Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 70 59
Rank change year-on-year -51 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 96 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.22% 3.80% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.73% 11.25% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 59 181
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,400 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 655 853 1,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.76% 33.74% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 564 633 1,085
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,900 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +4.65%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) VMware
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco
6 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
7 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (32.26%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (22.58%) Unix
11 7 (22.58%) Firewall
12 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 6 (19.35%) Windows 2000
12 6 (19.35%) Solaris
12 6 (19.35%) Juniper
12 6 (19.35%) DHCP
12 6 (19.35%) DNS
12 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
12 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
12 6 (19.35%) French Language
12 6 (19.35%) German Language
12 6 (19.35%) Crossbeam
12 6 (19.35%) Retail
12 6 (19.35%) F5

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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (9.68%) Datadog
4 3 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
3 5 (16.13%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.68%) Travis CI
1 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (19.35%) French Language
1 6 (19.35%) German Language
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Backup Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) Unix
6 6 (19.35%) Solaris
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 2000
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.68%) CentOS
8 3 (9.68%) DC/OS
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Data Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (9.68%) SDLC
3 3 (9.68%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Service Design
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Email Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) Docker
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (9.68%) VirtualBox
5 2 (6.45%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
1 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Packer
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
4 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 6 (19.35%) Crossbeam
4 6 (19.35%) F5
4 6 (19.35%) Juniper
4 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.90%) CommVault
6 3 (9.68%) Google
6 3 (9.68%) New Relic
6 3 (9.68%) Splunk
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Dell