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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 16 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.75% 4.90% 8.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 15.63% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £33,250 £34,185 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,837 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,185 £53,000
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
24 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 18.60% 31.37% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 30
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 16 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) MCSE
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (35.29%) ERP
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Polycom
7 6 (35.29%) Terminal Services
7 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) IPFX
7 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) SAP
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) MCP
9 4 (23.53%) ADSI
9 4 (23.53%) MCITP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) ADSL
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ERP
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) VCP5
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (35.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Polycom
3 6 (35.29%) IPFX
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) VMware