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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 13 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.42% 5.72% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 16.38% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 11
Average salary £37,500 £39,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.58% -12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
117 177 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.79% 34.91% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 102 153 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
4 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
4 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) ITIL
6 14 (45.16%) MS Office
6 14 (45.16%) SLA
6 14 (45.16%) Lync
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (41.94%) MCSE
7 13 (41.94%) Degree
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
9 11 (35.48%) VPN
9 11 (35.48%) DNS
9 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
10 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
10 10 (32.26%) DHCP
10 10 (32.26%) Cisco
11 9 (29.03%) VoIP
11 9 (29.03%) WAN
11 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (25.81%) VLAN
12 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
13 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 14 (45.16%) Lync
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
5 4 (12.90%) IIS
6 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) Apache
7 1 (3.23%) WordPress
7 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
7 1 (3.23%) Drupal
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
2 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 10 (32.26%) DHCP
4 9 (29.03%) VoIP
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 8 (25.81%) VLAN
6 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (19.35%) Internet
7 6 (19.35%) SAN
8 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (12.90%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (12.90%) RTP
9 4 (12.90%) SNMP
9 4 (12.90%) ISDN
10 3 (9.68%) Wireless Security
10 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.68%) MySQL
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
2 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.90%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 2 (6.45%) Ajax
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XSL
2 2 (6.45%) DHTML
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) iPhone
1 6 (19.35%) iPad
1 6 (19.35%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) OS/400
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Line Management
3 6 (19.35%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (41.94%) MCSE
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) CCNA
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (12.90%) CCVP
4 4 (12.90%) MCTS
4 4 (12.90%) CNE
4 4 (12.90%) Novell Certification
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.90%) Samba
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.23%) Xen
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) pfSense
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (19.35%) DameWare
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Plesk
3 1 (3.23%) cPanel
3 1 (3.23%) Webmin
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Bomgar
3 6 (19.35%) ServiceNow
3 6 (19.35%) Dell KACE
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
3 6 (19.35%) Apple
3 6 (19.35%) McAfee
3 6 (19.35%) Dell
4 5 (16.13%) Mitel
5 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) ProCurve
5 4 (12.90%) Brocade
5 4 (12.90%) Lotus
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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