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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 89 108
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.53% 1.68% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.86% 7.74% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 24
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +35.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 388 349 541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 21.38% 21.77% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 313 324 495
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (73.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 46 (67.65%) VMware
4 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
6 29 (42.65%) Linux
7 26 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (33.82%) Cisco
9 22 (32.35%) Firewall
10 20 (29.41%) Hyper-V
11 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
12 18 (26.47%) SAN
12 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
13 15 (22.06%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (20.59%) iSCSI
14 14 (20.59%) DNS
14 14 (20.59%) CCNA
14 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (20.59%) DHCP
14 14 (20.59%) C#
14 14 (20.59%) .NET
15 13 (19.12%) ITIL
15 13 (19.12%) NetApp
15 13 (19.12%) Degree
15 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (19.12%) Office 365
16 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (17.65%) vSphere
16 12 (17.65%) Red Hat

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 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.24%) IIS
3 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.29%) Skype for Business
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.35%) SAS
6 3 (4.41%) Apache
6 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Office 365
2 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (1.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) SAN
3 14 (20.59%) DHCP
3 14 (20.59%) DNS
3 14 (20.59%) iSCSI
4 12 (17.65%) VPN
5 10 (14.71%) Network Security
5 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 8 (11.76%) LAN
6 8 (11.76%) WAN
7 7 (10.29%) Software-Defined Networking
8 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.82%) NAS
8 6 (8.82%) VLAN
9 2 (2.94%) Wireless
10 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.47%) Internet
10 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.47%) VoIP
10 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Artifactory
1 4 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.88%) Bower
1 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.88%) Grunt
1 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.88%) MSBuild
1 4 (5.88%) RSpec
1 4 (5.88%) RubyGems
1 4 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (4.41%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Analyst
2 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Wintel Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Customer Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Linux Support
6 6 (8.82%) Wintel Support
6 6 (8.82%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 4 (5.88%) JSON
3 4 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (4.41%) LAMP
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.47%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) SOAP
6 1 (1.47%) WCF
6 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Clustering
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (73.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 29 (42.65%) Linux
5 11 (16.18%) CentOS
6 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.82%) AIX
9 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.41%) SUSE
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.47%) Unix
12 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) DevOps
3 8 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (10.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (10.29%) IT Strategy
4 7 (10.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (10.29%) Service Management
4 7 (10.29%) Test Management
5 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.82%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Security Patching
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.35%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.41%) Change Control
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 14 (20.59%) C#
3 8 (11.76%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.41%) AWK
5 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.41%) sed
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) CCNA
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (19.12%) Degree
3 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (10.29%) MCSE
5 6 (8.82%) CCNP
5 6 (8.82%) CISM
5 6 (8.82%) CISSP
5 6 (8.82%) CNA
5 6 (8.82%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (8.82%) Novell Certification
5 6 (8.82%) SANS
5 6 (8.82%) SSCP
6 5 (7.35%) MCITP
6 5 (7.35%) MCTS
7 3 (4.41%) MCP
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.94%) MCSA
9 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 7 (10.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 15 (22.06%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (17.65%) vSphere
6 8 (11.76%) NFS
7 6 (8.82%) XenApp
8 4 (5.88%) Docker
8 4 (5.88%) VirtualBox
9 3 (4.41%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) SCCM
2 8 (11.76%) vMotion
3 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (5.88%) Ansible
6 4 (5.88%) Marathon
6 4 (5.88%) Mesos
6 4 (5.88%) Terraform
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (4.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (2.94%) WSUS
9 1 (1.47%) Grafana
9 1 (1.47%) Graphite
9 1 (1.47%) Iperf
Vendors
1 46 (67.65%) VMware
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (33.82%) Cisco
4 13 (19.12%) NetApp
5 12 (17.65%) Citrix
5 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.76%) Dell
7 7 (10.29%) HP
7 7 (10.29%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.88%) Symantec
8 4 (5.88%) Veeam
9 3 (4.41%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (4.41%) IBM
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle
10 2 (2.94%) Apple
10 2 (2.94%) Meraki
10 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.47%) Avaya
11 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.47%) Google
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