The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 76 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 164 224 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.38% 4.04% 4.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.83% 16.35% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 148 187 200
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1386 1370 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.54% 24.73% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1065 1235
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -12 77 £40,000 +5.26% 14
Slough +3 20 £33,250 -5.00% 2
Bracknell -9 12 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Wokingham -12 11 £27,500 -18.51%
Maidenhead +7 6 £34,000 -16.56% 1
Thatcham - 4 £39,500 -
Windsor +17 3 £37,500 +13.63%
Newbury -6 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 364 (100.00%) Windows
2 244 (67.03%) Windows Server
3 227 (62.36%) Active Directory
4 211 (57.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 197 (54.12%) VMware
6 196 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 165 (45.33%) Firewall
8 158 (43.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 124 (34.07%) Linux
10 121 (33.24%) Cisco
11 114 (31.32%) MS Exchange
12 101 (27.75%) DNS
13 96 (26.37%) SQL
14 91 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 87 (23.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 86 (23.63%) ITIL
17 85 (23.35%) Exchange Server 2010
18 79 (21.70%) MS Excel
19 78 (21.43%) DHCP
19 78 (21.43%) SQL Server
20 69 (18.96%) Hyper-V
21 67 (18.41%) IIS
22 66 (18.13%) Unix
22 66 (18.13%) Juniper
22 66 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
23 65 (17.86%) Data Centre
23 65 (17.86%) SAN
24 64 (17.58%) Windows 7
25 61 (16.76%) CheckPoint
25 61 (16.76%) LAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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
1 114 (31.32%) MS Exchange
2 85 (23.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (18.41%) IIS
4 66 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (9.62%) Skype for Business
6 20 (5.49%) CMS
6 20 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (3.57%) Apache
7 13 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.47%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.92%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.37%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.10%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 79 (21.70%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.36%) Office 365
2 9 (2.47%) Google Tag Manager
3 8 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.37%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.82%) SaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (45.33%) Firewall
2 101 (27.75%) DNS
3 91 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 78 (21.43%) DHCP
5 65 (17.86%) SAN
6 61 (16.76%) LAN
7 60 (16.48%) WAN
8 31 (8.52%) Internet
9 26 (7.14%) iSCSI
10 25 (6.87%) VPN
11 18 (4.95%) Wireless
12 15 (4.12%) Skype
13 13 (3.57%) NAS
14 11 (3.02%) Intranet
15 10 (2.75%) FTP
16 9 (2.47%) Network Security
17 8 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (2.20%) Unified Communications
18 7 (1.92%) WebEx
19 5 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.67%) MySQL
6 6 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) Big Data
10 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.27%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 44 (12.09%) German Language
2 31 (8.52%) Finance
3 26 (7.14%) French Language
4 16 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.12%) Marketing
6 10 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.20%) Legal
8 6 (1.65%) Electronics
9 4 (1.10%) Law
10 3 (0.82%) Games
10 3 (0.82%) Publishing
11 2 (0.55%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (24.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 84 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 45 (12.36%) Analyst
4 38 (10.44%) IT Support
5 37 (10.16%) Technical Engineer
6 34 (9.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 34 (9.34%) IT Engineer
6 34 (9.34%) Security Engineer
6 34 (9.34%) Windows Engineer
7 33 (9.07%) VMware Engineer
8 31 (8.52%) Technical Support
9 30 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support
10 29 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
10 29 (7.97%) IT Support Engineer
11 26 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 26 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
11 26 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 26 (7.14%) Support Analyst
12 25 (6.87%) Juniper Engineer
13 24 (6.59%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.79%) .NET
2 24 (6.59%) Web Services
3 17 (4.67%) HTML
4 14 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.85%) CSS
4 14 (3.85%) jQuery
4 14 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (3.02%) WCF
