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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 25 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.96% 6.78% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 18.18% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £29,300 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
15 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 14.85% 37.29% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) EdgeSight
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) FMCG
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) VMware