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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 58 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 65 122 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.59% 6.24% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.85% 24.95% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 96 83
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
410 489 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.64% 25.03% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 318 372 465
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 0 49 £37,500 - 6
High Wycombe -23 10 £29,500 +13.46% 3
Marlow -5 1 - -
Iver - 1 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (64.25%) Microsoft
3 97 (54.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (53.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
6 77 (43.02%) MS Exchange
7 72 (40.22%) VMware
8 66 (36.87%) MS Excel
9 62 (34.64%) ITIL
10 60 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 56 (31.28%) SQL
11 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
12 55 (30.73%) Citrix
13 51 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 45 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (20.67%) Windows 7
17 34 (18.99%) Firewall
18 33 (18.44%) SAN
18 33 (18.44%) XenApp
19 32 (17.88%) MS Office
19 32 (17.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 31 (17.32%) vSphere
21 29 (16.20%) Hyper-V
21 29 (16.20%) MCSE
21 29 (16.20%) Windows XP
22 28 (15.64%) SharePoint
23 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
24 25 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2003
25 24 (13.41%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 77 (43.02%) MS Exchange
2 60 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (15.64%) SharePoint
5 25 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (13.41%) IIS
7 15 (8.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (8.38%) Lync
7 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (7.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (2.79%) Apache
11 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
11 4 (2.23%) CMS
11 4 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 66 (36.87%) MS Excel
2 32 (17.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) Office 365
2 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.99%) Firewall
2 33 (18.44%) SAN
3 13 (7.26%) NetScaler
4 12 (6.70%) NAS
4 12 (6.70%) Network Security
4 12 (6.70%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.70%) LAN
4 12 (6.70%) WAN
5 11 (6.15%) DHCP
5 11 (6.15%) DNS
6 8 (4.47%) VPN
7 6 (3.35%) SSL
8 5 (2.79%) VoIP
8 5 (2.79%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.23%) VLAN
9 4 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.68%) Wireless
10 3 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.12%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.38%) MySQL
4 14 (7.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 18 (10.06%) Finance
2 15 (8.38%) Retail
3 4 (2.23%) Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (18.99%) Analyst
2 20 (11.17%) Consultant
3 18 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.94%) Support Analyst
4 16 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) Citrix Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Administrator
6 13 (7.26%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (5.03%) Developer
9 8 (4.47%) DBA
9 8 (4.47%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (4.47%) Software Support Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) SQL DBA
10 7 (3.91%) Senior Citrix Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) .NET
2 12 (6.70%) HTML
3 10 (5.59%) jQuery
3 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.03%) CSS
5 6 (3.35%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (2.23%) HTML5
6 4 (2.23%) CSS3
6 4 (2.23%) Middleware
7 3 (1.68%) Web Services
8 1 (0.56%) XML
8 1 (0.56%) Ajax
8 1 (0.56%) jBPM
8 1 (0.56%) SOAP
8 1 (0.56%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Clustering
2 15 (8.38%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.03%) Replication
5 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.79%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.23%) PKI
7 4 (2.23%) CMDB
7 4 (2.23%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 179 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (54.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 96 (53.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (20.67%) Windows 7
5 29 (16.20%) Windows XP
6 14 (7.82%) UNIX
7 11 (6.15%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.59%) Linux
9 7 (3.91%) Windows 2000
9 7 (3.91%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.35%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.23%) Android
11 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.56%) CentOS
12 1 (0.56%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.56%) Fedora
12 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.64%) ITIL
2 22 (12.29%) Data Analysis
2 22 (12.29%) Time Management
3 16 (8.94%) Mentoring
3 16 (8.94%) Change Management
4 15 (8.38%) Service Delivery
5 10 (5.59%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (4.47%) Network Load Balancing
6 8 (4.47%) ITIL V3
6 8 (4.47%) Migration
6 8 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.35%) WFM
7 6 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.79%) Coaching
8 5 (2.79%) People Management
8 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.79%) Service Management
9 4 (2.23%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.23%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 56 (31.28%) SQL
2 19 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.70%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.15%) C#
5 10 (5.59%) Java
6 6 (3.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.23%) PHP
8 3 (1.68%) VBScript
8 3 (1.68%) VB
9 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.56%) Groovy
10 1 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (25.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (17.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (16.20%) MCSE
4 22 (12.29%) SC Cleared
4 22 (12.29%) Security Cleared
5 19 (10.61%) MCSA
5 19 (10.61%) CCA
5 19 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
6 18 (10.06%) VCP5
7 13 (7.26%) CCEE
7 13 (7.26%) CCAA
8 10 (5.59%) MCITP
9 8 (4.47%) CCIA
9 8 (4.47%) VCAP
9 8 (4.47%) MCP
10 7 (3.91%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.35%) Degree
11 6 (3.35%) CCEA
12 5 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
2 51 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (18.44%) XenApp
4 31 (17.32%) vSphere
5 29 (16.20%) Hyper-V
6 21 (11.73%) XenDesktop
7 20 (11.17%) VMware ESX
8 14 (7.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (6.15%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (5.03%) Terminal Services
11 8 (4.47%) ISA Server
12 6 (3.35%) UAG
13 5 (2.79%) Xen
13 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (1.68%) Firmware
15 3 (1.68%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (7.26%) SCCM
2 12 (6.70%) SCOM
3 8 (4.47%) SCVMM
3 8 (4.47%) BladeLogic
4 6 (3.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (3.35%) SCSM
5 4 (2.23%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.23%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.23%) Windows Intune
6 3 (1.68%) WSUS
6 3 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.68%) Foglight
7 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 115 (64.25%) Microsoft
2 72 (40.22%) VMware
3 55 (30.73%) Citrix
4 18 (10.06%) HP
5 17 (9.50%) Cisco
6 15 (8.38%) Intel
7 9 (5.03%) Dell
8 8 (4.47%) Symantec
8 8 (4.47%) AppSense
9 6 (3.35%) Remedy
9 6 (3.35%) Websense
10 5 (2.79%) SonicWALL
10 5 (2.79%) Oracle
11 4 (2.23%) Mitel
12 3 (1.68%) McAfee
12 3 (1.68%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.12%) Interwoven
13 2 (1.12%) Genesys
14 1 (0.56%) NetApp
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