The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 27 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.47% 6.58% 4.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.11% 19.05% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 28
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 189 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 26.86% 34.55% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 147 102
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

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
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (73.85%) Active Directory
3 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
4 32 (49.23%) VMware
5 31 (47.69%) DNS
5 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (44.62%) SQL
7 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
7 27 (41.54%) DHCP
8 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 21 (32.31%) Firewall
10 20 (30.77%) FTP
10 20 (30.77%) MS Office
11 19 (29.23%) Citrix
11 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (27.69%) vSphere
12 18 (27.69%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (26.15%) VPN
13 17 (26.15%) SLA
14 16 (24.62%) DMZ
14 16 (24.62%) WAN
14 16 (24.62%) LAN
14 16 (24.62%) Windows 8
15 15 (23.08%) VMware ESX
16 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
17 12 (18.46%) Finance
17 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
18 11 (16.92%) SAN

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
4 7 (10.77%) Lync
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Office
2 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) IaaS
2 4 (6.15%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) DNS
2 27 (41.54%) DHCP
3 25 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 21 (32.31%) Firewall
5 20 (30.77%) FTP
6 18 (27.69%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (26.15%) VPN
8 16 (24.62%) DMZ
8 16 (24.62%) WAN
8 16 (24.62%) LAN
9 11 (16.92%) SAN
10 10 (15.38%) VoIP
11 6 (9.23%) Internet
12 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.69%) DTS
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
1 1 (1.54%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.54%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Online Betting
3 3 (4.62%) French Language
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Military
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Analyst
2 20 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Desktop Support
5 11 (16.92%) Team Leader
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Support Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (10.77%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Administrator
9 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (4.62%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (3.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) iPad
3 3 (4.62%) iPhone
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.08%) PKI
4 2 (3.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (47.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (24.62%) Windows 8
5 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (13.85%) Linux
6 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
7 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.08%) UNIX
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) ITIL
2 6 (9.23%) Change Management
3 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
4 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.62%) Project Management
5 3 (4.62%) Information Management
5 3 (4.62%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.08%) Data Management
6 2 (3.08%) CRM
6 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) C
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) C++
3 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 5 (7.69%) MCP
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) HND
6 2 (3.08%) CCNP
6 2 (3.08%) MCITP
7 1 (1.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (73.85%) Active Directory
2 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.69%) vSphere
4 15 (23.08%) VMware ESX
5 10 (15.38%) XenApp
6 7 (10.77%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (9.23%) Xen
8 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.54%) UAG
10 1 (1.54%) XenServer
10 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
2 8 (12.31%) SCOM
3 6 (9.23%) SCCM
4 3 (4.62%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.62%) WSUS
5 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Microsoft
2 32 (49.23%) VMware
3 19 (29.23%) Citrix
4 9 (13.85%) Cisco
5 4 (6.15%) NetApp
5 4 (6.15%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) Brocade
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Symantec
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle
7 2 (3.08%) Primavera
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.54%) Veeam
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) Novell
8 1 (1.54%) Websense
8 1 (1.54%) SAP
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