The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 27 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 102 124 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.89% 6.34% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.14% 24.31% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 74 107 108
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
533 510 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.55% 26.09% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 425 443 456
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -41 32 £35,000 +6.06% 4
High Wycombe 0 24 £36,500 +21.66%
Marlow +4 9 £21,500 -65.04%
Beaconsfield -9 5 - -
Chesham +3 3 £24,000 -
Aylesbury -15 2 £23,500 -32.85%
Bletchley - 1 £17,260 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 223 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (67.71%) Microsoft
3 139 (62.33%) Active Directory
4 131 (58.74%) MS Exchange
5 120 (53.81%) VMware
6 116 (52.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 103 (46.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 92 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
10 85 (38.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 83 (37.22%) SQL
12 82 (36.77%) Citrix
13 68 (30.49%) XenApp
14 66 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 65 (29.15%) SQL Server
16 63 (28.25%) ITIL
17 57 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 57 (25.56%) Cisco
18 53 (23.77%) Windows 7
19 50 (22.42%) Firewall
20 48 (21.52%) SharePoint
21 47 (21.08%) Hyper-V
21 47 (21.08%) VMware ESXi
22 46 (20.63%) DHCP
23 45 (20.18%) DNS
24 41 (18.39%) IIS
25 40 (17.94%) MS Office
25 40 (17.94%) MCSE
26 34 (15.25%) SAN
26 34 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 131 (58.74%) MS Exchange
2 103 (46.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (38.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 48 (21.52%) SharePoint
5 41 (18.39%) IIS
6 34 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (13.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (12.11%) Lync
9 17 (7.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.69%) CMS
12 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (1.79%) Apache
14 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.90%) Liferay
Applications
1 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 40 (17.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Project
3 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.42%) Firewall
2 46 (20.63%) DHCP
3 45 (20.18%) DNS
4 34 (15.25%) SAN
5 24 (10.76%) Wireless
6 23 (10.31%) VLAN
6 23 (10.31%) TCP/IP
7 22 (9.87%) Cisco IPT
7 22 (9.87%) IP Telephony
8 18 (8.07%) WAN
8 18 (8.07%) LAN
9 9 (4.04%) VPN
10 4 (1.79%) Internet
11 3 (1.35%) SMTP
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.90%) Network Security
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.90%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (29.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.90%) MySQL
9 2 (0.90%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (6.73%) Finance
2 6 (2.69%) Legal
3 2 (0.90%) Marketing
3 2 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.45%) Law
4 1 (0.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (26.91%) Analyst
2 36 (16.14%) Support Analyst
3 25 (11.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (10.76%) Applications Support
5 23 (10.31%) Support Engineer
6 22 (9.87%) Applications Support Analyst
7 20 (8.97%) Consultant
8 17 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (7.17%) Technical Support
9 16 (7.17%) Junior
10 15 (6.73%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Help Desk Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Junior Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Technical Services Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.93%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
12 11 (4.93%) Desktop Analyst
13 10 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.17%) .NET
2 10 (4.48%) ASP.NET
2 10 (4.48%) CSS
2 10 (4.48%) HTML
3 7 (3.14%) jQuery
4 6 (2.69%) XML
5 4 (1.79%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.79%) CSS3
5 4 (1.79%) HTML5
6 2 (0.90%) Middleware
6 2 (0.90%) NHibernate
6 2 (0.90%) Ajax
6 2 (0.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.45%) WCF
7 1 (0.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.45%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.00%) Clustering
2 12 (5.38%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.14%) Replication
6 5 (2.24%) CMDB
7 4 (1.79%) LPAR
8 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.90%) PKI
8 2 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.45%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.45%) PACS
9 1 (0.45%) RMADS
9 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.45%) RIA
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 223 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (52.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 66 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (23.77%) Windows 7
5 20 (8.97%) Windows XP
6 14 (6.28%) Windows 8
7 12 (5.38%) Linux
8 8 (3.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.69%) UNIX
10 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.35%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.25%) ITIL
2 20 (8.97%) Migration
3 14 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (5.38%) High Availability
5 10 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.04%) Configuration Management
7 8 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (2.69%) Service Management
8 6 (2.69%) CRM
8 6 (2.69%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (2.24%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2
10 4 (1.79%) Project Management
10 4 (1.79%) Data Management
10 4 (1.79%) Validation
10 4 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (1.79%) Data Protection
10 4 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (1.35%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.22%) SQL
2 31 (13.90%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.52%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.48%) C#
5 9 (4.04%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.79%) VBScript
7 3 (1.35%) VB
7 3 (1.35%) Java
8 2 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (17.94%) MCSE
3 32 (14.35%) MCITP
4 21 (9.42%) MCSA
5 20 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (8.52%) MCTS
7 17 (7.62%) Security Cleared
8 16 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (7.17%) SC Cleared
9 14 (6.28%) Degree
10 13 (5.83%) CCNA
11 9 (4.04%) MCP
12 8 (3.59%) CCNP
13 3 (1.35%) NCDA
13 3 (1.35%) VCAP
13 3 (1.35%) VCP5
14 2 (0.90%) CCIE
14 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
14 2 (0.90%) VTSP
14 2 (0.90%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) DICOM
System Software
1 139 (62.33%) Active Directory
2 92 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (30.49%) XenApp
4 47 (21.08%) Hyper-V
4 47 (21.08%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (15.25%) XenDesktop
6 29 (13.00%) vSphere
7 23 (10.31%) Forefront TMG
8 18 (8.07%) VMware ESX
9 12 (5.38%) UAG
10 7 (3.14%) VMware Server
11 5 (2.24%) KVM
12 4 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.35%) XenServer
13 3 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.83%) SCCM
2 8 (3.59%) NetBackup
2 8 (3.59%) SCOM
3 7 (3.14%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.14%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.35%) MOM
5 3 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.90%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.90%) Legato
6 2 (0.90%) WSUS
6 2 (0.90%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.90%) SCSM
7 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 151 (67.71%) Microsoft
2 120 (53.81%) VMware
3 82 (36.77%) Citrix
4 57 (25.56%) Cisco
5 24 (10.76%) HP
6 23 (10.31%) Veeam
6 23 (10.31%) Symantec
7 22 (9.87%) WatchGuard
8 21 (9.42%) NetIQ
9 8 (3.59%) Websense
9 8 (3.59%) Remedy
9 8 (3.59%) NetApp
10 6 (2.69%) Dell
10 6 (2.69%) Oracle
11 5 (2.24%) McAfee
12 3 (1.35%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.35%) Computacenter
13 2 (0.90%) ESRI
13 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
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