Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 93 87
Rank change year-on-year -48 -6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 27 69 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.87% 2.63% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.46% 8.19% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 107
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +31.58%
10th Percentile £23,725 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,500 £54,500
South East median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.11% -

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 780 842 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.13% 32.14% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 624 699 796
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -4.05% +15.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,525 £69,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Abingdon -19 8 £24,750 -23.85%
Thame - 3 £35,000 -
Oxford -43 2 £25,000 -35.48% 1
Witney - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (74.07%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
5 15 (55.56%) VMware
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (51.85%) DNS
7 13 (48.15%) DHCP
7 13 (48.15%) Windows 8
8 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 11 (40.74%) WAN
10 10 (37.04%) LAN
10 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
11 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (29.63%) VLAN
12 8 (29.63%) Cisco
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (25.93%) HP
13 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
13 7 (25.93%) Clustering
13 7 (25.93%) Retail
13 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
14 6 (22.22%) Office 365

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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
1 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
2 13 (48.15%) DHCP
3 11 (40.74%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) LAN
5 8 (29.63%) VLAN
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 1 (3.70%) NAS
9 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) IT Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) IT Support
2 7 (25.93%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Server Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Windows 10
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (48.15%) Windows 8
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.81%) Android
7 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
8 3 (11.11%) Linux
9 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
1 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.11%) CRM
3 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.11%) People Management
3 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.11%) CCENT
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Apple