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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 17 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.92% 5.81% 6.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 22.01% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 35
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,000 £48,000
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
199 159 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.19% 26.41% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 168 138 136
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 6 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
5 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
5 14 (45.16%) MS Office
5 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (41.94%) Degree
6 13 (41.94%) Lync
7 12 (38.71%) SLA
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (38.71%) MCSE
8 11 (35.48%) ITIL
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (32.26%) DNS
9 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
10 9 (29.03%) VPN
10 9 (29.03%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) IIS
10 9 (29.03%) .NET
10 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (25.81%) C#
11 8 (25.81%) WAN
11 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.81%) Cisco
11 8 (25.81%) Internet
11 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Lync
3 9 (29.03%) IIS
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
6 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) Apache
7 1 (3.23%) CMS
7 1 (3.23%) Drupal
7 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
7 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
3 9 (29.03%) VPN
3 9 (29.03%) DHCP
4 8 (25.81%) WAN
4 8 (25.81%) Internet
5 7 (22.58%) VoIP
5 7 (22.58%) VLAN
6 6 (19.35%) Firewall
7 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (12.90%) SAN
8 4 (12.90%) ISDN
8 4 (12.90%) LAN
8 4 (12.90%) SNMP
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (12.90%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (12.90%) RTP
9 3 (9.68%) Wireless Security
9 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.13%) MySQL
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) DHTML
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) XSL
2 4 (12.90%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
1 5 (16.13%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (16.13%) iPhone
1 5 (16.13%) iPad
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
5 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Line Management
3 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) System Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) MCSE
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (12.90%) CNE
5 4 (12.90%) Novell Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CCVP
5 4 (12.90%) MCTS
6 3 (9.68%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Samba
3 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) DameWare
1 5 (16.13%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Plesk
3 1 (3.23%) cPanel
3 1 (3.23%) Webmin
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Apple
4 5 (16.13%) McAfee
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Bomgar
4 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
4 5 (16.13%) Dell KACE
5 4 (12.90%) Lotus
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Brocade
5 4 (12.90%) ProCurve
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.68%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) Kofax
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