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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 88 119 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.33% 6.41% 5.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.81% 26.33% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 106 97
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,300 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,900 £42,500
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
494 452 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.32% 24.35% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 406 396 419
Average salary £33,750 £35,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.91% +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £24,000 £22,000
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
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -27 30 £32,500 -1.51% 5
High Wycombe -4 22 £40,500 +15.71% 2
Marlow -7 5 £21,500 -65.04% 1
Beaconsfield -7 5 - -
Chesham +1 2 £21,250 -11.45%
Bletchley - 1 £17,260 -
Buckingham - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (73.47%) Microsoft
3 127 (64.80%) Active Directory
4 117 (59.69%) MS Exchange
5 109 (55.61%) VMware
6 94 (47.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 89 (45.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 86 (43.88%) MS Excel
9 83 (42.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 75 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 70 (35.71%) SQL
12 68 (34.69%) Citrix
13 63 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (29.59%) SQL Server
14 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 54 (27.55%) XenApp
16 53 (27.04%) Windows 7
17 51 (26.02%) ITIL
18 44 (22.45%) Firewall
19 42 (21.43%) MCSE
19 42 (21.43%) Cisco
19 42 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
20 39 (19.90%) Hyper-V
21 38 (19.39%) DHCP
22 37 (18.88%) DNS
22 37 (18.88%) MS Office
23 36 (18.37%) SharePoint
24 35 (17.86%) MCITP
24 35 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
25 31 (15.82%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 117 (59.69%) MS Exchange
2 89 (45.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (18.37%) SharePoint
5 35 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (15.31%) Lync
7 29 (14.80%) IIS
8 24 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (6.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (3.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.04%) CMS
11 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.04%) Apache
12 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (1.02%) Liferay
Applications
1 86 (43.88%) MS Excel
2 37 (18.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (22.45%) Firewall
2 38 (19.39%) DHCP
3 37 (18.88%) DNS
4 25 (12.76%) SAN
5 22 (11.22%) VLAN
6 21 (10.71%) Wireless
7 18 (9.18%) IP Telephony
7 18 (9.18%) TCP/IP
7 18 (9.18%) Cisco IPT
8 13 (6.63%) LAN
8 13 (6.63%) WAN
9 9 (4.59%) VPN
10 3 (1.53%) SMTP
11 2 (1.02%) Internet
11 2 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.02%) Network Security
11 2 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.02%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.02%) MySQL
10 2 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.02%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.02%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.51%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (2.04%) Legal
3 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.02%) Publishing
3 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (22.96%) Analyst
2 27 (13.78%) Support Analyst
3 24 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 22 (11.22%) Consultant
5 20 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 16 (8.16%) Applications Support
6 16 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 14 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (6.12%) Administrator
9 11 (5.61%) Junior
10 10 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.10%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (4.59%) Field Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) DBA
12 8 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
12 8 (4.08%) Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Service Analyst
12 8 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.14%) .NET
2 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET
2 9 (4.59%) CSS
2 9 (4.59%) HTML
3 6 (3.06%) jQuery
4 5 (2.55%) Application Packaging
5 4 (2.04%) XML
6 2 (1.02%) Middleware
6 2 (1.02%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.02%) Ajax
6 2 (1.02%) NHibernate
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.02%) HTML5
6 2 (1.02%) CSS3
7 1 (0.51%) WCF
7 1 (0.51%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) Clustering
2 11 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.04%) LPAR
6 2 (1.02%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.02%) CMDB
6 2 (1.02%) Firmware
6 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) EFT
7 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (47.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 63 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (27.04%) Windows 7
5 25 (12.76%) Windows XP
6 16 (8.16%) Linux
7 12 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.59%) UNIX
9 8 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.53%) Solaris
12 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.02%) ITIL
2 18 (9.18%) Migration
3 12 (6.12%) High Availability
4 11 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 7 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 6 (3.06%) Data Analysis
6 6 (3.06%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.06%) Capacity Management
7 5 (2.55%) Service Management
7 5 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (2.55%) CRM
8 4 (2.04%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.04%) Validation
8 4 (2.04%) Data Management
8 4 (2.04%) Time Management
8 4 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (1.53%) Release Management
9 3 (1.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.71%) SQL
2 25 (12.76%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.18%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.59%) C#
4 9 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.55%) VBScript
7 4 (2.04%) VB
8 3 (1.53%) Java
9 2 (1.02%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) Python
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
10 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (21.43%) MCSE
3 35 (17.86%) MCITP
4 21 (10.71%) MCSA
5 20 (10.20%) MCTS
6 16 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (7.65%) Degree
8 14 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 13 (6.63%) SC Cleared
9 13 (6.63%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (5.10%) MCP
10 10 (5.10%) CCNA
11 5 (2.55%) CCNP
12 3 (1.53%) NCDA
12 3 (1.53%) VCAP
12 3 (1.53%) VCP5
13 2 (1.02%) VTSP
13 2 (1.02%) NCIE
13 2 (1.02%) VCDX
13 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.18%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 127 (64.80%) Active Directory
2 83 (42.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (27.55%) XenApp
4 42 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
5 39 (19.90%) Hyper-V
6 31 (15.82%) XenDesktop
7 25 (12.76%) vSphere
8 21 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
9 15 (7.65%) VMware ESX
10 9 (4.59%) UAG
11 7 (3.57%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.04%) KVM
13 3 (1.53%) XenServer
14 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.12%) SCCM
2 7 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 6 (3.06%) SCOM
4 3 (1.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.02%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.02%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.02%) SCSM
5 2 (1.02%) Legato
5 2 (1.02%) MOM
5 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.02%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 144 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 109 (55.61%) VMware
3 68 (34.69%) Citrix
4 42 (21.43%) Cisco
5 21 (10.71%) WatchGuard
5 21 (10.71%) Veeam
6 17 (8.67%) NetIQ
7 15 (7.65%) HP
8 12 (6.12%) Symantec
9 7 (3.57%) Remedy
9 7 (3.57%) Dell
9 7 (3.57%) Oracle
10 6 (3.06%) NetApp
10 6 (3.06%) Websense
11 4 (2.04%) Computacenter
12 3 (1.53%) McAfee
13 2 (1.02%) Juniper
13 2 (1.02%) CommVault
13 2 (1.02%) i2
13 2 (1.02%) JBoss
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
R21 Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes College
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago