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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 22 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 21 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.62% 10.00% 5.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.87% 35.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 15
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
62 80 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 19.56% 28.57% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 86
Average salary £29,250 £25,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
4 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
5 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
6 18 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (34.88%) VMware
9 13 (30.23%) SQL
10 11 (25.58%) Firewall
10 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
11 10 (23.26%) MCITP
11 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
12 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (18.60%) VPN
13 8 (18.60%) MCSE
13 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
14 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
14 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
14 7 (16.28%) ITIL
14 7 (16.28%) Office 365
15 6 (13.95%) Lync
15 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
15 6 (13.95%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (53.49%) MS Exchange
2 18 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
5 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (13.95%) Lync
6 6 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (13.95%) CMS
7 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) IIS
8 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) OLAP
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Applications Support Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.95%) Junior
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) DBA
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) SQL DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
1 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) jQuery
2 4 (9.30%) HTML5
2 4 (9.30%) CSS3
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
4 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) CMDB
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.98%) Android
6 2 (4.65%) Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
2 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
2 4 (9.30%) Migration
2 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
2 4 (9.30%) Coaching
3 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
3 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.65%) Content Management
3 2 (4.65%) Web Development
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Time Management
3 2 (4.65%) OOP
4 1 (2.33%) ERP
4 1 (2.33%) Change Management
4 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) MCITP
3 8 (18.60%) MCSE
4 5 (11.63%) MCTS
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.65%) CCA
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) CCEE
5 2 (4.65%) CCAA
5 2 (4.65%) VCP5
6 1 (2.33%) MCSA
6 1 (2.33%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Server
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCVMM
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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