The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.72% 6.12% 8.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.03% 21.43% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,842 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -27.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,185 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.64% 28.57% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 32
Average salary £32,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Basildon

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) MCSE
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) MCITP
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) MCP
7 6 (33.33%) ADSI
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (27.78%) IPFX
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) ERP
8 5 (27.78%) Polycom
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
8 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) SAP Business One
9 4 (22.22%) SAP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) ADSL
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) ADSI
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ERP
1 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCSE
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCITP
2 6 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) VCP5
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) CCA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Polycom
3 5 (27.78%) IPFX
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) VMware