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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 111 93
Rank change year-on-year +46 -18 -46
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.81% 0.68% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 2.98% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 15
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £30,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% +18.27% -27.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £40,500 £35,000 £35,400
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 266 302 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.65% 22.83% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 212 256 312
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,125 £23,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +34 25 £32,500 +71.05% 3
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
4 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (75.00%) VMware
6 18 (64.29%) Cisco
6 18 (64.29%) SAN
7 16 (57.14%) LAN
7 16 (57.14%) WLAN
7 16 (57.14%) WAN
8 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (46.43%) Finance
10 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
11 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
11 11 (39.29%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
11 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
11 11 (39.29%) Incident Management
12 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
13 7 (25.00%) Citrix
13 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
14 6 (21.43%) Linux
14 6 (21.43%) SQL
14 6 (21.43%) Firewall
15 5 (17.86%) DHCP
15 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
15 5 (17.86%) DNS
15 5 (17.86%) SLA
15 5 (17.86%) Office 365

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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) SAN
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) WLAN
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 5 (17.86%) DNS
4 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (14.29%) VLAN
5 4 (14.29%) VoIP
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Support Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (39.29%) Incident Management
2 11 (39.29%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (3.57%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 18 (64.29%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 4 (14.29%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam