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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 26 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.20% 6.82% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 31.03% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,842
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +5.37%
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
25 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.01% 21.97% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 25
Average salary £45,000 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (62.50%) Replication
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (25.00%) MCITP
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (12.50%) NHS
8 1 (12.50%) Intranet

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCEE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft