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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 68 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 71 127 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.22% 5.53% 6.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.14% 25.10% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 107 120
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
440 506 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.95% 22.05% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 350 401 480
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -28 36 £34,000 -16.04% 7
High Wycombe -2 22 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Iver +1 2 £47,500 +41.79%
Buckingham - 2 - -
Beaconsfield +15 1 £21,000 -37.77%
Marlow +2 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (66.09%) Microsoft
3 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
4 90 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 90 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (47.13%) VMware
6 80 (45.98%) MS Exchange
7 70 (40.23%) MS Excel
7 70 (40.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 62 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 61 (35.06%) ITIL
10 57 (32.76%) Citrix
11 52 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 48 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 45 (25.86%) SQL Server
13 45 (25.86%) SQL
14 40 (22.99%) Windows 7
15 38 (21.84%) MS Office
16 36 (20.69%) MCSE
17 33 (18.97%) XenApp
18 32 (18.39%) Cisco
18 32 (18.39%) Firewall
19 31 (17.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 31 (17.82%) Hyper-V
20 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
20 29 (16.67%) SC Cleared
20 29 (16.67%) vSphere
20 29 (16.67%) SharePoint
20 29 (16.67%) IIS
21 28 (16.09%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 80 (45.98%) MS Exchange
2 70 (40.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 29 (16.67%) IIS
5 26 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (12.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (12.07%) Lync
7 19 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (4.02%) Apache
11 6 (3.45%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.57%) JBoss
14 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 70 (40.23%) MS Excel
2 38 (21.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.39%) Firewall
2 28 (16.09%) SAN
3 24 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 18 (10.34%) DNS
4 18 (10.34%) DHCP
5 16 (9.20%) LAN
5 16 (9.20%) WAN
6 13 (7.47%) NetScaler
7 9 (5.17%) VoIP
8 8 (4.60%) NAS
8 8 (4.60%) Network Security
9 6 (3.45%) VPN
9 6 (3.45%) SSL
10 4 (2.30%) Wireless
10 4 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.72%) VLAN
11 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.15%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.15%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.32%) MySQL
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.57%) Subversion
2 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (13.79%) Finance
2 18 (10.34%) Retail
3 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.87%) Banking
4 3 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.15%) German Language
5 2 (1.15%) Legal
5 2 (1.15%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Hindi Language
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (24.71%) Analyst
2 24 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 21 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (9.20%) Citrix Engineer
5 14 (8.05%) Consultant
5 14 (8.05%) Support Analyst
6 13 (7.47%) Applications Support
6 13 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Administrator
8 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.60%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (4.60%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Wintel Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.02%) IT Support
11 6 (3.45%) Wintel Administrator
11 6 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (2.87%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.02%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) Middleware
2 6 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (2.87%) Application Packaging
4 4 (2.30%) HTML
4 4 (2.30%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.30%) Web Services
5 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.72%) jQuery
5 3 (1.72%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (1.15%) CSS
6 2 (1.15%) HTML5
6 2 (1.15%) CSS3
7 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.57%) SOAP
7 1 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) Ajax
7 1 (0.57%) jBPM
7 1 (0.57%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Clustering
2 18 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.17%) Statistics
5 8 (4.60%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.02%) Replication
7 5 (2.87%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.30%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.30%) PKI
9 3 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.15%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) CMDB
11 1 (0.57%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 90 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (22.99%) Windows 7
4 23 (13.22%) Windows XP
5 15 (8.62%) Linux
6 14 (8.05%) UNIX
7 9 (5.17%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 6 (3.45%) Windows NT
9 5 (2.87%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.72%) Android
11 2 (1.15%) AIX
11 2 (1.15%) OS/400
12 1 (0.57%) Fedora
12 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.57%) CentOS
12 1 (0.57%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.06%) ITIL
2 22 (12.64%) Change Management
3 20 (11.49%) Mentoring
4 19 (10.92%) Time Management
5 16 (9.20%) Data Analysis
6 13 (7.47%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.32%) Migration
9 10 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (5.17%) ITIL V3
11 7 (4.02%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.02%) WFM
12 6 (3.45%) Data Protection
12 6 (3.45%) CRM
13 5 (2.87%) Network Load Balancing
13 5 (2.87%) People Management
14 4 (2.30%) Coaching
14 4 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (2.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.86%) SQL
2 20 (11.49%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.32%) Java
4 4 (2.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.72%) C#
6 2 (1.15%) PHP
6 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.15%) VBScript
6 2 (1.15%) VB
7 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.57%) Groovy
7 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (20.69%) MCSE
3 31 (17.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 23 (13.22%) MCSA
6 18 (10.34%) VCP5
7 15 (8.62%) MCITP
7 15 (8.62%) CCA
7 15 (8.62%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (7.47%) MCP
8 13 (7.47%) CCEE
8 13 (7.47%) CCAA
9 10 (5.75%) Degree
10 9 (5.17%) MCTS
11 8 (4.60%) VCAP
11 8 (4.60%) DV Cleared
11 8 (4.60%) CCIA
12 6 (3.45%) CCNA
12 6 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.15%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
2 62 (35.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (18.97%) XenApp
4 31 (17.82%) Hyper-V
5 29 (16.67%) vSphere
6 21 (12.07%) Forefront TMG
6 21 (12.07%) VMware ESX
7 20 (11.49%) XenDesktop
8 16 (9.20%) ISA Server
9 12 (6.90%) UAG
10 11 (6.32%) Terminal Services
11 10 (5.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (2.87%) Xen
14 4 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (1.72%) VMware Server
16 2 (1.15%) NFS
17 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) SCCM
2 8 (4.60%) SCOM
3 7 (4.02%) BladeLogic
4 5 (2.87%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (2.30%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.30%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.72%) WSUS
6 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.15%) SCSM
7 2 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.15%) Nagios
7 2 (1.15%) Foglight
8 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 115 (66.09%) Microsoft
2 82 (47.13%) VMware
3 57 (32.76%) Citrix
4 32 (18.39%) Cisco
5 18 (10.34%) HP
6 17 (9.77%) Symantec
7 15 (8.62%) Intel
8 11 (6.32%) Websense
9 8 (4.60%) AppSense
10 7 (4.02%) 3PAR
10 7 (4.02%) Oracle
11 6 (3.45%) Mitel
11 6 (3.45%) McAfee
12 5 (2.87%) Remedy
12 5 (2.87%) Computacenter
12 5 (2.87%) Apple
13 4 (2.30%) SonicWALL
13 4 (2.30%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.72%) NetApp
14 3 (1.72%) Dell
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