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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 8 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.02% 4.28% 5.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.59% 14.52% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
69 124 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.38% 29.45% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 111 105
Average salary £40,500 £40,958 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +2.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
2 5 (41.67%) CSS3
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
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