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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 8 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 77 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.32% 6.43% 6.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.31% 23.89% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 20 33
Average salary £44,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.85% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £58,000
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
191 113 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 50.40% 26.90% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 175 91 154
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 3 August 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (71.68%) Active Directory
3 79 (69.91%) VMware
4 78 (69.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (44.25%) DNS
6 48 (42.48%) Firewall
7 47 (41.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
9 41 (36.28%) SCCM
10 39 (34.51%) Citrix
10 39 (34.51%) DHCP
11 38 (33.63%) Finance
12 37 (32.74%) Data Centre
13 36 (31.86%) Cisco
14 32 (28.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (28.32%) Linux
15 31 (27.43%) WAN
16 30 (26.55%) vSphere
17 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
18 28 (24.78%) Patch Management
19 27 (23.89%) Back Office
20 26 (23.01%) MS Office
20 26 (23.01%) LAN
21 24 (21.24%) Project Management
21 24 (21.24%) C
21 24 (21.24%) WSUS
22 23 (20.35%) Lync
22 23 (20.35%) Exchange Server 2010
22 23 (20.35%) MS Exchange
22 23 (20.35%) VMware ESX

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 23 (20.35%) MS Exchange
1 23 (20.35%) Lync
1 23 (20.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (18.58%) IIS
3 17 (15.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.77%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (23.01%) MS Office
2 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.96%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (6.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Primavera
1 3 (2.65%) Teamcenter
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) SaaS
1 4 (3.54%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (44.25%) DNS
2 48 (42.48%) Firewall
3 39 (34.51%) DHCP
4 31 (27.43%) WAN
5 26 (23.01%) LAN
6 21 (18.58%) TCP/IP
7 17 (15.04%) SAN
7 17 (15.04%) Internet
8 13 (11.50%) NAS
9 11 (9.73%) VPN
10 7 (6.19%) MPLS
11 4 (3.54%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.54%) DEFINITY
11 4 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (3.54%) VLAN
11 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
General
1 38 (33.63%) Finance
2 27 (23.89%) Back Office
3 17 (15.04%) Online Betting
4 10 (8.85%) Publishing
5 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
6 8 (7.08%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.65%) Law
7 3 (2.65%) Legal
8 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (30.09%) Analyst
2 28 (24.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) Support Engineer
4 25 (22.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (22.12%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (22.12%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 20 (17.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (16.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (11.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Architect
9 8 (7.08%) Applications Architect
9 8 (7.08%) IT Support
10 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 7 (6.19%) Desktop Support
10 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Systems Support
12 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) .NET
1 13 (11.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.74%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.04%) Blackberry
2 17 (15.04%) Clustering
3 7 (6.19%) Fat Client
3 7 (6.19%) iSeries
3 7 (6.19%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.19%) Thin Client
3 7 (6.19%) BYOD
4 3 (2.65%) Biometrics
4 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (41.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (28.32%) Linux
3 32 (28.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (18.58%) Mac OS X
5 18 (15.93%) Windows 7
6 17 (15.04%) Mac OS
7 7 (6.19%) UNIX
7 7 (6.19%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) Patch Management
2 24 (21.24%) Project Management
3 21 (18.58%) Load Balancing
4 19 (16.81%) Migration
5 18 (15.93%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (15.93%) Server Building
6 17 (15.04%) High Availability
6 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.27%) ITIL
8 13 (11.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.50%) Business Continuity
8 13 (11.50%) Release Management
9 11 (9.73%) Service Management
9 11 (9.73%) Server Patching
10 10 (8.85%) Change Management
10 10 (8.85%) Strategic Planning
11 9 (7.96%) Data Management
11 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.96%) Performance Management
11 9 (7.96%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) C
2 18 (15.93%) PowerShell
3 16 (14.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) MCP
2 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.96%) MCITP
5 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.42%) Degree
6 5 (4.42%) HND
6 5 (4.42%) CCNP
6 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.54%) MCSE
8 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) PMBOK
2 6 (5.31%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (71.68%) Active Directory
2 78 (69.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (26.55%) vSphere
4 23 (20.35%) VMware ESX
4 23 (20.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (19.47%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (15.93%) XenApp
7 16 (14.16%) Hyper-V
8 12 (10.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (7.96%) XenDesktop
10 4 (3.54%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (36.28%) SCCM
2 24 (21.24%) WSUS
3 13 (11.50%) SCSM
3 13 (11.50%) ARCserve
4 11 (9.73%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (9.73%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.08%) SCOM
6 4 (3.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 79 (69.91%) VMware
2 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
3 39 (34.51%) Citrix
4 36 (31.86%) Cisco
5 22 (19.47%) HP
6 18 (15.93%) IBM
7 17 (15.04%) Dell
7 17 (15.04%) Dell Compellent
8 15 (13.27%) Symantec
9 13 (11.50%) Sophos
9 13 (11.50%) Lumension
10 12 (10.62%) NetApp
11 9 (7.96%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.19%) Oracle
13 6 (5.31%) CA
14 4 (3.54%) Riverbed
14 4 (3.54%) Meraki
14 4 (3.54%) Avaya
14 4 (3.54%) Brocade
15 2 (1.77%) SAP
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