The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 69 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 18 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.30% 1.81% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.35% 10.71% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 52
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 168 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.36% 16.87% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 194 157 270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 12 £45,000 - 1
Luton +11 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedford +6 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (89.13%) Windows Server
3 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
5 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 38 (41.30%) VMware
7 37 (40.22%) SQL
8 33 (35.87%) IIS
8 33 (35.87%) MS Exchange
8 33 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (33.70%) Web Services
10 30 (32.61%) CSS
10 30 (32.61%) .NET
11 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (30.43%) Finance
12 28 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (29.35%) JavaScript
14 26 (28.26%) T-SQL
14 26 (28.26%) C#
14 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
14 26 (28.26%) MVC
14 26 (28.26%) jQuery
14 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (28.26%) Banking
14 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
14 26 (28.26%) CSS3
14 26 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (27.17%) MS Excel
16 24 (26.09%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 33 (35.87%) IIS
1 33 (35.87%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.26%) Apache
8 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.09%) CMS
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (27.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (23.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) SAN
3 5 (5.43%) DHCP
3 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.43%) VPN
4 4 (4.35%) LAN
4 4 (4.35%) VPLS
4 4 (4.35%) WAN
5 3 (3.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.17%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
6 2 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.09%) ADSL
7 1 (1.09%) Junos
7 1 (1.09%) VRRP
7 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) PowerBuilder
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 26 (28.26%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) French Language
3 1 (1.09%) German Language
3 1 (1.09%) Hindi Language
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) .NET Developer
3 14 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 14 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (14.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Web Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Wintel Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) .NET Web Developer
7 10 (10.87%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Windows Server Engineer
8 9 (9.78%) Consultant
9 8 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Server Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) Web Services
2 30 (32.61%) .NET
2 30 (32.61%) CSS
3 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
3 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 26 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (28.26%) CSS3
3 26 (28.26%) jQuery
4 19 (20.65%) HTML
5 16 (17.39%) HTML5
6 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
6 14 (15.22%) Entity Framework
7 12 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) NHS
3 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) AS400
5 1 (1.09%) iSeries
5 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (89.13%) Windows Server
3 33 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.96%) Windows 8
6 11 (11.96%) Windows XP
7 9 (9.78%) Linux
8 7 (7.61%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.35%) Android
11 3 (3.26%) Unix
12 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.09%) OS/400
12 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (28.26%) MVC
2 24 (26.09%) ITIL
2 24 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 13 (14.13%) Presales
3 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
3 13 (14.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (13.04%) Application Packaging
4 12 (13.04%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.70%) Server Building
7 6 (6.52%) Service Management
8 5 (5.43%) Migration
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.43%) Time Management
9 3 (3.26%) Line Management
9 3 (3.26%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.26%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.22%) SQL
2 27 (29.35%) JavaScript
3 26 (28.26%) C#
3 26 (28.26%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.70%) Java
5 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.35%) C
7 3 (3.26%) C++
7 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.26%) Python
7 3 (3.26%) VB
7 3 (3.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (19.57%) MCSE
3 16 (17.39%) MCSA
4 15 (16.30%) MCP
4 15 (16.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (14.13%) VCP5
6 8 (8.70%) MCITP
7 5 (5.43%) CCA
7 5 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.26%) Degree
9 2 (2.17%) CCNA
9 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.17%) MCDST
10 1 (1.09%) CCIP
10 1 (1.09%) CCNP
10 1 (1.09%) CCSP
10 1 (1.09%) MCTS
10 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (5.43%) HL7
3 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (21.74%) VMware ESX
4 16 (17.39%) vSphere
5 15 (16.30%) XenDesktop
6 14 (15.22%) XenApp
7 12 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (9.78%) Hyper-V
9 5 (5.43%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.35%) WSUS
3 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.09%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (41.30%) VMware
3 22 (23.91%) Citrix
4 12 (13.04%) AppSense
4 12 (13.04%) Intel
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco
5 7 (7.61%) Dell
6 5 (5.43%) Intel Security
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.35%) Juniper
8 3 (3.26%) Avaya
8 3 (3.26%) HP
8 3 (3.26%) Northgate
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle
9 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.09%) Draytek
10 1 (1.09%) IBM
10 1 (1.09%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.09%) SAP
10 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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