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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 22 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.57% 4.28% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 15.03% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 40
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
171 173 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.55% 28.50% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 160 154
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £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 17 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (82.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 32 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (44.64%) Active Directory
6 23 (41.07%) CCNA
6 23 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (33.93%) VMware
8 18 (32.14%) Cisco
9 17 (30.36%) IIS
10 16 (28.57%) SQL
11 15 (26.79%) LAN
11 15 (26.79%) WAN
12 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 14 (25.00%) MS Office
13 13 (23.21%) Marketing
13 13 (23.21%) SCCM
13 13 (23.21%) PCI DSS
13 13 (23.21%) Product Management
14 12 (21.43%) PBX
14 12 (21.43%) VoIP
14 12 (21.43%) DNS
14 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
14 12 (21.43%) TETRA
14 12 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (21.43%) Multicast
15 11 (19.64%) Network Security
16 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
16 10 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 10 (17.86%) Firewall

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 17 (30.36%) IIS
2 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.36%) Lync
6 3 (5.36%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) LAN
1 15 (26.79%) WAN
2 12 (21.43%) PBX
2 12 (21.43%) VoIP
2 12 (21.43%) DNS
2 12 (21.43%) TETRA
2 12 (21.43%) Multicast
3 11 (19.64%) Network Security
4 10 (17.86%) Firewall
5 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.29%) DHCP
6 7 (12.50%) Internet
7 6 (10.71%) VPN
7 6 (10.71%) SSL
8 5 (8.93%) FTP
9 4 (7.14%) SAN
9 4 (7.14%) tcpdump
10 3 (5.36%) Intranet
11 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (23.21%) Marketing
2 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.07%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Portfolio Manager
1 12 (21.43%) Product Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 3 (5.36%) Principle Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
1 4 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 3 (5.36%) WCF
3 2 (3.57%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.79%) LAMP
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) VLE
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Physics
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (82.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Linux
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.14%) CentOS
7 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.57%) UNIX
9 2 (3.57%) Android
9 2 (3.57%) Windows NT
9 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Product Management
2 12 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (16.07%) Data Security
4 7 (12.50%) Change Management
4 7 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.14%) SIEM
5 4 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Process Management
7 2 (3.57%) Workflow
7 2 (3.57%) Document Management
8 1 (1.79%) People Management
8 1 (1.79%) Migration
8 1 (1.79%) MVC
8 1 (1.79%) SOA
8 1 (1.79%) Logistics
8 1 (1.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.14%) Python
4 4 (7.14%) Ruby
4 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (41.07%) CCNA
2 6 (10.71%) CISSP
2 6 (10.71%) CEH
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) OSCP
3 4 (7.14%) OSCE
3 4 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) VCP5
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) PCI DSS
2 10 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (8.93%) SLA
4 4 (7.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) ISA Server
2 6 (10.71%) Nmap
2 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (10.71%) KVM
3 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.14%) Snort
5 2 (3.57%) Samba
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) Nessus
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
4 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.57%) WSUS
4 2 (3.57%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) VMware
3 18 (32.14%) Cisco
4 7 (12.50%) McAfee
4 7 (12.50%) Websense
4 7 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.14%) Imperva
5 4 (7.14%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Sophos
5 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) Dell
6 3 (5.36%) Juniper
7 2 (3.57%) CA
7 2 (3.57%) NetApp
7 2 (3.57%) Novell
7 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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