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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 49 65 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 56 35 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.58% 3.25% 6.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 14.52% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 63
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,200 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
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
308 241 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.18% 22.36% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 258 199 367
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +11 28 £37,500 +23.96% 6
Chippenham -5 24 £27,500 +10.00% 6
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (61.26%) Microsoft
2 68 (61.26%) Active Directory
3 61 (54.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (38.74%) VMware
6 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
7 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
7 40 (36.04%) Firewall
8 32 (28.83%) Windows XP
9 27 (24.32%) MS Office
10 25 (22.52%) Windows 7
11 23 (20.72%) SQL
12 21 (18.92%) Internet
12 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (18.02%) IIS
13 20 (18.02%) SLA
14 19 (17.12%) Citrix
14 19 (17.12%) ITIL
15 18 (16.22%) MS Exchange
15 18 (16.22%) PowerShell
16 17 (15.32%) SAN
16 17 (15.32%) VPN
16 17 (15.32%) Service Management
17 16 (14.41%) MS PowerPoint
18 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (13.51%) Change Control
18 15 (13.51%) DNS
18 15 (13.51%) LAN
18 15 (13.51%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (18.02%) IIS
2 18 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 12 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.01%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.50%) IBM Notes
8 4 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.60%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
2 27 (24.32%) MS Office
3 16 (14.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) IaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.04%) Firewall
2 21 (18.92%) Internet
3 17 (15.32%) SAN
3 17 (15.32%) VPN
4 15 (13.51%) DNS
4 15 (13.51%) LAN
4 15 (13.51%) DHCP
5 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.91%) WAN
6 10 (9.01%) Network Security
7 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.50%) NAS
8 5 (4.50%) Wireless
9 4 (3.60%) VoIP
9 4 (3.60%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.60%) VLAN
10 3 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.70%) TACACS
11 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
11 2 (1.80%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.31%) MySQL
6 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.50%) Ingres
8 1 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Local Government
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
4 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Support Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (12.61%) Help Desk Support
5 12 (10.81%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Help Desk Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Server Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Trainer
9 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Server Support
9 8 (7.21%) Support Technician
10 7 (6.31%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.41%) Technical Trainer
11 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
12 5 (4.50%) IT Support
12 5 (4.50%) Server Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) XML
2 2 (1.80%) Web Services
2 2 (1.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Clustering
2 4 (3.60%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.60%) Replication
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.80%) AS400
4 2 (1.80%) RMADS
4 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) CMDB
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) PMI
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (54.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (28.83%) Windows XP
5 25 (22.52%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.61%) Windows Vista
7 9 (8.11%) Linux
8 8 (7.21%) UNIX
8 8 (7.21%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.70%) Solaris
10 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) ITIL
2 17 (15.32%) Service Management
3 15 (13.51%) Change Control
4 14 (12.61%) Risk Management
5 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.50%) Coaching
7 5 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.50%) Time Management
7 5 (4.50%) Migration
7 5 (4.50%) Change Management
8 4 (3.60%) BCP
8 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.60%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.60%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.70%) Process Management
10 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.72%) SQL
2 18 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.60%) VB
5 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.80%) VBScript
6 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.71%) MCSE
3 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) Degree
5 4 (3.60%) MCSA
5 4 (3.60%) MCP
6 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) MCDST
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (61.26%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.41%) XenApp
6 5 (4.50%) Terminal Server
6 5 (4.50%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
9 2 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.80%) Nmap
9 2 (1.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.80%) vSphere
9 2 (1.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.90%) Xen
10 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.80%) Nessus
3 2 (1.80%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.80%) SCCM
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.80%) SCSM
4 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.90%) WSUS
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.90%) Netcool
4 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 68 (61.26%) Microsoft
2 43 (38.74%) VMware
3 19 (17.12%) Citrix
4 11 (9.91%) IBM
5 9 (8.11%) Oracle
6 7 (6.31%) Cisco
6 7 (6.31%) Dell
7 6 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.50%) Symantec
8 5 (4.50%) Lotus
9 4 (3.60%) HP
9 4 (3.60%) Sophos
9 4 (3.60%) Altiris
10 3 (2.70%) Trustwave
10 3 (2.70%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.80%) SAP
11 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.80%) Apple
11 2 (1.80%) EMC
11 2 (1.80%) Unisys
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