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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 55 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 101 91 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.47% 4.39% 6.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.42% 17.98% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 106
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,900
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
520 506 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.00% 24.43% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 407 417 388
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 September 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 1 September 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 +12 59 £37,500 +20.00% 4
High Wycombe -9 16 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Marlow +15 6 £31,500 +46.51%
Aylesbury - 3 £24,500 - 3
Chesham 0 2 £32,750 +54.11%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 140 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 127 (64.80%) Microsoft
4 103 (52.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 88 (44.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (41.84%) VMware
7 81 (41.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 76 (38.78%) MS Exchange
9 74 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 74 (37.76%) Hyper-V
10 72 (36.73%) MS Excel
11 69 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 68 (34.69%) Cisco
13 67 (34.18%) ITIL
14 53 (27.04%) Windows 7
15 51 (26.02%) SQL
16 46 (23.47%) SLA
17 45 (22.96%) MS Office
18 44 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
19 43 (21.94%) IIS
19 43 (21.94%) MCSE
20 41 (20.92%) TCP/IP
20 41 (20.92%) DNS
20 41 (20.92%) Finance
21 39 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
21 39 (19.90%) SC Cleared
21 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
21 39 (19.90%) Forefront TMG
22 38 (19.39%) Firewall
23 34 (17.35%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 76 (38.78%) MS Exchange
2 69 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (21.94%) IIS
5 39 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (13.27%) SharePoint
7 21 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (10.20%) Lync
9 10 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.55%) Apache
10 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 72 (36.73%) MS Excel
2 45 (22.96%) MS Office
3 3 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.35%) Office 365
2 6 (3.06%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.92%) TCP/IP
1 41 (20.92%) DNS
2 38 (19.39%) Firewall
3 34 (17.35%) DHCP
4 21 (10.71%) WAN
4 21 (10.71%) LAN
4 21 (10.71%) SAN
5 15 (7.65%) Wireless
6 12 (6.12%) iSCSI
6 12 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (5.10%) VLAN
8 9 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (4.08%) SNMP
10 7 (3.57%) VoIP
11 6 (3.06%) VPN
12 5 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
13 4 (2.04%) NX-OS
13 4 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.51%) MySQL
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
General
1 41 (20.92%) Finance
2 13 (6.63%) Retail
3 12 (6.12%) Banking
4 10 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.08%) Legal
5 8 (4.08%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.53%) Local Government
7 3 (1.53%) French Language
7 3 (1.53%) German Language
7 3 (1.53%) Hindi Language
8 2 (1.02%) Marketing
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (34.18%) Analyst
2 36 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) IT Support
4 19 (9.69%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 16 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.08%) DBA
10 8 (4.08%) Developer
10 8 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Network Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Administrator
12 6 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.16%) .NET
2 12 (6.12%) Web Services
2 12 (6.12%) .NET Framework
3 10 (5.10%) HTML
3 10 (5.10%) CSS
4 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (4.08%) HTML5
4 8 (4.08%) Entity Framework
4 8 (4.08%) CSS3
4 8 (4.08%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.08%) jQuery
5 6 (3.06%) Application Packaging
6 3 (1.53%) XML
6 3 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.53%) Middleware
7 1 (0.51%) WAP
7 1 (0.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) Statistics
2 20 (10.20%) Clustering
3 15 (7.65%) Blackberry
3 15 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.65%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.14%) Replication
5 12 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.57%) AS400
6 7 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.02%) Telematics
8 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (52.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 88 (44.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (27.04%) Windows 7
5 32 (16.33%) Windows XP
6 28 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 21 (10.71%) Linux
8 19 (9.69%) UNIX
9 11 (5.61%) Mac OS X
10 10 (5.10%) OS/400
10 10 (5.10%) AIX
11 8 (4.08%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) CentOS
12 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.18%) ITIL
2 34 (17.35%) Change Management
3 23 (11.73%) Migration
3 23 (11.73%) Mentoring
4 22 (11.22%) Incident Management
5 21 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 14 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (5.10%) Time Management
9 9 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.08%) MVC
10 8 (4.08%) Coaching
11 7 (3.57%) Cyber Security
11 7 (3.57%) CRM
12 6 (3.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (26.02%) SQL
2 17 (8.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.08%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.08%) C#
4 5 (2.55%) Java
5 2 (1.02%) C
5 2 (1.02%) C++
5 2 (1.02%) VBScript
5 2 (1.02%) VB
5 2 (1.02%) Python
5 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Perl
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (41.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (21.94%) MCSE
3 39 (19.90%) SC Cleared
3 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
4 33 (16.84%) MCSA
5 31 (15.82%) MCITP
6 24 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (11.22%) MCTS
8 17 (8.67%) MCP
9 11 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (5.61%) CCNA
10 10 (5.10%) Degree
11 8 (4.08%) CCNP
12 5 (2.55%) VCP5
13 4 (2.04%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.53%) CCA
14 3 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.53%) CCIE
14 3 (1.53%) CCEE
14 3 (1.53%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (23.47%) SLA
2 10 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 140 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 74 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (37.76%) Hyper-V
3 39 (19.90%) Forefront TMG
4 28 (14.29%) UAG
5 25 (12.76%) ISA Server
6 12 (6.12%) NFS
7 8 (4.08%) XenApp
8 4 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.04%) vSphere
8 4 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.53%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.02%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (4.08%) SCCM
2 6 (3.06%) Nagios
3 4 (2.04%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.04%) HP SIM
3 4 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.51%) WSUS
5 1 (0.51%) Foglight
5 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 127 (64.80%) Microsoft
2 82 (41.84%) VMware
3 68 (34.69%) Cisco
4 33 (16.84%) Citrix
5 30 (15.31%) Symantec
6 26 (13.27%) HP
7 23 (11.73%) Websense
8 21 (10.71%) Computacenter
9 20 (10.20%) 3PAR
10 16 (8.16%) NetApp
11 12 (6.12%) EMC
11 12 (6.12%) Hitachi
11 12 (6.12%) Brocade
12 11 (5.61%) Apple
13 8 (4.08%) Avaya
13 8 (4.08%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.57%) Juniper
14 7 (3.57%) Oracle
14 7 (3.57%) Pegasus
14 7 (3.57%) Fortinet
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago