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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 86 68 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 74 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.85% 3.27% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.76% 16.44% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 107
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £55,000 £47,500
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
354 450 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.12% 19.86% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 261 352 404
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +3 14 £28,750 -14.17% 1
High Wycombe -17 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Amersham - 3 - - 1
Marlow -1 2 £24,000 -46.66%
Aylesbury - 1 £34,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
3 35 (67.31%) Windows Server
4 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 22 (42.31%) SQL
7 22 (42.31%) VMware
8 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
9 17 (32.69%) CRM
10 16 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
10 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
11 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco
12 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 12 (23.08%) SharePoint
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (21.15%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (21.15%) XML
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 11 (21.15%) DNS
13 11 (21.15%) SCOM
13 11 (21.15%) Finance
14 10 (19.23%) Firewall
14 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
14 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (19.23%) Broadband
14 10 (19.23%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 12 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.15%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) Broadband
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
3 8 (15.38%) DHCP
3 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.38%) VPN
4 7 (13.46%) SAN
4 7 (13.46%) WAN
5 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 5 (9.62%) VLAN
7 4 (7.69%) VoIP
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.85%) NAS
10 1 (1.92%) 3G
10 1 (1.92%) 4G
10 1 (1.92%) GPRS
10 1 (1.92%) MPLS
10 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Administrator
1 11 (21.15%) BizTalk Administrator
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) DBA
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) XML
2 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (67.31%) Windows Server
3 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.62%) Linux
8 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.92%) Android
10 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) CRM
2 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) Release Management
7 1 (1.92%) SDLC
7 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) CCNA
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.62%) MCSA
4 4 (7.69%) MCITP
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) MCTS
5 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCENT
7 1 (1.92%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) Squid
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCOM
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) VMware
3 13 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix
5 6 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (5.77%) Canon
7 2 (3.85%) Computacenter
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.92%) Avaya
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) Draytek
8 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.92%) Polycom
8 1 (1.92%) Sophos
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago