The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Devon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 48 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.82% 1.53% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 11.36% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +15.78%  
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 Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 87 44 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 26.44% 13.46% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83 43 73
Median salary £33,581 £32,750 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.53% +22.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,989 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Devon over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Devon

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 3 £35,000 -
Exeter -3 1 - -
Torquay - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (75.00%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco
6 13 (54.17%) Firewall
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
9 10 (41.67%) VPN
9 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
9 10 (41.67%) Office 365
10 9 (37.50%) SQL
10 9 (37.50%) HP
11 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (33.33%) WSUS
12 7 (29.17%) Infor
12 7 (29.17%) Veeam
12 7 (29.17%) AS400
12 7 (29.17%) Finance
12 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
12 7 (29.17%) ERP
12 7 (29.17%) Dell
12 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (29.17%) SDLC
13 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (25.00%) Sophos
13 6 (25.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (25.00%) IIS
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (20.83%) IBM Domino
5 3 (12.50%) Apache
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (20.83%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) VPN
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 4 (16.67%) SMTP
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) IMAP
6 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (12.50%) SSH
6 3 (12.50%) VLAN
6 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) PBX
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (4.17%) POP3
8 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
1 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) IT Manager
1 7 (29.17%) Systems Manager
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Support
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) MAPI
2 1 (4.17%) CGI
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) AS400
2 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) EPoS
3 3 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) CCTV
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (12.50%) CentOS
7 3 (12.50%) Debian
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) SUSE
9 1 (4.17%) Unix
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ERP
1 7 (29.17%) SDLC
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Contingency Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) People Management
4 1 (4.17%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) VB
2 3 (12.50%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) XenServer
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) WSUS
2 3 (12.50%) Cacti
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (8.33%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.17%) OpenView
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Dell
5 7 (29.17%) Infor
5 7 (29.17%) Veeam
6 6 (25.00%) Sophos
7 5 (20.83%) Avaya
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Lotus
7 5 (20.83%) NETGEAR
7 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
7 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
8 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.33%) arcserve
9 2 (8.33%) IBM
9 2 (8.33%) Symantec
9 2 (8.33%) Webroot