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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.30% 2.76% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.17% 10.64% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 24
Average salary £50,000 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £24,900 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £50,000 £40,000
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
99 47 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.67% 25.97% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 45 66
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 October 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
4 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) Linux
6 14 (37.84%) VMware
6 14 (37.84%) Cisco
7 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) Product Management
8 10 (27.03%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (27.03%) Multicast
8 10 (27.03%) Marketing
8 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
8 10 (27.03%) TETRA
8 10 (27.03%) LAN
8 10 (27.03%) PBX
8 10 (27.03%) VoIP
8 10 (27.03%) WAN
8 10 (27.03%) CCNA
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
9 9 (24.32%) UNIX
9 9 (24.32%) Firewall
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) DV Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) Network Security
10 8 (21.62%) Forefront TMG
10 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (21.62%) Validation

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
1 3 (8.11%) PaaS
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Multicast
1 10 (27.03%) TETRA
1 10 (27.03%) LAN
1 10 (27.03%) PBX
1 10 (27.03%) VoIP
1 10 (27.03%) WAN
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) Network Security
3 8 (21.62%) HTTPS
3 8 (21.62%) HTTP
3 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (27.03%) Marketing
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Product Manager
1 10 (27.03%) Portfolio Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Designer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Designer
2 8 (21.62%) Web Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Web Designer
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (40.54%) Linux
5 9 (24.32%) UNIX
6 8 (21.62%) Solaris
7 4 (10.81%) CentOS
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Product Management
1 10 (27.03%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (21.62%) Validation
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) CCNA
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (18.92%) vCloud
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
4 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco
3 8 (21.62%) McAfee
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
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