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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 70 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 167 198 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.72% 3.87% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.58% 15.38% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 138 173 208
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £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
1327 1287 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.55% 25.16% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 989 1216
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -6 70 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Slough +22 23 £40,250 +5.92% 1
Maidenhead +8 19 £37,500 +7.14%
Bracknell -12 14 £52,500 +25.00% 2
Wokingham -15 8 £32,500 -3.70% 2
Windsor +10 6 £47,500 +43.93%
Thatcham - 3 £52,500 -
Newbury +4 1 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Hungerford -11 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 332 (100.00%) Windows
2 226 (68.07%) Windows Server
3 214 (64.46%) Active Directory
4 195 (58.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 181 (54.52%) VMware
6 162 (48.80%) Microsoft
7 126 (37.95%) Firewall
8 115 (34.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 106 (31.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 103 (31.02%) DNS
11 95 (28.61%) Linux
12 94 (28.31%) Cisco
13 92 (27.71%) TCP/IP
14 83 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 82 (24.70%) DHCP
16 81 (24.40%) MS Exchange
17 74 (22.29%) SQL
18 68 (20.48%) ITIL
19 66 (19.88%) Windows 7
20 62 (18.67%) SAN
21 61 (18.37%) Citrix
22 60 (18.07%) IIS
22 60 (18.07%) Hyper-V
22 60 (18.07%) Office 365
23 54 (16.27%) HP
24 52 (15.66%) SCCM
25 51 (15.36%) MS Excel
26 49 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
26 49 (14.76%) vSphere
27 48 (14.46%) Juniper

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 81 (24.40%) MS Exchange
2 60 (18.07%) IIS
3 49 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (10.84%) Skype for Business
6 20 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.31%) Apache
9 10 (3.01%) CMS
9 10 (3.01%) nginx
9 10 (3.01%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.71%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.11%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.51%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.51%) WebLogic
14 4 (1.20%) ArcGIS
14 4 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 60 (18.07%) Office 365
2 10 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.20%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (1.20%) SaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (37.95%) Firewall
2 103 (31.02%) DNS
3 92 (27.71%) TCP/IP
4 82 (24.70%) DHCP
5 62 (18.67%) SAN
6 36 (10.84%) LAN
7 34 (10.24%) WAN
8 31 (9.34%) Internet
9 28 (8.43%) VPN
10 18 (5.42%) iSCSI
10 18 (5.42%) Skype
10 18 (5.42%) Wireless
11 14 (4.22%) FTP
12 12 (3.61%) WebEx
13 10 (3.01%) Intranet
14 9 (2.71%) NAS
15 6 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.81%) VLAN
15 6 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (1.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.22%) MySQL
6 12 (3.61%) Big Data
7 11 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 39 (11.75%) Finance
2 32 (9.64%) German Language
3 21 (6.33%) French Language
4 15 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.22%) Games
6 13 (3.92%) Banking
7 11 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.31%) Marketing
8 9 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.11%) Electronics
10 5 (1.51%) Legal
11 4 (1.20%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Advertising
12 2 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (25.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 78 (23.49%) Support Engineer
3 44 (13.25%) Analyst
4 40 (12.05%) IT Support
5 37 (11.14%) Security Engineer
6 33 (9.94%) IT Engineer
7 31 (9.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 31 (9.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 31 (9.34%) Support Analyst
8 28 (8.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 27 (8.13%) Juniper Engineer
10 26 (7.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
12 23 (6.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
13 22 (6.63%) Administrator
13 22 (6.63%) Infrastructure Support
13 22 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (6.33%) Consultant
14 21 (6.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.53%) Web Services
2 23 (6.93%) .NET
3 10 (3.01%) Regular Expression
3 10 (3.01%) WCF
3 10 (3.01%) ZeroMQ
4 6 (1.81%) HTML
5 4 (1.20%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.20%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (1.20%) CSS
5 4 (1.20%) CSS3
5 4 (1.20%) HTML5
5 4 (1.20%) jQuery
5 4 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (1.20%) XMPP
6 2 (0.60%) Ajax
6 2 (0.60%) DHTML
6 2 (0.60%) LAMP
6 2 (0.60%) XML
6 2 (0.60%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.95%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.43%) Clustering
3 23 (6.93%) Replication
4 18 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.71%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.41%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.11%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.51%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.51%) User Experience
10 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.20%) PKI
10 4 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.60%) iPad
11 2 (0.60%) iPhone
11 2 (0.60%) NHS
11 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 332 (100.00%) Windows
2 226 (68.07%) Windows Server
3 195 (58.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 115 (34.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 95 (28.61%) Linux
6 66 (19.88%) Windows 7
7 46 (13.86%) Unix
8 42 (12.65%) Solaris
9 39 (11.75%) Windows 2000
10 33 (9.94%) Windows 8
11 28 (8.43%) CentOS
12 24 (7.23%) Windows 10
13 18 (5.42%) Windows XP
14 9 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (2.41%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.51%) AIX
16 5 (1.51%) Android
16 5 (1.51%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.51%) Windows NT
16 5 (1.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (20.48%) ITIL
2 27 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (7.23%) Service Delivery
4 21 (6.33%) Migration
5 20 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 19 (5.72%) Presales
7 18 (5.42%) Virtual Environments
8 17 (5.12%) Analytics
9 16 (4.82%) Data Management
10 13 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (3.61%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (3.61%) SIEM
12 10 (3.01%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (3.01%) Validation
13 9 (2.71%) Content Management
13 9 (2.71%) E-Commerce
14 8 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (2.41%) Load Balancing
15 7 (2.11%) Information Security
15 7 (2.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.29%) SQL
2 21 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.41%) C#
3 8 (2.41%) Python
4 6 (1.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.51%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.20%) PHP
7 2 (0.60%) C
7 2 (0.60%) Java
7 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (11.75%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (10.54%) CCNA
4 33 (9.94%) MCSE
5 28 (8.43%) Security Cleared
6 23 (6.93%) SC Cleared
7 16 (4.82%) MCITP
8 15 (4.52%) MCP
9 14 (4.22%) MCSA
10 10 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (2.71%) CISSP
11 9 (2.71%) DV Cleared
12 8 (2.41%) Degree
13 7 (2.11%) MOS
14 5 (1.51%) CEH
15 4 (1.20%) VCP5
16 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.60%) MCTS
17 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
17 1 (0.30%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.55%) SLA
2 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 214 (64.46%) Active Directory
2 106 (31.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (18.07%) Hyper-V
4 49 (14.76%) vSphere
5 32 (9.64%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (6.02%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (5.42%) VMware ESX
8 13 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (3.92%) XenApp
9 11 (3.31%) Terminal Server
9 11 (3.31%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (2.71%) Firmware
11 8 (2.41%) XenServer
12 7 (2.11%) Samba
12 7 (2.11%) Terminal Services
12 7 (2.11%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.81%) DFS Replication
13 6 (1.81%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 52 (15.66%) SCCM
2 26 (7.83%) WSUS
3 24 (7.23%) Backup Exec
4 20 (6.02%) SCOM
5 15 (4.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (4.52%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 12 (3.61%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.71%) Simpana
8 9 (2.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (2.41%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.81%) Legato
10 6 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (1.51%) Nessus
11 5 (1.51%) Nmap
11 5 (1.51%) SCVMM
12 4 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 4 (1.20%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 181 (54.52%) VMware
2 162 (48.80%) Microsoft
3 94 (28.31%) Cisco
4 61 (18.37%) Citrix
5 54 (16.27%) HP
6 48 (14.46%) Juniper
7 47 (14.16%) CheckPoint
8 41 (12.35%) Veeam
9 39 (11.75%) F5
10 38 (11.45%) Palo Alto
11 33 (9.94%) EMC
12 27 (8.13%) Red Hat
13 24 (7.23%) Dell
14 20 (6.02%) Apple
14 20 (6.02%) Google
15 19 (5.72%) Blue Coat
15 19 (5.72%) Crossbeam
15 19 (5.72%) Sourcefire
16 18 (5.42%) IBM
17 16 (4.82%) 3PAR
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