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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 67 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.43% 4.99% 2.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.01% 12.02% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 11
Average salary £39,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £45,500 £40,000
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
279 208 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.61% 41.52% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 107
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £50,000
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 21 November 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (94.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 103 (78.03%) Active Directory
4 76 (57.58%) Windows XP
5 74 (56.06%) Security Cleared
6 73 (55.30%) SQL
7 68 (51.52%) MS Exchange
8 62 (46.97%) Windows 7
9 59 (44.70%) SC Cleared
10 51 (38.64%) VMware
10 51 (38.64%) DNS
11 47 (35.61%) LAN
11 47 (35.61%) WAN
11 47 (35.61%) Oracle
11 47 (35.61%) Telecoms
11 47 (35.61%) Retail
12 44 (33.33%) Fujitsu
13 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
14 42 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
15 40 (30.30%) DV Cleared
15 40 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 40 (30.30%) Finance
16 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
17 36 (27.27%) Linux
18 32 (24.24%) VMware ESX
19 30 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
19 30 (22.73%) PowerShell
20 29 (21.97%) Software Distribution
21 28 (21.21%) Exchange Server 5.5

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 68 (51.52%) MS Exchange
2 40 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (21.21%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 22 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
7 9 (6.82%) IIS
8 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
9 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Office
2 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.64%) DNS
2 47 (35.61%) LAN
2 47 (35.61%) WAN
3 23 (17.42%) Firewall
4 16 (12.12%) DHCP
5 14 (10.61%) SAN
6 6 (4.55%) PBX
6 6 (4.55%) VoIP
6 6 (4.55%) TETRA
6 6 (4.55%) Multicast
7 3 (2.27%) SMTP
8 2 (1.52%) Internet
8 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.52%) Broadband
8 2 (1.52%) Network Security
8 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) MS Access
3 3 (2.27%) MySQL
4 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.52%) DB2
4 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (19.70%) LoadRunner
2 12 (9.09%) SilkPerformer
3 8 (6.06%) MSI
3 8 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.79%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.52%) Subversion
5 2 (1.52%) StarTeam
General
1 47 (35.61%) Telecoms
1 47 (35.61%) Retail
2 40 (30.30%) Finance
3 6 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (42.42%) Support Engineer
2 23 (17.42%) Consultant
3 19 (14.39%) Test Consultant
4 12 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 6 (4.55%) Product Manager
7 6 (4.55%) Portfolio Manager
8 5 (3.79%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (3.03%) Citrix Consultant
10 3 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (2.27%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.27%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.27%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (2.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) DHTML
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) XML
1 1 (0.76%) XSL
1 1 (0.76%) LAMP
1 1 (0.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 12 (9.09%) Statistics
1 12 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.79%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.27%) EPoS
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Replication
4 2 (1.52%) Clustering
4 2 (1.52%) iPhone
4 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (94.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 76 (57.58%) Windows XP
4 62 (46.97%) Windows 7
5 42 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (27.27%) Linux
7 28 (21.21%) Windows 2000
8 14 (10.61%) UNIX
9 9 (6.82%) Solaris
10 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.52%) SUSE
11 2 (1.52%) Debian
11 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (21.97%) Software Distribution
3 23 (17.42%) Test Automation
3 23 (17.42%) Regression Testing
3 23 (17.42%) Migration
4 20 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 14 (10.61%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 12 (9.09%) Test Management
7 9 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (6.82%) Validation
8 6 (4.55%) Time Management
8 6 (4.55%) Product Management
8 6 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 6 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.79%) ITIL
10 3 (2.27%) Workflow
11 2 (1.52%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 73 (55.30%) SQL
2 30 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 20 (15.15%) VBScript
4 17 (12.88%) VB
5 3 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.52%) PHP5
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 74 (56.06%) Security Cleared
2 59 (44.70%) SC Cleared
3 40 (30.30%) DV Cleared
4 26 (19.70%) ISTQB
4 26 (19.70%) ISEB
5 11 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.55%) CCNA
8 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.52%) CCNP
9 2 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 103 (78.03%) Active Directory
2 40 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (24.24%) VMware ESX
4 23 (17.42%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.82%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (5.30%) XenApp
6 7 (5.30%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.52%) vSphere
8 2 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (19.70%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (12.88%) SCCM
3 14 (10.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (10.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (10.61%) NetBackup
4 12 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (9.09%) Netcool
4 12 (9.09%) Unicenter
5 5 (3.79%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.52%) SCOM
6 2 (1.52%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.52%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (38.64%) VMware
2 47 (35.61%) Oracle
3 44 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 25 (18.94%) Citrix
6 20 (15.15%) HP
7 12 (9.09%) EMC
7 12 (9.09%) Veritas
7 12 (9.09%) Meridio
8 9 (6.82%) Cisco
8 9 (6.82%) NetApp
9 5 (3.79%) AppSense
10 4 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.03%) IBM
11 2 (1.52%) Borland
11 2 (1.52%) Symantec
11 2 (1.52%) Tripwire
11 2 (1.52%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.52%) Veeam
12 1 (0.76%) Capita
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