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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 31 75 33
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -42
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 78 23 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.14% 2.29% 6.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.26% 9.83% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 57
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
276 234 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.25% 23.33% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 249 213 341
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +22 35 £36,500 -3.31% 6
Chippenham +14 21 £34,500 +40.81%
Corsham -7 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Trowbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £21,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (62.04%) Active Directory
3 78 (56.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (53.28%) VMware
5 71 (51.82%) Microsoft
6 65 (47.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (40.15%) Firewall
8 50 (36.50%) DNS
9 45 (32.85%) DHCP
9 45 (32.85%) ITIL
10 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
11 35 (25.55%) Security Cleared
12 34 (24.82%) MS Excel
13 31 (22.63%) SLA
13 31 (22.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
14 27 (19.71%) Finance
15 26 (18.98%) MS Exchange
15 26 (18.98%) SQL
16 24 (17.52%) SAN
16 24 (17.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (17.52%) VMware ESXi
17 23 (16.79%) Cisco
17 23 (16.79%) TCP/IP
18 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
18 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (14.60%) MS Office
20 18 (13.14%) Service Management
20 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (13.14%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (18.98%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.14%) IIS
3 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.03%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.92%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.92%) Apache
8 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.19%) Lync
10 2 (1.46%) Site Server
11 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (24.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.60%) MS Office
3 9 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Office 365
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (40.15%) Firewall
2 50 (36.50%) DNS
3 45 (32.85%) DHCP
4 24 (17.52%) SAN
5 23 (16.79%) TCP/IP
6 16 (11.68%) VPN
7 11 (8.03%) NAS
7 11 (8.03%) VLAN
7 11 (8.03%) LAN
7 11 (8.03%) Multicast
8 8 (5.84%) Network Security
8 8 (5.84%) Internet
8 8 (5.84%) Wireless
8 8 (5.84%) WAN
9 7 (5.11%) HTTP
10 6 (4.38%) VoIP
11 4 (2.92%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.92%) SSL
12 3 (2.19%) HTTPS
12 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.19%) MySQL
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Banking
2 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.46%) Advertising
3 2 (1.46%) Back Office
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (18.98%) Support Engineer
2 19 (13.87%) Administrator
3 15 (10.95%) Consultant
4 13 (9.49%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (9.49%) Technical Support
5 11 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.30%) Trainer
6 10 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) SQL DBA
7 8 (5.84%) DBA
8 7 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.11%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (5.11%) Help Desk Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) XML
1 6 (4.38%) J2EE
2 4 (2.92%) JSP
2 4 (2.92%) Web Services
2 4 (2.92%) HTML
3 1 (0.73%) .NET
3 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.11%) Clustering
3 5 (3.65%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.65%) Replication
3 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) AS400
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.73%) PMI
5 1 (0.73%) RMADS
5 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (56.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (47.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (16.06%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.41%) Linux
6 13 (9.49%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.11%) Solaris
8 7 (5.11%) UNIX
8 7 (5.11%) Windows Vista
9 6 (4.38%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.65%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.73%) Fedora
11 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.85%) ITIL
2 18 (13.14%) Service Management
3 14 (10.22%) Migration
4 12 (8.76%) Change Management
4 12 (8.76%) Performance Improvement
5 10 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (7.30%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (6.57%) Performance Management
6 9 (6.57%) Coaching
7 8 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (5.84%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.11%) Process Management
8 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.11%) Change Control
8 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.38%) Time Management
9 6 (4.38%) BCP
10 5 (3.65%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.98%) SQL
2 16 (11.68%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.11%) Java
4 4 (2.92%) VB
5 2 (1.46%) VBScript
5 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (25.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
3 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (10.95%) MCSE
5 13 (9.49%) DV Cleared
6 10 (7.30%) Degree
7 6 (4.38%) MCP
8 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.92%) MCSA
8 4 (2.92%) CCNP
8 4 (2.92%) CCNA
9 3 (2.19%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.73%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (62.04%) Active Directory
2 31 (22.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (17.52%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (10.95%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.76%) vCloud
6 11 (8.03%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.11%) XenApp
8 4 (2.92%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.92%) NFS
9 3 (2.19%) Xen
10 2 (1.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.73%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.73%) Nmap
11 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (11.68%) SCCM
2 15 (10.95%) SCOM
3 14 (10.22%) NetBackup
4 13 (9.49%) WSUS
4 13 (9.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (8.76%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (8.76%) HP SIM
6 11 (8.03%) Backup Exec
7 7 (5.11%) Tivoli
7 7 (5.11%) Netcool
7 7 (5.11%) Nagios
7 7 (5.11%) Puppet
7 7 (5.11%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.92%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.46%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.46%) Windows Intune
9 2 (1.46%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.46%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (53.28%) VMware
2 71 (51.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.79%) Cisco
4 16 (11.68%) HP
5 14 (10.22%) Symantec
6 13 (9.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (8.76%) Oracle
8 11 (8.03%) Dell
9 10 (7.30%) IBM
9 10 (7.30%) Citrix
10 7 (5.11%) McAfee
11 6 (4.38%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.38%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.65%) Business Objects
12 5 (3.65%) Juniper
12 5 (3.65%) Sourcefire
12 5 (3.65%) Crossbeam
12 5 (3.65%) F5
13 4 (2.92%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.92%) Altiris
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Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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