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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 40 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.57% 2.75% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.81% 11.19% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 22
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £60,000
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
119 143 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.25% 24.57% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 111 128 142
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
3 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (53.85%) VMware
7 16 (41.03%) DNS
8 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 15 (38.46%) Dell
9 14 (35.90%) HP
9 14 (35.90%) SQL
10 13 (33.33%) DHCP
11 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
11 12 (30.77%) ITIL
11 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
12 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (28.21%) Clustering
13 10 (25.64%) Firewall
13 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
13 10 (25.64%) SLA
14 9 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (23.08%) Office 365
15 8 (20.51%) vSphere
15 8 (20.51%) WSUS
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (20.51%) Mentoring

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (17.95%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
4 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
2 13 (33.33%) DHCP
3 10 (25.64%) Firewall
3 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.51%) Internet
5 7 (17.95%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) iSCSI
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.13%) Intranet
8 2 (5.13%) VPN
8 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) DBA
3 5 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
3 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) IT Support
3 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) Ajax
3 3 (7.69%) DHTML
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) LAMP
4 2 (5.13%) WCF
4 2 (5.13%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) XSL
5 1 (2.56%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (12.82%) EqualLogic
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) FMCG
5 1 (2.56%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (28.21%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) AIX
7 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Unix
8 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.38%) Coaching
5 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.82%) Line Management
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) Server Building
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Database Security
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.13%) High Availability
9 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.13%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) MCSE
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CCNA
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (15.38%) MCITP
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) VCP5
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.51%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.95%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) WSUS
2 5 (12.82%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (5.13%) DameWare
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) Dell
4 14 (35.90%) HP
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 8 (20.51%) IBM
6 7 (17.95%) NetApp
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
8 4 (10.26%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (10.26%) CA
9 3 (7.69%) Juniper
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) Symantec
9 3 (7.69%) Veritas
10 2 (5.13%) Apple
10 2 (5.13%) Bomgar
10 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.13%) Veeam
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