The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 34 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.51% 3.12% 4.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.83% 10.48% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 17
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 124 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 29.71% 29.74% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 72 105 130
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newbury region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Newbury

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) 4G
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) MCP
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) 3G
5 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) 2G
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) GSM
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) F#
7 3 (18.75%) LTE
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MTS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) 3G
1 5 (31.25%) 2G
1 5 (31.25%) 4G
2 3 (18.75%) LTE
2 3 (18.75%) GSM
3 2 (12.50%) UMTS
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) WebEx
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) F#
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCP
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (6.25%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP