Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 125 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -59
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.93% 1.55% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 6.48% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 47
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -16.00%
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,425 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,300 £50,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -6.67%

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 623 710 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.14% 23.99% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 559 581 730
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,725
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Wallingford +4 9 £35,000 -
Abingdon +13 6 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Oxford -13 4 £34,500 -8.00%
Thame -4 3 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Bicester - 1 £33,450 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) DHCP
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (70.83%) DNS
5 14 (58.33%) VMware
6 13 (54.17%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (45.83%) MCSA
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) vCenter Server
8 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (37.50%) Office 365
9 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
10 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
12 5 (20.83%) Cacti
12 5 (20.83%) Veeam
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (20.83%) Open Source
12 5 (20.83%) CentOS
12 5 (20.83%) JIRA

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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 17 (70.83%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 5 (20.83%) VLAN
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) WPA
5 4 (16.67%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) ADSL
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) WAN
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.83%) IT Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) IT Support
4 5 (20.83%) IT Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) IT Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
6 5 (20.83%) CentOS
7 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (4.17%) Android
10 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.83%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
1 5 (20.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) MCSA
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) pfSense
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) vCenter Server
2 5 (20.83%) Cacti
2 5 (20.83%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Sophos
2 5 (20.83%) Veeam
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Nokia
6 1 (4.17%) Okta
6 1 (4.17%) Samsung
6 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard