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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.96% 3.70% 5.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.13% 16.98% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 18
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
163 106 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 31.96% 21.77% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 155 69 128
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (94.34%) Active Directory
3 47 (88.68%) VMware
4 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
5 45 (84.91%) Windows Server
6 43 (81.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (73.58%) SQL
7 39 (73.58%) MS Exchange
8 38 (71.70%) Firewall
9 37 (69.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (69.81%) Data Centre
10 35 (66.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (66.04%) LAN
10 35 (66.04%) WAN
11 34 (64.15%) Linux
11 34 (64.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 32 (60.38%) VMware ESXi
12 32 (60.38%) MS Excel
13 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
13 12 (22.64%) SAN
14 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
15 9 (16.98%) Cisco
16 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
17 7 (13.21%) Finance
17 7 (13.21%) NHS
18 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
18 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Storage
18 6 (11.32%) NAS
18 6 (11.32%) Data Protection

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (73.58%) MS Exchange
2 35 (66.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (64.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (60.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 35 (66.04%) LAN
2 35 (66.04%) WAN
3 12 (22.64%) SAN
4 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
5 6 (11.32%) NAS
6 5 (9.43%) Skype
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.55%) Network Security
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) DNS
8 2 (3.77%) PBX
8 2 (3.77%) WebEx
9 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.89%) Wireless
9 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 2 (3.77%) Games
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) VMware Engineer
2 23 (43.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (41.51%) Support Engineer
4 18 (33.96%) Windows Engineer
5 13 (24.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (22.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (22.64%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 12 (22.64%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 10 (18.87%) IT Engineer
8 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (16.98%) IT Support
8 9 (16.98%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (15.09%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (13.21%) VMware Support Engineer
11 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V Engineer
11 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (11.32%) Technical Support
11 6 (11.32%) Technical Support Engineer
12 5 (9.43%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (69.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) NHS
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.89%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (84.91%) Windows Server
3 43 (81.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (69.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (64.15%) Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
2 3 (5.66%) Data Management
2 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.66%) ERP
2 3 (5.66%) Project Management
3 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (3.77%) Presales
4 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.89%) Change Management
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL
4 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
4 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.66%) Perl
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) MCP
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
System Software
1 50 (94.34%) Active Directory
2 32 (60.38%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
5 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
6 5 (9.43%) VMware Server
6 5 (9.43%) XenApp
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) EdgeSight
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) VMware
2 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) CommVault
6 3 (5.66%) EMC
6 3 (5.66%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (5.66%) Veeam
6 3 (5.66%) Veritas
7 2 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) Polycom
8 1 (1.89%) F5