Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 106 63
Rank change year-on-year -8 -43 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 48 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.46% 1.88% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 6.08% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 66
Reading median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -14.29% -2.00%
10th Percentile £28,600 £25,775 £20,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,375 £55,625
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +2.63%

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 606 789 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.56% 30.94% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 535 658 748
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,600 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,900 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.76% +5.00%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) IIS
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (27.59%) Office 365
10 7 (24.14%) CentOS
10 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) DNS
11 6 (20.69%) DHCP
11 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
11 6 (20.69%) SCCM
11 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
11 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
12 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
12 5 (17.24%) Puppet
12 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL
12 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery

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 10 (34.48%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (27.59%) Office 365
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.34%) Datadog
4 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) Travis CI
1 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
4 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Office 365 Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Principal Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (24.14%) CentOS
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) AIX
7 3 (10.34%) DC/OS
7 3 (10.34%) Unix
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.90%) Windows NT
9 1 (3.45%) Solaris
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Proactive Management
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 3 (10.34%) Server Management
4 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Management
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.34%) Docker
4 3 (10.34%) VirtualBox
5 2 (6.90%) KVM
5 2 (6.90%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.45%) NDS
6 1 (3.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) Ansible
3 4 (13.79%) SCOM
4 3 (10.34%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.34%) Packer
4 3 (10.34%) Terraform
4 3 (10.34%) WSUS
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) EMC
4 3 (10.34%) Google
4 3 (10.34%) New Relic
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Splunk
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) NCR
5 2 (6.90%) VocaLink
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Dell KACE
6 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.45%) Novell
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam