The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 51 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.74% 2.66% 7.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.70% 12.17% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 40
Median salary £20,000 £25,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.33% -26.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,300 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £38,950 £42,750
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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 134 115 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 28.21% 21.86% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 122 103 175
Median salary £33,500 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.74% -13.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Dorset over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Dorset

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bournemouth +1 10 £19,000 -43.70% 1
Poole +4 1 £18,000 -
Ferndown - 1 £21,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) Office 365
7 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 7 (22.58%) VMware
8 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) DHCP
9 6 (19.35%) DNS
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) HP
10 5 (16.13%) SAN
10 5 (16.13%) MCSA
10 5 (16.13%) SCCM
11 4 (12.90%) SCOM
11 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
11 4 (12.90%) MCSE
11 4 (12.90%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) SLA
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.90%) VoIP
11 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
12 3 (9.68%) Case Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) DHCP
1 6 (19.35%) DNS
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) VLAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (9.68%) Law
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) IT Support
1 15 (48.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) IT Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
2 3 (9.68%) Case Management
3 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCSA
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Draytek
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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