The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 34 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 30 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.29% 5.69% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.05% 27.59% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 9
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 31.04% 20.64% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 167 90 84
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,565 £24,500 £22,393
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Swindon region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 52 (83.87%) Active Directory
4 33 (53.23%) PowerShell
5 31 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
7 28 (45.16%) SQL
8 27 (43.55%) Finance
9 23 (37.10%) DNS
9 23 (37.10%) Windows 7
10 22 (35.48%) Citrix
11 21 (33.87%) DHCP
12 19 (30.65%) Clustering
13 18 (29.03%) Web Services
13 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
14 17 (27.42%) IIS
15 16 (25.81%) ITIL
16 15 (24.19%) VMware
17 14 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
17 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (22.58%) WSUS
17 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
17 14 (22.58%) Nagios
17 14 (22.58%) NetApp
17 14 (22.58%) Intel Security
18 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
18 13 (20.97%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 31 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.42%) IIS
3 10 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) DNS
2 21 (33.87%) DHCP
3 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.29%) Firewall
4 7 (11.29%) LAN
4 7 (11.29%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) WLAN
6 4 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) HTTP
7 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.61%) SSH
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Administrator
2 29 (46.77%) Windows Administrator
3 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) IT Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Specialist
6 6 (9.68%) Citrix Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) VMWare Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Senior VMWare Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) Web Services
2 10 (16.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Clustering
2 10 (16.13%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (96.77%) Windows Server
3 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (37.10%) Windows 7
5 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Asset Management
2 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
2 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) Business Transformation
5 7 (11.29%) Time Management
6 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.84%) Line Management
8 2 (3.23%) Presales
8 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.61%) SDLC
9 1 (1.61%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) PowerShell
2 28 (45.16%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 6 (9.68%) XenApp
4 5 (8.06%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (22.58%) Nagios
1 14 (22.58%) WSUS
2 5 (8.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) Citrix
3 15 (24.19%) VMware
4 14 (22.58%) Intel Security
4 14 (22.58%) NetApp
5 13 (20.97%) Dell KACE
6 3 (4.84%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) Dell
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Sophos
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Neptune
Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 26 days ago