Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 112 79
Rank change year-on-year +22 -33 -31
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 78 70 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.72% 2.23% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 10.94% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 113
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -20.00% -23.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £53,000 £48,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 760 640 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.51% 20.41% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 598 536 781
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,178 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.51% -7.43% +8.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Buckinghamshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Milton Keynes +28 53 £38,500 +48.08% 3
Aylesbury +2 9 £27,500 +19.57% 1
High Wycombe +10 6 £52,500 +69.35% 4
Chesham - 6 £33,000 -
Marlow -20 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (75.64%) Windows Server
3 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
4 48 (61.54%) Windows 7
5 47 (60.26%) VMware
6 46 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
7 43 (55.13%) MS Exchange
8 38 (48.72%) SQL Server
9 31 (39.74%) Windows 10
9 31 (39.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (37.18%) Citrix
11 27 (34.62%) Windows 8
12 25 (32.05%) SAN
13 24 (30.77%) Mac OS X
13 24 (30.77%) Firewall
13 24 (30.77%) PowerShell
14 23 (29.49%) SCCM
15 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (26.92%) SQL
16 20 (25.64%) MCSE
16 20 (25.64%) Finance
17 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (20.51%) Cisco
20 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
21 14 (17.95%) SharePoint Server
21 14 (17.95%) MCSA
21 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
22 13 (16.67%) VoIP

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 43 (55.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 14 (17.95%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (11.54%) IIS
6 7 (8.97%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) SAN
2 24 (30.77%) Firewall
3 13 (16.67%) VoIP
4 12 (15.38%) LAN
4 12 (15.38%) WAN
5 10 (12.82%) DNS
5 10 (12.82%) VLAN
6 8 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (7.69%) Broadband
7 6 (7.69%) DHCP
8 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.13%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.13%) LDAP
10 1 (1.28%) Network Security
10 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Legal
2 6 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
2 26 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (25.64%) Infrastructure Support
3 20 (25.64%) Support Analyst
4 18 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 18 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (21.79%) Support Engineer
6 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 15 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 13 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 12 (15.38%) Server Engineer
10 11 (14.10%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (14.10%) Windows Server Engineer
11 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (12.82%) IT Engineer
12 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (10.26%) Active Directory Engineer
12 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) .NET
1 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
1 7 (8.97%) XML
1 7 (8.97%) YAML
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
1 2 (2.56%) EPoS
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (75.64%) Windows Server
3 48 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 46 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (39.74%) Windows 10
6 27 (34.62%) Windows 8
7 24 (30.77%) Mac OS X
8 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.56%) Android
11 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.28%) Linux
12 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.97%) Task Automation
4 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.85%) Network Design
8 2 (2.56%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (1.28%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.28%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.28%) CRM
9 1 (1.28%) ERP
9 1 (1.28%) Logistics
9 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.28%) Network Virtualisation
9 1 (1.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (25.64%) MCSE
3 14 (17.95%) MCSA
4 11 (14.10%) CCNA
4 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.10%) MCP
5 6 (7.69%) MCITP
6 3 (3.85%) Degree
7 2 (2.56%) CCA
7 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.56%) VCP6
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.28%) MCDST
8 1 (1.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
2 31 (39.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) XenApp
5 3 (3.85%) VirtualBox
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (29.49%) SCCM
2 7 (8.97%) Ansible
3 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
2 47 (60.26%) VMware
3 29 (37.18%) Citrix
4 16 (20.51%) Cisco
5 12 (15.38%) Avaya
5 12 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
5 12 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.85%) Apple
7 2 (2.56%) Kaseya
7 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.28%) Altiris
8 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.28%) Juniper
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec