The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 40 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.59% 8.68% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.30% 28.19% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 22
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
197 149 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.38% 30.79% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 132 84 162
Average salary £40,000 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (89.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 34 (51.52%) MS Exchange
5 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 33 (50.00%) SQL
6 31 (46.97%) Windows XP
7 30 (45.45%) DNS
7 30 (45.45%) Telecoms
8 29 (43.94%) Security Cleared
9 27 (40.91%) SC Cleared
10 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 25 (37.88%) DV Cleared
12 24 (36.36%) Cisco
13 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (30.30%) Software Distribution
14 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 20 (30.30%) Windows 2000
14 20 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (30.30%) VMware
15 19 (28.79%) Retail
15 19 (28.79%) Fujitsu
16 18 (27.27%) Finance
16 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
18 16 (24.24%) WAN
18 16 (24.24%) LAN
19 15 (22.73%) VoIP
20 14 (21.21%) CCNA
20 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 34 (51.52%) MS Exchange
2 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.58%) Lync
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.55%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (4.55%) IIS
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (45.45%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) LAN
2 16 (24.24%) WAN
3 15 (22.73%) VoIP
4 12 (18.18%) PBX
4 12 (18.18%) Firewall
4 12 (18.18%) TETRA
4 12 (18.18%) Multicast
5 10 (15.15%) VPN
6 7 (10.61%) Internet
6 7 (10.61%) SSL
7 5 (7.58%) SAN
7 5 (7.58%) NetScreen
7 5 (7.58%) DHCP
7 5 (7.58%) Network Security
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.55%) Wireless
10 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
10 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) MS Access
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 30 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 19 (28.79%) Retail
3 18 (27.27%) Finance
4 12 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Support Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) Product Manager
2 12 (18.18%) Portfolio Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support
8 2 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 3 (4.55%) SecurID
1 3 (4.55%) Statistics
1 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.52%) FMCG
2 1 (1.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (89.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (46.97%) Windows XP
4 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (30.30%) Windows 2000
6 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.55%) Linux
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (30.30%) Software Distribution
2 12 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 12 (18.18%) Product Management
3 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.52%) Project Management
5 1 (1.52%) Time Management
5 1 (1.52%) MVC
5 1 (1.52%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.52%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.67%) VBScript
3 11 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.52%) PHP5
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) Security Cleared
2 27 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 25 (37.88%) DV Cleared
4 14 (21.21%) CCNA
4 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (3.03%) CCSP
7 2 (3.03%) CCNP
7 2 (3.03%) CCIP
8 1 (1.52%) MCSE
8 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.52%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.52%) MCITP
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.09%) UAG
5 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.58%) XenApp
6 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 9 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.55%) Netcool
2 3 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.36%) Cisco
3 20 (30.30%) VMware
4 19 (28.79%) Fujitsu
5 13 (19.70%) Citrix
6 10 (15.15%) Oracle
7 8 (12.12%) Juniper
8 5 (7.58%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) Veritas
9 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.55%) EMC
9 3 (4.55%) AppSense
9 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.55%) Meridio
10 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 1 (1.52%) Capita
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