The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.37% 4.83% 6.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.98% 18.67% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 35
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £51,500
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
178 166 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.46% 25.86% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 164 146 151
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (74.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 35 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
6 26 (41.27%) VMware
7 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (38.10%) CCNA
9 20 (31.75%) Cisco
9 20 (31.75%) IIS
10 19 (30.16%) SQL
11 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
12 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
12 15 (23.81%) LAN
12 15 (23.81%) WAN
12 15 (23.81%) SCCM
13 14 (22.22%) MS Office
14 13 (20.63%) DNS
14 13 (20.63%) Firewall
14 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
14 13 (20.63%) Marketing
14 13 (20.63%) Product Management
15 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
15 12 (19.05%) Multicast
15 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
15 12 (19.05%) TETRA
15 12 (19.05%) VoIP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 20 (31.75%) IIS
2 15 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.52%) Apache
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) Lync
8 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.17%) Drupal
8 2 (3.17%) Alfresco
8 2 (3.17%) WordPress
8 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.17%) CMS
8 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.35%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) WAN
1 15 (23.81%) LAN
2 13 (20.63%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) Firewall
3 12 (19.05%) TETRA
3 12 (19.05%) VoIP
3 12 (19.05%) PBX
3 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (19.05%) Multicast
4 11 (17.46%) Network Security
5 9 (14.29%) DHCP
6 7 (11.11%) VPN
6 7 (11.11%) Internet
7 6 (9.52%) FTP
8 5 (7.94%) SSL
8 5 (7.94%) SAN
9 4 (6.35%) tcpdump
10 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (20.63%) Marketing
2 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.87%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Product Manager
1 12 (19.05%) Portfolio Manager
2 7 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
3 5 (7.94%) Administrator
3 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Principle Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Architect
5 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
1 5 (7.94%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.17%) WCF
2 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
3 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) Wiki
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (74.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (17.46%) Linux
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 6 (9.52%) CentOS
6 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) UNIX
8 2 (3.17%) Android
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.17%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.59%) VMS
9 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Product Management
2 12 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (14.29%) Data Security
4 6 (9.52%) Change Management
4 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.35%) SIEM
5 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Process Management
7 2 (3.17%) Workflow
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL
7 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.17%) Content Management
7 2 (3.17%) Document Management
8 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.59%) Change Control
8 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.59%) SOA
8 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.11%) PHP
4 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
5 4 (6.35%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) Ruby
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCNA
3 6 (9.52%) CISSP
3 6 (9.52%) MCSE
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.52%) CEH
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (6.35%) OSCP
4 4 (6.35%) OSCE
5 3 (4.76%) VCP5
5 3 (4.76%) MCITP
5 3 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
2 10 (15.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (11.11%) SLA
4 4 (6.35%) HIPAA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.52%) KVM
4 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.52%) Nmap
4 6 (9.52%) ISA Server
4 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.35%) Snort
5 4 (6.35%) vSphere
6 2 (3.17%) Samba
7 1 (1.59%) Xen
7 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) SCCM
2 6 (9.52%) Nessus
3 5 (7.94%) SCOM
4 3 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.76%) Plesk
4 3 (4.76%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.76%) WSUS
5 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.17%) MOM
5 2 (3.17%) Nagios
6 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 20 (31.75%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) McAfee
4 8 (12.70%) Websense
5 7 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.94%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) Dell
8 4 (6.35%) Sophos
8 4 (6.35%) Imperva
8 4 (6.35%) F5
9 3 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.76%) Juniper
9 3 (4.76%) CA
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle
10 2 (3.17%) IBM
10 2 (3.17%) Intel
10 2 (3.17%) Citrix
10 2 (3.17%) NetApp
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago