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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 14 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.87% 6.26% 4.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.97% 25.34% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 26
Median salary £21,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.21% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £48,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median 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
117 146 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.02% 24.70% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 99 137 128
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) ITIL
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
6 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
7 13 (41.94%) IIS
7 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
10 9 (29.03%) DNS
10 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
10 9 (29.03%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) VMware
11 8 (25.81%) Clustering
11 8 (25.81%) Finance
11 8 (25.81%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (25.81%) Project Management
11 8 (25.81%) Time Management
11 8 (25.81%) PKI
11 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
11 8 (25.81%) Banking
11 8 (25.81%) Business Transformation
12 7 (22.58%) LAN
12 7 (22.58%) WAN
12 7 (22.58%) MS Office
13 6 (19.35%) .NET

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) IIS
2 8 (25.81%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (22.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Administrator
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Administrator
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Specialist
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Support
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Junior
4 5 (16.13%) Junior Applications Support
4 5 (16.13%) Junior Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Support
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) PowerShell Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (19.35%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) Middleware
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Clustering
1 8 (25.81%) PKI
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Solaris
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) AIX
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Business Transformation
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCDST
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle