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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 54 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.24% 11.11% 6.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 31.95% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 16
Average salary £48,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
48 169 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.27% 34.77% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 160 70
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) XenApp
3 18 (90.00%) vSphere
3 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 18 (90.00%) VMware ESX
4 17 (85.00%) Intel
4 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (65.00%) MCSE
7 13 (65.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (60.00%) ITIL
9 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (50.00%) MCSA
11 9 (45.00%) MCP
11 9 (45.00%) VCP5
11 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
12 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (25.00%) People Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (85.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) MCSE
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (50.00%) MCSA
3 9 (45.00%) MCP
3 9 (45.00%) VCP5
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (95.00%) XenApp
2 18 (90.00%) vSphere
2 18 (90.00%) VMware ESX
3 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) Xen
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) Nintex
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago