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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.11% 5.13% 14.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 25.00% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 24
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £57,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
60 56 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.58% 20.51% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 60
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
4 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
4 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
5 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
6 9 (52.94%) VMware
7 8 (47.06%) DNS
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (35.29%) Firewall
9 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (29.41%) MS Office
10 5 (29.41%) Cisco
10 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
10 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (23.53%) Change Management
11 4 (23.53%) DHCP
11 4 (23.53%) SLA
12 3 (17.65%) Citrix
12 3 (17.65%) Office 365
13 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 2 (11.76%) ITIL
13 2 (11.76%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Field Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp