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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 35 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 92 111 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.37% 5.81% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.79% 26.37% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 68 90 55
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
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
517 421 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.56% 22.05% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 422 352 387
Average salary £31,500 £35,491 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +1 43 £35,000 +7.69% 8
High Wycombe -11 20 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Buckingham - 3 £30,000 -
Iver - 2 £42,500 - 1
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
Marlow -20 1 £55,000 +76.00% 1
Chesham - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Windows
2 140 (72.16%) Microsoft
3 105 (54.12%) Active Directory
4 101 (52.06%) MS Exchange
5 99 (51.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 94 (48.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (42.27%) VMware
8 79 (40.72%) MS Excel
9 72 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 68 (35.05%) SQL
11 65 (33.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 64 (32.99%) SQL Server
12 64 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2007
13 54 (27.84%) Windows 7
14 53 (27.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 46 (23.71%) MCSE
16 45 (23.20%) Citrix
17 44 (22.68%) ITIL
18 42 (21.65%) Firewall
19 41 (21.13%) Hyper-V
20 37 (19.07%) MS Office
20 37 (19.07%) Windows XP
21 35 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2013
22 34 (17.53%) SharePoint
22 34 (17.53%) MCITP
23 31 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2003
23 31 (15.98%) Cisco
24 30 (15.46%) Lync
25 29 (14.95%) SAN
26 28 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 101 (52.06%) MS Exchange
2 72 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (17.53%) SharePoint
6 31 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 30 (15.46%) Lync
8 23 (11.86%) IIS
9 10 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (2.58%) CMS
12 3 (1.55%) Apache
12 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 79 (40.72%) MS Excel
2 37 (19.07%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.34%) Office 365
2 4 (2.06%) IaaS
2 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.65%) Firewall
2 29 (14.95%) SAN
3 22 (11.34%) DHCP
4 21 (10.82%) DNS
5 18 (9.28%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.70%) VPN
7 12 (6.19%) WAN
7 12 (6.19%) LAN
8 11 (5.67%) VLAN
9 10 (5.15%) Network Security
9 10 (5.15%) Wireless
10 7 (3.61%) IP Telephony
10 7 (3.61%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (3.09%) NAS
12 4 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.06%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.03%) SSL
13 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (3.61%) MySQL
8 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.03%) OLAP
12 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.52%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (9.28%) Finance
2 6 (3.09%) Legal
3 4 (2.06%) Retail
4 2 (1.03%) Local Government
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (15.46%) Analyst
2 23 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (10.82%) Support Analyst
3 21 (10.82%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Consultant
4 19 (9.79%) Technical Support
5 18 (9.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (6.70%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (6.70%) DBA
6 13 (6.70%) SQL DBA
7 12 (6.19%) Developer
7 12 (6.19%) Administrator
8 11 (5.67%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (4.64%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.64%) Field Engineer
9 9 (4.64%) Server Support
9 9 (4.64%) Software Support Analyst
10 8 (4.12%) Server Specialist
10 8 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.12%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.76%) .NET
2 14 (7.22%) HTML
3 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.70%) CSS
4 12 (6.19%) jQuery
5 4 (2.06%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.55%) HTML5
6 3 (1.55%) CSS3
6 3 (1.55%) Middleware
7 2 (1.03%) Ajax
7 2 (1.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (1.03%) XML
7 2 (1.03%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.28%) Clustering
2 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.12%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.09%) Replication
6 4 (2.06%) LPAR
7 3 (1.55%) CMDB
7 3 (1.55%) PKI
8 2 (1.03%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.03%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.03%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) RIA
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 194 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (51.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 94 (48.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (27.84%) Windows 7
5 37 (19.07%) Windows XP
6 17 (8.76%) Linux
7 14 (7.22%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.19%) UNIX
9 7 (3.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.06%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.55%) Android
11 3 (1.55%) Solaris
11 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.03%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.68%) ITIL
2 17 (8.76%) Migration
2 17 (8.76%) Mentoring
3 16 (8.25%) Data Analysis
4 13 (6.70%) Time Management
5 11 (5.67%) Coaching
6 10 (5.15%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.12%) Service Management
7 8 (4.12%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.09%) CRM
9 6 (3.09%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.09%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (2.58%) Capacity Management
10 5 (2.58%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (2.06%) WFM
11 4 (2.06%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.06%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.05%) SQL
2 15 (7.73%) T-SQL
2 15 (7.73%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.70%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.67%) C#
5 7 (3.61%) Java
6 6 (3.09%) VBScript
7 5 (2.58%) VB
8 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.03%) Python
8 2 (1.03%) C++
8 2 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (33.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (23.71%) MCSE
3 34 (17.53%) MCITP
4 21 (10.82%) MCSA
5 19 (9.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (7.22%) MCTS
7 12 (6.19%) Degree
8 11 (5.67%) Security Cleared
8 11 (5.67%) MCP
9 10 (5.15%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.09%) CCA
10 6 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.09%) CCEA
10 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.06%) MCDBA
11 4 (2.06%) CCNA
12 3 (1.55%) CCNP
13 2 (1.03%) VCDX
13 2 (1.03%) NCDA
13 2 (1.03%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 105 (54.12%) Active Directory
2 53 (27.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (21.13%) Hyper-V
4 26 (13.40%) XenApp
5 19 (9.79%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (8.76%) Forefront TMG
7 15 (7.73%) vSphere
8 13 (6.70%) VMware ESX
9 12 (6.19%) XenDesktop
10 8 (4.12%) VMware Server
11 5 (2.58%) UAG
11 5 (2.58%) Firmware
12 4 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.06%) KVM
12 4 (2.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.03%) XenServer
14 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.15%) SCCM
2 9 (4.64%) SCVMM
3 6 (3.09%) SCOM
4 4 (2.06%) Windows Intune
4 4 (2.06%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.06%) SCSM
5 2 (1.03%) Legato
5 2 (1.03%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.03%) Foglight
5 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.52%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 140 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 82 (42.27%) VMware
3 45 (23.20%) Citrix
4 31 (15.98%) Cisco
5 20 (10.31%) HP
6 14 (7.22%) Dell
7 9 (4.64%) Symantec
7 9 (4.64%) Veeam
8 8 (4.12%) WatchGuard
8 8 (4.12%) Oracle
9 7 (3.61%) NetIQ
10 6 (3.09%) Remedy
11 5 (2.58%) NetApp
12 4 (2.06%) Websense
12 4 (2.06%) Computacenter
13 3 (1.55%) SonicWALL
13 3 (1.55%) Interwoven
14 2 (1.03%) EMC
14 2 (1.03%) Intel
14 2 (1.03%) CommVault
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