The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 32 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 41 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.90% 5.71% 3.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.73% 21.99% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 31
Average salary £33,500 £38,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.84% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £29,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
245 241 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.31% 25.94% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 222 223 215
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,400 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +6 21 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Chippenham -20 8 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Corsham -3 5 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Salisbury -10 2 £36,000 +20.00%
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
3 40 (63.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (53.97%) MS Excel
5 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 30 (47.62%) VMware
6 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
8 20 (31.75%) IIS
8 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
8 20 (31.75%) Firewall
9 19 (30.16%) SAN
9 19 (30.16%) ITIL
10 17 (26.98%) Cisco
10 17 (26.98%) DNS
11 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
11 16 (25.40%) Service Management
12 15 (23.81%) DHCP
13 14 (22.22%) NAS
14 13 (20.63%) VLAN
14 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
15 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
15 12 (19.05%) Dell
15 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (17.46%) Degree
16 11 (17.46%) LAN
16 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (15.87%) Internet
17 10 (15.87%) McAfee

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (31.75%) IIS
1 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (53.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
3 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 19 (30.16%) SAN
3 17 (26.98%) DNS
4 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
5 15 (23.81%) DHCP
6 14 (22.22%) NAS
7 13 (20.63%) VLAN
8 11 (17.46%) LAN
9 10 (15.87%) Internet
9 10 (15.87%) Multicast
10 9 (14.29%) WAN
11 6 (9.52%) VPN
12 4 (6.35%) IP Telephony
13 3 (4.76%) Network Security
14 2 (3.17%) SSL
14 2 (3.17%) HTTP
14 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (1.59%) VoIP
15 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.59%) Games
2 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Consultant
2 10 (15.87%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.94%) Server Support
6 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) HTML
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.17%) JSP
5 2 (3.17%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Ajax
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.59%) WinForms
6 1 (1.59%) Flash
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.59%) Social Media
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (63.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Vista
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.35%) Linux
7 4 (6.35%) UNIX
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.17%) Solaris
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Service Management
3 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
4 9 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 7 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 7 (11.11%) Change Control
6 6 (9.52%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.94%) Business Development
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.17%) ETL
10 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.17%) MVC
10 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.35%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) VB
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) R
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) MCSE
4 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) MCITP
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.76%) HND
7 1 (1.59%) MCTS
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.59%) HNC
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.11%) XenApp
4 7 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 6 (9.52%) vSphere
5 6 (9.52%) Xen
6 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.17%) NFS
8 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (12.70%) WSUS
3 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.17%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.59%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.59%) SCSM
5 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 30 (47.62%) VMware
2 17 (26.98%) Cisco
3 12 (19.05%) Dell
4 10 (15.87%) McAfee
4 10 (15.87%) Citrix
5 7 (11.11%) Altiris
6 5 (7.94%) Oracle
7 3 (4.76%) Sophos
8 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.17%) SAP
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.17%) Apple
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.59%) Alterian
9 1 (1.59%) Veeam
9 1 (1.59%) Trustwave
9 1 (1.59%) AppSense
9 1 (1.59%) MKS
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: £23,945 per annum grade I point 28
Posted: 21 days ago