The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 7.59% 5.03% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 21.43% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 12
Average salary £23,000 £24,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -30.49%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 35.17% 23.46% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 24
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Chippenham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Chippenham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) VMware
4 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
8 13 (33.33%) DNS
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) DHCP
10 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
10 11 (28.21%) Firewall
10 11 (28.21%) WSUS
11 10 (25.64%) SLA
11 10 (25.64%) Service Management
12 9 (23.08%) ITIL
12 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 9 (23.08%) Finance
13 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
14 7 (17.95%) Linux
14 7 (17.95%) Nagios
14 7 (17.95%) Process Management
14 7 (17.95%) Change Management
14 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
14 7 (17.95%) Migration
14 7 (17.95%) Banking
14 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) DHCP
2 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
4 5 (12.82%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) SSL
5 4 (10.26%) HTTP
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.26%) VLAN
5 4 (10.26%) NAS
5 4 (10.26%) Multicast
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 8 (20.51%) IT Support
4 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (17.95%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Trainer
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
1 4 (10.26%) JSP
1 4 (10.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Linux
6 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Service Management
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Migration
3 7 (17.95%) Process Management
3 7 (17.95%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Change Control
4 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) ETL
8 1 (2.56%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) NFS
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) WSUS
2 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 7 (17.95%) Nagios
3 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
3 4 (10.26%) Netcool
3 4 (10.26%) Hyperic
3 4 (10.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
5 4 (10.26%) McAfee
5 4 (10.26%) Dell
5 4 (10.26%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix