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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 11 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.28% 2.67% 8.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.36% 7.33% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
214 150 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.42% 36.41% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 142 97 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 88 (88.00%) Active Directory
4 60 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 59 (59.00%) SQL
6 58 (58.00%) Security Cleared
7 57 (57.00%) Windows XP
8 51 (51.00%) SC Cleared
9 46 (46.00%) VMware
10 43 (43.00%) Windows 7
11 39 (39.00%) DNS
12 37 (37.00%) LAN
12 37 (37.00%) WAN
13 36 (36.00%) Oracle
14 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (32.00%) DV Cleared
15 32 (32.00%) Linux
15 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
16 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
16 31 (31.00%) Retail
16 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2003
18 28 (28.00%) VMware ESX
19 26 (26.00%) Finance
19 26 (26.00%) Hyper-V
20 25 (25.00%) Fujitsu
20 25 (25.00%) Telecoms
21 22 (22.00%) Windows 2000
22 21 (21.00%) Disaster Recovery
22 21 (21.00%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 8 (8.00%) Live Communications Server
5 5 (5.00%) IIS
6 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.00%) ArcGIS
6 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.00%) Lync
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Office
2 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.00%) DNS
2 37 (37.00%) LAN
2 37 (37.00%) WAN
3 21 (21.00%) Firewall
4 16 (16.00%) DHCP
4 16 (16.00%) SAN
5 6 (6.00%) Wireshark
5 6 (6.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.00%) SMTP
7 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) MS Access
3 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.00%) DB2
3 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (7.00%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (5.00%) WinRunner
3 5 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.00%) MSI
4 2 (2.00%) StarTeam
General
1 31 (31.00%) Retail
2 26 (26.00%) Finance
3 25 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (55.00%) Support Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Consultant
3 16 (16.00%) Test Consultant
4 14 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (11.00%) Technical Support
5 11 (11.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) DHTML
1 1 (1.00%) HTML
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
1 1 (1.00%) XML
1 1 (1.00%) XSL
1 1 (1.00%) Flash
1 1 (1.00%) Middleware
1 1 (1.00%) LAMP
1 1 (1.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Statistics
2 8 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.00%) PKI
4 3 (3.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) DTV
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (57.00%) Windows XP
4 43 (43.00%) Windows 7
5 32 (32.00%) Linux
6 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (22.00%) Windows 2000
8 10 (10.00%) UNIX
9 6 (6.00%) Solaris
10 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (21.00%) Software Distribution
2 19 (19.00%) Migration
3 17 (17.00%) Regression Testing
3 17 (17.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (12.00%) ITIL
7 10 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 8 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.00%) Time Management
9 7 (7.00%) Test Management
10 6 (6.00%) Validation
11 5 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (4.00%) Coaching
12 4 (4.00%) Resource Management
13 3 (3.00%) Test Strategy
14 2 (2.00%) Service Desk Management
14 2 (2.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 59 (59.00%) SQL
2 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.00%) VBScript
4 9 (9.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (51.00%) SC Cleared
3 32 (32.00%) DV Cleared
4 19 (19.00%) ISTQB
4 19 (19.00%) ISEB
5 6 (6.00%) CCA
5 6 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.00%) VCP4
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.00%) RHCE
8 1 (1.00%) MCP
8 1 (1.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (28.00%) VMware ESX
4 26 (26.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (7.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.00%) vSphere
6 7 (7.00%) XenApp
7 6 (6.00%) XenServer
7 6 (6.00%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (19.00%) SCCM
1 19 (19.00%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (14.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (9.00%) NetBackup
3 9 (9.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (9.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (8.00%) Netcool
4 8 (8.00%) Unicenter
5 7 (7.00%) SCOM
6 6 (6.00%) EdgeSight
7 3 (3.00%) Data Guard
8 2 (2.00%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.00%) SCSM
9 1 (1.00%) XenMobile
9 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) VMware
2 36 (36.00%) Oracle
3 32 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (25.00%) Fujitsu
5 16 (16.00%) HP
5 16 (16.00%) Citrix
6 11 (11.00%) IBM
7 9 (9.00%) EMC
7 9 (9.00%) Veritas
8 8 (8.00%) Cisco
8 8 (8.00%) Meridio
9 6 (6.00%) NetApp
9 6 (6.00%) AppSense
10 4 (4.00%) Lumension
10 4 (4.00%) ESRI
11 2 (2.00%) Borland
11 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.00%) Juniper
12 1 (1.00%) Dell
12 1 (1.00%) SAP
Bracknell, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago