The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 60 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 7 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.65% 8.19% 8.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.58% 18.33% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 37
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £21,600 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Windows Server 2008
West 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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 180 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 36.00% 44.67% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 167 129
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 16 (72.73%) SCCM
5 13 (59.09%) VMware
6 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
9 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (40.91%) Mac OS X
10 8 (36.36%) Cisco
10 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
10 8 (36.36%) Patch Management
11 7 (31.82%) vSphere
11 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (31.82%) SCOM
11 7 (31.82%) DNS
11 7 (31.82%) ITIL
12 6 (27.27%) NetApp
12 6 (27.27%) XenServer
13 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (22.73%) Citrix
13 5 (22.73%) DHCP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) SSL
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) ADSL
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) IT Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
1 1 (4.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Mac OS X
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Patch Management
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) RHCT
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 7 (31.82%) vSphere
5 6 (27.27%) XenServer
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (9.09%) UAG
7 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
8 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
8 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) SCCM
2 7 (31.82%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (9.09%) vRealize
4 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) Opsview
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.55%) Sysprep
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Intel Security
6 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) 3Com
8 1 (4.55%) Adobe
8 1 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.55%) Sophos