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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 48 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.47% 4.12% 3.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.49% 16.97% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 29
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,600 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,700 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
291 271 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.12% 24.28% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 219 190 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 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 February 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 69 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 62 (57.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (45.37%) Active Directory
5 43 (39.81%) MS Excel
6 42 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 40 (37.04%) SQL
8 36 (33.33%) ITIL
9 35 (32.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 34 (31.48%) VMware
11 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
12 29 (26.85%) Citrix
12 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (25.93%) Windows 7
14 26 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (23.15%) MS Office
16 24 (22.22%) IIS
16 24 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (21.30%) Windows XP
18 22 (20.37%) SC Cleared
18 22 (20.37%) Security Cleared
18 22 (20.37%) Time Management
18 22 (20.37%) Data Analysis
19 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
20 19 (17.59%) PowerShell
20 19 (17.59%) SAN
20 19 (17.59%) Firewall
21 18 (16.67%) VMware ESX
21 18 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 35 (32.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (22.22%) IIS
5 16 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 13 (12.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (8.33%) Lync
9 9 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (4.63%) Apache
11 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
11 4 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (39.81%) MS Excel
2 25 (23.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) SAN
1 19 (17.59%) Firewall
2 10 (9.26%) LAN
2 10 (9.26%) WAN
3 8 (7.41%) DHCP
3 8 (7.41%) DNS
4 6 (5.56%) SSL
4 6 (5.56%) NAS
5 5 (4.63%) NetScaler
5 5 (4.63%) Network Security
6 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.70%) VoIP
7 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.85%) SMS
7 2 (1.85%) Broadband
7 2 (1.85%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.85%) Wireless
7 2 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.96%) MySQL
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) Analyst
2 18 (16.67%) Consultant
3 12 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Administrator
5 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Software Support Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.63%) Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Systems Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) SharePoint Specialist
11 3 (2.78%) Data Centre Manager
11 3 (2.78%) SharePoint Administrator
11 3 (2.78%) Deployment Specialist
11 3 (2.78%) Wintel Administrator
11 3 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) .NET
2 8 (7.41%) HTML
3 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.56%) jQuery
3 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.63%) CSS
5 4 (3.70%) Middleware
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 3 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (0.93%) XML
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) jBPM
7 1 (0.93%) SOAP
7 1 (0.93%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Clustering
2 8 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.63%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.70%) Replication
6 4 (3.70%) PKI
6 4 (3.70%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 62 (57.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 23 (21.30%) Windows XP
6 10 (9.26%) UNIX
7 7 (6.48%) Linux
7 7 (6.48%) Windows 2000
7 7 (6.48%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Vista
8 6 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.56%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.93%) Fedora
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.93%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.93%) Android
9 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (20.37%) Data Analysis
2 22 (20.37%) Time Management
3 14 (12.96%) Mentoring
3 14 (12.96%) Change Management
4 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (5.56%) WFM
7 5 (4.63%) People Management
8 4 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.70%) Service Management
8 4 (3.70%) Migration
8 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.70%) OO
8 4 (3.70%) CRM
9 3 (2.78%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.04%) SQL
2 19 (17.59%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.26%) Java
4 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.48%) C#
6 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.70%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) VBScript
8 3 (2.78%) VB
9 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.37%) SC Cleared
2 22 (20.37%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.89%) MCSE
4 11 (10.19%) MCSA
4 11 (10.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.48%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.56%) MCP
6 6 (5.56%) Degree
7 5 (4.63%) VCP5
8 4 (3.70%) CCNP
8 4 (3.70%) CCNA
8 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 49 (45.37%) Active Directory
2 24 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 18 (16.67%) XenApp
4 18 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 14 (12.96%) vSphere
6 8 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (7.41%) Terminal Services
6 8 (7.41%) ISA Server
6 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.56%) UAG
8 5 (4.63%) Xen
8 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) SCCM
2 8 (7.41%) SCOM
2 8 (7.41%) BladeLogic
3 6 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.70%) SCDPM
4 4 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (3.70%) SCSM
5 3 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.78%) WSUS
5 3 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.48%) VMware
3 29 (26.85%) Citrix
4 15 (13.89%) Intel
5 8 (7.41%) Cisco
6 6 (5.56%) Symantec
6 6 (5.56%) Remedy
6 6 (5.56%) HP
6 6 (5.56%) Websense
7 5 (4.63%) Oracle
8 4 (3.70%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.78%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.78%) Mitel
9 3 (2.78%) McAfee
10 2 (1.85%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.85%) Interwoven
10 2 (1.85%) Genesys
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.93%) Computacenter
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