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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 12 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.71% 5.34% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.62% 19.64% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 12
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,000 £48,150
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
42 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.88% 27.18% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 46
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (45.00%) SaaS
8 9 (45.00%) Office 365
8 9 (45.00%) IIS
8 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (30.00%) DevOps
11 6 (30.00%) SDLC
12 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (20.00%) Change Management
13 4 (20.00%) VMware
13 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
13 4 (20.00%) MCP
13 4 (20.00%) MCSE
13 4 (20.00%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 9 (45.00%) IIS
2 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 9 (45.00%) SaaS
3 4 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Azure Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Design
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
1 4 (20.00%) MCSA
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCIP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCSP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
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