The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 20 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 8.53% 3.66% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 6.38% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 51.16% 57.32% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 6
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Essex

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Brentwood

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) SAN
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
7 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (33.33%) MCSE
7 6 (33.33%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (27.78%) MCDST
8 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
8 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
8 5 (27.78%) Handset
8 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
8 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (27.78%) Wireless
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) MS Office

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
5 4 (22.22%) VLAN
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Desktop Support
2 6 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
1 5 (27.78%) Handset
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) MCDST
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp