The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.38% 8.92% 7.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.74% 30.43% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 21
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.24% 29.30% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 98
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
4 25 (80.65%) MS Exchange
4 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (80.65%) VMware
4 25 (80.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
6 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (74.19%) MCSA
6 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (70.97%) VMware ESX
7 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (70.97%) MCSE
7 22 (70.97%) Intel
7 22 (70.97%) Citrix
7 22 (70.97%) VCP5
7 22 (70.97%) vSphere
8 21 (67.74%) Server Building
8 21 (67.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (67.74%) ITIL
8 21 (67.74%) MCP
8 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (67.74%) XenApp
9 10 (32.26%) Network Security
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.13%) Time Management
12 4 (12.90%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 25 (80.65%) MS Exchange
1 25 (80.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
1 21 (67.74%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (67.74%) Server Building
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (74.19%) MCSA
3 22 (70.97%) VCP5
3 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (70.97%) MCSE
4 21 (67.74%) MCP
5 2 (6.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (70.97%) VMware ESX
3 22 (70.97%) vSphere
4 21 (67.74%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Intel
3 22 (70.97%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Nintex
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago