The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.62% 2.25% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.48% 7.58% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £45,000 £20,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+119.51% -29.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.23% 29.73% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 58
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows Server 2008
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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 16 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) vSphere
7 4 (30.77%) CCNA
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 3 (23.08%) TETRA
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) PBX
8 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) SaaS
8 3 (23.08%) PaaS
8 3 (23.08%) Product Management
8 3 (23.08%) IaaS
8 3 (23.08%) vCloud
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (23.08%) Multicast

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) TETRA
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) PBX
4 3 (23.08%) Multicast
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Server Support
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Product Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Server Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Product Management
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Game Development
4 1 (7.69%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) vCloud
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) MKS
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle