The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 15 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.79% 9.92% 7.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.39% 32.05% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 16
Average salary £31,750 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.01% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £18,525 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,350 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 35.78% 30.95% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 97 65 58
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,150 £52,500
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 High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the High Wycombe region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 23 (60.53%) MS Exchange
5 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (47.37%) MS Excel
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (39.47%) MS Office
9 14 (36.84%) MCSE
9 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 14 (36.84%) VMware
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (31.58%) DNS
10 12 (31.58%) Cisco
11 11 (28.95%) DHCP
11 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (23.68%) MCTS
13 9 (23.68%) MCITP
13 9 (23.68%) Office 365
13 9 (23.68%) Lync
13 9 (23.68%) Migration
14 8 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (21.05%) SLA
15 7 (18.42%) Citrix
15 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
15 7 (18.42%) MCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 23 (60.53%) MS Exchange
2 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (23.68%) Lync
5 8 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (39.47%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
3 11 (28.95%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
5 4 (10.53%) SNMP
6 3 (7.89%) LAN
6 3 (7.89%) WAN
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) SAN
8 1 (2.63%) Intranet
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix Support
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) AIX
6 4 (10.53%) OS/400
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
3 6 (15.79%) Coaching
4 5 (13.16%) Patch Management
4 5 (13.16%) Server Building
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (36.84%) MCSE
3 9 (23.68%) MCTS
3 9 (23.68%) MCITP
4 7 (18.42%) MCP
5 6 (15.79%) MCSA
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.26%) VCP5
7 2 (5.26%) CCEE
7 2 (5.26%) CCAA
7 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.26%) CCA
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 7 (18.42%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) NetScout
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
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