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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 34 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.65% 2.71% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.21% 14.05% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 11
Average salary £35,250 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,250 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £55,000 £37,500
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
177 121 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.21% 19.30% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 132 103 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
3 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
4 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (37.93%) IIS
7 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 19 (32.76%) MS Excel
9 16 (27.59%) Firewall
9 16 (27.59%) VMware
10 15 (25.86%) Internet
11 13 (22.41%) SQL
12 12 (20.69%) ITIL
12 12 (20.69%) Finance
13 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
13 11 (18.97%) Windows XP
13 11 (18.97%) Citrix
14 10 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
14 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
15 9 (15.52%) LAN
15 9 (15.52%) WAN
15 9 (15.52%) SAN
15 9 (15.52%) IBM
15 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
16 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (13.79%) Degree
17 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (37.93%) IIS
2 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.90%) Lync
5 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (32.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 15 (25.86%) Internet
3 9 (15.52%) SAN
3 9 (15.52%) LAN
3 9 (15.52%) WAN
4 7 (12.07%) Network Security
5 6 (10.34%) DNS
6 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.62%) VPN
7 4 (6.90%) DHCP
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.90%) TACACS
8 2 (3.45%) VoIP
9 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.72%) IPv4
9 1 (1.72%) IPv6
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (12.07%) Consultant
1 7 (12.07%) Applications Support
2 6 (10.34%) Support Technician
3 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.17%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) HTML
1 4 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Clustering
1 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) RMADS
4 1 (1.72%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.97%) Windows XP
5 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 5 (8.62%) Migration
2 5 (8.62%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.45%) Information Assurance
4 2 (3.45%) Information Security
4 2 (3.45%) Service Management
4 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.45%) ITSM
4 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.72%) MVC
5 1 (1.72%) Change Management
5 1 (1.72%) ETL
5 1 (1.72%) BCP
5 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.72%) Information Management
5 1 (1.72%) Change Control
5 1 (1.72%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) ProxySG
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.45%) Nmap
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.45%) Nessus
2 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) Citrix
4 9 (15.52%) IBM
5 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco
6 5 (8.62%) Dell
7 4 (6.90%) Symantec
7 4 (6.90%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.90%) Trustwave
8 3 (5.17%) Lotus
9 2 (3.45%) EMC
9 2 (3.45%) HP
9 2 (3.45%) Unisys
10 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.72%) SAP
10 1 (1.72%) McAfee
10 1 (1.72%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.72%) AppSense
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