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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.62% 2.66% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.49% 7.83% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 36
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
126 217 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.44% 34.01% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 103 183 139
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
4 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (56.67%) VMware
7 15 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (43.33%) HP
8 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
8 13 (43.33%) SLA
9 12 (40.00%) IBM
9 12 (40.00%) Clustering
9 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (36.67%) Dell
10 11 (36.67%) DNS
10 11 (36.67%) DHCP
10 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
11 10 (33.33%) ITIL
11 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (30.00%) WSUS
12 9 (30.00%) vSphere
12 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
13 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (23.33%) NetApp
14 7 (23.33%) T-SQL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DHCP
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) Ajax
2 4 (13.33%) DHTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) LAMP
3 3 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) XSL
4 1 (3.33%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Clustering
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (10.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (10.00%) Symmetrix
5 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) AIX
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Unix
5 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) Line Management
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Database Security
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CCNA
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCITP
2 4 (13.33%) MCSA
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) vSphere
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) WSUS
2 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (16.67%) SCCM
3 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 13 (43.33%) HP
4 12 (40.00%) IBM
5 11 (36.67%) Dell
6 7 (23.33%) NetApp
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco
7 6 (20.00%) Citrix
8 5 (16.67%) Symantec
8 5 (16.67%) Veritas
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
10 3 (10.00%) EMC
11 1 (3.33%) Juniper
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