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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 12 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 57 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 15.36% 8.57% 7.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.49% 26.25% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 36
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
181 160 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 48.79% 32.65% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 167 130 174
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (79.00%) VMware
2 79 (79.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
4 45 (45.00%) Finance
5 44 (44.00%) Data Centre
6 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 39 (39.00%) Citrix
8 36 (36.00%) VMware ESX
9 35 (35.00%) Firewall
9 35 (35.00%) DNS
9 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (33.00%) vSphere
10 33 (33.00%) SCCM
11 32 (32.00%) WAN
12 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (30.00%) LAN
14 29 (29.00%) Cisco
15 26 (26.00%) Microsoft App-V
16 25 (25.00%) DHCP
17 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
18 22 (22.00%) Linux
18 22 (22.00%) MS Office
19 21 (21.00%) IIS
20 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
20 20 (20.00%) Lync
21 19 (19.00%) WSUS
21 19 (19.00%) Patch Management
21 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
22 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (21.00%) IIS
2 20 (20.00%) Lync
3 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (18.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Office
2 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Primavera
1 4 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.00%) Firewall
1 35 (35.00%) DNS
2 32 (32.00%) WAN
3 30 (30.00%) LAN
4 25 (25.00%) DHCP
5 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (17.00%) SAN
7 12 (12.00%) NAS
8 11 (11.00%) Internet
9 7 (7.00%) VPN
10 4 (4.00%) MPLS
11 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.00%) VLAN
11 2 (2.00%) SSL
11 2 (2.00%) DEFINITY
11 2 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.00%) 3G
12 1 (1.00%) HTTP
12 1 (1.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) UniData
General
1 45 (45.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Back Office
3 10 (10.00%) Publishing
4 7 (7.00%) Online Betting
5 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.00%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.00%) Electronics
7 2 (2.00%) Military
8 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Analyst
2 31 (31.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 30 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 30 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 22 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (17.00%) Support Engineer
5 17 (17.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Desktop Support
8 11 (11.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
10 8 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (7.00%) Architect
12 6 (6.00%) IT Support
13 5 (5.00%) Applications Architect
13 5 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (4.00%) Systems Support
14 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
1 15 (15.00%) Web Services
2 5 (5.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.00%) Clustering
3 12 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.00%) BYOD
4 4 (4.00%) iSeries
4 4 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.00%) Biometrics
5 3 (3.00%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) GIS
6 1 (1.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (22.00%) Linux
5 16 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (11.00%) Mac OS X
6 11 (11.00%) Mac OS
7 7 (7.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.00%) UNIX
9 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (19.00%) Patch Management
3 17 (17.00%) High Availability
3 17 (17.00%) Project Management
3 17 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.00%) Release Management
4 15 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (13.00%) ITIL
6 11 (11.00%) Software Delivery
7 10 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 10 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 10 (10.00%) Migration
8 9 (9.00%) Service Management
9 8 (8.00%) Server Building
9 8 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.00%) Change Management
9 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.00%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (6.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) C
2 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) PHP
4 1 (1.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) MCP
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.00%) MCITP
4 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.00%) CCNP
6 5 (5.00%) HND
6 5 (5.00%) MCSE
6 5 (5.00%) Degree
7 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCA
8 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 79 (79.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 36 (36.00%) VMware ESX
4 33 (33.00%) vSphere
5 26 (26.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (15.00%) XenApp
7 13 (13.00%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (12.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (6.00%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (33.00%) SCCM
2 19 (19.00%) WSUS
3 15 (15.00%) SCSM
3 15 (15.00%) ARCserve
4 7 (7.00%) SCOM
5 5 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.00%) AppDNA
6 3 (3.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 79 (79.00%) VMware
2 40 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 39 (39.00%) Citrix
4 29 (29.00%) Cisco
5 17 (17.00%) Dell
6 15 (15.00%) Lumension
6 15 (15.00%) Sophos
7 14 (14.00%) HP
8 11 (11.00%) CA
9 10 (10.00%) SolarWinds
10 9 (9.00%) NetApp
11 8 (8.00%) IBM
12 7 (7.00%) Symantec
13 5 (5.00%) Oracle
13 5 (5.00%) Brocade
14 2 (2.00%) Meraki
14 2 (2.00%) Nimsoft
14 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.00%) Avaya
14 2 (2.00%) EMC
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