Period
to 21 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 71 83
Rank change year-on-year -49 +12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 25 93 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.08% 3.86% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 11.43% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 98
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,700 £24,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +5.26%

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 668 814 1,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 28.74% 33.75% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 586 625 1,050
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +6.74%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (40.00%) Office 365
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) ITIL
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) SCCM
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) MCSE
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (20.00%) Ansible
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (20.00%) MCSA
12 5 (20.00%) IIS
13 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management

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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (40.00%) Office 365
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (12.00%) Datadog
5 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) EDMS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Travis CI
2 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.00%) Law
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (12.00%) NHS
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) CentOS
5 4 (16.00%) DC/OS
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) AIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Document Management
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Service Design
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Proactive Management
6 2 (8.00%) Server Management
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCSE
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) MCSA
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) Docker
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (16.00%) VirtualBox
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware
7 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) Ansible
3 4 (16.00%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.00%) SCOM
4 3 (12.00%) Packer
4 3 (12.00%) Terraform
5 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (8.00%) WSUS
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Google
4 3 (12.00%) New Relic
4 3 (12.00%) Splunk
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) WSO2