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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.89% 4.56% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.66% 15.11% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 9
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +40.00%
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
159 139 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 33.40% 30.15% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 119 125 107
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (70.00%) VMware
3 18 (60.00%) SAN
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
6 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (23.33%) EMC
9 7 (23.33%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) Wireless
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.67%) UNIX
12 4 (13.33%) SNMP
12 4 (13.33%) Oracle
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
13 3 (10.00%) SaaS
13 3 (10.00%) PaaS
13 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) Lync
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) SAN
2 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) Network Security
4 7 (23.33%) Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) SNMP
6 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (6.67%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) SMTP
7 2 (6.67%) HTTP
7 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.33%) NetScreen
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Designer
2 4 (13.33%) Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) WinForms
1 2 (6.67%) WCF
1 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) UNIX
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.33%) CentOS
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Information Security
1 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.67%) BDD
2 2 (6.67%) OOD
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) UML
2 2 (6.67%) OO
2 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (6.67%) TDD
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.33%) BCP
3 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
4 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.33%) CCSE
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Snort
4 1 (3.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.33%) Nessus
3 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) EMC
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 3 (10.00%) Tripwire
6 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
8 1 (3.33%) Websense
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) SAP