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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 75 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 147 204 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 4.01% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.44% 16.50% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 175 196
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,700
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
1285 1236 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.84% 24.31% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 963 1241
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 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 30 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 -13 68 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Slough +12 19 £37,500 - 1
Bracknell -18 10 £48,500 -7.61% 2
Wokingham -14 9 £27,500 -18.51% 1
Maidenhead +10 7 £36,500 +8.14% 4
Thatcham - 4 £39,500 -
Windsor +11 2 £38,750 +17.42%
Hungerford +9 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Newbury -4 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 30 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.

1 321 (100.00%) Windows
2 210 (65.42%) Windows Server
3 198 (61.68%) Active Directory
4 179 (55.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 171 (53.27%) Microsoft
5 171 (53.27%) VMware
6 134 (41.74%) Firewall
7 123 (38.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 108 (33.64%) Cisco
9 95 (29.60%) Linux
10 94 (29.28%) DNS
11 87 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 84 (26.17%) TCP/IP
12 84 (26.17%) MS Exchange
13 78 (24.30%) ITIL
14 75 (23.36%) SQL Server
14 75 (23.36%) SQL
15 72 (22.43%) DHCP
16 67 (20.87%) Hyper-V
17 66 (20.56%) SAN
18 60 (18.69%) Windows 7
19 59 (18.38%) MS Excel
20 58 (18.07%) Juniper
21 57 (17.76%) IIS
22 56 (17.45%) CheckPoint
23 53 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
24 52 (16.20%) HP
24 52 (16.20%) Unix
25 50 (15.58%) Solaris
25 50 (15.58%) Office 365

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 84 (26.17%) MS Exchange
2 57 (17.76%) IIS
3 53 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (11.53%) Skype for Business
6 17 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (4.05%) Apache
8 12 (3.74%) CMS
9 9 (2.80%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.80%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.18%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.56%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
14 4 (1.25%) ArcGIS
14 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 59 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.58%) Office 365
2 9 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (1.25%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.62%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (41.74%) Firewall
2 94 (29.28%) DNS
3 84 (26.17%) TCP/IP
4 72 (22.43%) DHCP
5 66 (20.56%) SAN
6 38 (11.84%) LAN
6 38 (11.84%) WAN
7 32 (9.97%) Internet
8 28 (8.72%) VPN
9 22 (6.85%) iSCSI
10 16 (4.98%) Skype
10 16 (4.98%) Wireless
11 14 (4.36%) FTP
11 14 (4.36%) NAS
12 11 (3.43%) Intranet
13 9 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (2.80%) WebEx
14 7 (2.18%) Network Security
15 6 (1.87%) VLAN
16 5 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.98%) MySQL
6 6 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.62%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 40 (12.46%) German Language
2 23 (7.17%) Finance
2 23 (7.17%) French Language
3 15 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.12%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.12%) Marketing
5 7 (2.18%) Legal
6 6 (1.87%) Electronics
7 5 (1.56%) Games
8 4 (1.25%) Law
8 4 (1.25%) Publishing
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (24.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 73 (22.74%) Support Engineer
3 42 (13.08%) Analyst
4 34 (10.59%) IT Support
5 31 (9.66%) 3rd Line Support
5 31 (9.66%) Security Engineer
6 29 (9.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 29 (9.03%) IT Engineer
7 28 (8.72%) Support Analyst
7 28 (8.72%) VMware Engineer
8 26 (8.10%) Technical Engineer
8 26 (8.10%) Windows Engineer
9 25 (7.79%) IT Support Engineer
9 25 (7.79%) Juniper Engineer
10 24 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (7.17%) Infrastructure Support
11 23 (7.17%) Technical Support
12 21 (6.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (6.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (5.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.48%) Web Services
2 23 (7.17%) .NET
3 11 (3.43%) WCF
4 8 (2.49%) HTML
4 8 (2.49%) Regular Expression
5 6 (1.87%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.87%) CSS
5 6 (1.87%) jQuery
5 6 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (1.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 4 (1.25%) CSS3
6 4 (1.25%) HTML5
6 4 (1.25%) XMPP
7 2 (0.62%) Ajax
7 2 (0.62%) DHTML
7 2 (0.62%) LAMP
7 2 (0.62%) XML
7 2 (0.62%) XSL
8 1 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.64%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.10%) Clustering
3 22 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.23%) Replication
5 11 (3.43%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (2.80%) Smartphone
7 8 (2.49%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.87%) NHS
9 5 (1.56%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.25%) User Experience
11 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.62%) iPad
11 2 (0.62%) iPhone
12 1 (0.31%) FMCG
12 1 (0.31%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.31%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 321 (100.00%) Windows
2 210 (65.42%) Windows Server
3 179 (55.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 123 (38.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 95 (29.60%) Linux
6 60 (18.69%) Windows 7
7 52 (16.20%) Unix
8 50 (15.58%) Solaris
9 47 (14.64%) Windows 2000
10 31 (9.66%) Windows 8
11 21 (6.54%) Windows 10
12 19 (5.92%) Windows XP
13 16 (4.98%) CentOS
14 7 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.56%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.56%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.56%) Windows Vista
16 4 (1.25%) Debian
16 4 (1.25%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.30%) ITIL
2 30 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (8.10%) Mentoring
4 23 (7.17%) Information Security
4 23 (7.17%) Migration
5 22 (6.85%) Data Management
5 22 (6.85%) Risk Management
6 17 (5.30%) Service Delivery
7 16 (4.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (4.36%) Coaching
9 10 (3.12%) Content Management
9 10 (3.12%) Load Balancing
9 10 (3.12%) Presales
10 9 (2.80%) Analytics
10 9 (2.80%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (2.49%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (2.18%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (2.18%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (2.18%) Performance Improvement
12 7 (2.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.36%) SQL
2 15 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.80%) T-SQL
4 8 (2.49%) C#
4 8 (2.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.25%) PHP
6 3 (0.93%) Python
7 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.62%) C
7 2 (0.62%) Java
7 2 (0.62%) Perl
7 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (9.97%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (8.72%) CCNA
3 28 (8.72%) MCSE
4 15 (4.67%) MCITP
4 15 (4.67%) MCP
5 14 (4.36%) Security Cleared
6 12 (3.74%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.12%) Degree
8 9 (2.80%) CISSP
8 9 (2.80%) MOS
9 7 (2.18%) MCSA
9 7 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.87%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.56%) CEH
12 4 (1.25%) VCP5
13 2 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.62%) MCTS
14 1 (0.31%) CCNP
14 1 (0.31%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.71%) SLA
2 2 (0.62%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 198 (61.68%) Active Directory
2 87 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (20.87%) Hyper-V
4 38 (11.84%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (10.59%) vSphere
6 18 (5.61%) VMware ESX
7 12 (3.74%) XenApp
8 9 (2.80%) Terminal Server
8 9 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.49%) XenServer
10 7 (2.18%) Samba
10 7 (2.18%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.87%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.56%) DFS Replication
12 5 (1.56%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.25%) Firmware
14 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (12.77%) SCCM
2 24 (7.48%) Backup Exec
3 18 (5.61%) SCOM
3 18 (5.61%) WSUS
4 15 (4.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 15 (4.67%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.74%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (3.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (3.43%) Simpana
7 6 (1.87%) Legato
7 6 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.56%) Nessus
8 5 (1.56%) Nmap
8 5 (1.56%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.25%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 171 (53.27%) Microsoft
1 171 (53.27%) VMware
2 108 (33.64%) Cisco
3 58 (18.07%) Juniper
4 56 (17.45%) CheckPoint
5 52 (16.20%) HP
6 49 (15.26%) Citrix
7 47 (14.64%) F5
8 46 (14.33%) Palo Alto
9 43 (13.40%) Veeam
10 36 (11.21%) EMC
11 31 (9.66%) Blue Coat
11 31 (9.66%) Crossbeam
11 31 (9.66%) Sourcefire
12 24 (7.48%) Dell
13 19 (5.92%) Red Hat
14 17 (5.30%) 3PAR
14 17 (5.30%) Google
15 16 (4.98%) IBM
15 16 (4.98%) Symantec
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