Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 54 101
Rank change year-on-year -26 +47 -52
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.69% 3.50% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.50% 18.31% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 18
Bedfordshire median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,550 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +7.14%

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

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 240 213 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 22.60% 19.14% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 205 187 248
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £62,150
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -9 9 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Shefford +1 6 £29,000 -31.76%
Dunstable +8 3 £45,000 +63.64%
Luton -15 2 £45,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) WAN
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 7 (38.89%) Dell
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
8 7 (38.89%) Office 365
9 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (33.33%) VPLS
9 6 (33.33%) McAfee
9 6 (33.33%) Juniper
10 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 4 (22.22%) NetApp
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (16.67%) Linux
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (38.89%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) VPLS
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
2 1 (5.56%) Error Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Logistics
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (33.33%) McAfee
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Cognos
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) Siemens
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec