The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 92 119 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.62% 6.47% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.85% 28.33% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 67 102 84
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
488 420 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.52% 22.85% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 416 366 413
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -26 33 £30,000 -7.69% 5
High Wycombe -9 22 £32,500 -7.14%
Beaconsfield -2 5 - -
Marlow -10 5 £21,500 -36.76%
Buckingham - 3 £30,000 -
Chesham +1 2 £21,250 -11.45%
Bletchley - 1 £17,260 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 145 (72.14%) Microsoft
3 126 (62.69%) Active Directory
4 113 (56.22%) MS Exchange
5 105 (52.24%) VMware
6 96 (47.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 89 (44.28%) MS Excel
8 84 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 77 (38.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 72 (35.82%) SQL
12 69 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2007
13 62 (30.85%) SQL Server
14 61 (30.35%) Citrix
15 56 (27.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 56 (27.86%) Windows 7
16 48 (23.88%) ITIL
17 47 (23.38%) XenApp
18 42 (20.90%) MCSE
19 39 (19.40%) Cisco
20 38 (18.91%) MS Office
20 38 (18.91%) Exchange Server 2013
21 37 (18.41%) Firewall
21 37 (18.41%) Hyper-V
22 35 (17.41%) VMware ESXi
23 34 (16.92%) MCITP
24 33 (16.42%) Lync
25 31 (15.42%) IIS
25 31 (15.42%) Windows XP
25 31 (15.42%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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
1 113 (56.22%) MS Exchange
2 84 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (18.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (16.42%) Lync
6 31 (15.42%) IIS
6 31 (15.42%) SharePoint
7 22 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.49%) Apache
11 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.49%) CMS
12 2 (1.00%) Liferay
12 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 89 (44.28%) MS Excel
2 38 (18.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.41%) Firewall
2 31 (15.42%) DHCP
3 30 (14.93%) DNS
4 21 (10.45%) SAN
5 19 (9.45%) VLAN
6 18 (8.96%) Wireless
7 15 (7.46%) TCP/IP
7 15 (7.46%) Cisco IPT
7 15 (7.46%) IP Telephony
8 11 (5.47%) WAN
8 11 (5.47%) LAN
9 10 (4.98%) VPN
10 3 (1.49%) SMTP
11 2 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.00%) Network Security
11 2 (1.00%) Internet
12 1 (0.50%) H.323
12 1 (0.50%) MPLS
12 1 (0.50%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.99%) MySQL
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.00%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (6.97%) Finance
2 4 (1.99%) Retail
2 4 (1.99%) Legal
3 2 (1.00%) Marketing
3 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Publishing
4 1 (0.50%) Local Government
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (22.39%) Analyst
2 30 (14.93%) Support Analyst
3 23 (11.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (11.44%) Support Engineer
4 18 (8.96%) Applications Support
4 18 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (8.96%) Consultant
5 16 (7.96%) Technical Support
6 14 (6.97%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (5.47%) Administrator
8 10 (4.98%) Field Engineer
8 10 (4.98%) Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Junior
9 9 (4.48%) Server Engineer
10 8 (3.98%) SQL DBA
10 8 (3.98%) DBA
10 8 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (3.98%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.48%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.96%) .NET
2 11 (5.47%) HTML
2 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET
2 11 (5.47%) CSS
3 8 (3.98%) jQuery
4 5 (2.49%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.49%) Middleware
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.00%) Ajax
6 2 (1.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (1.00%) XML
7 1 (0.50%) WCF
7 1 (0.50%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.50%) HTML5
7 1 (0.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.95%) Clustering
2 15 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.98%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.49%) Firmware
7 4 (1.99%) LPAR
8 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.00%) User Experience
9 2 (1.00%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.50%) EFT
10 1 (0.50%) RIA
10 1 (0.50%) CMDB
10 1 (0.50%) PKI
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (47.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (38.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (27.86%) Windows 7
5 31 (15.42%) Windows XP
6 20 (9.95%) Linux
7 15 (7.46%) UNIX
8 13 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.49%) Solaris
11 3 (1.49%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.50%) Android
13 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.88%) ITIL
2 18 (8.96%) Migration
3 16 (7.96%) Mentoring
4 13 (6.47%) Data Analysis
5 12 (5.97%) High Availability
6 9 (4.48%) Time Management
6 9 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (3.98%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.48%) Coaching
9 6 (2.99%) Capacity Management
9 6 (2.99%) CRM
9 6 (2.99%) Configuration Management
9 6 (2.99%) Service Management
10 5 (2.49%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (1.99%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (1.99%) Validation
12 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2
12 3 (1.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.82%) SQL
2 21 (10.45%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.45%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.47%) C#
5 6 (2.99%) VBScript
6 5 (2.49%) VB
6 5 (2.49%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.99%) Java
8 2 (1.00%) Python
8 2 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (27.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (20.90%) MCSE
3 34 (16.92%) MCITP
4 21 (10.45%) MCSA
5 18 (8.96%) MCTS
6 16 (7.96%) Degree
7 14 (6.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (6.97%) Security Cleared
8 13 (6.47%) SC Cleared
9 10 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (4.48%) MCP
11 8 (3.98%) CCNA
12 4 (1.99%) CCNP
13 2 (1.00%) VCP5
13 2 (1.00%) VCAP
13 2 (1.00%) VTSP
13 2 (1.00%) NCDA
13 2 (1.00%) NCIE
13 2 (1.00%) VCDX
14 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 126 (62.69%) Active Directory
2 75 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (23.38%) XenApp
4 37 (18.41%) Hyper-V
5 35 (17.41%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (12.94%) XenDesktop
7 20 (9.95%) vSphere
7 20 (9.95%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (6.47%) VMware ESX
9 8 (3.98%) VMware Server
10 6 (2.99%) UAG
11 4 (1.99%) KVM
11 4 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.00%) XenServer
13 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) SCCM
2 8 (3.98%) SCVMM
3 5 (2.49%) SCOM
4 3 (1.49%) SCSM
4 3 (1.49%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.00%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.00%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.00%) Legato
6 1 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.50%) WSUS
6 1 (0.50%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 145 (72.14%) Microsoft
2 105 (52.24%) VMware
3 61 (30.35%) Citrix
4 39 (19.40%) Cisco
5 18 (8.96%) WatchGuard
5 18 (8.96%) Veeam
6 14 (6.97%) HP
6 14 (6.97%) NetIQ
7 9 (4.48%) Symantec
8 8 (3.98%) Oracle
9 7 (3.48%) Remedy
9 7 (3.48%) Dell
10 5 (2.49%) Websense
10 5 (2.49%) NetApp
11 4 (1.99%) Computacenter
12 3 (1.49%) McAfee
12 3 (1.49%) Interwoven
13 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
13 2 (1.00%) JBoss
13 2 (1.00%) EMC
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