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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 44 67 49
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.43% 1.41% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.50% 4.15% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 21
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £28,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £52,500
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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 200 217 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 28.57% 33.91% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 186 171
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Oxford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
4 22 (47.83%) VPN
5 20 (43.48%) Firewall
6 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
7 18 (39.13%) Cisco
7 18 (39.13%) Wireless
7 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
8 17 (36.96%) WAAS
8 17 (36.96%) Skype for Business
8 17 (36.96%) F5
8 17 (36.96%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (36.96%) VMware
8 17 (36.96%) Forcepoint
8 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (36.96%) Cisco ISE
8 17 (36.96%) Network Monitoring
8 17 (36.96%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (26.09%) Office 365
9 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (19.57%) DNS
11 9 (19.57%) DHCP
11 9 (19.57%) IT Strategy
12 8 (17.39%) CMS
13 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
13 7 (15.22%) SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 17 (36.96%) Skype for Business
2 8 (17.39%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) VPN
2 20 (43.48%) Firewall
3 18 (39.13%) Wireless
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco IOS
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco ISE
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco Wireless
4 17 (36.96%) WAAS
5 9 (19.57%) DHCP
5 9 (19.57%) DNS
6 7 (15.22%) SAN
7 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) NAS
8 4 (8.70%) VoIP
9 3 (6.52%) VLAN
10 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
11 1 (2.17%) Internet
11 1 (2.17%) LAN
11 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Network Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 13 (28.26%) Server Analyst
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.04%) IT Support
6 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Developer
6 5 (10.87%) HTML Developer
7 4 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) jQuery
2 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.87%) New Media
1 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (19.57%) IT Strategy
3 5 (10.87%) Content Management
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.17%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (2.17%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.17%) Network Management
7 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Statistics
7 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 3 (6.52%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.87%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (8.70%) ISA Server
5 4 (8.70%) KVM
5 4 (8.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Cisco
2 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
3 17 (36.96%) F5
3 17 (36.96%) Forcepoint
3 17 (36.96%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 4 (8.70%) Sophos
6 3 (6.52%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
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