The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Wokingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.86% 2.90% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 10.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +179.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 16.19% 28.99% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 17
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Berkshire

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 23 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (37.50%) SonicWALL
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) Marketing
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (37.50%) SLA
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) ERP
7 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) DNA
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Alterian