The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 63 26 68
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 76 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.91% 6.77% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.49% 21.97% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 62 22
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
324 346 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.69% 30.84% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 260 291 214
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 50 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
5 37 (41.11%) SQL
6 36 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 35 (38.89%) VMware
8 33 (36.67%) IIS
8 33 (36.67%) ITIL
9 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
11 27 (30.00%) Hyper-V
12 26 (28.89%) Citrix
13 24 (26.67%) Cisco
14 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
16 20 (22.22%) Clustering
17 19 (21.11%) Symantec
17 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
17 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
18 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
19 16 (17.78%) XenApp
19 16 (17.78%) Windows 7
19 16 (17.78%) DHCP
19 16 (17.78%) DNS
20 14 (15.56%) SLA
20 14 (15.56%) HP
20 14 (15.56%) UAG
20 14 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (36.67%) IIS
2 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
3 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (14.44%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.44%) Lync
8 4 (4.44%) Apache
9 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) DHCP
1 16 (17.78%) DNS
2 13 (14.44%) Firewall
3 10 (11.11%) LAN
3 10 (11.11%) WAN
4 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.44%) SAN
6 3 (3.33%) Internet
6 3 (3.33%) SMTP
7 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.11%) LDAP
8 1 (1.11%) MPLS
8 1 (1.11%) H.323
8 1 (1.11%) PBX
8 1 (1.11%) PSTN
8 1 (1.11%) VPN
8 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.22%) MySQL
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.22%) JasperReports
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.22%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.22%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Analyst
2 34 (37.78%) Support Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) Applications Support
3 23 (25.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (13.33%) Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) DBA
6 8 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) SQL DBA
7 6 (6.67%) Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) ADSI
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Clustering
2 9 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) LPAR
5 3 (3.33%) Replication
6 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.11%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.11%) CMDB
7 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.11%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (82.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (17.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.44%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (6.67%) Linux
7 5 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.33%) UNIX
8 3 (3.33%) Solaris
8 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (13.33%) High Availability
4 7 (7.78%) Migration
5 6 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.67%) CRM
5 6 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.44%) Project Management
7 4 (4.44%) Validation
8 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.33%) Release Management
9 2 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) SQL
2 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.56%) VBScript
4 5 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.33%) C#
5 3 (3.33%) Java
5 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.11%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) Python
6 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 19 (21.11%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (13.33%) MCSE
5 12 (13.33%) MCSA
6 11 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (11.11%) MCITP
7 10 (11.11%) Degree
7 10 (11.11%) CCNA
8 8 (8.89%) MCTS
8 8 (8.89%) CCNP
9 6 (6.67%) MCP
10 2 (2.22%) CCIE
10 2 (2.22%) VCP5
11 1 (1.11%) NCDA
11 1 (1.11%) VCAP
11 1 (1.11%) CCEE
11 1 (1.11%) CCIA
11 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
2 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 16 (17.78%) XenApp
5 14 (15.56%) UAG
6 13 (14.44%) Forefront TMG
7 12 (13.33%) XenDesktop
8 10 (11.11%) VMware ESX
9 5 (5.56%) KVM
10 4 (4.44%) vSphere
10 4 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (2.22%) XenServer
13 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) SCOM
3 5 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (4.44%) MOM
4 4 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.22%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.22%) SCSM
6 2 (2.22%) WSUS
6 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (38.89%) VMware
3 26 (28.89%) Citrix
4 24 (26.67%) Cisco
5 19 (21.11%) Symantec
6 14 (15.56%) HP
7 11 (12.22%) Remedy
8 9 (10.00%) Websense
9 6 (6.67%) Computacenter
9 6 (6.67%) Oracle
10 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.33%) NetApp
10 3 (3.33%) McAfee
11 2 (2.22%) ESRI
11 2 (2.22%) i2
11 2 (2.22%) JBoss
11 2 (2.22%) Dell
11 2 (2.22%) EMC
12 1 (1.11%) Intel
12 1 (1.11%) IBM
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