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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.11% 5.16% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.11% 18.52% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 27
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
178 162 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.74% 27.88% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 158 140 148
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
3 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
4 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
6 15 (44.12%) ITIL
7 14 (41.18%) MS Office
7 14 (41.18%) SLA
7 14 (41.18%) Lync
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (38.24%) MCSE
8 13 (38.24%) Degree
9 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
9 11 (32.35%) DNS
9 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
10 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 10 (29.41%) VPN
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco
11 9 (26.47%) VoIP
11 9 (26.47%) WAN
11 9 (26.47%) DHCP
11 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
13 7 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (20.59%) .NET

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Lync
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (17.65%) IIS
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.94%) Apache
8 1 (2.94%) CMS
8 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) Drupal
8 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 9 (26.47%) VoIP
4 9 (26.47%) WAN
4 9 (26.47%) DHCP
5 7 (20.59%) Internet
5 7 (20.59%) Firewall
5 7 (20.59%) VLAN
6 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
8 4 (11.76%) ISDN
8 4 (11.76%) SNMP
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (11.76%) RTP
9 3 (8.82%) Wireless Security
9 3 (8.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) MySQL
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 6 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) IT Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 4 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) DHTML
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) XSL
2 3 (8.82%) LAMP
2 3 (8.82%) Ajax
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 6 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (17.65%) iPhone
1 6 (17.65%) iPad
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.94%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) OS/400
7 1 (2.94%) AIX
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) Line Management
3 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) System Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) MCSE
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (11.76%) CNE
4 4 (11.76%) Novell Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CCVP
4 4 (11.76%) MCTS
5 3 (8.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) vSphere
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.76%) Samba
4 3 (8.82%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) DameWare
1 6 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) Plesk
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) cPanel
3 1 (2.94%) Webmin
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Dell
3 6 (17.65%) Juniper
3 6 (17.65%) Apple
3 6 (17.65%) McAfee
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Bomgar
3 6 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 6 (17.65%) Dell KACE
4 5 (14.71%) Mitel
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Brocade
5 4 (11.76%) ProCurve
5 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
5 4 (11.76%) Lotus
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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