Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 73 57
Rank change year-on-year -25 -16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 57 137 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.39% 3.93% 4.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 12.05% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 78 221
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £23,125 £25,725 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £55,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 757 1137 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.71% 32.60% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 616 916 1144
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Linux
3 38 (66.67%) Cisco
3 38 (66.67%) Firewall
4 36 (63.16%) Juniper
4 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (61.40%) Unix
5 35 (61.40%) F5
6 34 (59.65%) Solaris
7 32 (56.14%) ITIL
7 32 (56.14%) CheckPoint
8 30 (52.63%) Windows 2000
8 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
8 30 (52.63%) Sourcefire
8 30 (52.63%) Blue Coat
8 30 (52.63%) German Language
8 30 (52.63%) Crossbeam
8 30 (52.63%) Palo Alto
9 22 (38.60%) French Language
10 20 (35.09%) Digital Economy
10 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
11 18 (31.58%) VMware
12 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (24.56%) Windows Server
14 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
15 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
15 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
16 9 (15.79%) SAN
17 8 (14.04%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) SAS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Moodle
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (66.67%) Firewall
2 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.79%) SAN
4 4 (7.02%) DHCP
4 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.02%) snoop
4 4 (7.02%) tcpdump
4 4 (7.02%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.51%) BGP
6 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) NAS
6 2 (3.51%) OSPF
6 2 (3.51%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) PBX
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (52.63%) German Language
2 22 (38.60%) French Language
3 20 (35.09%) Digital Economy
4 3 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Analyst
2 25 (43.86%) Security Analyst
3 22 (38.60%) Blue Coat Analyst
3 22 (38.60%) Firewall Analyst
4 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Security Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Unix Support
7 4 (7.02%) Unix Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.75%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Linux
3 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (61.40%) Unix
5 34 (59.65%) Solaris
6 30 (52.63%) Windows 2000
7 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (24.56%) Windows Server
9 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
11 4 (7.02%) CentOS
12 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
12 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
13 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
13 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
14 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.75%) Debian
14 1 (1.75%) Fedora
14 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
3 5 (8.77%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Identity Management
4 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
4 4 (7.02%) Threat Detection
5 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.75%) Data Management
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.75%) Migration
7 1 (1.75%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.75%) Server Building
7 1 (1.75%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Perl
1 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) CCNA
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) HND
1 1 (1.75%) MCP
1 1 (1.75%) MCSE
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) SAS 70
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) Firmware
4 3 (5.26%) KVM
4 3 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) NFS
5 1 (1.75%) vCloud
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) cPanel
2 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.75%) Plesk
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) Juniper
3 35 (61.40%) F5
4 32 (56.14%) CheckPoint
5 30 (52.63%) Blue Coat
5 30 (52.63%) Crossbeam
5 30 (52.63%) Palo Alto
5 30 (52.63%) Sourcefire
6 18 (31.58%) VMware
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
9 7 (12.28%) HP
10 4 (7.02%) NetApp
10 4 (7.02%) Nortel
10 4 (7.02%) Sun
11 3 (5.26%) Oracle
12 2 (3.51%) Dell
12 2 (3.51%) Symantec
12 2 (3.51%) Veeam
13 1 (1.75%) Aastra