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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 65 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 28 57 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.49% 5.91% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.03% 20.65% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,600 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,800 £39,250
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
310 276 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.56% 28.60% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 253 239 216
Average salary £37,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (79.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
4 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
5 33 (45.21%) SQL
6 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
7 29 (39.73%) VMware
8 27 (36.99%) ITIL
9 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
11 21 (28.77%) IIS
12 20 (27.40%) Citrix
13 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
13 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (24.66%) Clustering
14 18 (24.66%) Hyper-V
15 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
15 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (19.18%) Windows XP
16 14 (19.18%) Cisco
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
18 12 (16.44%) MCSE
18 12 (16.44%) MS Office
18 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
18 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
18 12 (16.44%) XenApp
18 12 (16.44%) High Availability
19 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.77%) IIS
3 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (9.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (5.48%) Apache
8 4 (5.48%) Lync
9 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.74%) Liferay
10 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) DNS
1 11 (15.07%) DHCP
2 10 (13.70%) Firewall
3 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.22%) LAN
4 6 (8.22%) WAN
5 3 (4.11%) SMTP
5 3 (4.11%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) MPLS
6 1 (1.37%) H.323
6 1 (1.37%) PBX
6 1 (1.37%) PSTN
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.74%) MySQL
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.74%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.74%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Analyst
2 26 (35.62%) Support Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) Applications Support
3 15 (20.55%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) DBA
6 8 (10.96%) SQL DBA
7 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Software Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) Middleware
2 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Clustering
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.48%) LPAR
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) EFT
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (79.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
3 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (19.18%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.59%) Linux
6 6 (8.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.11%) UNIX
7 3 (4.11%) Solaris
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) High Availability
3 10 (13.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (9.59%) Migration
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
6 5 (6.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) CRM
6 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Validation
7 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.11%) Release Management
8 3 (4.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.74%) WFM
9 2 (2.74%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.85%) VBScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB
6 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.11%) C#
6 3 (4.11%) Java
6 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.74%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.44%) MCSE
4 10 (13.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (13.70%) MCITP
4 10 (13.70%) Degree
5 8 (10.96%) MCTS
5 8 (10.96%) MCSA
6 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.22%) MCP
7 6 (8.22%) CCNA
8 4 (5.48%) CCNP
9 2 (2.74%) CCIE
9 2 (2.74%) VCP5
10 1 (1.37%) NCDA
10 1 (1.37%) VCAP
10 1 (1.37%) CCEE
10 1 (1.37%) CCIA
10 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
2 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.66%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.44%) XenApp
5 10 (13.70%) VMware ESX
6 9 (12.33%) UAG
7 8 (10.96%) XenDesktop
7 8 (10.96%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (6.85%) KVM
9 4 (5.48%) vSphere
10 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCCM
2 6 (8.22%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) MOM
3 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (4.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.74%) SCSM
4 2 (2.74%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.74%) ARCserve
4 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.73%) VMware
3 20 (27.40%) Citrix
4 14 (19.18%) Cisco
5 10 (13.70%) Symantec
6 9 (12.33%) HP
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle
8 6 (8.22%) Remedy
9 5 (6.85%) Websense
10 4 (5.48%) Computacenter
11 3 (4.11%) McAfee
12 2 (2.74%) i2
12 2 (2.74%) NetApp
12 2 (2.74%) JBoss
12 2 (2.74%) Dell
12 2 (2.74%) EMC
12 2 (2.74%) ESRI
13 1 (1.37%) Mitel
13 1 (1.37%) Polycom
13 1 (1.37%) Intel
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