The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 81 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 23 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.88% 3.14% 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.46% 12.96% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 14
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
356 162 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.08% 24.22% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 321 160 351
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
5 14 (51.85%) Citrix
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
7 12 (44.44%) ITIL
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
9 9 (33.33%) DHCP
9 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 9 (33.33%) MS Office
9 9 (33.33%) Law
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) LAN
11 5 (18.52%) WAN
12 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
13 3 (11.11%) SAN
13 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (7.41%) Cisco
14 2 (7.41%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DHCP
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
1 16 (59.26%) Support Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Help Desk Support
3 9 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (29.63%) Administrator
5 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (18.52%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Systems Support
6 5 (18.52%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) IT Administrator
6 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) DBA
7 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Technician
7 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
8 2 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.70%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Citrix
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Progress
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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Posted: Yesterday
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