Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 89 92
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 -56
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.55% 2.20% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.14% 9.29% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 21
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% +16.33% -24.62%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,150 £38,750 £33,000
South West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +1.56%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 217 312 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.14% 23.67% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 176 249 310
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,250 £58,775
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Somerset

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Bath +45 22 £32,500 +22.64% 5
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (81.82%) Cisco
4 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
5 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
9 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
9 10 (45.45%) LAN
9 10 (45.45%) WLAN
9 10 (45.45%) WAN
9 10 (45.45%) SAN
9 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (40.91%) Finance
10 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
10 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
10 9 (40.91%) Server Management
11 8 (36.36%) Citrix
11 8 (36.36%) Linux
11 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
12 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
12 7 (31.82%) Mitel
12 7 (31.82%) Asset Management

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
1 10 (45.45%) WLAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Support
3 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Telephony Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
3 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (40.91%) Server Management
4 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
4 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 7 (31.82%) Mitel
7 2 (9.09%) EMC
7 2 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) Veritas
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp