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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.91% 13.82% 6.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.34% 48.39% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 13
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
67 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.04% 28.57% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 45
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
5 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
6 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (29.27%) VMware
9 11 (26.83%) MCSE
9 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
10 10 (24.39%) MS Office
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
11 9 (21.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (19.51%) Lync
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) DHCP
13 7 (17.07%) DNS
13 7 (17.07%) Cisco
13 7 (17.07%) Firewall
13 7 (17.07%) Finance
13 7 (17.07%) SCCM
13 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (14.63%) MCP
14 6 (14.63%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 19 (46.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (21.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
5 8 (19.51%) Lync
6 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (7.32%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (24.39%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) DHCP
2 7 (17.07%) Firewall
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) SNMP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Intranet
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Applications Support
5 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) Junior
5 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
6 4 (9.76%) DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Junior DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
2 3 (7.32%) HTML5
2 3 (7.32%) CSS3
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) CMDB
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) OS/400
7 2 (4.88%) AIX
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Coaching
4 4 (9.76%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 6 (14.63%) MCSA
3 6 (14.63%) MCP
3 6 (14.63%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) MCTS
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) CCA
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) CCEE
6 2 (4.88%) CCAA
6 2 (4.88%) VCP5
7 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) NetScout
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