The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 13 34 20
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 9.28% 3.07% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 5.75% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Abingdon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 87 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 34.02% 53.37% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 26
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.25% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Abingdon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
4 13 (81.25%) Veeam
4 13 (81.25%) vSphere
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (81.25%) Server Patching
4 13 (81.25%) EMC VNX
4 13 (81.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (81.25%) MCSE
4 13 (81.25%) Replication
4 13 (81.25%) HP
4 13 (81.25%) EMC
4 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (81.25%) SAN
4 13 (81.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) System Testing

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 13 (81.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) EMC VNX
1 13 (81.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Server Patching
2 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VB
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) MCSE
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Terminal Services
2 13 (81.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) EMC
2 13 (81.25%) HP
2 13 (81.25%) Veeam