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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 20 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.17% 7.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 17.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £32,500 £41,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
12 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 26.09% 41.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 3
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £45,000
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 19 January 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA

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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper