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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Bristol
Rank 108 94 92
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.21% 2.21% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.10% 9.40% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 29
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,651 £26,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 310 436 467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.11% 23.54% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 252 406 402
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £62,500
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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bristol

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
4 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
5 25 (53.19%) VMware
6 23 (48.94%) Hyper-V
7 20 (42.55%) Citrix
8 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.04%) Firewall
8 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
9 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (27.66%) SAN
10 13 (27.66%) Linux
11 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
12 11 (23.40%) MCSE
12 11 (23.40%) MCP
13 10 (21.28%) VPN
13 10 (21.28%) SCCM
13 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
13 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
14 9 (19.15%) Patch Management
14 9 (19.15%) Change Control
14 9 (19.15%) Office 365
14 9 (19.15%) Cisco
14 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
15 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (17.02%) DNS
15 8 (17.02%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.89%) IIS
4 6 (12.77%) Skype for Business
5 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.26%) SAS
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) HipChat
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) G Suite
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) SAN
3 10 (21.28%) VPN
4 8 (17.02%) DNS
4 8 (17.02%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (14.89%) DHCP
6 6 (12.77%) NAS
7 5 (10.64%) LAN
7 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) WAN
8 4 (8.51%) Internet
8 4 (8.51%) VLAN
9 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.26%) Network Security
10 2 (4.26%) Wireless
11 1 (2.13%) FTP
11 1 (2.13%) HTTP
11 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
11 1 (2.13%) VoIP
11 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.13%) Bower
2 1 (2.13%) Grunt
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.13%) RSpec
2 1 (2.13%) RubyGems
2 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (12.77%) Server Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) Clustering
3 5 (10.64%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) VLE
6 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.66%) Linux
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (14.89%) CentOS
8 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.13%) SUSE
10 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.13%) Unix
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Change Control
1 9 (19.15%) Patch Management
2 8 (17.02%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) Information Security
4 6 (12.77%) Information Security Management
4 6 (12.77%) Security Management
5 5 (10.64%) ISMS
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.38%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (6.38%) DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C#
1 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.40%) MCP
2 11 (23.40%) MCSE
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) MCSA
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.13%) CISSP
6 1 (2.13%) CNA
6 1 (2.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.13%) Novell Certification
6 1 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) GPG13
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 23 (48.94%) Hyper-V
3 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.77%) Firmware
4 6 (12.77%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.51%) XenApp
6 3 (6.38%) Terminal Server
6 3 (6.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Docker
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.38%) Grafana
3 3 (6.38%) Graphite
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.26%) WSUS
5 1 (2.13%) Ansible
5 1 (2.13%) Iperf
5 1 (2.13%) Marathon
5 1 (2.13%) Mesos
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) QRadar
5 1 (2.13%) RSA Archer
5 1 (2.13%) RSA enVision
5 1 (2.13%) SCOM
5 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (53.19%) VMware
3 20 (42.55%) Citrix
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco
4 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.02%) HP
6 5 (10.64%) CommVault
7 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) Veeam
8 2 (4.26%) Apple
8 2 (4.26%) Avaya
8 2 (4.26%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) Meraki
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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