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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.32% 4.59% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 23.47% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 9
Average salary £39,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,100 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,552 £46,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
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
105 98 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.37% 19.56% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 108
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
4 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
6 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
7 20 (37.74%) SQL
8 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (33.96%) Finance
10 16 (30.19%) Performance Improvement
11 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (24.53%) IIS
12 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
13 12 (22.64%) ITIL
14 11 (20.75%) DNS
14 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (20.75%) VMware
14 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
15 9 (16.98%) DHCP
15 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
16 8 (15.09%) Cisco
16 8 (15.09%) MS Office
16 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (13.21%) Firewall
17 7 (13.21%) Internet
17 7 (13.21%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (24.53%) IIS
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) Site Server
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.66%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 9 (16.98%) DHCP
2 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) Internet
3 7 (13.21%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) WLAN
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) DBA
2 10 (18.87%) SQL DBA
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (15.09%) Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Server Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Support
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior DBA
9 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Server Support
9 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) Wintel Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Server Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (58.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 2000
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) UNIX
6 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) Fedora
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Performance Improvement
2 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.66%) Workflow
7 2 (3.77%) Change Management
7 2 (3.77%) ITSM
7 2 (3.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) BCP
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (9.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.43%) Blue Coat
4 5 (9.43%) Sourcefire
4 5 (9.43%) Crossbeam
4 5 (9.43%) F5
4 5 (9.43%) Juniper
5 3 (5.66%) Lotus
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
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