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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.80% 0.53% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.46% 1.85% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £35,000 £45,250
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
74 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.22% 28.57% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 51 67
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) UNIX
6 8 (32.00%) McAfee
6 8 (32.00%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Validation
6 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (32.00%) HTTP
6 8 (32.00%) HTTPS
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
6 8 (32.00%) Solaris
6 8 (32.00%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) TETRA
9 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) Multicast
9 4 (16.00%) CCNA
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Marketing

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
1 8 (32.00%) HTTP
1 8 (32.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) TETRA
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) PBX
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) Multicast
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
1 8 (32.00%) Web Designer
1 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
1 8 (32.00%) Web Architect
1 8 (32.00%) Security Designer
1 8 (32.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Product Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.00%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Manager
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis Manager
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (36.00%) UNIX
5 8 (32.00%) Solaris
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Validation
1 8 (32.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (16.00%) Product Management
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) McAfee
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
8 1 (4.00%) EMC