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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 64 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 59 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.22% 2.65% 6.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.15% 9.97% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 47
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,800
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
325 301 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.23% 26.64% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 244 249 225
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (70.30%) Active Directory
3 58 (57.43%) ITIL
4 54 (53.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (50.50%) Microsoft
6 47 (46.53%) Hyper-V
7 46 (45.54%) Cisco
8 44 (43.56%) VMware
9 43 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (38.61%) SC Cleared
11 39 (38.61%) Security Cleared
11 39 (38.61%) IIS
12 38 (37.62%) SQL
12 38 (37.62%) SLA
13 34 (33.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (29.70%) Finance
15 29 (28.71%) Change Management
16 28 (27.72%) UAG
17 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (26.73%) MS Exchange
18 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
19 23 (22.77%) Windows XP
19 23 (22.77%) Citrix
19 23 (22.77%) ISA Server
19 23 (22.77%) Websense
19 23 (22.77%) Forefront TMG
20 22 (21.78%) Incident Management
20 22 (21.78%) Symantec
21 21 (20.79%) Computacenter

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 39 (38.61%) IIS
2 27 (26.73%) MS Exchange
2 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (17.82%) SharePoint
4 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.95%) Apache
7 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.86%) SAN
2 12 (11.88%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (11.88%) iSCSI
3 11 (10.89%) Firewall
3 11 (10.89%) DNS
3 11 (10.89%) DHCP
4 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.96%) SNMP
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (3.96%) NX-OS
6 3 (2.97%) VoIP
7 2 (1.98%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) LAN
7 2 (1.98%) Network Security
8 1 (0.99%) Broadband
8 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.98%) PowerBuilder
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Retail
3 12 (11.88%) Banking
4 8 (7.92%) Retail Banking
4 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.95%) Legal
6 3 (2.97%) French Language
6 3 (2.97%) German Language
6 3 (2.97%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Analyst
2 13 (12.87%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (12.87%) Support Analyst
3 12 (11.88%) Storage Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) .NET
2 12 (11.88%) Web Services
3 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
4 10 (9.90%) HTML
4 10 (9.90%) CSS
5 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
5 8 (7.92%) jQuery
5 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (7.92%) HTML5
5 8 (7.92%) Entity Framework
5 8 (7.92%) CSS3
5 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.97%) XML
6 3 (2.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Clustering
1 19 (18.81%) Statistics
2 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (11.88%) Blackberry
2 12 (11.88%) Replication
3 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.98%) Telematics
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (53.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (22.77%) Windows XP
5 14 (13.86%) Windows 7
5 14 (13.86%) Windows 8
6 13 (12.87%) Linux
7 7 (6.93%) Android
8 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (57.43%) ITIL
2 29 (28.71%) Change Management
3 22 (21.78%) Incident Management
4 21 (20.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (13.86%) Mentoring
5 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.88%) Performance Analysis
6 12 (11.88%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (11.88%) Data Protection
7 10 (9.90%) Time Management
8 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.92%) MVC
10 7 (6.93%) Cyber Security
11 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (3.96%) Project Management
13 4 (3.96%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.96%) Network Design
14 3 (2.97%) Data Analysis
14 3 (2.97%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) SQL
2 17 (16.83%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.92%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.92%) C#
4 5 (4.95%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) C
5 2 (1.98%) C++
5 2 (1.98%) VBScript
5 2 (1.98%) VB
5 2 (1.98%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) Perl
6 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (38.61%) SC Cleared
1 39 (38.61%) Security Cleared
2 34 (33.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (18.81%) MCSA
3 19 (18.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (7.92%) MCSE
5 7 (6.93%) CCNA
5 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.95%) CCNP
7 4 (3.96%) MCP
8 3 (2.97%) MCITP
8 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.98%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.98%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (37.62%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (70.30%) Active Directory
2 47 (46.53%) Hyper-V
3 43 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (27.72%) UAG
5 23 (22.77%) Forefront TMG
5 23 (22.77%) ISA Server
6 12 (11.88%) NFS
7 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.98%) XenApp
9 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) HP SIM
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.99%) WSUS
3 1 (0.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (50.50%) Microsoft
2 46 (45.54%) Cisco
3 44 (43.56%) VMware
4 23 (22.77%) Websense
4 23 (22.77%) Citrix
5 22 (21.78%) Symantec
6 21 (20.79%) Computacenter
7 20 (19.80%) HP
8 18 (17.82%) 3PAR
9 16 (15.84%) NetApp
10 12 (11.88%) EMC
10 12 (11.88%) Hitachi
10 12 (11.88%) Brocade
11 10 (9.90%) Apple
12 7 (6.93%) Pegasus
12 7 (6.93%) Avaya
12 7 (6.93%) Juniper
12 7 (6.93%) Oracle
12 7 (6.93%) Fortinet
13 5 (4.95%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 23 days ago