The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.20% 3.37% 5.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 12.96% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Median salary £25,750 £22,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.04% -60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £31,100 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Windows Server 2008 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 54 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 11.20% 25.96% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 54 53
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bedford

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Bedford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server
3 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
6 16 (50.00%) ITIL
6 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (50.00%) Office 365
7 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
7 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (46.88%) IIS
8 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
9 12 (37.50%) SaaS
9 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
10 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 8 (25.00%) DevOps
12 8 (25.00%) SDLC
12 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (25.00%) VBScript
13 7 (21.88%) MCP
13 7 (21.88%) MCSE
13 7 (21.88%) MCSA
13 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (21.88%) Change Management
13 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) IIS
2 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Office 365
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (37.50%) SaaS
4 5 (15.63%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) IT Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) IT Support
4 7 (21.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Azure Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Server Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server
3 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 7 (21.88%) Change Management
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
4 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
5 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (18.75%) High Availability
5 6 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.25%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) MCP
1 7 (21.88%) MCSA
1 7 (21.88%) MCSE
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCIP
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) CCSP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
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