The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 19 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.88% 7.17% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 26.67% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 15
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,525 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £56,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.86% 26.91% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 56 59
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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 22 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (52.00%) MS Exchange
5 25 (50.00%) VMware
6 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 24 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
8 20 (40.00%) SQL
9 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
9 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (32.00%) MCSE
11 14 (28.00%) MCITP
12 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (20.00%) Firewall
15 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 10 (20.00%) Lync
16 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
16 9 (18.00%) Citrix
16 9 (18.00%) XenApp
17 8 (16.00%) Migration
17 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
17 8 (16.00%) ITIL
18 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 26 (52.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (20.00%) Lync
7 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (10.00%) CMS
10 1 (2.00%) IIS
10 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
1 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) Intranet
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.00%) CSS
1 5 (10.00%) XML
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) HTML
1 5 (10.00%) jQuery
2 4 (8.00%) HTML5
2 4 (8.00%) CSS3
3 3 (6.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) CMDB
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) Linux
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Migration
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.00%) OOP
3 1 (2.00%) Content Management
3 1 (2.00%) Web Development
3 1 (2.00%) Time Management
3 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Email Migration
3 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.00%) MCSE
3 14 (28.00%) MCITP
4 6 (12.00%) MCTS
5 4 (8.00%) MCSA
5 4 (8.00%) CCNA
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) XenApp
3 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (10.00%) VMware Server
6 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) VMware
2 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) McAfee
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore