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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 27 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.91% 1.70% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.75% 12.50% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
53 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.66% 13.61% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 60
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (63.33%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 17 (56.67%) IIS
5 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 16 (53.33%) .NET
5 16 (53.33%) C#
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 16 (53.33%) CSS
5 16 (53.33%) Web Services
5 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (53.33%) MVC
5 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) jQuery
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (53.33%) CSS3
5 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (53.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (43.33%) Banking
6 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (43.33%) Entity Framework
7 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) VMware
8 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.00%) HTML5

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (56.67%) IIS
2 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 13 (43.33%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
5 9 (30.00%) Web Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
1 16 (53.33%) AngularJS
1 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
1 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (53.33%) CSS
1 16 (53.33%) CSS3
1 16 (53.33%) jQuery
1 16 (53.33%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
2 13 (43.33%) Entity Framework
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Android
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) IT Audit
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCA
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.33%) MCSA
1 1 (3.33%) MCSE
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.33%) PMP
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) AppSense
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Draytek
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec