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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 44 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 49 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.38% 3.59% 5.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.82% 15.77% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 52
Average salary £35,820 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,250 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.78%
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
275 241 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.55% 22.76% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 213 219 224
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -4 20 £38,000 +15.15% 3
Chippenham +2 10 £23,000 -8.00%
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Trowbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Salisbury -3 1 £34,000 -5.55% 2
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (68.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (56.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (55.38%) Microsoft
5 69 (53.08%) Active Directory
6 52 (40.00%) DNS
7 50 (38.46%) VMware
8 45 (34.62%) DHCP
9 43 (33.08%) Firewall
10 39 (30.00%) ITIL
11 37 (28.46%) SQL Server
12 33 (25.38%) Cisco
13 32 (24.62%) SQL
13 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
14 30 (23.08%) MS Excel
15 29 (22.31%) SLA
15 29 (22.31%) SC Cleared
16 27 (20.77%) Finance
17 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
18 23 (17.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (16.15%) VMware ESXi
19 21 (16.15%) SCCM
19 21 (16.15%) IIS
20 20 (15.38%) VPN
20 20 (15.38%) MS Exchange
20 20 (15.38%) LAN
21 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
22 18 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
23 17 (13.08%) Performance Improvement
23 17 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (16.15%) IIS
2 20 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.85%) Site Server
7 4 (3.08%) Apache
7 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.31%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.54%) Lync
10 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.54%) MS Office
3 7 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.00%) DNS
2 45 (34.62%) DHCP
3 43 (33.08%) Firewall
4 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
5 20 (15.38%) VPN
5 20 (15.38%) LAN
6 17 (13.08%) SAN
7 16 (12.31%) WAN
8 11 (8.46%) WLAN
9 10 (7.69%) VLAN
10 9 (6.92%) NAS
10 9 (6.92%) Multicast
10 9 (6.92%) Internet
10 9 (6.92%) MPLS
11 8 (6.15%) Wireless
12 7 (5.38%) HTTP
13 5 (3.85%) VoIP
14 4 (3.08%) SSL
15 3 (2.31%) Network Security
15 3 (2.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) MySQL
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Support Engineer
2 23 (17.69%) Administrator
3 16 (12.31%) DBA
4 13 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.23%) Network Engineer
6 11 (8.46%) Technical Support
6 11 (8.46%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (8.46%) SQL DBA
7 10 (7.69%) Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Server Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Network Team Leader
9 8 (6.15%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.38%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Windows Server Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) IT Support
11 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Server Administrator
11 6 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) Web Services
2 6 (4.62%) J2EE
3 4 (3.08%) JSP
3 4 (3.08%) HTML
3 4 (3.08%) XML
4 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.85%) Clustering
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (68.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 73 (56.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (10.00%) Linux
5 10 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 9 (6.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.62%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.85%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.85%) UNIX
9 5 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.85%) Solaris
10 1 (0.77%) Fedora
10 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.00%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Performance Improvement
3 16 (12.31%) Service Management
4 13 (10.00%) Migration
4 13 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (6.92%) Change Management
6 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.38%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.38%) Performance Management
6 7 (5.38%) ITIL V3
6 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.62%) Process Management
7 6 (4.62%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.85%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.85%) Change Control
8 5 (3.85%) Coaching
9 4 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.62%) SQL
2 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.62%) Java
4 5 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
2 29 (22.31%) SC Cleared
3 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (13.08%) MCSE
5 14 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (10.00%) CCNA
6 13 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.38%) Degree
8 5 (3.85%) CCNP
9 2 (1.54%) MCP
10 1 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 69 (53.08%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.15%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.23%) vCloud
5 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.08%) NFS
7 3 (2.31%) XenApp
7 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.54%) Xen
9 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (16.15%) SCCM
2 14 (10.77%) SCOM
3 13 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
3 13 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 12 (9.23%) HP SIM
4 12 (9.23%) WSUS
4 12 (9.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (5.38%) Puppet
5 7 (5.38%) Nagios
6 6 (4.62%) Netcool
6 6 (4.62%) Tivoli
6 6 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (3.08%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 72 (55.38%) Microsoft
2 50 (38.46%) VMware
3 33 (25.38%) Cisco
4 16 (12.31%) HP
5 14 (10.77%) Juniper
6 13 (10.00%) Symantec
7 11 (8.46%) McAfee
7 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
8 9 (6.92%) Dell
9 8 (6.15%) Oracle
9 8 (6.15%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.62%) IBM
11 5 (3.85%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.85%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.85%) Sourcefire
11 5 (3.85%) Crossbeam
11 5 (3.85%) F5
12 4 (3.08%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.08%) Business Objects
12 4 (3.08%) Citrix
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