The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 60 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.42% 3.81% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.29% 19.44% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 31
Average salary £34,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,725 £22,225 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
347 216 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.37% 19.62% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 262 191 276
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (71.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 58 (64.44%) Microsoft
4 42 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
6 36 (40.00%) SQL
7 29 (32.22%) ITIL
7 29 (32.22%) Windows 7
8 27 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 26 (28.89%) MS Office
10 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 24 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
10 24 (26.67%) VMware
11 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
12 21 (23.33%) Citrix
13 20 (22.22%) Finance
13 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
15 18 (20.00%) IIS
16 17 (18.89%) SAN
16 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (18.89%) Data Analysis
17 15 (16.67%) Time Management
17 15 (16.67%) MCSE
17 15 (16.67%) Firewall
18 12 (13.33%) .NET
18 12 (13.33%) SLA
19 11 (12.22%) VMware ESX
19 11 (12.22%) Clustering

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 18 (20.00%) IIS
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (7.78%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.44%) Lync
8 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.44%) Apache
9 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (28.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) SAN
2 15 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (10.00%) LAN
3 9 (10.00%) WAN
4 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.67%) NAS
5 5 (5.56%) DNS
5 5 (5.56%) DHCP
6 4 (4.44%) SSL
7 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.22%) Broadband
7 2 (2.22%) SMS
7 2 (2.22%) VoIP
7 2 (2.22%) Wireless
7 2 (2.22%) VLAN
7 2 (2.22%) Network Security
7 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.11%) MySQL
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 20 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Legal
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Support Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Administrator
3 11 (12.22%) Consultant
3 11 (12.22%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (8.89%) Software Support Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Administrator
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.67%) Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Systems Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) DBA
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) HTML
3 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.78%) CSS
4 7 (7.78%) jQuery
5 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 3 (3.33%) Middleware
7 2 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (1.11%) XML
8 1 (1.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Clustering
2 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.44%) Replication
5 4 (4.44%) PKI
5 4 (4.44%) LPAR
5 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.11%) EFT
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (71.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (32.22%) Windows 7
5 24 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 9 (10.00%) UNIX
6 9 (10.00%) Linux
7 8 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (7.78%) Windows Vista
8 7 (7.78%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.67%) Windows NT
10 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.33%) Solaris
12 1 (1.11%) Fedora
12 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.11%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) ITIL
2 17 (18.89%) Data Analysis
3 15 (16.67%) Time Management
4 8 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.67%) Migration
6 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Change Management
7 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.56%) WFM
8 4 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.44%) OO
8 4 (4.44%) CRM
8 4 (4.44%) Validation
8 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.33%) Release Management
9 3 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (11.11%) Java
3 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.89%) C#
5 5 (5.56%) VBScript
6 4 (4.44%) VB
7 3 (3.33%) PHP
8 2 (2.22%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.22%) Python
9 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.11%) Scala
9 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.67%) MCSE
3 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.89%) Degree
4 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.67%) MCITP
5 6 (6.67%) MCSA
6 5 (5.56%) CCNA
6 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.44%) CCNP
8 3 (3.33%) MCTS
8 3 (3.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.11%) VCP5
9 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.22%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.11%) XenApp
6 7 (7.78%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.56%) ISA Server
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (4.44%) KVM
8 4 (4.44%) vSphere
8 4 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (3.33%) UAG
9 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) BladeLogic
3 6 (6.67%) SCOM
4 4 (4.44%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.33%) SCSM
6 2 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.22%) WSUS
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 58 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.67%) VMware
3 21 (23.33%) Citrix
4 10 (11.11%) Cisco
5 8 (8.89%) Oracle
6 7 (7.78%) HP
7 6 (6.67%) Intel
7 6 (6.67%) Remedy
8 4 (4.44%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.33%) Computacenter
9 3 (3.33%) Symantec
9 3 (3.33%) Websense
9 3 (3.33%) Interwoven
10 2 (2.22%) Genesys
10 2 (2.22%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.22%) Mitel
11 1 (1.11%) Dell
11 1 (1.11%) EMC
11 1 (1.11%) NetApp
11 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago