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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 46 114 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.38% 5.21% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.31% 19.19% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 110 87
Median salary £27,500 £36,875 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% +10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,400 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
446 594 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.82% 27.12% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 341 530 446
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (52.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (50.85%) Linux
4 55 (46.61%) Unix
4 55 (46.61%) Cisco
5 54 (45.76%) Juniper
5 54 (45.76%) TCP/IP
6 53 (44.92%) CheckPoint
7 52 (44.07%) Windows Server
8 49 (41.53%) Palo Alto
8 49 (41.53%) Windows 2000
8 49 (41.53%) Solaris
8 49 (41.53%) F5
9 48 (40.68%) Firewall
10 47 (39.83%) Blue Coat
10 47 (39.83%) Sourcefire
10 47 (39.83%) Crossbeam
10 47 (39.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 45 (38.14%) Active Directory
12 44 (37.29%) VMware
13 43 (36.44%) ITIL
14 40 (33.90%) Risk Management
15 38 (32.20%) German Language
16 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
17 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
18 22 (18.64%) SQL
18 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (17.80%) French Language
19 21 (17.80%) IIS
20 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V

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 21 (17.80%) IIS
2 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.78%) JBoss
5 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.24%) Apache
6 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.39%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.54%) Documentum
8 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
2 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.71%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (45.76%) TCP/IP
2 48 (40.68%) Firewall
3 14 (11.86%) SAN
4 11 (9.32%) DNS
5 8 (6.78%) LAN
5 8 (6.78%) WAN
6 7 (5.93%) WebEx
7 6 (5.08%) VLAN
7 6 (5.08%) VPN
8 5 (4.24%) DHCP
8 5 (4.24%) NAS
9 4 (3.39%) Internet
9 4 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.69%) BGP
11 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.69%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.69%) Skype
11 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (32.20%) German Language
2 21 (17.80%) French Language
3 9 (7.63%) Finance
4 2 (1.69%) Advertising
4 2 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (36.44%) Security Engineer
2 39 (33.05%) Juniper Engineer
3 34 (28.81%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (19.49%) Support Engineer
5 22 (18.64%) Analyst
6 13 (11.02%) Technical Support
7 12 (10.17%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) IT Support
7 12 (10.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (9.32%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) IT Analyst
9 10 (8.47%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
9 10 (8.47%) Technical Support Engineer
10 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) .NET
2 2 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) CSS
3 1 (0.85%) CSS3
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) HTML5
3 1 (0.85%) J2EE
3 1 (0.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) PKI
2 6 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.39%) Clustering
4 2 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (52.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (50.85%) Linux
4 55 (46.61%) Unix
5 52 (44.07%) Windows Server
6 49 (41.53%) Solaris
6 49 (41.53%) Windows 2000
7 47 (39.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (9.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (8.47%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.69%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.85%) Android
13 1 (0.85%) CentOS
13 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) ITIL
2 40 (33.90%) Risk Management
3 15 (12.71%) Mentoring
4 12 (10.17%) Coaching
4 12 (10.17%) Identity Management
4 12 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.78%) Information Security
6 7 (5.93%) Network Management
6 7 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.93%) Validation
6 7 (5.93%) Workflow
7 5 (4.24%) High Availability
8 3 (2.54%) Data Management
8 3 (2.54%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.54%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (1.69%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.69%) Presales
9 2 (1.69%) Process Improvement
9 2 (1.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.64%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.85%) C#
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) Perl
3 1 (0.85%) PHP
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) Python
3 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) MCSE
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.24%) CCNA
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) MCP
3 4 (3.39%) MCSA
4 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) MCITP
4 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) CEH
5 2 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (0.85%) Degree
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.85%) MCTS
6 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) SLA
2 5 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (38.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.93%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.93%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.39%) XenApp
7 3 (2.54%) vSphere
8 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.69%) XenServer
9 1 (0.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Backup Exec
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.08%) WSUS
3 2 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.69%) Legato
3 2 (1.69%) Nessus
3 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.69%) Nmap
3 2 (1.69%) vMotion
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) Cisco
2 54 (45.76%) Juniper
3 53 (44.92%) CheckPoint
4 49 (41.53%) F5
4 49 (41.53%) Palo Alto
5 47 (39.83%) Blue Coat
5 47 (39.83%) Crossbeam
5 47 (39.83%) Sourcefire
6 44 (37.29%) VMware
7 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
8 11 (9.32%) Citrix
8 11 (9.32%) HP
9 8 (6.78%) EMC
9 8 (6.78%) Veeam
10 4 (3.39%) IBM
10 4 (3.39%) Oracle
10 4 (3.39%) Symantec
11 3 (2.54%) arcserve
11 3 (2.54%) NetApp
11 3 (2.54%) Veritas
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