The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 30 41
Rank change year-on-year -39 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.80% 7.93% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.36% 22.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 61 44
Median salary £28,000 £38,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% -0.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -4.64% +1.44%  

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 149 285 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 23.80% 34.76% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 140 268 253
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Southampton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (87.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (78.79%) VMware
4 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
5 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
5 19 (57.58%) Office 365
5 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
5 19 (57.58%) Windows Server
6 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
6 18 (54.55%) SQL
7 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
7 16 (48.48%) VoIP
8 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (39.39%) Dell
10 11 (33.33%) SAN
10 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
11 10 (30.30%) WAN
11 10 (30.30%) LAN
11 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
12 8 (24.24%) DNS
13 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.21%) Firewall
13 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
14 6 (18.18%) VLAN
14 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 6 (18.18%) Citrix
14 6 (18.18%) VPN
14 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (57.58%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) VoIP
2 11 (33.33%) SAN
3 10 (30.30%) LAN
3 10 (30.30%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.18%) VLAN
6 6 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (12.12%) DHCP
7 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.06%) DSL
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 2 (6.06%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) IT Support
2 16 (48.48%) Support Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) IT Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (15.15%) IT Technician
4 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Integration Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (87.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 19 (57.58%) Windows Server
4 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) CRM
2 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.06%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Design
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCTS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) vCenter Server
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) HP SIM
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) Dell
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) SonicWALL
6 4 (12.12%) Infor
6 4 (12.12%) Mitel
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) SAP
8 1 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (3.03%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.03%) Draytek
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
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