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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.47% 8.73% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.90% 23.53% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £41,750 £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
210 85 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 56.91% 37.12% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 204 80 60
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 32 (62.75%) VMware
4 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
5 26 (50.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (47.06%) ITIL
7 21 (41.18%) SAN
8 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
9 18 (35.29%) LAN
9 18 (35.29%) WAN
10 16 (31.37%) Cisco
10 16 (31.37%) Firewall
11 15 (29.41%) SQL
12 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
12 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (27.45%) vSphere
12 14 (27.45%) Finance
13 13 (25.49%) EMC
14 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
14 11 (21.57%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (19.61%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (19.61%) IIS
16 9 (17.65%) Juniper
16 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
17 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (15.69%) Time Management
17 8 (15.69%) Office 365
17 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 34 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (50.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.61%) IIS
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.88%) SAS
7 2 (3.92%) NetWeaver
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) SAN
2 18 (35.29%) LAN
2 18 (35.29%) WAN
3 16 (31.37%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.69%) VoIP
6 6 (11.76%) DHCP
6 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 6 (11.76%) DNS
6 6 (11.76%) VLAN
6 6 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (7.84%) IP Telephony
7 4 (7.84%) PBX
8 3 (5.88%) SMTP
8 3 (5.88%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) VoIP Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Replication
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.73%) EMC VNX
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) IVR
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.80%) Linux
5 5 (9.80%) UNIX
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) SUSE
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Time Management
2 8 (15.69%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (13.73%) BCP
3 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (13.73%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.76%) Information Security
4 6 (11.76%) Release Management
4 6 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.84%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Security Hardening
5 4 (7.84%) Data Management
5 4 (7.84%) Telemarketing
5 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Identity Management
6 3 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) CCNA
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (13.73%) MCSE
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
3 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) vSphere
3 10 (19.61%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (11.76%) Firmware
7 4 (7.84%) Terminal Server
7 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) VMware
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 13 (25.49%) EMC
5 9 (17.65%) Juniper
6 6 (11.76%) Dell
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix
7 4 (7.84%) HP
7 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.84%) Sourcefire
7 4 (7.84%) Crossbeam
7 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) Websense
7 4 (7.84%) F5
8 3 (5.88%) CommVault
9 2 (3.92%) NetApp
9 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle
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