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 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 55 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 100 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.43% 5.14% 4.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.12% 16.50% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 99 76
Median salary £38,750 £36,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.44% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,250
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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 415 606 628
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 33.88% 31.14% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 315 553 464
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (53.64%) Cisco
3 58 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (50.91%) Windows Server
5 55 (50.00%) Linux
6 53 (48.18%) TCP/IP
7 47 (42.73%) CheckPoint
8 46 (41.82%) Unix
9 45 (40.91%) Juniper
10 43 (39.09%) Firewall
11 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
11 42 (38.18%) Windows 2000
11 42 (38.18%) Solaris
11 42 (38.18%) Blue Coat
11 42 (38.18%) Sourcefire
11 42 (38.18%) Crossbeam
11 42 (38.18%) F5
11 42 (38.18%) Palo Alto
12 39 (35.45%) Risk Management
13 38 (34.55%) ITIL
14 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 34 (30.91%) VMware
16 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
17 24 (21.82%) SQL Server
18 23 (20.91%) Mentoring
19 22 (20.00%) German Language
20 21 (19.09%) Identity Management
20 21 (19.09%) Coaching
20 21 (19.09%) Kalman Filter
21 19 (17.27%) Hyper-V

Windows Server 2008
Top Related 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 15 (13.64%) IIS
2 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.27%) Apache
5 7 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.55%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.55%) nginx
7 5 (4.55%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.73%) Documentum
9 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.91%) JBoss
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Office 365
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.55%) Google App Engine
2 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (48.18%) TCP/IP
2 43 (39.09%) Firewall
3 18 (16.36%) DNS
4 15 (13.64%) DHCP
5 13 (11.82%) SAN
5 13 (11.82%) VPN
6 10 (9.09%) LAN
6 10 (9.09%) WAN
7 6 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (4.55%) NAS
8 5 (4.55%) OpenVPN
8 5 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (4.55%) VLAN
9 4 (3.64%) ADSL
9 4 (3.64%) Internet
10 3 (2.73%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.82%) Skype
12 1 (0.91%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) MySQL
3 6 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.91%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (20.00%) German Language
2 15 (13.64%) French Language
3 6 (5.45%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Finance
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
5 2 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (35.45%) Security Engineer
2 35 (31.82%) Juniper Engineer
3 28 (25.45%) Support Engineer
4 24 (21.82%) IT Support
5 21 (19.09%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 21 (19.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (19.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 21 (19.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 21 (19.09%) Senior Security Engineer
6 20 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (14.55%) Analyst
7 16 (14.55%) IT Engineer
8 15 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 11 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (9.09%) IT Analyst
10 10 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (9.09%) Technical Support
10 10 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (4.55%) Kafka
1 5 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) CSS3
3 1 (0.91%) HTML
3 1 (0.91%) HTML5
3 1 (0.91%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) WAP
3 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.73%) Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.82%) PKI
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.91%) iPhone
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 56 (50.91%) Windows Server
4 55 (50.00%) Linux
5 46 (41.82%) Unix
6 42 (38.18%) Solaris
6 42 (38.18%) Windows 2000
7 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 9 (8.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (6.36%) Windows 7
11 6 (5.45%) CentOS
12 5 (4.55%) Windows 10
13 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.91%) Android
14 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Risk Management
2 38 (34.55%) ITIL
3 23 (20.91%) Mentoring
4 21 (19.09%) Coaching
4 21 (19.09%) Identity Management
4 21 (19.09%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (8.18%) High Availability
6 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.55%) Microservices
8 5 (4.55%) Network Management
9 3 (2.73%) Data Management
9 3 (2.73%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.82%) Process Improvement
10 2 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.82%) Virtual Environments
11 1 (0.91%) Security Operations
11 1 (0.91%) Translating Business Requirements
11 1 (0.91%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.73%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) Java
2 2 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.91%) C#
3 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.91%) Perl
3 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.91%) Python
3 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) MCSE
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.36%) CCNA
2 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.36%) MCP
3 4 (3.64%) MCSA
3 4 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) MCITP
4 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) CEH
5 1 (0.91%) CISSP
5 1 (0.91%) Degree
5 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.27%) Hyper-V
2 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Docker
3 5 (4.55%) Varnish
4 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.64%) vSphere
5 3 (2.73%) vCloud
6 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.91%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) WSUS
2 6 (5.45%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.45%) Puppet
2 6 (5.45%) SCCM
3 5 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 5 (4.55%) Kibana
3 5 (4.55%) logstash
3 5 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) Nessus
5 1 (0.91%) Nmap
5 1 (0.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.91%) vMotion
Vendors
1 59 (53.64%) Cisco
2 47 (42.73%) CheckPoint
3 45 (40.91%) Juniper
4 42 (38.18%) Blue Coat
4 42 (38.18%) Crossbeam
4 42 (38.18%) F5
4 42 (38.18%) Palo Alto
4 42 (38.18%) Sourcefire
5 34 (30.91%) VMware
6 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
7 15 (13.64%) HP
8 6 (5.45%) Citrix
8 6 (5.45%) Dell
8 6 (5.45%) EMC
9 5 (4.55%) New Relic
9 5 (4.55%) Veeam
9 5 (4.55%) Veritas
10 3 (2.73%) arcserve
10 3 (2.73%) Lumension
10 3 (2.73%) NetApp
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