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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 55 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 53 29 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.96% 3.07% 7.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.26% 11.93% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 65
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
307 243 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.75% 25.74% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 262 220 329
Average salary £29,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 22 July 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 July 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 +5 30 £35,000 +4.47% 7
Chippenham -12 13 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Trowbridge +3 4 £23,500 -60.83%
Salisbury 0 2 £30,375 +89.84%
Corsham - 1 £62,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (65.98%) Active Directory
3 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
4 54 (55.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (49.48%) MS Excel
6 35 (36.08%) Windows XP
7 33 (34.02%) Firewall
8 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
9 30 (30.93%) VMware
9 30 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (28.87%) IIS
11 24 (24.74%) Internet
12 23 (23.71%) Service Management
13 22 (22.68%) ITIL
13 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (21.65%) MS Office
15 20 (20.62%) Citrix
16 19 (19.59%) SLA
16 19 (19.59%) Windows Vista
17 18 (18.56%) LAN
18 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
18 17 (17.53%) SAN
18 17 (17.53%) SQL
19 16 (16.49%) Cisco
19 16 (16.49%) MS PowerPoint
20 15 (15.46%) Change Control
20 15 (15.46%) DNS
21 14 (14.43%) WAN
21 14 (14.43%) Risk Management
22 13 (13.40%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 28 (28.87%) IIS
2 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.34%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.03%) Lync
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.03%) CMS
7 1 (1.03%) Apache
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (49.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (21.65%) MS Office
3 16 (16.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.02%) Firewall
2 24 (24.74%) Internet
3 18 (18.56%) LAN
4 17 (17.53%) SAN
5 15 (15.46%) DNS
6 14 (14.43%) WAN
7 13 (13.40%) DHCP
7 13 (13.40%) TCP/IP
8 12 (12.37%) VPN
9 10 (10.31%) NAS
10 9 (9.28%) Network Security
10 9 (9.28%) VLAN
11 6 (6.19%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (6.19%) Multicast
12 4 (4.12%) IP Telephony
13 3 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.09%) TACACS
13 3 (3.09%) VoIP
14 2 (2.06%) Bluetooth
14 2 (2.06%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.15%) MySQL
5 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.15%) Ingres
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Local Government
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Help Desk Support
2 13 (13.40%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Server Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (11.34%) Server Support
4 11 (11.34%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Help Desk Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Support Technician
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Server Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Server Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) XML
1 6 (6.19%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) JSP
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.03%) XSLT
4 1 (1.03%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Clustering
2 3 (3.09%) EqualLogic
2 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Social Media
3 1 (1.03%) RMADS
3 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.03%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.03%) CMDB
3 1 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (55.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (36.08%) Windows XP
4 30 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (19.59%) Windows Vista
6 12 (12.37%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.37%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.22%) UNIX
8 6 (6.19%) Linux
9 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) Service Management
2 22 (22.68%) ITIL
3 15 (15.46%) Change Control
4 14 (14.43%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.19%) Migration
6 6 (6.19%) Build Automation
7 4 (4.12%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.12%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.12%) Business Development
7 4 (4.12%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (3.09%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.06%) ERP
9 2 (2.06%) ITSM
9 2 (2.06%) MVC
9 2 (2.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.06%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.06%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) SQL
2 13 (13.40%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.09%) VB
5 2 (2.06%) C#
6 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.28%) Degree
3 9 (9.28%) MCSE
4 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.09%) MCITP
5 3 (3.09%) CCNA
5 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.09%) HND
6 1 (1.03%) MCDST
6 1 (1.03%) HNC
6 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (65.98%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.28%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.25%) XenApp
5 6 (6.19%) vSphere
6 5 (5.15%) Terminal Server
6 5 (5.15%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.12%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.09%) Xen
8 3 (3.09%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.03%) Nmap
9 1 (1.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.19%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.19%) WSUS
3 1 (1.03%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.03%) Nessus
3 1 (1.03%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.93%) VMware
3 20 (20.62%) Citrix
4 16 (16.49%) Cisco
5 9 (9.28%) Dell
6 8 (8.25%) IBM
7 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.19%) McAfee
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle
7 6 (6.19%) Altiris
8 4 (4.12%) Apple
9 3 (3.09%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.09%) Symantec
9 3 (3.09%) Sophos
9 3 (3.09%) Lotus
10 2 (2.06%) Unisys
10 2 (2.06%) Trustwave
11 1 (1.03%) Veeam
11 1 (1.03%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.03%) Alterian
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + shift allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £32k - £42k + £8k Shift Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago