Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 82 117
Rank change year-on-year -81 +35 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 90 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.54% 3.32% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 9.91% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 90 59
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% +12.70% -8.70%
10th Percentile £26,650 £28,450 £22,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
South East median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% -5.41% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 655 908 1,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.93% 33.52% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 556 788 803
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -10.11% +11.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Oxfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -50 7 £40,000 -
Bicester -1 3 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Abingdon -18 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
5 9 (56.25%) SCCM
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
6 8 (50.00%) VLAN
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL V3
6 8 (50.00%) VoIP
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) HNC
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (31.25%) SCOM
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (31.25%) Server Building
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 4 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (25.00%) AirWatch

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) G Suite
1 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Mimecast
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (50.00%) VLAN
3 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) PSTN
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) PBX
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (31.25%) Server Building
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) HNC
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (31.25%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) AirWatch
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
4 3 (18.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (25.00%) Google
2 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (25.00%) Splunk
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
3 3 (18.75%) HP