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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 35 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 16 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.77% 5.31% 9.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 16.38% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +41.79%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
80 177 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.87% 32.42% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 131 126
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (92.45%) Active Directory
3 38 (71.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (71.70%) MS Exchange
4 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
5 36 (67.92%) SQL
6 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
7 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
8 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
9 23 (43.40%) VMware
9 23 (43.40%) DNS
10 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
11 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
12 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (30.19%) SCCM
14 14 (26.42%) Oracle
14 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
15 13 (24.53%) Windows 2000
15 13 (24.53%) Citrix
16 12 (22.64%) SAN
16 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
16 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 12 (22.64%) Retail
16 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (22.64%) Finance
16 12 (22.64%) PowerShell

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (71.70%) MS Exchange
2 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 8 (15.09%) Lync
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (7.55%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
5 4 (7.55%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) DNS
2 12 (22.64%) SAN
3 11 (20.75%) DHCP
4 9 (16.98%) Firewall
5 7 (13.21%) VoIP
5 7 (13.21%) Unified Communications
6 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
6 6 (11.32%) WAN
6 6 (11.32%) LAN
6 6 (11.32%) iSCSI
6 6 (11.32%) Wireshark
7 3 (5.66%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) MS Access
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (22.64%) Retail
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (20.75%) Technical Support
3 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Build Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Flash
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
1 7 (13.21%) Thin Client
2 5 (9.43%) Statistics
3 4 (7.55%) PKI
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
6 13 (24.53%) Windows 2000
7 6 (11.32%) Linux
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.89%) Solaris
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
1 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (22.64%) Software Distribution
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
3 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (13.21%) Network Management
4 4 (7.55%) Coaching
4 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
4 4 (7.55%) Time Management
5 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.89%) Information Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.89%) Validation
6 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (15.09%) VBScript
4 7 (13.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
2 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
3 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) MCSE
4 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (13.21%) MCTS
5 7 (13.21%) MCITP
6 6 (11.32%) CCA
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (7.55%) MCP
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.66%) CCNA
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.89%) CCIE
9 1 (1.89%) MCSA
9 1 (1.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (92.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
3 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (18.87%) Terminal Services
5 8 (15.09%) XenApp
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (13.21%) VMware ESX
6 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
7 6 (11.32%) XenServer
8 5 (9.43%) vSphere
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) SCCM
2 9 (16.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (13.21%) SCOM
3 7 (13.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (11.32%) EdgeSight
5 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
5 5 (9.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (7.55%) Unicenter
6 4 (7.55%) Netcool
7 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.89%) SCSM
8 1 (1.89%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (43.40%) VMware
3 14 (26.42%) Oracle
4 13 (24.53%) Citrix
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco
6 10 (18.87%) Fujitsu
7 8 (15.09%) IBM
8 7 (13.21%) HP
9 6 (11.32%) AppSense
10 5 (9.43%) EMC
10 5 (9.43%) Juniper
10 5 (9.43%) Veritas
11 4 (7.55%) Lumension
11 4 (7.55%) Meridio
11 4 (7.55%) ESRI
12 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.89%) Brocade
13 1 (1.89%) SAP
13 1 (1.89%) Symantec
13 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
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