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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 69 53 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 40 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.84% 3.31% 7.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.40% 14.93% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 89
Average salary £27,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.09% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
306 268 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.22% 22.17% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 243 224 355
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 58 (63.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 52 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
5 46 (50.00%) ITIL
6 45 (48.91%) MS Exchange
7 44 (47.83%) VMware
8 43 (46.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
10 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
11 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
12 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 30 (32.61%) SQL
14 29 (31.52%) Citrix
14 29 (31.52%) Hyper-V
15 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (28.26%) IIS
16 25 (27.17%) Cisco
17 24 (26.09%) SLA
18 22 (23.91%) Windows XP
19 20 (21.74%) Change Management
20 19 (20.65%) Time Management
21 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
21 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
21 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
22 17 (18.48%) Windows 7
23 16 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (48.91%) MS Exchange
2 43 (46.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (28.26%) IIS
5 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
6 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (9.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (8.70%) Lync
11 6 (6.52%) Apache
11 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
12 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) Firewall
2 10 (10.87%) DNS
2 10 (10.87%) DHCP
2 10 (10.87%) SAN
3 5 (5.43%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.43%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (5.43%) Network Security
3 5 (5.43%) iSCSI
3 5 (5.43%) LAN
3 5 (5.43%) VoIP
3 5 (5.43%) WAN
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.17%) SSL
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
1 13 (14.13%) Retail
2 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.09%) French Language
3 1 (1.09%) German Language
3 1 (1.09%) Hindi Language
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Analyst
2 11 (11.96%) Consultant
3 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Wintel Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Software Support Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.17%) Cisco Analyst
10 2 (2.17%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) Middleware
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.09%) CSS3
4 1 (1.09%) HTML5
4 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.09%) jBPM
4 1 (1.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (1.09%) ZK
4 1 (1.09%) jQuery
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) SOAP
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.96%) Statistics
2 11 (11.96%) Clustering
3 6 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.43%) Replication
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
7 1 (1.09%) Telematics
7 1 (1.09%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (63.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 52 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (23.91%) Windows XP
5 17 (18.48%) Windows 7
6 12 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.78%) Linux
8 7 (7.61%) Android
8 7 (7.61%) UNIX
9 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) ITIL
2 20 (21.74%) Change Management
3 19 (20.65%) Time Management
4 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 13 (14.13%) Data Analysis
5 13 (14.13%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.52%) CRM
9 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.52%) WFM
9 6 (6.52%) Cyber Security
10 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (5.43%) People Management
10 5 (5.43%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.17%) Information Security
12 1 (1.09%) High Availability
12 1 (1.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.61%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.52%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) Groovy
4 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
4 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
1 33 (35.87%) SC Cleared
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (17.39%) MCSA
4 13 (14.13%) MCSE
5 9 (9.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.43%) VCP5
6 5 (5.43%) MCP
7 2 (2.17%) CCNA
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.17%) MCITP
7 2 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (1.09%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (31.52%) Hyper-V
4 16 (17.39%) UAG
5 15 (16.30%) Forefront TMG
5 15 (16.30%) XenApp
6 13 (14.13%) ISA Server
7 12 (13.04%) vSphere
8 11 (11.96%) VMware ESX
9 6 (6.52%) XenDesktop
10 5 (5.43%) Xen
10 5 (5.43%) NFS
11 4 (4.35%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) WSUS
2 2 (2.17%) SCOM
2 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.09%) SCSM
3 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
2 44 (47.83%) VMware
3 29 (31.52%) Citrix
4 25 (27.17%) Cisco
5 14 (15.22%) Websense
5 14 (15.22%) Symantec
6 11 (11.96%) HP
6 11 (11.96%) Computacenter
7 10 (10.87%) Intel
7 10 (10.87%) 3PAR
8 9 (9.78%) Apple
9 7 (7.61%) Oracle
10 6 (6.52%) Avaya
10 6 (6.52%) Juniper
10 6 (6.52%) Pegasus
10 6 (6.52%) McAfee
10 6 (6.52%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.43%) Brocade
11 5 (5.43%) Hitachi
11 5 (5.43%) NetApp
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