Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 129 118
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 98 52 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.56% 1.64% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 8.07% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 86 42 83
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +1.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £29,125 £25,075 £20,750
90th Percentile £48,125 £43,750 £47,250
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +4.84%

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

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 953 644 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.88% 20.29% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 776 562 996
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,100 £21,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £71,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 74 (75.51%) Active Directory
3 74 (75.51%) Windows Server
4 55 (56.12%) VMware
5 45 (45.92%) Linux
6 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
7 34 (34.69%) DNS
8 33 (33.67%) Cisco
9 32 (32.65%) Windows 7
10 27 (27.55%) DHCP
11 23 (23.47%) MS Exchange
11 23 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (23.47%) vSphere
12 22 (22.45%) Hyper-V
12 22 (22.45%) Firewall
13 20 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (20.41%) Office 365
14 19 (19.39%) CCNA
14 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (19.39%) Citrix
15 18 (18.37%) SAN
15 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
15 18 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (18.37%) Windows 10
16 17 (17.35%) Red Hat
17 16 (16.33%) SLA
17 16 (16.33%) Mobile Device Management
18 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (15.31%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 23 (23.47%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (10.20%) Apache
5 4 (4.08%) IIS
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.41%) Office 365
2 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.10%) IaaS
4 5 (5.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.69%) DNS
2 27 (27.55%) DHCP
3 22 (22.45%) Firewall
4 18 (18.37%) SAN
4 18 (18.37%) TCP/IP
5 13 (13.27%) VPN
6 9 (9.18%) iSCSI
6 9 (9.18%) Wireless
7 8 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (8.16%) LAN
7 8 (8.16%) NAS
7 8 (8.16%) Network Security
7 8 (8.16%) WAN
8 7 (7.14%) OpenVPN
8 7 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
9 6 (6.12%) VoIP
10 4 (4.08%) VLAN
11 2 (2.04%) Skype
12 1 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) MySQL
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Artifactory
1 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.10%) JIRA
1 5 (5.10%) MSBuild
1 5 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (5.10%) RSpec
1 5 (5.10%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.18%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Advertising
3 3 (3.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (15.31%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Wintel Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Administrator
8 7 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) IT Support
8 7 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (7.14%) Linux Support
8 7 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.14%) Security Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) .NET
2 5 (5.10%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.10%) JSON
2 5 (5.10%) XML
3 3 (3.06%) LAMP
4 2 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.18%) Replication
3 6 (6.12%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Clustering
4 5 (5.10%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 74 (75.51%) Windows Server
4 45 (45.92%) Linux
5 32 (32.65%) Windows 7
6 18 (18.37%) Windows 10
7 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (10.20%) CentOS
9 8 (8.16%) AIX
10 7 (7.14%) Debian
10 7 (7.14%) VMS
11 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (5.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.04%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 15 (15.31%) ITIL
3 10 (10.20%) Information Security
4 9 (9.18%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.16%) DevOps
5 8 (8.16%) Project Management
5 8 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (7.14%) High Availability
6 7 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 7 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 7 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (7.14%) Test Management
7 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.08%) Workflow
9 3 (3.06%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (3.06%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
1 15 (15.31%) Shell Script
2 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
3 9 (9.18%) C#
4 5 (5.10%) Java
5 4 (4.08%) SQL
6 3 (3.06%) AWK
6 3 (3.06%) sed
7 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 2 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) CCNA
1 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.14%) CCNP
4 7 (7.14%) CISM
4 7 (7.14%) CISSP
4 7 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (7.14%) Novell Certification
4 7 (7.14%) SANS
4 7 (7.14%) SSCP
5 6 (6.12%) MCTS
6 4 (4.08%) MCITP
7 3 (3.06%) MCDST
7 3 (3.06%) MCSA
7 3 (3.06%) MCSE
8 2 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.02%) MCP
9 1 (1.02%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) SLA
2 7 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (75.51%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (23.47%) vSphere
3 22 (22.45%) Hyper-V
4 18 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.18%) NFS
5 9 (9.18%) XenServer
6 5 (5.10%) Docker
7 3 (3.06%) XenApp
8 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) vMotion
2 5 (5.10%) Ansible
2 5 (5.10%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.10%) Terraform
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.08%) WSUS
4 3 (3.06%) SCCM
4 3 (3.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.04%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (56.12%) VMware
2 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
3 33 (33.67%) Cisco
4 19 (19.39%) Citrix
5 17 (17.35%) Red Hat
6 12 (12.24%) Veeam
7 10 (10.20%) NetApp
8 7 (7.14%) Avaya
8 7 (7.14%) Dell
8 7 (7.14%) Percona
8 7 (7.14%) Samsung
8 7 (7.14%) SonicWALL
9 5 (5.10%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (4.08%) IBM
10 4 (4.08%) Oracle
11 3 (3.06%) HP
11 3 (3.06%) Symantec
12 2 (2.04%) Apple
12 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.02%) Meridio