Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 126 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 -62 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 48 50 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.60% 1.73% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.48% 5.54% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 128
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -16.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £32,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.86% -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 741 902 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.63% 31.16% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 602 724 758
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% +15.94%
10th Percentile £25,050 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 20 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Abingdon +2 9 £25,000 -20.63% 3
Witney - 7 £32,500 -
Oxford -18 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Wallingford - 6 £35,000 -
Thame -12 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
4 28 (58.33%) VMware
5 27 (56.25%) DNS
5 27 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (54.17%) DHCP
7 25 (52.08%) Windows 7
8 24 (50.00%) Windows 10
9 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
10 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
11 19 (39.58%) Windows 8
12 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (27.08%) Office 365
15 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (25.00%) WAN
15 12 (25.00%) HP
16 11 (22.92%) Citrix
16 11 (22.92%) LAN
16 11 (22.92%) SQL
16 11 (22.92%) SCCM
17 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
17 9 (18.75%) VLAN
17 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (16.67%) SAN

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 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.42%) SAS
5 5 (10.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Office 365
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) DNS
2 26 (54.17%) DHCP
3 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (25.00%) WAN
5 11 (22.92%) LAN
6 9 (18.75%) VLAN
7 8 (16.67%) SAN
8 6 (12.50%) Firewall
9 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
9 5 (10.42%) Skype
10 3 (6.25%) VoIP
10 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.17%) NAS
11 2 (4.17%) Network Security
11 2 (4.17%) SMS
11 2 (4.17%) Wireless
12 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (14.58%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) IT Support
4 9 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.42%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (10.42%) Administrator
8 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (10.42%) IT Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
3 27 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (52.08%) Windows 7
5 24 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 19 (39.58%) Windows 8
7 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
7 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.33%) Android
9 3 (6.25%) Linux
10 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Migration
2 7 (14.58%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (14.58%) Patch Management
3 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (10.42%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (10.42%) Presales
4 5 (10.42%) Web Filtering
5 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 3 (6.25%) DevOps
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) People Management
5 3 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.17%) Line Management
6 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) MCSA
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.17%) CCENT
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
3 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
4 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCCM
2 7 (14.58%) WSUS
3 5 (10.42%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (10.42%) SmoothWall
3 5 (10.42%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) HP
4 11 (22.92%) Citrix
5 8 (16.67%) Cisco
6 7 (14.58%) Apple
7 6 (12.50%) Veeam
8 5 (10.42%) Dell
8 5 (10.42%) Sophos
8 5 (10.42%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) Google