The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 61 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 62 40 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.80% 3.75% 7.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.71% 14.81% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 77
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,200 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 270 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.69% 25.33% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 312 230 402
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +14 34 £35,250 +16.52% 4
Chippenham -7 20 £24,534 -1.86% 2
Trowbridge - 3 £23,500 -
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
3 64 (57.66%) Microsoft
4 62 (55.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (37.84%) Firewall
5 42 (37.84%) SQL Server
6 40 (36.04%) VMware
7 39 (35.14%) MS Excel
7 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (28.83%) Windows XP
9 25 (22.52%) IIS
9 25 (22.52%) Internet
9 25 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (21.62%) MS Office
11 23 (20.72%) ITIL
11 23 (20.72%) MS Exchange
11 23 (20.72%) SAN
12 21 (18.92%) SQL
13 20 (18.02%) DNS
13 20 (18.02%) PowerShell
14 19 (17.12%) Service Management
14 19 (17.12%) Citrix
15 18 (16.22%) LAN
15 18 (16.22%) DHCP
15 18 (16.22%) Windows 7
16 17 (15.32%) SLA
17 15 (13.51%) Cisco
17 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
17 15 (13.51%) VPN
17 15 (13.51%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (22.52%) IIS
2 23 (20.72%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.91%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.01%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.60%) Lync
8 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.90%) Apache
9 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.62%) MS Office
3 14 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (37.84%) Firewall
2 25 (22.52%) Internet
3 23 (20.72%) SAN
4 20 (18.02%) DNS
5 18 (16.22%) LAN
5 18 (16.22%) DHCP
6 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
6 15 (13.51%) VPN
7 14 (12.61%) WAN
8 13 (11.71%) Network Security
9 10 (9.01%) NAS
10 9 (8.11%) VLAN
11 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (5.41%) IP Telephony
12 5 (4.50%) Multicast
12 5 (4.50%) Wireless
13 4 (3.60%) VoIP
13 4 (3.60%) TACACS
13 4 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.50%) MySQL
5 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.50%) Ingres
6 1 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Local Government
4 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Support Engineer
2 15 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Help Desk Support
4 12 (10.81%) Server Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Help Desk Engineer
5 10 (9.01%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Server Support
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Support Technician
9 5 (4.50%) Server Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) XML
2 5 (4.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.90%) JSP
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.50%) Clustering
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
5 2 (1.80%) AS400
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) RMADS
6 1 (0.90%) CMDB
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (55.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (28.83%) Windows XP
5 18 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 15 (13.51%) Windows Vista
7 10 (9.01%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.11%) Linux
9 8 (7.21%) UNIX
10 3 (2.70%) Solaris
11 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) ITIL
2 19 (17.12%) Service Management
3 13 (11.71%) Change Control
4 12 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 10 (9.01%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.50%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (4.50%) Migration
8 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.60%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.60%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.60%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.60%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.70%) Build Automation
9 3 (2.70%) Coaching
9 3 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.70%) Business Development
9 3 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) SQL
2 20 (18.02%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.60%) VB
5 2 (1.80%) VBScript
5 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.90%) C#
6 1 (0.90%) Java
6 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.11%) Degree
3 9 (8.11%) MCSE
4 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) MCP
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) MCDST
7 1 (0.90%) MCSA
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.21%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.31%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.41%) XenApp
5 6 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.50%) Terminal Server
7 4 (3.60%) ProxySG
7 4 (3.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (3.60%) Xen
8 2 (1.80%) Nmap
8 2 (1.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (1.80%) vSphere
9 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.60%) WSUS
2 4 (3.60%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.80%) Nessus
3 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.90%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.90%) Netcool
Vendors
1 64 (57.66%) Microsoft
2 40 (36.04%) VMware
3 19 (17.12%) Citrix
4 15 (13.51%) Cisco
5 12 (10.81%) IBM
6 9 (8.11%) Oracle
7 8 (7.21%) Dell
8 7 (6.31%) Altiris
8 7 (6.31%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.41%) Sophos
10 4 (3.60%) Symantec
10 4 (3.60%) McAfee
10 4 (3.60%) Apple
10 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.60%) Trustwave
11 3 (2.70%) Lotus
11 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.70%) HP
12 2 (1.80%) EMC
12 2 (1.80%) Unisys
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