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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 21 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 54 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 12.50% 9.11% 5.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.60% 30.77% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 24
Average salary £44,500 £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,750 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
203 117 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 46.99% 29.62% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 181 95 132
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 2 September 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (70.69%) Active Directory
3 76 (65.52%) VMware
4 75 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (42.24%) Firewall
6 48 (41.38%) DNS
6 48 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 41 (35.34%) Citrix
9 38 (32.76%) Finance
9 38 (32.76%) SCCM
10 37 (31.90%) DHCP
11 35 (30.17%) Linux
11 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 35 (30.17%) Data Centre
12 33 (28.45%) Cisco
13 31 (26.72%) MS Office
13 31 (26.72%) vSphere
14 28 (24.14%) WAN
15 27 (23.28%) Back Office
16 26 (22.41%) SQL Server
16 26 (22.41%) C
16 26 (22.41%) Patch Management
17 25 (21.55%) Mac OS X
18 22 (18.97%) VMware ESX
18 22 (18.97%) Project Management
19 21 (18.10%) XenApp
19 21 (18.10%) Windows 7
19 21 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (18.10%) Blackberry

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (18.10%) MS Exchange
1 21 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (16.38%) Lync
3 18 (15.52%) IIS
4 13 (11.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.59%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.86%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (26.72%) MS Office
2 19 (16.38%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.76%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (6.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Primavera
1 3 (2.59%) Teamcenter
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Office 365
2 4 (3.45%) Symantec.cloud
2 4 (3.45%) SaaS
3 3 (2.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (42.24%) Firewall
2 48 (41.38%) DNS
3 37 (31.90%) DHCP
4 28 (24.14%) WAN
5 21 (18.10%) LAN
5 21 (18.10%) TCP/IP
6 19 (16.38%) Internet
7 13 (11.21%) SAN
8 11 (9.48%) VPN
8 11 (9.48%) NAS
9 7 (6.03%) MPLS
10 4 (3.45%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (3.45%) VLAN
10 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.45%) DEFINITY
11 2 (1.72%) SSL
11 2 (1.72%) 3G
11 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) MySQL
3 9 (7.76%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.86%) Big Data
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 27 (23.28%) Back Office
3 17 (14.66%) Online Betting
4 11 (9.48%) Publishing
4 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.90%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.59%) Law
6 3 (2.59%) Legal
7 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Analyst
2 30 (25.86%) Support Engineer
3 29 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 27 (23.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (21.55%) Senior Analyst
5 25 (21.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 22 (18.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Architect
8 10 (8.62%) IT Support
9 9 (7.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Applications Architect
11 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (6.03%) Project Manager
11 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
12 6 (5.17%) Desktop Support
13 5 (4.31%) Systems Support
13 5 (4.31%) Support Technician
13 5 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) .NET
1 9 (7.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.17%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.10%) Blackberry
3 13 (11.21%) Clustering
4 8 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 8 (6.90%) Thin Client
5 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
5 7 (6.03%) iSeries
5 7 (6.03%) BYOD
6 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.59%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.72%) iPad
8 2 (1.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (30.17%) Linux
3 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (21.55%) Mac OS X
5 21 (18.10%) Windows 7
6 19 (16.38%) Mac OS
7 9 (7.76%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.03%) UNIX
9 6 (5.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Patch Management
2 22 (18.97%) Project Management
3 20 (17.24%) Migration
4 18 (15.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (15.52%) Server Building
5 17 (14.66%) Load Balancing
6 15 (12.93%) ITIL
7 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.21%) High Availability
8 11 (9.48%) Strategic Planning
8 11 (9.48%) Server Patching
9 10 (8.62%) Change Management
10 9 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (7.76%) Service Management
10 9 (7.76%) Data Management
10 9 (7.76%) Business Continuity
10 9 (7.76%) Release Management
11 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (6.03%) Project Planning
12 7 (6.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) C
2 17 (14.66%) SQL
3 16 (13.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) MCP
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.76%) MCITP
5 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.31%) Degree
6 5 (4.31%) HND
6 5 (4.31%) CCNP
6 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.45%) MCSE
8 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) PMBOK
2 6 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (70.69%) Active Directory
2 75 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (26.72%) vSphere
4 22 (18.97%) VMware ESX
5 21 (18.10%) XenApp
6 20 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 20 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (14.66%) Hyper-V
8 13 (11.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (7.76%) XenDesktop
10 4 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (32.76%) SCCM
2 20 (17.24%) WSUS
3 11 (9.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (9.48%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.76%) ARCserve
4 9 (7.76%) SCSM
5 6 (5.17%) SCOM
6 4 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 76 (65.52%) VMware
2 44 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 41 (35.34%) Citrix
4 33 (28.45%) Cisco
5 20 (17.24%) HP
6 18 (15.52%) IBM
7 15 (12.93%) Symantec
8 13 (11.21%) NetApp
8 13 (11.21%) Dell
8 13 (11.21%) Dell Compellent
9 11 (9.48%) Sophos
10 9 (7.76%) Lumension
11 8 (6.90%) Oracle
12 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds
13 6 (5.17%) Avaya
14 5 (4.31%) CA
15 4 (3.45%) Meraki
15 4 (3.45%) Riverbed
16 3 (2.59%) WatchGuard
16 3 (2.59%) NETGEAR
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