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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 74 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 26 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.32% 2.59% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.51% 10.34% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 15
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £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
346 174 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.84% 25.07% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 310 165 346
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £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 23 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 21 (58.33%) VMware
5 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
6 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 14 (38.89%) Citrix
8 13 (36.11%) ITIL
8 13 (36.11%) Finance
8 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
9 12 (33.33%) MS Office
10 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
10 11 (30.56%) DHCP
11 9 (25.00%) Law
11 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (25.00%) Cisco
11 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 9 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (22.22%) SAN
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (16.67%) Degree
14 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
15 5 (13.89%) LAN
15 5 (13.89%) WAN
15 5 (13.89%) COM+
15 5 (13.89%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DHCP
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) SAN
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
1 16 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Help Desk Support
3 13 (36.11%) Administrator
4 11 (30.56%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
7 8 (22.22%) Systems Support
8 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (19.44%) IT Administrator
8 7 (19.44%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Technician
9 5 (13.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (13.89%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (13.89%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (13.89%) Support Technician
9 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.33%) MCSA
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) XenServer
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.78%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (8.33%) NetCrunch
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Splunk
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Veritas
7 2 (5.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Progress
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