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 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 75 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 55 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.63% 4.22% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.84% 18.33% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 72
Average salary £34,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.04% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £28,400 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
304 300 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.17% 23.01% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 234 235 310
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 60 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 60 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (45.71%) MS Exchange
6 46 (43.81%) MS Excel
7 44 (41.90%) VMware
7 44 (41.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 41 (39.05%) ITIL
9 34 (32.38%) SQL
9 34 (32.38%) Citrix
9 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (29.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (27.62%) Security Cleared
11 29 (27.62%) SC Cleared
11 29 (27.62%) IIS
12 27 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
13 25 (23.81%) Hyper-V
14 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 21 (20.00%) MS Office
14 21 (20.00%) SLA
14 21 (20.00%) Windows XP
15 20 (19.05%) PowerShell
16 19 (18.10%) Time Management
16 19 (18.10%) Change Management
17 18 (17.14%) VMware ESX
17 18 (17.14%) Clustering
17 18 (17.14%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 44 (41.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (29.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (27.62%) IIS
5 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
6 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (10.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (8.57%) Lync
10 7 (6.67%) Apache
11 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
12 3 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 46 (43.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.14%) SAN
2 17 (16.19%) Firewall
3 11 (10.48%) DNS
3 11 (10.48%) DHCP
4 8 (7.62%) WAN
4 8 (7.62%) LAN
4 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.67%) VoIP
6 6 (5.71%) SSL
6 6 (5.71%) Network Security
6 6 (5.71%) NAS
7 5 (4.76%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.90%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.90%) Broadband
9 1 (0.95%) LDAP
9 1 (0.95%) SMS
9 1 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.52%) MySQL
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.95%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.95%) Subversion
2 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (17.14%) Retail
2 16 (15.24%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.95%) Hindi Language
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) French Language
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 14 (13.33%) Consultant
3 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Administrator
6 8 (7.62%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Wintel Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Software Support Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) .NET
1 6 (5.71%) Middleware
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.81%) Web Services
3 3 (2.86%) HTML
3 3 (2.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.90%) jQuery
5 1 (0.95%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) SOAP
5 1 (0.95%) XML
5 1 (0.95%) Ajax
5 1 (0.95%) jBPM
5 1 (0.95%) ZK
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.95%) HTML5
5 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.95%) CSS3
5 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Clustering
2 13 (12.38%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.71%) Replication
4 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.81%) PKI
6 4 (3.81%) Statistics
6 4 (3.81%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.95%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.95%) Telematics
9 1 (0.95%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 21 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (11.43%) UNIX
6 10 (9.52%) Linux
7 9 (8.57%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.71%) Windows 2000
8 6 (5.71%) Windows NT
9 5 (4.76%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.86%) Android
11 1 (0.95%) CentOS
11 1 (0.95%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.95%) Fedora
11 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Change Management
2 19 (18.10%) Time Management
3 16 (15.24%) Data Analysis
4 15 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 7 (6.67%) WFM
10 6 (5.71%) CRM
11 5 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (4.76%) People Management
12 4 (3.81%) Data Protection
12 4 (3.81%) OO
13 3 (2.86%) Migration
13 3 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (1.90%) Performance Analysis
14 2 (1.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) SQL
2 20 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.48%) Java
4 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.90%) PHP
5 2 (1.90%) C#
5 2 (1.90%) VBScript
5 2 (1.90%) VB
6 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.95%) Groovy
6 1 (0.95%) C++
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) SC Cleared
1 29 (27.62%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.29%) MCSE
4 14 (13.33%) MCSA
4 14 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (7.62%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.76%) MCP
6 5 (4.76%) Degree
6 5 (4.76%) VCP5
7 4 (3.81%) CCNA
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.86%) CCNP
8 3 (2.86%) MCITP
9 1 (0.95%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 60 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 18 (17.14%) VMware ESX
5 16 (15.24%) XenApp
6 14 (13.33%) ISA Server
7 13 (12.38%) vSphere
7 13 (12.38%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (11.43%) UAG
9 11 (10.48%) Terminal Services
10 7 (6.67%) XenDesktop
11 5 (4.76%) Xen
11 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.90%) NFS
13 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) SCCM
2 7 (6.67%) BladeLogic
3 6 (5.71%) SCOM
4 5 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.81%) SCDPM
5 4 (3.81%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.86%) WSUS
6 3 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.90%) SCSM
8 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 44 (41.90%) VMware
3 34 (32.38%) Citrix
4 18 (17.14%) Cisco
5 15 (14.29%) Intel
6 11 (10.48%) Symantec
6 11 (10.48%) Websense
7 9 (8.57%) HP
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle
8 7 (6.67%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.71%) McAfee
9 6 (5.71%) Mitel
10 5 (4.76%) Computacenter
10 5 (4.76%) Apple
10 5 (4.76%) Remedy
11 4 (3.81%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.90%) Brocade
12 2 (1.90%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.90%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.90%) NetApp
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