Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 45 48
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 83 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.70% 4.91% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.35% 15.31% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 63 110
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,050 £20,975
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,250 £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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 449 542 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 28.87% 32.05% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 383 476 553
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% -8.78% +5.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,125 £50,000
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 Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire 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
Swindon -11 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Melksham - 11 £32,750 -
Chippenham +6 5 £27,500 -36.05%
Malmesbury +2 1 - -
Corsham +1 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Salisbury -32 1 £50,000 +163.16%
Trowbridge - 1 £27,500 -
Warminster - 1 £24,000 -
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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
4 29 (69.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (59.52%) Office 365
6 23 (54.76%) Windows 7
6 23 (54.76%) VMware
7 20 (47.62%) ITIL
8 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
9 17 (40.48%) Windows 10
10 16 (38.10%) Cisco
11 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
12 14 (33.33%) HP
13 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
13 13 (30.95%) Firewall
13 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (30.95%) Windows 8
14 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
16 10 (23.81%) SLA
17 9 (21.43%) SQL
17 9 (21.43%) SCCM
18 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (19.05%) MCP
18 8 (19.05%) CRM
18 8 (19.05%) Dell
18 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
19 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 7 (16.67%) SCOM

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) IP Telephony
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Support Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (28.57%) IT Support
3 11 (26.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) IT Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (9.52%) Support Technician
9 3 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (7.14%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 29 (69.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (54.76%) Windows 7
5 17 (40.48%) Windows 10
6 13 (30.95%) Windows 8
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
8 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) CRM
3 6 (14.29%) Change Management
3 6 (14.29%) Line Management
3 6 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 5 (11.90%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.38%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.38%) Service Management
5 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) MCP
2 6 (14.29%) CCNA
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCSA
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) SCOM
3 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (11.90%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 16 (38.10%) Cisco
4 14 (33.33%) HP
5 8 (19.05%) Dell
6 6 (14.29%) Apple
7 5 (11.90%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Dell KACE
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) jetNEXUS
9 1 (2.38%) McAfee
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp