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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 63 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 53 36 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.65% 3.05% 6.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.38% 11.04% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 62
Average salary £31,500 £37,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.86% -5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £25,200 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
305 326 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.98% 27.60% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 244 262 292
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (73.03%) Active Directory
3 52 (58.43%) ITIL
4 50 (56.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (50.56%) VMware
6 44 (49.44%) Microsoft
7 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (44.94%) Hyper-V
8 40 (44.94%) Cisco
9 38 (42.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (39.33%) Security Cleared
10 35 (39.33%) SC Cleared
11 34 (38.20%) SLA
12 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (32.58%) MS Exchange
13 29 (32.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (31.46%) IIS
15 25 (28.09%) MS Excel
16 24 (26.97%) SQL
16 24 (26.97%) UAG
17 22 (24.72%) Citrix
17 22 (24.72%) Change Management
18 21 (23.60%) HP
19 20 (22.47%) Windows XP
19 20 (22.47%) ISA Server
19 20 (22.47%) Websense
19 20 (22.47%) Symantec
19 20 (22.47%) Forefront TMG
20 19 (21.35%) Computacenter
20 19 (21.35%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 29 (32.58%) MS Exchange
1 29 (32.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (31.46%) IIS
3 14 (15.73%) SharePoint
4 12 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.37%) Apache
6 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) SAN
1 14 (15.73%) Firewall
2 12 (13.48%) DNS
2 12 (13.48%) DHCP
3 9 (10.11%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (10.11%) iSCSI
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.62%) Network Security
4 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.49%) SNMP
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (4.49%) NX-OS
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.37%) VoIP
7 1 (1.12%) WAN
7 1 (1.12%) LDAP
7 1 (1.12%) LAN
7 1 (1.12%) PBX
7 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) HBase
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.12%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.25%) French Language
6 2 (2.25%) German Language
6 2 (2.25%) Hindi Language
7 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Analyst
2 10 (11.24%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (11.24%) Support Analyst
2 10 (11.24%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Wintel Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) IT Support
6 4 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Help Desk Technician
7 3 (3.37%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 3 (3.37%) Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) .NET
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 3 (3.37%) Middleware
2 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.37%) CSS
2 3 (3.37%) jQuery
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.37%) HTML5
2 3 (3.37%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.37%) CSS3
2 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) ZK
3 1 (1.12%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Clustering
2 16 (17.98%) Statistics
3 13 (14.61%) Blackberry
4 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (10.11%) Replication
5 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.25%) Telematics
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.12%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (56.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (42.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (22.47%) Windows XP
5 13 (14.61%) Windows 8
6 12 (13.48%) Linux
7 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.87%) Android
9 5 (5.62%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.37%) UNIX
11 1 (1.12%) CentOS
11 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) ITIL
2 22 (24.72%) Change Management
3 19 (21.35%) Incident Management
4 17 (19.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (12.36%) Time Management
5 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (10.11%) Data Protection
6 9 (10.11%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (10.11%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.87%) Cyber Security
9 5 (5.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Network Design
10 4 (4.49%) Project Management
11 3 (3.37%) CRM
11 3 (3.37%) MVC
11 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) SQL
2 14 (15.73%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.37%) C#
3 3 (3.37%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.12%) Perl
4 1 (1.12%) VBScript
4 1 (1.12%) VB
4 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.12%) Groovy
4 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (39.33%) SC Cleared
1 35 (39.33%) Security Cleared
2 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (17.98%) MCSA
3 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (10.11%) MCSE
5 6 (6.74%) CCNA
5 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.49%) MCP
6 4 (4.49%) CCNP
7 3 (3.37%) MCITP
7 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.25%) Degree
8 2 (2.25%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.25%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (38.20%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (73.03%) Active Directory
2 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (44.94%) Hyper-V
4 24 (26.97%) UAG
5 20 (22.47%) Forefront TMG
5 20 (22.47%) ISA Server
6 9 (10.11%) NFS
7 3 (3.37%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.37%) XenApp
8 1 (1.12%) vSphere
8 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (4.49%) HP SIM
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.37%) SCCM
4 2 (2.25%) WSUS
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.12%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) VMware
2 44 (49.44%) Microsoft
3 40 (44.94%) Cisco
4 22 (24.72%) Citrix
5 21 (23.60%) HP
6 20 (22.47%) Symantec
6 20 (22.47%) Websense
7 19 (21.35%) Computacenter
8 18 (20.22%) 3PAR
9 13 (14.61%) NetApp
10 10 (11.24%) Apple
11 9 (10.11%) EMC
11 9 (10.11%) Hitachi
11 9 (10.11%) Brocade
12 7 (7.87%) Fortinet
12 7 (7.87%) Avaya
12 7 (7.87%) Juniper
12 7 (7.87%) Pegasus
13 6 (6.74%) McAfee
13 6 (6.74%) Oracle
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