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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 17 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 24 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.41% 8.15% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 31.15% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 13
Average salary £40,500 £33,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £39,700
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 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.37% 26.18% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 60
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
4 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
5 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
6 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (46.34%) VMware
9 18 (43.90%) MCSE
10 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
11 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (39.02%) MCITP
12 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (34.15%) SQL
14 12 (29.27%) Lync
15 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
16 10 (24.39%) Office 365
17 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
17 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
18 8 (19.51%) Migration
18 8 (19.51%) Firewall
18 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
18 8 (19.51%) Forefront TMG
18 8 (19.51%) MCTS
18 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
19 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
19 6 (14.63%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
2 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (29.27%) Lync
6 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
7 6 (14.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (12.20%) CMS
8 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (4.88%) IIS
9 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
1 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
1 5 (12.20%) CSS
1 5 (12.20%) XML
1 5 (12.20%) jQuery
2 4 (9.76%) Application Packaging
3 3 (7.32%) HTML5
3 3 (7.32%) CSS3
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.32%) Replication
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
1 3 (7.32%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Migration
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
4 2 (4.88%) OOP
4 2 (4.88%) Content Management
4 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (43.90%) MCSE
3 16 (39.02%) MCITP
4 8 (19.51%) MCTS
5 4 (9.76%) MCSA
6 3 (7.32%) CCNA
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Server
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.88%) Dell
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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