engineer
5 50 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 50 (13.85%) Analyst
6 46 (12.74%) Windows Engineer
7 43 (11.91%) IT Support Engineer
8 37 (10.25%) Server Engineer
9 35 (9.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 34 (9.42%) Desktop Support
10 34 (9.42%) Windows Server Engineer
11 30 (8.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 28 (7.76%) Support Analyst
13 26 (7.20%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 24 (6.65%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
15 23 (6.37%) Consultant
16 22 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
17 21 (5.82%) Systems Engineer
18 19 (5.26%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.99%) .NET
2 17 (4.71%) Web Services
3 15 (4.16%) XML
4 13 (3.60%) .NET Framework
4 13 (3.60%) Middleware
5 4 (1.11%) HTML
5 4 (1.11%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.83%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.55%) MAPI
8 1 (0.28%) CSS
8 1 (0.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.19%) Clustering
2 40 (11.08%) Driving Licence
3 30 (8.31%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.93%) Replication
5 20 (5.54%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.16%) Cybercrime
7 13 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.49%) iPad
9 6 (1.66%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.11%) iPhone
11 4 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.55%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.55%) EPoS
13 2 (0.55%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 361 (100.00%) Windows
2 294 (81.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 240 (66.48%) Windows Server
4 123 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (30.19%) Windows 7
6 59 (16.34%) Windows XP
7 56 (15.51%) Windows 8
8 55 (15.24%) Linux
9 41 (11.36%) Windows 10
10 21 (5.82%) CentOS
11 19 (5.26%) Unix
12 12 (3.32%) Mac OS X
13 11 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (2.77%) Windows Vista
15 8 (2.22%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.11%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.83%) Debian
18 3 (0.83%) Solaris
19 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.45%) ITIL
2 35 (9.70%) Service Delivery
3 28 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (6.65%) Migration
5 23 (6.37%) High Availability
5 23 (6.37%) Problem Management
6 21 (5.82%) Patch Management
6 21 (5.82%) Project Management
7 20 (5.54%) Load Balancing
8 19 (5.26%) Change Control
8 19 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 19 (5.26%) Server Building
9 18 (4.99%) Information Security
10 16 (4.43%) Service Management
11 15 (4.16%) Data Protection
11 15 (4.16%) Information Security Management
11 15 (4.16%) ISMS
11 15 (4.16%) Security Management
12 13 (3.60%) Application Packaging
13 12 (3.32%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.56%) PowerShell
2 47 (13.02%) SQL
3 17 (4.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (4.71%) VBScript
4 15 (4.16%) VB
5 6 (1.66%) C#
6 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.83%) VBA
7 2 (0.55%) Java
8 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.28%) C
8 1 (0.28%) C++
8 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 82 (22.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (20.50%) Security Cleared
3 62 (17.17%) MCSE
4 50 (13.85%) DV Cleared
5 39 (10.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 38 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 35 (9.70%) CCNA
7 35 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (9.42%) MCP
9 33 (9.14%) MCSA
10 21 (5.82%) MCITP
11 17 (4.71%) CCIE
11 17 (4.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (2.49%) A+ Certification
12 9 (2.49%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (1.94%) DBS Check
14 6 (1.66%) VCP6
15 5 (1.39%) CCNP
15 5 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.09%) SLA
2 4 (1.11%) GPG13
3 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 206 (57.06%) Active Directory
2 129 (35.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (23.27%) Hyper-V
4 41 (11.36%) Terminal Services
5 23 (6.37%) vSphere
6 19 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 18 (4.99%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.71%) Firmware
9 10 (2.77%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.22%) XenApp
11 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.11%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.11%) UAG
14 3 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.83%) Xen
15 2 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.55%) XenServer
16 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (9.42%) SCCM
2 29 (8.03%) Backup Exec
3 18 (4.99%) SCOM
4 17 (4.71%) WSUS
5 8 (2.22%) AirWatch
6 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.39%) Grafana
7 5 (1.39%) Graphite
7 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.39%) Nagios
8 4 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.83%) ArcSight ESM
9 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.83%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.83%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.55%) Puppet
11 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 204 (56.51%) Microsoft
2 168 (46.54%) VMware
3 72 (19.94%) Cisco
4 60 (16.62%) Citrix
5 57 (15.79%) HP
6 29 (8.03%) Juniper
6 29 (8.03%) Veeam
7 27 (7.48%) WatchGuard
8 26 (7.20%) Dell
9 25 (6.93%) Red Hat
10 24 (6.65%) Veritas
11 22 (6.09%) Draytek
11 22 (6.09%) Symantec
12 18 (4.99%) CommVault
12 18 (4.99%) ProCurve
13 17 (4.71%) SonicWALL
13 17 (4.71%) ZyXEL
14 10 (2.77%) Apple
15 8 (2.22%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.94%) NetApp
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
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