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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 48 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 55 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.90% 4.85% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.87% 16.95% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 28
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,576 £53,000 £49,750
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
326 348 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.06% 28.62% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 300 296 217
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Salisbury +8 26 £36,000 +45.45% 2
Swindon -7 19 £25,000 -28.82% 6
Chippenham -7 6 £30,000 +30.43%
Trowbridge -8 1 £21,500 -8.51%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
2 105 (80.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (63.85%) Active Directory
4 82 (63.08%) DNS
5 80 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (59.23%) DHCP
7 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
8 51 (39.23%) VMware
9 50 (38.46%) MS Exchange
10 46 (35.38%) Firewall
11 43 (33.08%) ITIL
12 41 (31.54%) LAN
13 39 (30.00%) WAN
14 38 (29.23%) TCP/IP
15 37 (28.46%) SLA
16 33 (25.38%) WLAN
16 33 (25.38%) SCOM
17 31 (23.85%) Security Cleared
18 30 (23.08%) HP
18 30 (23.08%) Finance
19 29 (22.31%) Windows 7
20 27 (20.77%) SCCM
21 26 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
21 26 (20.00%) Cisco
22 23 (17.69%) Internet
22 23 (17.69%) IIS
23 22 (16.92%) MS Excel
23 22 (16.92%) Symantec
23 22 (16.92%) NetBackup
23 22 (16.92%) HP SIM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 50 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 26 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (17.69%) IIS
4 21 (16.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (6.15%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 82 (63.08%) DNS
2 77 (59.23%) DHCP
3 46 (35.38%) Firewall
4 41 (31.54%) LAN
5 39 (30.00%) WAN
6 38 (29.23%) TCP/IP
7 33 (25.38%) WLAN
8 23 (17.69%) Internet
9 20 (15.38%) VPN
10 15 (11.54%) MPLS
11 11 (8.46%) Wireless
12 5 (3.85%) VLAN
12 5 (3.85%) LTE
13 4 (3.08%) SAN
14 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.31%) IPv4
15 2 (1.54%) Broadband
15 2 (1.54%) VoIP
15 2 (1.54%) Network Security
15 2 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Yeoman
2 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.77%) MSI
General
1 30 (23.08%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Marketing
3 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (16.92%) Administrator
3 19 (14.62%) Support Technician
4 18 (13.85%) Network Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) Team Leader
5 15 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) Network Team Leader
6 14 (10.77%) Server Administrator
7 13 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (6.15%) IT Support
8 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.62%) IT Support Technician
9 6 (4.62%) Server Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.85%) DBA
10 5 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 4 (3.08%) Windows Support Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Server Support Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Server Support
11 4 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.62%) Web Services
2 8 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.31%) .NET
4 2 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.77%) JSON
5 1 (0.77%) WCF
5 1 (0.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Clustering
2 15 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.15%) PKI
4 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) Statistics
5 5 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.77%) CCTV
7 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 105 (80.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 80 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (22.31%) Windows 7
5 10 (7.69%) Linux
5 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.62%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.08%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Software Deployment
3 16 (12.31%) Workflow
4 14 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (6.92%) Line Management
6 8 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.08%) Change Management
10 3 (2.31%) Process Management
10 3 (2.31%) UML
10 3 (2.31%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.31%) Test Scripting
11 2 (1.54%) System Testing
11 2 (1.54%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.54%) Migration
11 2 (1.54%) Benchmarking
11 2 (1.54%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.54%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.31%) SQL
3 5 (3.85%) Perl
3 5 (3.85%) Python
3 5 (3.85%) C++
4 3 (2.31%) Java
4 3 (2.31%) C
5 2 (1.54%) C#
5 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (23.85%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (13.85%) CCNA
3 18 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (13.08%) MCSE
5 7 (5.38%) Degree
5 7 (5.38%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.54%) EMC Certification
8 2 (1.54%) CCNP
8 2 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.46%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (63.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 20 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.46%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.85%) KVM
6 2 (1.54%) XenApp
6 2 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (25.38%) SCOM
2 27 (20.77%) SCCM
3 22 (16.92%) NetBackup
3 22 (16.92%) HP SIM
4 18 (13.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (13.08%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.23%) VMware
3 30 (23.08%) HP
4 26 (20.00%) Cisco
5 22 (16.92%) Symantec
6 15 (11.54%) Juniper
7 11 (8.46%) SonicWALL
8 8 (6.15%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (3.08%) McAfee
9 4 (3.08%) Toshiba
9 4 (3.08%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.08%) Citrix
9 4 (3.08%) Dell
10 3 (2.31%) IBM
11 2 (1.54%) SAP
11 2 (1.54%) EMC
11 2 (1.54%) Avaya
11 2 (1.54%) NetApp
11 2 (1.54%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.54%) Trapeze
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Swindon
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury
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Salary: £20000.00 per annum + Company Car, Laptop and Phone
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Wiltshire
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Swindon
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