The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 67 72 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 68 77 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.78% 3.40% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.90% 12.36% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 70 114
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £19,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
624 623 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.65% 27.49% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 525 471 512
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (56.21%) Windows Server
3 79 (51.63%) Firewall
4 76 (49.67%) VMware
5 72 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 72 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (44.44%) Linux
7 66 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 64 (41.83%) TCP/IP
9 62 (40.52%) Microsoft
10 53 (34.64%) Cisco
11 49 (32.03%) Unix
11 49 (32.03%) CheckPoint
12 48 (31.37%) Solaris
13 47 (30.72%) Juniper
14 45 (29.41%) Windows 2000
15 44 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (28.76%) F5
15 44 (28.76%) Palo Alto
16 43 (28.10%) ITIL
17 39 (25.49%) German Language
18 38 (24.84%) DNS
19 33 (21.57%) Hyper-V
19 33 (21.57%) Citrix
20 31 (20.26%) SAN
20 31 (20.26%) DHCP
21 30 (19.61%) SQL Server
21 30 (19.61%) SLA
22 29 (18.95%) MS Exchange
23 28 (18.30%) French Language

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (18.95%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.34%) IIS
3 15 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.80%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.61%) Apache
6 4 (2.61%) ArcGIS
6 4 (2.61%) JBoss
6 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.99%) Office 365
2 3 (1.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (51.63%) Firewall
2 64 (41.83%) TCP/IP
3 38 (24.84%) DNS
4 31 (20.26%) DHCP
4 31 (20.26%) SAN
5 13 (8.50%) VPN
6 12 (7.84%) LAN
6 12 (7.84%) WAN
7 11 (7.19%) Wireless
8 8 (5.23%) Internet
8 8 (5.23%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.92%) NAS
9 6 (3.92%) VLAN
9 6 (3.92%) WebEx
10 5 (3.27%) FTP
10 5 (3.27%) IPsec
10 5 (3.27%) Skype
11 4 (2.61%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.61%) SNMP
11 4 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.58%) MySQL
5 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
General
1 39 (25.49%) German Language
2 28 (18.30%) French Language
3 13 (8.50%) Finance
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Advertising
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 36 (23.53%) Security Engineer
2 35 (22.88%) Juniper Engineer
3 29 (18.95%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (9.15%) Analyst
7 13 (8.50%) Support Engineer
8 12 (7.84%) Support Specialist
9 9 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 9 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
10 8 (5.23%) Firewall Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) IT Engineer
10 8 (5.23%) Security Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.23%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (4.58%) Consultant
11 7 (4.58%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.58%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Replication
2 17 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.92%) Clustering
5 5 (3.27%) PKI
6 4 (2.61%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.61%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.31%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.31%) IVR
8 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.65%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (56.21%) Windows Server
3 72 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (44.44%) Linux
5 66 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (32.03%) Unix
7 48 (31.37%) Solaris
8 45 (29.41%) Windows 2000
9 23 (15.03%) Windows 7
10 14 (9.15%) Windows 10
11 8 (5.23%) AIX
12 6 (3.92%) CentOS
13 5 (3.27%) Windows 8
14 4 (2.61%) Debian
14 4 (2.61%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.96%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.10%) ITIL
2 16 (10.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (9.15%) Mentoring
4 14 (9.15%) Validation
5 13 (8.50%) Migration
6 10 (6.54%) Data Management
7 8 (5.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.92%) Application Packaging
8 6 (3.92%) Business Continuity
8 6 (3.92%) Information Security
8 6 (3.92%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.27%) Logistics
9 5 (3.27%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.27%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.61%) Coaching
10 4 (2.61%) Identity Management
10 4 (2.61%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (1.31%) C#
2 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.42%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.76%) CCNA
4 12 (7.84%) DV Cleared
5 11 (7.19%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.58%) MCSE
6 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.61%) MCSA
8 2 (1.31%) MCTS
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) CISSP
9 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 44 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (21.57%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.11%) vSphere
5 13 (8.50%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.23%) DFS Replication
7 6 (3.92%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.27%) XenApp
9 4 (2.61%) Terminal Server
9 4 (2.61%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.31%) XenServer
11 1 (0.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 26 (16.99%) SCCM
2 18 (11.76%) WSUS
3 12 (7.84%) Backup Exec
3 12 (7.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (7.84%) SCOM
4 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (5.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (3.92%) Legato
6 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.61%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.96%) Simpana
9 2 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.31%) Nagios
10 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (49.67%) VMware
2 62 (40.52%) Microsoft
3 53 (34.64%) Cisco
4 49 (32.03%) CheckPoint
5 47 (30.72%) Juniper
6 44 (28.76%) F5
6 44 (28.76%) Palo Alto
7 33 (21.57%) Citrix
8 28 (18.30%) EMC
9 24 (15.69%) HP
10 23 (15.03%) Veeam
11 21 (13.73%) Blue Coat
11 21 (13.73%) Crossbeam
11 21 (13.73%) Sourcefire
12 13 (8.50%) Red Hat
13 10 (6.54%) 3PAR
14 8 (5.23%) Intel Security
15 7 (4.58%) NetApp
15 7 (4.58%) Veritas
16 6 (3.92%) Dell
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