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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 68 79 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 164 149 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.70% 2.98% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.52% 12.10% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 126 134 208
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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
1310 1231 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.59% 24.65% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 968 1255
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 July 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 July 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 +3 67 £40,000 +40.35% 3
Maidenhead +8 28 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Bracknell -6 17 £52,500 +38.15% 1
Slough +9 14 £41,000 +7.89% 1
Windsor +5 10 £51,000 +54.54%
Wokingham -12 4 £31,250 - 1
Newbury -6 3 £52,500 +38.15%
Hungerford -15 1 £25,000 +12.35%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 327 (100.00%) Windows
2 222 (67.89%) Windows Server
3 213 (65.14%) Active Directory
4 197 (60.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 187 (57.19%) VMware
6 160 (48.93%) Microsoft
7 122 (37.31%) Firewall
8 119 (36.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 118 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 109 (33.33%) Linux
11 92 (28.13%) TCP/IP
12 87 (26.61%) Cisco
13 86 (26.30%) DNS
14 83 (25.38%) SQL Server
15 77 (23.55%) ITIL
16 71 (21.71%) Citrix
17 70 (21.41%) Windows 7
18 69 (21.10%) DHCP
18 69 (21.10%) MS Exchange
19 68 (20.80%) SQL
20 58 (17.74%) vSphere
21 57 (17.43%) Office 365
22 54 (16.51%) SCCM
23 53 (16.21%) Unix
23 53 (16.21%) Juniper
23 53 (16.21%) SAN
24 51 (15.60%) MS Excel
25 50 (15.29%) IIS
25 50 (15.29%) CheckPoint
26 49 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification

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 69 (21.10%) MS Exchange
2 50 (15.29%) IIS
3 44 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (7.03%) Skype for Business
6 19 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (4.28%) nginx
9 9 (2.75%) Apache
9 9 (2.75%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.14%) CMS
10 7 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.14%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.53%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.53%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.53%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.22%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.22%) JBoss
13 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 39 (11.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.43%) Office 365
2 9 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.22%) SaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (37.31%) Firewall
2 92 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 86 (26.30%) DNS
4 69 (21.10%) DHCP
5 53 (16.21%) SAN
6 46 (14.07%) LAN
7 42 (12.84%) WAN
8 30 (9.17%) Internet
9 24 (7.34%) VPN
10 16 (4.89%) Wireless
11 14 (4.28%) iSCSI
11 14 (4.28%) Skype
12 11 (3.36%) FTP
12 11 (3.36%) Intranet
13 10 (3.06%) WebEx
14 8 (2.45%) NAS
15 7 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.83%) VLAN
17 5 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (5.20%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.59%) Big Data
7 10 (3.06%) MySQL
8 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 47 (14.37%) Finance
2 39 (11.93%) German Language
3 27 (8.26%) French Language
4 19 (5.81%) Banking
5 16 (4.89%) Games
5 16 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.06%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.75%) Marketing
9 8 (2.45%) Electronics
9 8 (2.45%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Retail
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (24.46%) Support Engineer
2 78 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (15.60%) Analyst
4 47 (14.37%) IT Support
5 45 (13.76%) Security Engineer
6 34 (10.40%) Juniper Engineer
7 33 (10.09%) IT Engineer
8 32 (9.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 32 (9.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 32 (9.79%) Support Analyst
9 31 (9.48%) IT Support Engineer
10 29 (8.87%) Linux Engineer
11 27 (8.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (7.65%) Consultant
13 24 (7.34%) Server Engineer
14 23 (7.03%) Administrator
14 23 (7.03%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (7.03%) Windows Engineer
15 22 (6.73%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.34%) Web Services
2 19 (5.81%) .NET
3 14 (4.28%) ZeroMQ
4 12 (3.67%) Regular Expression
5 10 (3.06%) WCF
6 4 (1.22%) XMPP
7 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (0.31%) CSS
7 1 (0.31%) CSS3
7 1 (0.31%) HTML
7 1 (0.31%) HTML5
7 1 (0.31%) jQuery
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.62%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.56%) Clustering
3 20 (6.12%) Replication
4 15 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.06%) Smartphone
6 9 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.14%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.83%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.53%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.53%) PKI
10 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.22%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.22%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.61%) iPad
11 2 (0.61%) iPhone
11 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 327 (100.00%) Windows
2 222 (67.89%) Windows Server
3 197 (60.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 119 (36.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 109 (33.33%) Linux
6 70 (21.41%) Windows 7
7 53 (16.21%) Unix
8 47 (14.37%) Solaris
9 44 (13.46%) Windows 2000
10 35 (10.70%) Windows 8
11 34 (10.40%) CentOS
12 28 (8.56%) Windows 10
13 16 (4.89%) Windows XP
14 13 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (3.67%) Ubuntu
16 8 (2.45%) AIX
17 5 (1.53%) Android
17 5 (1.53%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.53%) Windows NT
17 5 (1.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.55%) ITIL
2 26 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (7.65%) Presales
4 23 (7.03%) Service Delivery
5 22 (6.73%) Virtual Environments
6 19 (5.81%) Mentoring
7 18 (5.50%) Analytics
7 18 (5.50%) SIEM
8 15 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (4.28%) Validation
10 13 (3.98%) E-Commerce
11 12 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (3.67%) Migration
12 10 (3.06%) Data Management
12 10 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (2.75%) Application Packaging
13 9 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (2.75%) Content Management
13 9 (2.75%) Risk Analysis
14 8 (2.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (20.80%) SQL
2 27 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.28%) Python
4 9 (2.75%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.22%) C#
7 2 (0.61%) C
7 2 (0.61%) Java
7 2 (0.61%) Perl
7 2 (0.61%) PHP
8 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (13.15%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (11.93%) CCNA
4 38 (11.62%) MCSE
5 37 (11.31%) Security Cleared
6 29 (8.87%) SC Cleared
7 23 (7.03%) MCSA
8 21 (6.42%) MCP
9 17 (5.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (4.59%) MCITP
11 12 (3.67%) DV Cleared
12 10 (3.06%) MOS
13 9 (2.75%) CISSP
14 8 (2.45%) Degree
15 5 (1.53%) CEH
16 4 (1.22%) VCP5
17 3 (0.92%) MCTS
18 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
19 1 (0.31%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.37%) SLA
2 5 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.61%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 213 (65.14%) Active Directory
2 118 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (17.74%) vSphere
4 48 (14.68%) Hyper-V
5 30 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (6.73%) VMware ESX
7 20 (6.12%) XenApp
8 16 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (4.28%) VMware Workstation
10 13 (3.98%) Terminal Server
11 12 (3.67%) Firmware
12 10 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (3.06%) XenDesktop
13 8 (2.45%) DFS Replication
14 7 (2.14%) Samba
15 6 (1.83%) Terminal Services
16 5 (1.53%) VMware Server
16 5 (1.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 54 (16.51%) SCCM
2 29 (8.87%) WSUS
3 19 (5.81%) SCOM
4 18 (5.50%) Backup Exec
5 14 (4.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 12 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 10 (3.06%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (3.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (2.75%) Tivoli
9 8 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.83%) DameWare
11 6 (1.83%) Legato
11 6 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (1.83%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.53%) Nessus
12 5 (1.53%) Nmap
12 5 (1.53%) SCVMM
13 4 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (1.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 187 (57.19%) VMware
2 160 (48.93%) Microsoft
3 87 (26.61%) Cisco
4 71 (21.71%) Citrix
5 53 (16.21%) Juniper
6 50 (15.29%) CheckPoint
7 46 (14.07%) HP
8 44 (13.46%) F5
9 43 (13.15%) Palo Alto
10 30 (9.17%) Red Hat
10 30 (9.17%) Veeam
11 28 (8.56%) EMC
12 25 (7.65%) Apple
13 24 (7.34%) Google
14 20 (6.12%) Blue Coat
14 20 (6.12%) Crossbeam
14 20 (6.12%) Dell
14 20 (6.12%) Sourcefire
15 17 (5.20%) IBM
16 11 (3.36%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £38500 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
APM Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago