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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 24 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.83% 8.93% 9.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 23.26% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £19,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £27,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
22 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.75% 38.39% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 20
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £19,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) CCEE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix