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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 53 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 97 107 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.20% 5.02% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.37% 19.78% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 78 107
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,000
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
528 541 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.87% 25.38% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 424 430 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +11 52 £31,500 -10.00% 2
High Wycombe -8 15 £31,750 -2.30% 5
Marlow +8 6 £42,500 +97.67%
Princes Risborough - 4 £29,000 -
Chesham -1 3 £33,000 +37.50%
Aylesbury +6 1 £23,500 - 2
Iver +1 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (72.51%) Active Directory
3 110 (64.33%) Microsoft
4 86 (50.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (49.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (47.37%) VMware
7 72 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 71 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (39.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 64 (37.43%) MS Excel
11 62 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 61 (35.67%) Hyper-V
13 60 (35.09%) ITIL
14 59 (34.50%) Cisco
15 46 (26.90%) Windows 7
16 44 (25.73%) SLA
17 41 (23.98%) MS Office
18 38 (22.22%) MCSE
18 38 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
19 37 (21.64%) DNS
19 37 (21.64%) TCP/IP
19 37 (21.64%) Firewall
20 35 (20.47%) Security Cleared
20 35 (20.47%) SC Cleared
20 35 (20.47%) Exchange Server 2007
21 34 (19.88%) Citrix
21 34 (19.88%) DHCP
21 34 (19.88%) SQL
21 34 (19.88%) Forefront TMG
22 32 (18.71%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 72 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 62 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (20.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (18.71%) IIS
6 22 (12.87%) SharePoint
7 19 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (10.53%) Lync
9 11 (6.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.75%) Apache
10 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 64 (37.43%) MS Excel
2 41 (23.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.64%) TCP/IP
1 37 (21.64%) DNS
1 37 (21.64%) Firewall
2 34 (19.88%) DHCP
3 19 (11.11%) WAN
3 19 (11.11%) LAN
3 19 (11.11%) SAN
4 11 (6.43%) Wireless
5 10 (5.85%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (5.26%) VLAN
6 9 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 8 (4.68%) SNMP
8 6 (3.51%) VoIP
9 5 (2.92%) VPN
9 5 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (2.92%) Network Security
10 4 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.34%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (2.34%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) HBase
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.58%) Subversion
2 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (16.96%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.85%) Retail
4 8 (4.68%) Legal
5 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.75%) Local Government
6 3 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.75%) Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Marketing
7 2 (1.17%) French Language
7 2 (1.17%) German Language
7 2 (1.17%) Hindi Language
7 2 (1.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (33.92%) Analyst
2 34 (19.88%) Support Engineer
3 16 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.36%) IT Support
4 15 (8.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (4.09%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) DBA
11 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Wintel Analyst
12 5 (2.92%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.92%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.51%) .NET
2 5 (2.92%) Web Services
2 5 (2.92%) Application Packaging
3 4 (2.34%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.75%) HTML
4 3 (1.75%) Middleware
4 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.75%) CSS
4 3 (1.75%) jQuery
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.75%) HTML5
4 3 (1.75%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.75%) CSS3
4 3 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.58%) ZK
5 1 (0.58%) SOAP
5 1 (0.58%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Statistics
2 18 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 18 (10.53%) Clustering
3 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.19%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (5.26%) Replication
6 7 (4.09%) AS400
6 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.17%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.17%) Telematics
10 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 171 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (50.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 84 (49.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (26.90%) Windows 7
5 26 (15.20%) Windows XP
6 21 (12.28%) Windows 8
7 18 (10.53%) Linux
8 17 (9.94%) UNIX
9 10 (5.85%) AIX
9 10 (5.85%) OS/400
10 8 (4.68%) Android
11 7 (4.09%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.09%) ITIL
2 28 (16.37%) Change Management
3 22 (12.87%) Migration
4 19 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 17 (9.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (9.94%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (6.43%) Time Management
6 11 (6.43%) Data Protection
6 11 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (4.09%) CRM
9 7 (4.09%) Cyber Security
9 7 (4.09%) Patch Management
10 6 (3.51%) Coaching
11 5 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.92%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (2.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.88%) SQL
2 14 (8.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.75%) C#
3 3 (1.75%) Java
3 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.58%) Perl
4 1 (0.58%) VBScript
4 1 (0.58%) VB
4 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.58%) Groovy
4 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (39.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (22.22%) MCSE
3 35 (20.47%) SC Cleared
3 35 (20.47%) Security Cleared
4 27 (15.79%) MCITP
5 25 (14.62%) MCSA
6 19 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (11.11%) MCTS
7 15 (8.77%) MCP
8 10 (5.85%) CCNA
8 10 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (5.26%) Degree
10 7 (4.09%) CCNP
11 4 (2.34%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.75%) CCIE
12 3 (1.75%) CCA
12 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.75%) VCP5
12 3 (1.75%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (25.73%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 124 (72.51%) Active Directory
2 71 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (35.67%) Hyper-V
4 34 (19.88%) Forefront TMG
5 24 (14.04%) UAG
6 22 (12.87%) ISA Server
7 9 (5.26%) NFS
8 8 (4.68%) XenApp
9 5 (2.92%) vSphere
10 4 (2.34%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.17%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) SCCM
1 8 (4.68%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (3.51%) Nagios
3 5 (2.92%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (2.34%) ARCserve
4 4 (2.34%) HP SIM
4 4 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.17%) WSUS
6 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Foglight
6 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 110 (64.33%) Microsoft
2 81 (47.37%) VMware
3 59 (34.50%) Cisco
4 34 (19.88%) Citrix
5 28 (16.37%) Symantec
6 26 (15.20%) HP
7 20 (11.70%) Websense
8 19 (11.11%) Computacenter
9 18 (10.53%) 3PAR
10 13 (7.60%) NetApp
11 11 (6.43%) Apple
12 9 (5.26%) EMC
12 9 (5.26%) Hitachi
12 9 (5.26%) Brocade
13 8 (4.68%) SolarWinds
14 7 (4.09%) Fortinet
14 7 (4.09%) Avaya
14 7 (4.09%) Juniper
14 7 (4.09%) Pegasus
15 6 (3.51%) McAfee
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 depending on experince
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago