The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 10 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.32% 1.81% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.98% 4.61% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 48
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 217 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.40% 39.17% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 190 151 254
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 37 (59.68%) TCP/IP
4 33 (53.23%) Active Directory
5 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
5 25 (40.32%) Windows 8
5 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (33.87%) Firewall
7 20 (32.26%) ITIL
8 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
9 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (27.42%) SQL
10 16 (25.81%) VMware
10 16 (25.81%) Cisco
11 15 (24.19%) Linux
11 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
11 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
11 15 (24.19%) DNS
12 14 (22.58%) VPN
12 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.97%) Citrix
14 12 (19.35%) DHCP
14 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (17.74%) Office 365
15 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
15 11 (17.74%) SCCM
16 10 (16.13%) Juniper
16 10 (16.13%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (16.13%) IIS
5 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (11.29%) Lync
7 7 (11.29%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (6.45%) JBoss
9 3 (4.84%) Apache
9 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
9 3 (4.84%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (3.23%) CMS
10 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Office 365
2 7 (11.29%) IaaS
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (59.68%) TCP/IP
2 21 (33.87%) Firewall
3 15 (24.19%) DNS
4 14 (22.58%) VPN
5 12 (19.35%) DHCP
6 7 (11.29%) WAN
7 6 (9.68%) SAN
8 5 (8.06%) SSL
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.06%) Unified Communications
9 4 (6.45%) Network Security
9 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.84%) VLAN
10 3 (4.84%) DMZ
10 3 (4.84%) Intranet
10 3 (4.84%) Extranet
10 3 (4.84%) LAN
10 3 (4.84%) HTTP
11 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
12 1 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Subversion
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) French Language
3 2 (3.23%) German Language
3 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
1 11 (17.74%) IT Support
2 9 (14.52%) Support Technician
2 9 (14.52%) IT Support Technician
3 7 (11.29%) Administrator
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.68%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.06%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 3 (4.84%) MSMQ
3 3 (4.84%) WCF
3 3 (4.84%) REST
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.23%) SAML
4 2 (3.23%) Ajax
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) CMDB
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
2 25 (40.32%) Windows 8
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 15 (24.19%) Linux
5 7 (11.29%) UNIX
6 6 (9.68%) Windows 2000
7 5 (8.06%) Solaris
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.61%) SUSE
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.68%) ITSM
3 6 (9.68%) Migration
3 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.06%) Line Management
4 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Coaching
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) MVC
6 3 (4.84%) SOA
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) CRM
7 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.61%) ERP
7 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.61%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.06%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.84%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) VBScript
7 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
3 6 (9.68%) MCSA
3 6 (9.68%) MCTS
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) OCP
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (53.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.90%) XenApp
4 7 (11.29%) Terminal Services
4 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.23%) UAG
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.61%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) SCCM
2 6 (9.68%) DameWare
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Intune
4 4 (6.45%) SCOM
4 4 (6.45%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
6 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) Cisco
2 16 (25.81%) VMware
3 13 (20.97%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) Juniper
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle
6 6 (9.68%) Sourcefire
7 5 (8.06%) Crossbeam
7 5 (8.06%) HP
7 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.06%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.06%) F5
8 3 (4.84%) Telerik
9 2 (3.23%) Sophos
9 2 (3.23%) Symantec
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.61%) McAfee
10 1 (1.61%) AppSense