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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 67 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.67% 8.12% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.65% 27.15% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 12
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £34,750
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
226 151 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.72% 29.90% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 114 86 186
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 29 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (92.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 58 (61.70%) Active Directory
4 54 (57.45%) SQL
5 52 (55.32%) Security Cleared
6 49 (52.13%) Windows XP
7 48 (51.06%) Telecoms
8 45 (47.87%) MS Exchange
9 44 (46.81%) DNS
10 43 (45.74%) SC Cleared
11 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
12 38 (40.43%) Windows 7
12 38 (40.43%) Fujitsu
13 36 (38.30%) Retail
14 35 (37.23%) Finance
14 35 (37.23%) Exchange Server 2003
15 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
16 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2012
17 28 (29.79%) VMware
18 27 (28.72%) Disaster Recovery
19 26 (27.66%) Software Distribution
19 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (27.66%) PowerShell
20 25 (26.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
20 25 (26.60%) Citrix
20 25 (26.60%) Windows 2000
21 24 (25.53%) Oracle
22 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
22 22 (23.40%) Cisco
23 21 (22.34%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (47.87%) MS Exchange
2 35 (37.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 25 (26.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.51%) Live Communications Server
6 7 (7.45%) IIS
7 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.13%) Lync
8 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Office
2 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (46.81%) DNS
2 21 (22.34%) LAN
2 21 (22.34%) WAN
3 14 (14.89%) VoIP
4 12 (12.77%) PBX
4 12 (12.77%) DHCP
4 12 (12.77%) SAN
4 12 (12.77%) Firewall
4 12 (12.77%) TETRA
4 12 (12.77%) Multicast
5 7 (7.45%) Internet
5 7 (7.45%) VPN
6 6 (6.38%) Network Security
7 5 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.32%) SSL
7 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.19%) NetScreen
9 2 (2.13%) Wireless
9 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) MS Access
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) LoadRunner
2 6 (6.38%) MSI
3 5 (5.32%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (3.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 48 (51.06%) Telecoms
2 36 (38.30%) Retail
3 35 (37.23%) Finance
4 12 (12.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Support Engineer
2 12 (12.77%) Consultant
2 12 (12.77%) Product Manager
2 12 (12.77%) Portfolio Manager
3 10 (10.64%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (7.45%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Administrator
7 3 (3.19%) Test Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Performance Test Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) IT Support
7 3 (3.19%) Performance Consultant
8 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
1 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Thin Client
1 8 (8.51%) Statistics
1 8 (8.51%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) SecurID
3 2 (2.13%) iPhone
3 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.06%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (92.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (52.13%) Windows XP
4 38 (40.43%) Windows 7
5 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (26.60%) Windows 2000
7 9 (9.57%) Linux
8 5 (5.32%) UNIX
8 5 (5.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.26%) Solaris
10 2 (2.13%) SUSE
10 2 (2.13%) Debian
10 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (27.66%) Software Distribution
3 12 (12.77%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (12.77%) Product Management
4 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.51%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.38%) Regression Testing
6 6 (6.38%) Migration
6 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.32%) Test Management
8 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.26%) Validation
8 4 (4.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.19%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.19%) Time Management
10 2 (2.13%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.13%) Content Management
10 2 (2.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (57.45%) SQL
2 26 (27.66%) PowerShell
3 19 (20.21%) VBScript
3 19 (20.21%) VB
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
4 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.13%) PHP5
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 43 (45.74%) SC Cleared
3 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
4 16 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (14.89%) CCNA
6 7 (7.45%) ISEB
6 7 (7.45%) ISTQB
7 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.26%) CCNP
9 2 (2.13%) CCIP
9 2 (2.13%) Degree
9 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.13%) CCSP
10 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.70%) XenApp
5 10 (10.64%) VMware ESX
5 10 (10.64%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.26%) UAG
7 4 (4.26%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) SCCM
2 12 (12.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (10.64%) NetBackup
4 8 (8.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (8.51%) Netcool
4 8 (8.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (8.51%) Unicenter
5 7 (7.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (40.43%) Fujitsu
3 28 (29.79%) VMware
4 25 (26.60%) Citrix
5 24 (25.53%) Oracle
6 22 (23.40%) Cisco
7 10 (10.64%) HP
8 8 (8.51%) EMC
8 8 (8.51%) Veritas
8 8 (8.51%) Meridio
8 8 (8.51%) AppSense
9 5 (5.32%) Juniper
10 4 (4.26%) NetApp
10 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.13%) Symantec
11 2 (2.13%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.13%) Tripwire
11 2 (2.13%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
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Austin Fraser Limited
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Posted: 22 days ago