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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 83 96 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -60
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 18 1 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.76% 0.10% 6.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.83% 0.37% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 47
Average salary £26,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 - £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
309 267 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.15% 26.92% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 280 233 201
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 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 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Brighton

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 24 (75.00%) VMware
4 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
5 22 (68.75%) MS Exchange
5 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (56.25%) MS Office
9 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
10 15 (46.88%) MCP
10 15 (46.88%) VMware Server
10 15 (46.88%) Network Architecture
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (21.88%) DNS
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.75%) IIS
14 5 (15.63%) Firewall
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (15.63%) SaaS
15 4 (12.50%) Citrix
15 4 (12.50%) SAN
16 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
16 3 (9.38%) DHCP
16 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
16 3 (9.38%) Symantec
16 3 (9.38%) McAfee
16 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (68.75%) MS Exchange
1 22 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) IIS
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Office
2 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) VLAN
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) PBX
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) IT Support
2 18 (56.25%) Support Engineer
3 15 (46.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 15 (46.88%) Help Desk Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Consultant
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Network Architecture
2 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (46.88%) VMware Server
4 3 (9.38%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec
4 3 (9.38%) McAfee
4 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
Brighton, East Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago