Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 79 84
Rank change year-on-year -57 +5 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 128 286 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.01% 3.30% 3.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 11.96% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 81 220 368
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.67% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1728 2391 2901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.20% 27.60% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1952 2444
Berkshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,325
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Reading -32 56 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Slough +2 30 £36,500 -2.67%
Maidenhead -7 9 £37,500 - 1
Wokingham +3 8 £38,250 +22.40%
Bracknell +1 8 £40,000 -23.81%
Windsor +9 1 £25,000 -52.38%
Newbury -19 1 £39,000 -25.71%
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (57.03%) Windows Server
3 70 (54.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
5 58 (45.31%) Firewall
6 57 (44.53%) Microsoft
7 54 (42.19%) Cisco
8 52 (40.63%) Linux
9 51 (39.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (39.06%) VMware
11 49 (38.28%) ITIL
12 44 (34.38%) TCP/IP
13 43 (33.59%) F5
14 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
15 38 (29.69%) Juniper
16 37 (28.91%) Hyper-V
17 36 (28.13%) Unix
18 35 (27.34%) Solaris
19 32 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (24.22%) CheckPoint
20 31 (24.22%) Windows 2000
20 31 (24.22%) DNS
21 30 (23.44%) German Language
21 30 (23.44%) Crossbeam
21 30 (23.44%) Blue Coat
21 30 (23.44%) Sourcefire
21 30 (23.44%) Palo Alto
22 28 (21.88%) Windows 7
23 27 (21.09%) Windows 10
23 27 (21.09%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring 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 18 (14.06%) IIS
2 17 (13.28%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.38%) Apache
4 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.91%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.13%) SAS
8 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.78%) Confluence
10 1 (0.78%) Documentum
10 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) Moodle
10 1 (0.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.53%) Office 365
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.13%) IaaS
4 4 (3.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.78%) Route 53
5 1 (0.78%) Slack
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (45.31%) Firewall
2 44 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 31 (24.22%) DNS
4 27 (21.09%) DHCP
5 18 (14.06%) SAN
6 17 (13.28%) VPN
7 16 (12.50%) LAN
8 15 (11.72%) WAN
9 12 (9.38%) Internet
9 12 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (7.81%) Intranet
10 10 (7.81%) MPLS
11 9 (7.03%) VLAN
12 8 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (6.25%) iSCSI
12 8 (6.25%) Wireshark
13 4 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (3.13%) SMTP
13 4 (3.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (7.03%) MySQL
6 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
1 1 (0.78%) Subversion
1 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (23.44%) German Language
2 22 (17.19%) French Language
3 20 (15.63%) Digital Economy
4 17 (13.28%) Finance
4 17 (13.28%) Telecoms
5 14 (10.94%) Marketing
6 13 (10.16%) Electronics
6 13 (10.16%) Manufacturing
7 9 (7.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Automotive
9 1 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 52 (40.63%) Analyst
2 34 (26.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (25.78%) Support Engineer
4 25 (19.53%) Security Analyst
5 22 (17.19%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 22 (17.19%) Firewall Analyst
6 18 (14.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (13.28%) Support Analyst
8 15 (11.72%) IT Engineer
9 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support
9 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 14 (10.94%) IT Support
10 13 (10.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (8.59%) Security Engineer
13 10 (7.81%) Administrator
13 10 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (7.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) WCF
2 5 (3.91%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.78%) PRADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.34%) Clustering
3 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.78%) CCTV
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.78%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (57.03%) Windows Server
3 70 (54.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (40.63%) Linux
5 51 (39.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (28.13%) Unix
7 35 (27.34%) Solaris
8 31 (24.22%) Windows 2000
9 28 (21.88%) Windows 7
10 27 (21.09%) Windows 10
11 23 (17.97%) Windows 8
12 13 (10.16%) Windows XP
13 8 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (3.13%) CentOS
15 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
15 3 (2.34%) Windows Vista
16 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
16 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.28%) ITIL
2 20 (15.63%) Risk Management
3 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (10.16%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (10.16%) Presales
3 13 (10.16%) Programme Management
4 12 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 11 (8.59%) Change Management
6 10 (7.81%) Project Management
7 9 (7.03%) Process Management
7 9 (7.03%) System Testing
8 8 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.47%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (5.47%) DevOps
10 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (4.69%) Time Management
11 4 (3.13%) Business Development
11 4 (3.13%) Identity Management
11 4 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.06%) SQL
2 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.13%) Perl
4 2 (1.56%) VBScript
5 1 (0.78%) C#
5 1 (0.78%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.81%) CCNA
3 10 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.47%) MCSE
5 6 (4.69%) MCSA
6 4 (3.13%) CCA
6 4 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.34%) MCP
7 3 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.13%) SAS 70
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.91%) Hyper-V
3 32 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (11.72%) XenApp
6 13 (10.16%) Terminal Services
7 11 (8.59%) KVM
8 10 (7.81%) XenServer
9 8 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (5.47%) XenDesktop
11 5 (3.91%) Firmware
11 5 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (3.91%) vSphere
12 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.78%) NFS
12 1 (0.78%) vCloud
12 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) WSUS
2 8 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 6 (4.69%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.69%) SCCM
4 4 (3.13%) EdgeSight
4 4 (3.13%) SCOM
4 4 (3.13%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.34%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.56%) Puppet
6 2 (1.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.78%) Consul
7 1 (0.78%) cPanel
7 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.78%) Packer
7 1 (0.78%) Plesk
7 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (44.53%) Microsoft
2 54 (42.19%) Cisco
3 50 (39.06%) VMware
4 43 (33.59%) F5
5 38 (29.69%) Juniper
6 31 (24.22%) CheckPoint
7 30 (23.44%) Blue Coat
7 30 (23.44%) Crossbeam
7 30 (23.44%) Palo Alto
7 30 (23.44%) Sourcefire
8 20 (15.63%) Citrix
9 15 (11.72%) SAP
10 11 (8.59%) HP
11 8 (6.25%) McAfee
11 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.69%) NetApp
13 5 (3.91%) AppSense
13 5 (3.91%) Oracle
13 5 (3.91%) Veeam
14 4 (3.13%) Sun