Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 20 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.80% 4.44% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.20% 18.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 56
Swindon median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £30,500 £20,500 £19,625
90th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £48,977
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 164 200 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 22.97% 24.66% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 130 162 216
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,725 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,375 £51,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,625
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.17% +4.64%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Swindon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Office 365
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) HP
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (45.00%) SLA
8 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (40.00%) VMware
9 8 (40.00%) Dell
9 8 (40.00%) CRM
9 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) MCP
9 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (35.00%) SCCM
10 7 (35.00%) SCOM
10 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (30.00%) Software Packaging
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (30.00%) Change Management
11 6 (30.00%) Mac OS X
11 6 (30.00%) Apple
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support
5 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (30.00%) Mac OS X
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) CRM
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) Line Management
2 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Dell
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Apple
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Dell KACE
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) jetNEXUS
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp