The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.01% 12.81% 8.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.78% 29.91% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 12
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £28,250 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 224 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.79% 42.83% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 86
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (46.15%) Cisco
8 10 (38.46%) VMware
8 10 (38.46%) Juniper
8 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (30.77%) Lync
10 8 (30.77%) Unified Communications
10 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (30.77%) Network Management
10 8 (30.77%) MCTS
10 8 (30.77%) MCITP
10 8 (30.77%) VoIP
10 8 (30.77%) MCSE
11 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 7 (26.92%) ITIL
12 6 (23.08%) UNIX
12 6 (23.08%) SQL
12 6 (23.08%) Linux
12 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
13 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
13 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (30.77%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Unified Communications
2 8 (30.77%) VoIP
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) POP3
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) IMAP
6 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Voice Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Build Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Support
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (30.77%) Network Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCSE
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (30.77%) MCTS
1 8 (30.77%) MCITP
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCA
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) vSphere
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) Juniper
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
4 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
4 5 (19.23%) Crossbeam
4 5 (19.23%) F5
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) AppSense
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) HP