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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 15 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.23% 4.11% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 17.65% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
12 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 16.90% 23.29% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 21
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) CCA
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
4 2 (40.00%) FMCG
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) DNS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) CCTV
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCA
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense