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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.43% 5.02% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.11% 15.23% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 6
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +6.66%
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
146 151 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.76% 32.97% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 109 129 96
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
6 7 (31.82%) Network Security
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Wireless
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) EMC
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.64%) SaaS
10 3 (13.64%) PaaS
10 3 (13.64%) IaaS
10 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (13.64%) SCOM
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (13.64%) Veeam
10 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
1 3 (13.64%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 6 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) SNMP
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) WinForms
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) OOD
3 1 (4.55%) BCP
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) BDD
3 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSD
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Snort
4 1 (4.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) Nessus
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Veeam
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Websense
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
7 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire