The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 8.77% 2.13% 19.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 9.09% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Average salary £41,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.75% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wokingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 29.82% 23.40% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 27
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Wokingham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wokingham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) SCOM
6 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) CCA
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (44.44%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) Terminal Services
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) XenServer
6 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
6 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (44.44%) EdgeSight
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (22.22%) VBScript
8 2 (22.22%) VB

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Support
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCA
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) XenApp
1 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) Terminal Services
3 4 (44.44%) XenServer
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCOM
1 4 (44.44%) EdgeSight
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Google