The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.53% 2.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £19,000 £34,125 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.32% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.66% 44.33% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 7
Median salary £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,900 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,000 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Taunton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware