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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 68 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 69 104 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.85% 4.59% 6.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.04% 16.07% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51 90 118
Median salary £40,000 £31,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,250 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,750 £58,250
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
625 647 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.92% 28.53% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 543 486 520
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 June 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (62.42%) Windows Server
3 86 (52.12%) Active Directory
4 81 (49.09%) VMware
4 81 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (48.48%) Firewall
6 69 (41.82%) Microsoft
7 64 (38.79%) TCP/IP
8 59 (35.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 57 (34.55%) Linux
10 54 (32.73%) Cisco
11 52 (31.52%) DNS
12 45 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (25.45%) CheckPoint
13 42 (25.45%) DHCP
14 41 (24.85%) Solaris
15 40 (24.24%) Unix
15 40 (24.24%) MS Exchange
15 40 (24.24%) ITIL
15 40 (24.24%) Juniper
16 38 (23.03%) Windows 2000
16 38 (23.03%) Hyper-V
17 37 (22.42%) F5
17 37 (22.42%) Palo Alto
18 35 (21.21%) SAN
19 33 (20.00%) Veeam
20 32 (19.39%) EMC
20 32 (19.39%) Citrix
21 31 (18.79%) SQL Server
21 31 (18.79%) German 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 40 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.97%) IIS
3 22 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 20 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.03%) Apache
8 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.42%) ArcGIS
9 4 (2.42%) JBoss
9 4 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.79%) Office 365
2 3 (1.82%) SaaS
3 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (48.48%) Firewall
2 64 (38.79%) TCP/IP
3 52 (31.52%) DNS
4 42 (25.45%) DHCP
5 35 (21.21%) SAN
6 16 (9.70%) VPN
7 13 (7.88%) Wireless
8 10 (6.06%) Internet
8 10 (6.06%) LAN
8 10 (6.06%) WAN
9 9 (5.45%) iSCSI
10 8 (4.85%) Skype
10 8 (4.85%) WebEx
11 6 (3.64%) FTP
11 6 (3.64%) NAS
11 6 (3.64%) VLAN
12 5 (3.03%) IPsec
13 4 (2.42%) SNMP
13 4 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.85%) MySQL
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 31 (18.79%) German Language
2 21 (12.73%) French Language
3 11 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (2.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (17.58%) Security Engineer
3 27 (16.36%) Juniper Engineer
4 22 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 21 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (11.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (11.52%) Analyst
7 17 (10.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (10.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (9.09%) IT Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.67%) Support Specialist
10 10 (6.06%) IT Support
10 10 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
12 8 (4.85%) Firewall Analyst
12 8 (4.85%) Security Analyst
12 8 (4.85%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.91%) Replication
3 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.64%) Clustering
5 4 (2.42%) PKI
5 4 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.61%) Handset
8 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.61%) IVR
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 165 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (62.42%) Windows Server
3 81 (49.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (35.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (34.55%) Linux
6 41 (24.85%) Solaris
7 40 (24.24%) Unix
8 38 (23.03%) Windows 2000
9 23 (13.94%) Windows 7
10 13 (7.88%) Windows 10
11 7 (4.24%) CentOS
11 7 (4.24%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.03%) AIX
13 4 (2.42%) Debian
13 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.82%) Android
14 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.24%) ITIL
2 18 (10.91%) Migration
3 17 (10.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (9.70%) Data Management
5 14 (8.48%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (6.06%) Validation
8 7 (4.24%) Information Security
8 7 (4.24%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.24%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.64%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.64%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (3.64%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.03%) Logistics
10 5 (3.03%) Patch Management
10 5 (3.03%) Performance Management
11 4 (2.42%) Coaching
11 4 (2.42%) ITIL V3
11 4 (2.42%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.42%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.61%) C#
3 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (10.30%) CCNA
3 16 (9.70%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.45%) MCSE
5 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.82%) MCITP
6 3 (1.82%) MCSA
7 2 (1.21%) MCTS
8 1 (0.61%) CCNP
8 1 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (52.12%) Active Directory
2 45 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (23.03%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.52%) vSphere
5 15 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.64%) DFS Replication
7 6 (3.64%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (3.03%) XenServer
9 4 (2.42%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (2.42%) XenApp
10 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.21%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.61%) NFS
11 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (15.76%) SCCM
2 19 (11.52%) Backup Exec
3 16 (9.70%) WSUS
4 15 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 12 (7.27%) NetBackup
5 12 (7.27%) SCOM
6 9 (5.45%) Simpana
7 7 (4.24%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (3.64%) Legato
8 6 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (2.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (2.42%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.21%) Nagios
11 1 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (49.09%) VMware
2 69 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 54 (32.73%) Cisco
4 42 (25.45%) CheckPoint
5 40 (24.24%) Juniper
6 37 (22.42%) F5
6 37 (22.42%) Palo Alto
7 33 (20.00%) Veeam
8 32 (19.39%) Citrix
8 32 (19.39%) EMC
9 30 (18.18%) HP
10 18 (10.91%) Blue Coat
10 18 (10.91%) Crossbeam
10 18 (10.91%) Sourcefire
11 14 (8.48%) 3PAR
12 13 (7.88%) Red Hat
13 10 (6.06%) Symantec
14 8 (4.85%) Intel Security
15 7 (4.24%) arcserve
15 7 (4.24%) NetApp
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