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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 18 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.50% 3.81% 11.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 10.26% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £30,000 £34,185 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% -34.88%
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
11 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 9.91% 37.14% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 25
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) IPFX
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Polycom
5 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (50.00%) ERP
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) SAP
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) SAP Business One
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) MCSE
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) VCP5
2 2 (16.67%) CCA
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Polycom
2 6 (50.00%) IPFX
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle