The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / Berkshire
Rank 79 75 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 113 167 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.39% 3.38% 3.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.38% 12.87% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 93 154 158
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,050
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 993 1298 1409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.78% 26.25% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 840 1144 1088
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Berkshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 42 £38,750 +5.44% 7
Slough +38 22 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Maidenhead +25 21 £40,000 +32.23% 1
Wokingham +3 8 £36,500 +12.30%
Bracknell +2 6 £52,500 +28.83% 2
Ascot -11 2 £60,000 +106.89%
Thatcham +4 1 £30,000 +13.20%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 157 (65.15%) Windows Server
3 143 (59.34%) Active Directory
4 132 (54.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (41.49%) Microsoft
6 98 (40.66%) Linux
7 90 (37.34%) SQL Server
7 90 (37.34%) VMware
8 88 (36.51%) Cisco
9 82 (34.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (33.20%) Firewall
11 78 (32.37%) TCP/IP
12 75 (31.12%) DNS
13 59 (24.48%) Hyper-V
14 56 (23.24%) ITIL
15 54 (22.41%) Unix
15 54 (22.41%) MS Exchange
15 54 (22.41%) CheckPoint
16 52 (21.58%) Juniper
17 49 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 47 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 47 (19.50%) MS Excel
18 47 (19.50%) DHCP
19 46 (19.09%) Windows 2000
19 46 (19.09%) Palo Alto
20 44 (18.26%) Blue Coat
21 43 (17.84%) MCSE
21 43 (17.84%) F5
22 42 (17.43%) Crossbeam
22 42 (17.43%) Solaris

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 54 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (12.03%) IIS
4 25 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (9.13%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (8.71%) Apache
7 15 (6.22%) SharePoint
7 15 (6.22%) Tomcat
8 14 (5.81%) Skype for Business
9 9 (3.73%) IBM Notes
9 9 (3.73%) WebLogic
9 9 (3.73%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (2.07%) Apache Solr
11 5 (2.07%) JBoss
11 5 (2.07%) nginx
12 3 (1.24%) Documentum
13 2 (0.83%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (19.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.05%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.66%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.66%) QuarkXPress
5 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.28%) Office 365
2 21 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.07%) Google App Engine
4 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.66%) SaaS
5 4 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (33.20%) Firewall
2 78 (32.37%) TCP/IP
3 75 (31.12%) DNS
4 47 (19.50%) DHCP
5 40 (16.60%) SAN
6 38 (15.77%) LAN
7 36 (14.94%) WAN
8 26 (10.79%) VPN
9 22 (9.13%) NAS
10 19 (7.88%) VLAN
11 14 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (5.39%) Internet
13 12 (4.98%) SSL
14 11 (4.56%) Network Security
14 11 (4.56%) VoIP
15 10 (4.15%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (3.73%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (3.73%) SMTP
17 8 (3.32%) SSH
17 8 (3.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (37.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.05%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.98%) Big Data
6 11 (4.56%) MySQL
7 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.66%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.32%) JIRA
2 7 (2.90%) WinDbg
3 5 (2.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (14.52%) German Language
2 25 (10.37%) French Language
3 20 (8.30%) Finance
4 11 (4.56%) Games
5 10 (4.15%) Marketing
6 9 (3.73%) Portuguese Language
6 9 (3.73%) Spanish Language
7 8 (3.32%) Back Office
8 7 (2.90%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.66%) Law
10 4 (1.66%) Legal
11 3 (1.24%) Electronics
11 3 (1.24%) Publishing
12 2 (0.83%) Advertising
13 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (29.05%) Support Engineer
2 58 (24.07%) Security Engineer
3 53 (21.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (14.52%) Juniper Engineer
5 32 (13.28%) IT Support
6 27 (11.20%) IT Engineer
7 22 (9.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 22 (9.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 22 (9.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 22 (9.13%) Technical Engineer
8 21 (8.71%) Analyst
8 21 (8.71%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 21 (8.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 21 (8.71%) Senior Security Engineer
9 20 (8.30%) Linux Engineer
9 20 (8.30%) Technical Support
9 20 (8.30%) Technical Support Engineer
10 19 (7.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 19 (7.88%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (7.47%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.30%) Web Services
2 13 (5.39%) ZeroMQ
3 8 (3.32%) Regular Expression
4 6 (2.49%) .NET
4 6 (2.49%) CSS
5 5 (2.07%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (2.07%) Kafka
5 5 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.24%) XML
7 2 (0.83%) HTML
7 2 (0.83%) WCF
8 1 (0.41%) CSS3
8 1 (0.41%) HTML5
8 1 (0.41%) J2EE
8 1 (0.41%) SAML
8 1 (0.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.30%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.15%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (4.15%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.73%) Clustering
5 7 (2.90%) FlexPod
6 6 (2.49%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.49%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.49%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.07%) iPad
8 4 (1.66%) iPhone
8 4 (1.66%) PDA
9 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.24%) NHS
9 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (1.24%) Replication
9 3 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 241 (100.00%) Windows
2 157 (65.15%) Windows Server
3 132 (54.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (40.66%) Linux
5 82 (34.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (22.41%) Unix
7 46 (19.09%) Windows 2000
8 42 (17.43%) Solaris
9 27 (11.20%) Windows 7
10 22 (9.13%) Windows XP
11 21 (8.71%) CentOS
12 15 (6.22%) Mac OS
13 13 (5.39%) Windows 10
13 13 (5.39%) Windows 8
14 9 (3.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (3.73%) Windows NT
15 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.24%) Android
16 3 (1.24%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.24%) ITIL
2 39 (16.18%) Risk Management
3 29 (12.03%) Mentoring
4 27 (11.20%) High Availability
5 21 (8.71%) Coaching
5 21 (8.71%) Identity Management
5 21 (8.71%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (7.88%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (5.81%) Presales
8 13 (5.39%) SIEM
9 12 (4.98%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.56%) Analytics
11 10 (4.15%) Digital Forensics
11 10 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.32%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.32%) OWASP
12 8 (3.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 7 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.90%) Problem Management
14 6 (2.49%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.77%) SQL
2 18 (7.47%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.05%) C
4 13 (5.39%) Python
5 10 (4.15%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.32%) VBScript
7 7 (2.90%) Java
8 5 (2.07%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.66%) C++
9 4 (1.66%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.66%) Ruby
10 2 (0.83%) Perl
10 2 (0.83%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) C#
11 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (17.84%) MCSE
3 32 (13.28%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (10.79%) CISSP
5 25 (10.37%) CEH
6 24 (9.96%) CCNA
7 22 (9.13%) MCSA
8 15 (6.22%) GCIA
9 13 (5.39%) MCP
10 12 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (4.56%) MCITP
12 8 (3.32%) CCNP
12 8 (3.32%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (3.32%) Degree
12 8 (3.32%) Security+ Certification
13 7 (2.90%) CCVP
14 5 (2.07%) DBS Check
15 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.24%) GCIH
15 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.47%) SLA
2 10 (4.15%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 143 (59.34%) Active Directory
2 59 (24.48%) Hyper-V
3 49 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (7.47%) VMware ESX
5 13 (5.39%) vSphere
6 11 (4.56%) XenApp
7 8 (3.32%) Samba
7 8 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (2.90%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.07%) Docker
9 5 (2.07%) Varnish
10 3 (1.24%) vCloud
11 2 (0.83%) KVM
11 2 (0.83%) NDS
11 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (9.54%) SCCM
2 14 (5.81%) WSUS
3 8 (3.32%) Puppet
3 8 (3.32%) SCOM
4 7 (2.90%) Kibana
5 6 (2.49%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.49%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.49%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.07%) FortiGate
6 5 (2.07%) HAProxy
6 5 (2.07%) logstash
7 4 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.24%) Grafana
8 3 (1.24%) Nessus
9 2 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.83%) Graphite
9 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.41%) Ansible
10 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 100 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 90 (37.34%) VMware
3 88 (36.51%) Cisco
4 54 (22.41%) CheckPoint
5 52 (21.58%) Juniper
6 46 (19.09%) Palo Alto
7 44 (18.26%) Blue Coat
8 43 (17.84%) F5
9 42 (17.43%) Crossbeam
9 42 (17.43%) Sourcefire
10 31 (12.86%) HP
11 21 (8.71%) Apple
12 20 (8.30%) Citrix
13 16 (6.64%) Dell
14 15 (6.22%) Google
15 13 (5.39%) NetApp
16 11 (4.56%) IBM
16 11 (4.56%) Novell
16 11 (4.56%) Oracle
17 9 (3.73%) EMC
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