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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 65 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 70 113 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.98% 4.93% 5.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.57% 18.52% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 87
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
605 610 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.38% 26.59% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 542 474 479
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (60.34%) Windows Server
3 89 (51.15%) Active Directory
3 89 (51.15%) Firewall
4 80 (45.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (44.83%) VMware
6 73 (41.95%) Microsoft
7 72 (41.38%) Cisco
8 66 (37.93%) TCP/IP
9 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 63 (36.21%) Linux
11 54 (31.03%) DNS
12 52 (29.89%) CheckPoint
13 51 (29.31%) ITIL
14 49 (28.16%) Solaris
15 48 (27.59%) Juniper
16 46 (26.44%) Windows 2000
16 46 (26.44%) Unix
17 45 (25.86%) F5
17 45 (25.86%) Palo Alto
18 44 (25.29%) MS Exchange
19 43 (24.71%) DHCP
20 42 (24.14%) Hyper-V
21 39 (22.41%) SAN
21 39 (22.41%) German Language
22 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
23 35 (20.11%) Veeam
23 35 (20.11%) EMC
24 34 (19.54%) HP
25 30 (17.24%) Crossbeam

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 44 (25.29%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.94%) IIS
3 23 (13.22%) Skype for Business
4 22 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.60%) Apache
6 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.87%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.30%) ArcGIS
9 4 (2.30%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.15%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 14 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (51.15%) Firewall
2 66 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 54 (31.03%) DNS
4 43 (24.71%) DHCP
5 39 (22.41%) SAN
6 18 (10.34%) VPN
7 11 (6.32%) Wireless
8 10 (5.75%) Internet
9 9 (5.17%) FTP
9 9 (5.17%) iSCSI
10 8 (4.60%) LAN
10 8 (4.60%) Skype
10 8 (4.60%) WAN
11 7 (4.02%) NAS
12 6 (3.45%) VLAN
13 5 (2.87%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (2.87%) IPsec
13 5 (2.87%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.87%) WebEx
14 4 (2.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.32%) MySQL
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
General
1 39 (22.41%) German Language
2 23 (13.22%) French Language
3 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Finance
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (23.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (17.82%) Support Engineer
3 30 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 25 (14.37%) Juniper Engineer
5 23 (13.22%) Analyst
6 19 (10.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (10.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (9.20%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.62%) IT Engineer
9 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Support
9 14 (8.05%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (6.90%) Security Analyst
11 11 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (6.32%) IT Support
11 11 (6.32%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (6.32%) Support Analyst
12 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 10 (5.75%) Technical Support
13 9 (5.17%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.20%) Replication
3 11 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.45%) Clustering
5 5 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.57%) Handset
8 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (60.34%) Windows Server
3 80 (45.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (36.21%) Linux
6 49 (28.16%) Solaris
7 46 (26.44%) Unix
7 46 (26.44%) Windows 2000
8 22 (12.64%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.32%) Windows 10
10 10 (5.75%) CentOS
11 8 (4.60%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.87%) Windows XP
13 4 (2.30%) Debian
13 4 (2.30%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.72%) Android
14 3 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.72%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.15%) AIX
16 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.31%) ITIL
2 23 (13.22%) Information Security
3 22 (12.64%) Data Management
3 22 (12.64%) Migration
3 22 (12.64%) Risk Management
4 20 (11.49%) Mentoring
5 14 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (6.32%) Coaching
7 10 (5.75%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.02%) Case Management
9 7 (4.02%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (3.45%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.45%) ITIL V3
10 6 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (2.87%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (2.87%) Patch Management
11 5 (2.87%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.64%) SQL
2 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (7.47%) CCNA
3 12 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.75%) MCSE
4 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.87%) MCITP
7 2 (1.15%) MCSA
7 2 (1.15%) MCTS
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) CISSP
8 1 (0.57%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.57%) Degree
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.09%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (51.15%) Active Directory
2 42 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (10.92%) vSphere
5 16 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.45%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.87%) DFS Replication
7 5 (2.87%) XenServer
8 3 (1.72%) XenApp
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.57%) NFS
10 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (13.22%) SCCM
2 21 (12.07%) Backup Exec
3 16 (9.20%) NetBackup
4 15 (8.62%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (6.32%) SCOM
6 11 (6.32%) Simpana
6 11 (6.32%) WSUS
7 9 (5.17%) HP Data Protector
8 8 (4.60%) Legato
9 4 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (2.30%) SCDPM
9 4 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.15%) Nagios
11 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (44.83%) VMware
2 73 (41.95%) Microsoft
3 72 (41.38%) Cisco
4 52 (29.89%) CheckPoint
5 48 (27.59%) Juniper
6 45 (25.86%) F5
6 45 (25.86%) Palo Alto
7 35 (20.11%) EMC
7 35 (20.11%) Veeam
8 34 (19.54%) HP
9 30 (17.24%) Blue Coat
9 30 (17.24%) Crossbeam
9 30 (17.24%) Sourcefire
10 24 (13.79%) Citrix
11 16 (9.20%) 3PAR
12 14 (8.05%) Symantec
13 11 (6.32%) Red Hat
14 10 (5.75%) arcserve
14 10 (5.75%) IBM
15 9 (5.17%) NetApp
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