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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 15 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.08% 9.96% 3.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.25% 37.70% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £47,500 £43,250
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
80 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.77% 26.41% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 63
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 19 September 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
5 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
7 19 (48.72%) VMware
8 18 (46.15%) MCSE
8 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (41.03%) MCITP
10 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
11 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (30.77%) SQL
12 12 (30.77%) Lync
13 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
13 10 (25.64%) Office 365
13 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
13 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
14 9 (23.08%) Firewall
14 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
15 8 (20.51%) Forefront TMG
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (20.51%) MCTS
15 8 (20.51%) Migration
15 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
16 7 (17.95%) VPN
16 7 (17.95%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (30.77%) Lync
6 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (7.69%) CMS
10 2 (5.13%) IIS
10 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Application Packaging
2 3 (7.69%) jQuery
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.82%) Linux
7 3 (7.69%) UNIX
8 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Android
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
2 8 (20.51%) Migration
3 7 (17.95%) Coaching
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (5.13%) OOP
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Content Management
5 2 (5.13%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.56%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (46.15%) MCSE
3 16 (41.03%) MCITP
4 8 (20.51%) MCTS
5 4 (10.26%) MCSA
6 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.13%) Degree
8 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (15.38%) VMware Server
5 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
6 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat