Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 100 42
Rank change year-on-year +26 -58 +28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 47 18 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.51% 1.37% 5.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.21% 5.29% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 74
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £23,250 £33,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -31.21% +20.71%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,575 £20,750
90th Percentile £43,500 £39,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +4.84%

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 290 340 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.64% 25.82% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 230 303 361
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,725 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Bath +13 30 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Taunton +21 12 £37,000 +15.63%
Clevedon -12 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (74.47%) Active Directory
4 27 (57.45%) VMware
4 27 (57.45%) Windows 7
5 26 (55.32%) Firewall
6 24 (51.06%) Windows Server
7 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
8 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 19 (40.43%) Skype for Business
9 17 (36.17%) DNS
9 17 (36.17%) DHCP
10 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
12 14 (29.79%) Veeam
12 14 (29.79%) Office 365
13 12 (25.53%) Degree
14 11 (23.40%) VLAN
14 11 (23.40%) Legal
14 11 (23.40%) Skype
15 9 (19.15%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
16 8 (17.02%) Finance
17 7 (14.89%) Linux
17 7 (14.89%) Information Security
17 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
18 6 (12.77%) Customer-Centricity
18 6 (12.77%) Customer-Centric Approach
18 6 (12.77%) Network Security

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 19 (40.43%) Skype for Business
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Google Drive
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
3 2 (4.26%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) Firewall
2 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
3 17 (36.17%) DHCP
3 17 (36.17%) DNS
4 11 (23.40%) Skype
4 11 (23.40%) VLAN
5 6 (12.77%) Network Security
5 6 (12.77%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.38%) VoIP
6 3 (6.38%) WAN
6 3 (6.38%) Wireless
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.26%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) NetScreen
8 1 (2.13%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
General
1 11 (23.40%) Legal
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 5 (10.64%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) IT Support
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) IT Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) IT Support Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Support Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (14.89%) IT Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Technician
6 3 (6.38%) IT Assistant
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Assistant
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.38%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) LAMP
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (57.45%) Windows 7
4 24 (51.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) Android
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Information Security
2 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.77%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 6 (12.77%) Customer-Centricity
3 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.51%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (8.51%) SIEM
4 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
4 4 (8.51%) Web Filtering
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.26%) SDLC
5 2 (4.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VBScript
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 35 (74.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.26%) Docker
5 2 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
1 3 (6.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) VMware
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) Veeam
4 5 (10.64%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Hitachi
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.26%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper