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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 39 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.15% 7.25% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.49% 21.11% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +75.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £49,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 90 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 47.66% 34.35% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 149 85 52
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (69.64%) MS Exchange
3 36 (64.29%) VMware
4 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
5 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (50.00%) ITIL
7 26 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (44.64%) SAN
9 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
10 20 (35.71%) Firewall
11 19 (33.93%) Cisco
11 19 (33.93%) LAN
11 19 (33.93%) WAN
12 17 (30.36%) Finance
13 15 (26.79%) SQL
14 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (25.00%) EMC
14 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (25.00%) vSphere
15 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
16 12 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
17 11 (19.64%) Time Management
18 10 (17.86%) IIS
18 10 (17.86%) Dell
18 10 (17.86%) Juniper
18 10 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
18 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
18 10 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
19 9 (16.07%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 39 (69.64%) MS Exchange
2 26 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.86%) IIS
4 8 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.36%) SAS
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.57%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (44.64%) SAN
2 20 (35.71%) Firewall
3 19 (33.93%) LAN
3 19 (33.93%) WAN
4 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
5 12 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (14.29%) VoIP
7 7 (12.50%) DHCP
8 6 (10.71%) VLAN
8 6 (10.71%) Network Security
8 6 (10.71%) Internet
8 6 (10.71%) VPN
8 6 (10.71%) DNS
9 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
9 4 (7.14%) PBX
10 3 (5.36%) SMTP
11 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.29%) Administrator
2 8 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (14.29%) IT Support
3 7 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) VoIP Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Replication
1 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) IVR
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.71%) Linux
5 6 (10.71%) UNIX
6 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.93%) Solaris
6 5 (8.93%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Time Management
3 10 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (12.50%) BCP
5 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security
6 6 (10.71%) Release Management
6 6 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (8.93%) Security Hardening
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Identity Management
7 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) Data Management
8 4 (7.14%) Telemarketing
8 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.29%) CCNA
3 7 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) vSphere
3 10 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.71%) Firmware
5 5 (8.93%) Terminal Server
6 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) VMware
2 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.93%) Cisco
4 14 (25.00%) EMC
5 10 (17.86%) Dell
5 10 (17.86%) Juniper
6 8 (14.29%) HP
7 5 (8.93%) F5
7 5 (8.93%) Veeam
7 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.93%) Avaya
7 5 (8.93%) Citrix
7 5 (8.93%) Websense
7 5 (8.93%) Symantec
7 5 (8.93%) Crossbeam
7 5 (8.93%) SonicWALL
7 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.93%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.36%) CommVault
9 2 (3.57%) NetApp
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