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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 28 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 40 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 9.62% 6.71% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.10% 20.44% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 18
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,900 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,300 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
181 137 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 43.51% 32.85% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 166 119 161
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 April 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (80.00%) VMware
3 70 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (75.56%) Active Directory
5 50 (55.56%) VMware ESX
6 48 (53.33%) Finance
7 39 (43.33%) Citrix
7 39 (43.33%) vSphere
8 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
10 24 (26.67%) Firewall
11 22 (24.44%) XenApp
12 21 (23.33%) MS Office
13 20 (22.22%) WAN
14 19 (21.11%) LAN
14 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (20.00%) SCCM
16 17 (18.89%) Publishing
16 17 (18.89%) Microsoft App-V
16 17 (18.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 16 (17.78%) MS Exchange
17 16 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (16.67%) Linux
18 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
19 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
19 14 (15.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 14 (15.56%) Lync
20 13 (14.44%) DNS
20 13 (14.44%) Cisco
21 12 (13.33%) IIS

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (17.78%) MS Exchange
1 16 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (15.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (15.56%) Lync
3 12 (13.33%) IIS
4 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.22%) Moodle
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.11%) Apache
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.67%) Firewall
2 20 (22.22%) WAN
3 19 (21.11%) LAN
4 13 (14.44%) DNS
5 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.22%) DHCP
6 11 (12.22%) SAN
6 11 (12.22%) Internet
7 7 (7.78%) NAS
8 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.11%) VLAN
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.11%) 3G
9 1 (1.11%) DEFINITY
9 1 (1.11%) HTTP
9 1 (1.11%) SNMP
9 1 (1.11%) VPN
9 1 (1.11%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) UniData
General
1 48 (53.33%) Finance
2 17 (18.89%) Publishing
3 2 (2.22%) Military
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
3 2 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Analyst
2 41 (45.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 39 (43.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 39 (43.33%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (24.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (12.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.56%) Administrator
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.44%) IT Support
10 4 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (3.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) .NET
1 10 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (5.56%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.11%) HTML5
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.22%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Biometrics
4 2 (2.22%) VLE
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) Telematics
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.67%) Linux
5 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.22%) Mac OS
6 11 (12.22%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.11%) UNIX
8 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.11%) CentOS
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
1 11 (12.22%) High Availability
2 10 (11.11%) Release Management
2 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 9 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (7.78%) Project Management
5 6 (6.67%) ITIL
5 6 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.44%) Service Management
7 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.22%) Change Management
8 2 (2.22%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.22%) Data Management
8 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) C
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
3 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.11%) PHP5
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) MCP
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) CCA
4 3 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.33%) MCITP
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.22%) CCNP
5 2 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (75.56%) Active Directory
3 50 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 39 (43.33%) vSphere
5 22 (24.44%) XenApp
6 17 (18.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (18.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) SCCM
2 10 (11.11%) ARCserve
2 10 (11.11%) WSUS
2 10 (11.11%) SCSM
3 9 (10.00%) SCOM
4 6 (6.67%) NetBackup
5 5 (5.56%) AppDNA
6 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.44%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 72 (80.00%) VMware
2 39 (43.33%) Citrix
3 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.44%) Cisco
5 11 (12.22%) Dell
6 10 (11.11%) Sophos
6 10 (11.11%) Lumension
7 9 (10.00%) CA
8 8 (8.89%) HP
9 6 (6.67%) NetApp
9 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.44%) Symantec
10 4 (4.44%) Brocade
10 4 (4.44%) Veeam
11 3 (3.33%) Altiris
12 2 (2.22%) Primavera
12 2 (2.22%) Oracle
12 2 (2.22%) Intel
13 1 (1.11%) Avaya
13 1 (1.11%) Lotus