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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.04% 9.85% 3.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 28.99% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 6
Average salary £38,000 £48,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +116.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
184 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 51.98% 33.99% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 175 64 56
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 21 (60.00%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) SAN
7 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (34.29%) ITIL
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
9 10 (28.57%) LAN
9 10 (28.57%) WAN
10 9 (25.71%) Cisco
10 9 (25.71%) vSphere
11 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
12 7 (20.00%) CCNA
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (20.00%) Juniper
12 7 (20.00%) Firewall
12 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) Office 365
13 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (17.14%) EMC

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (48.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) LAN
2 10 (28.57%) WAN
3 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) DHCP
7 4 (11.43%) DNS
8 3 (8.57%) PBX
9 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) Network Security
10 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.86%) Internet
10 1 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
1 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.29%) Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) IT Support
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) EMC VNX
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) IVR
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) BCP
2 4 (11.43%) Time Management
2 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Software Licensing
3 3 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Telemarketing
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) Data Management
4 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (5.71%) Security Hardening
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CCNA
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) vSphere
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) Juniper
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
6 2 (5.71%) Crossbeam
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Websense
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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