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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 52 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.29% 5.16% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.18% 20.78% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 32
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £20,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,800 £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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
313 231 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.44% 24.84% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 265 200 198
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (82.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 40 (54.05%) SQL
5 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
6 29 (39.19%) ITIL
6 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
8 25 (33.78%) VMware
8 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
9 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
9 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (29.73%) Windows XP
11 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
12 20 (27.03%) MS Office
13 19 (25.68%) Citrix
14 17 (22.97%) IIS
15 15 (20.27%) T-SQL
15 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (20.27%) Data Analysis
16 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
17 12 (16.22%) XenApp
17 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (16.22%) Cisco
18 11 (14.86%) Clustering
18 11 (14.86%) SLA
18 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
18 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
18 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.97%) IIS
3 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.41%) Lync
5 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.05%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
2 20 (27.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) DNS
1 8 (10.81%) DHCP
2 6 (8.11%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) WAN
2 6 (8.11%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) SMTP
5 1 (1.35%) PBX
5 1 (1.35%) PSTN
5 1 (1.35%) Wireless
5 1 (1.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.35%) H.323
5 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.35%) VLAN
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.11%) MySQL
6 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.35%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Legal
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Analyst
2 24 (32.43%) Support Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Applications Support
4 10 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Software Support Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) SQL DBA
6 7 (9.46%) DBA
7 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Systems Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (4.05%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.11%) CSS
2 6 (8.11%) HTML
3 5 (6.76%) jQuery
4 3 (4.05%) Middleware
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.41%) LPAR
6 1 (1.35%) EFT
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (82.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (39.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
5 22 (29.73%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.81%) Linux
7 6 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (5.41%) UNIX
9 3 (4.05%) Solaris
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) ITIL
2 15 (20.27%) Data Analysis
3 10 (13.51%) Time Management
4 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (10.81%) High Availability
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.11%) CRM
7 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.41%) Validation
9 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.05%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.05%) WFM
9 3 (4.05%) Release Management
10 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.11%) VBScript
3 6 (8.11%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) VB
4 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) MCSE
4 7 (9.46%) MCSA
4 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (8.11%) MCITP
6 4 (5.41%) MCTS
6 4 (5.41%) CCNA
6 4 (5.41%) MCP
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.05%) CCNP
8 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.35%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.22%) XenApp
5 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
6 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.76%) UAG
8 4 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (5.41%) KVM
9 3 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.70%) vSphere
10 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOM
2 4 (5.41%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.41%) SCSM
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.70%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.70%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.35%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) VMware
3 19 (25.68%) Citrix
4 12 (16.22%) Cisco
5 8 (10.81%) Oracle
6 7 (9.46%) HP
7 6 (8.11%) Symantec
7 6 (8.11%) Remedy
8 4 (5.41%) Computacenter
8 4 (5.41%) Websense
9 3 (4.05%) Interwoven
9 3 (4.05%) McAfee
10 2 (2.70%) NetApp
10 2 (2.70%) EMC
11 1 (1.35%) Intel
11 1 (1.35%) Dell
11 1 (1.35%) Siemens
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.35%) Juniper
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