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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.45% 0.94% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 16.67% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £28,750 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.05%  
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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 12 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 25.89% 5.66% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 12 33
Median salary £30,525 £28,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.17% -0.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Exeter

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

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) ERP
4 7 (58.33%) Infor
4 7 (58.33%) AS400
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Office 365
5 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) HP
6 5 (41.67%) Dell
6 5 (41.67%) Avaya
6 5 (41.67%) Lotus
6 5 (41.67%) MPLS
6 5 (41.67%) Sophos
6 5 (41.67%) VPN
6 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
6 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (41.67%) NETGEAR
6 5 (41.67%) SonicWALL
6 5 (41.67%) WSUS
6 5 (41.67%) SOLIDWORKS

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (41.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) POP3
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) IT Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Manager
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) ICT Support
2 2 (16.67%) ICT Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ERP
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Contingency Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Infor
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 5 (41.67%) Avaya
5 5 (41.67%) Dell
5 5 (41.67%) Lotus
5 5 (41.67%) NETGEAR
5 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
5 5 (41.67%) SonicWALL
5 5 (41.67%) Sophos
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix