The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Andover region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 13.85% 7.84% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 36.92% 15.69% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 11
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows Server 2008
Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Andover

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Andover region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) DHCP
4 10 (76.92%) Symantec
4 10 (76.92%) DNS
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) SCCM
5 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (61.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (61.54%) HP SIM
6 8 (61.54%) SCOM
6 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
6 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
6 8 (61.54%) SLA
6 8 (61.54%) HP
6 8 (61.54%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Administrator
2 8 (61.54%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (61.54%) HP SIM
2 8 (61.54%) SCOM
2 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Symantec
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL