The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.62% 2.01% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 9.84% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
Windows Server 2008
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 61 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.36% 20.40% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Luton region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Luton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) NAS
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) IIS
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) xDSL
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) SecurID
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (18.18%) Database Security
1 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCTS
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
5 1 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Aruba
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Websense
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) 3Com
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