The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 69 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.56% 2.15% 3.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 7.08% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 24
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.62% -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,875 £20,750 £22,375
10% offered a salary of more than £46,975 £49,375 £66,750
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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 172 226 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 24.19% 30.34% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 274 399 723
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.55% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £24,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,350 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (47.06%) VMware
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
6 15 (44.12%) VPN
7 13 (38.24%) Firewall
8 12 (35.29%) Cisco
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) Wireless
10 10 (29.41%) Forcepoint
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
10 10 (29.41%) WAAS
10 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
10 10 (29.41%) F5
11 9 (26.47%) Office 365
11 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
11 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (23.53%) CMS
12 8 (23.53%) DNS
12 8 (23.53%) DHCP
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) SQL
14 6 (17.65%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 8 (23.53%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) VPN
2 13 (38.24%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
3 10 (29.41%) WAAS
3 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 8 (23.53%) DHCP
4 8 (23.53%) DNS
5 6 (17.65%) SAN
6 5 (14.71%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) NAS
8 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.82%) VLAN
9 2 (5.88%) LAN
9 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Network Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Server Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) HTML Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) CRM Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (14.71%) CSS
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
1 5 (14.71%) jQuery
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
1 5 (14.71%) New Media
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (17.65%) IT Strategy
3 5 (14.71%) Content Management
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.94%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Perl
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
3 3 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) KVM
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (11.76%) XenApp
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 10 (29.41%) F5
4 10 (29.41%) Forcepoint
4 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Sophos
7 3 (8.82%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) Google