6 9 (2.47%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 9 (2.47%) CSS3
6 9 (2.47%) HTML5
7 8 (2.20%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.82%) Ajax
8 3 (0.82%) DHTML
8 3 (0.82%) LAMP
9 2 (0.55%) XML
9 2 (0.55%) XMPP
9 2 (0.55%) XSL
10 1 (0.27%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.79%) Clustering
3 22 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.77%) Replication
5 14 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (2.47%) User Experience
6 9 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (2.20%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.92%) NHS
8 7 (1.92%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.37%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.55%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.55%) iPad
13 2 (0.55%) iPhone
13 2 (0.55%) Statistics
14 1 (0.27%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 364 (100.00%) Windows
2 244 (67.03%) Windows Server
3 211 (57.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (43.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 124 (34.07%) Linux
6 66 (18.13%) Unix
7 64 (17.58%) Windows 7
8 60 (16.48%) Solaris
9 55 (15.11%) Windows 2000
10 33 (9.07%) Windows 8
11 21 (5.77%) Windows 10
12 18 (4.95%) Windows XP
13 16 (4.40%) CentOS
14 13 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.65%) Debian
15 6 (1.65%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.37%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.37%) Windows NT
17 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.63%) ITIL
2 38 (10.44%) Information Security
3 37 (10.16%) Risk Management
4 35 (9.62%) Mentoring
5 29 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (6.32%) Migration
7 22 (6.04%) Data Management
8 21 (5.77%) Coaching
9 18 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (4.67%) Analytics
11 15 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (3.85%) SEO
12 14 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 14 (3.85%) Web Development
13 12 (3.30%) Project Management
14 11 (3.02%) Case Management
14 11 (3.02%) Performance Improvement
15 10 (2.75%) Content Management
16 9 (2.47%) Load Balancing
16 9 (2.47%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (26.37%) SQL
2 17 (4.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (4.40%) C#
4 15 (4.12%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.37%) PHP
7 4 (1.10%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.10%) Perl
8 3 (0.82%) Python
8 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.55%) C
9 2 (0.55%) Java
9 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.27%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (6.59%) CCNA
3 24 (6.59%) MCSE
4 14 (3.85%) Degree
5 13 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 12 (3.30%) MCITP
7 10 (2.75%) MCP
8 9 (2.47%) CISSP
9 7 (1.92%) MOS
10 5 (1.37%) CEH
10 5 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.10%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.10%) VCP5
12 3 (0.82%) MCSA
13 2 (0.55%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.27%) DICOM
2 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 227 (62.36%) Active Directory
2 87 (23.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (18.96%) Hyper-V
4 57 (15.66%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (8.79%) vSphere
6 27 (7.42%) VMware ESX
7 11 (3.02%) XenApp
8 9 (2.47%) Terminal Server
9 8 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.20%) XenServer
10 7 (1.92%) Samba
10 7 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (1.92%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.65%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.37%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.10%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.82%) OpenSSH
15 2 (0.55%) Firmware
16 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (12.09%) SCCM
2 27 (7.42%) Backup Exec
3 19 (5.22%) SCOM
3 19 (5.22%) WSUS
4 14 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (3.02%) Simpana
7 10 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.37%) Legato
9 5 (1.37%) Nessus
9 5 (1.37%) Nmap
9 5 (1.37%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (1.10%) SCDPM
10 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 197 (54.12%) VMware
2 196 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 121 (33.24%) Cisco
4 66 (18.13%) Juniper
5 61 (16.76%) CheckPoint
6 57 (15.66%) HP
7 54 (14.84%) F5
8 53 (14.56%) Palo Alto
9 50 (13.74%) Citrix
10 42 (11.54%) Blue Coat
10 42 (11.54%) Crossbeam
10 42 (11.54%) Sourcefire
11 41 (11.26%) Veeam
12 39 (10.71%) EMC
13 32 (8.79%) Dell
14 23 (6.32%) Google
15 22 (6.04%) Red Hat
16 20 (5.49%) Symantec
17 19 (5.22%) IBM
18 17 (4.67%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5,100 car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago