Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 74
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 31 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.53% 3.98% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.03% 18.13% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 44
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.32% -36.67%
10th Percentile £23,700 £32,575 £27,575
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £50,700
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -4.40%

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 221 182 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.31% 21.95% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 203 171 238
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
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 Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Slough

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Slough over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 17 (54.84%) VMware
6 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
6 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
7 14 (45.16%) DNS
8 13 (41.94%) LAN
8 13 (41.94%) WAN
9 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco
10 11 (35.48%) MPLS
10 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
10 11 (35.48%) VPN
10 11 (35.48%) Citrix
10 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) Linux
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
11 10 (32.26%) VLAN
11 10 (32.26%) WSUS
11 10 (32.26%) DHCP
12 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
12 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (29.03%) CCNA
12 9 (29.03%) Apache

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 13 (41.94%) LAN
2 13 (41.94%) WAN
3 11 (35.48%) MPLS
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
4 10 (32.26%) DHCP
4 10 (32.26%) VLAN
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (29.03%) Firewall
5 9 (29.03%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) Intranet
7 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) SMS
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (29.03%) MySQL
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Back Office
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Electronics
3 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Support Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Linux Support
4 9 (29.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Linux Support
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Support Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (29.03%) Systems Support Analyst
5 8 (25.81%) DevOps Administrator
5 8 (25.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (25.81%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
4 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
10 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
3 7 (22.58%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Hardware Maintenance
6 2 (6.45%) Presales
6 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Process Management
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) System Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CCNA
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
3 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (29.03%) KVM
4 9 (29.03%) Terminal Services
4 9 (29.03%) VMware Workstation
4 9 (29.03%) XenApp
4 9 (29.03%) XenServer
5 7 (22.58%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.23%) Firmware
7 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) WSUS
2 9 (29.03%) ZABBIX
3 4 (12.90%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco
3 11 (35.48%) Citrix
4 9 (29.03%) F5
4 9 (29.03%) McAfee
5 8 (25.81%) SAP
6 4 (12.90%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Apple