The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 72 76 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 5 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.70% 0.61% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 3.47% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 50
Average salary £44,000 £20,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -39.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £21,200 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
296 144 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 27.51% 17.65% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 257 115 267
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Sussex region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 13 £32,500 +62.50% 6
Lewes - 12 £45,000 -
Uckfield - 2 £40,000 -
Hove - 2 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 63 (81.82%) VMware
4 59 (76.62%) MS Exchange
5 48 (62.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (55.84%) SAN
7 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
8 31 (40.26%) XenApp
9 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (37.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (33.77%) vSphere
13 24 (31.17%) Incident Management
13 24 (31.17%) Performance Monitoring
13 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
14 23 (29.87%) Capacity Management
15 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
16 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (23.38%) MS Office
18 15 (19.48%) IIS
18 15 (19.48%) Firewall
19 14 (18.18%) Cisco
19 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (16.88%) DNS
21 12 (15.58%) MCP
21 12 (15.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 12 (15.58%) Network Architecture
21 12 (15.58%) VMware Server
22 11 (14.29%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 59 (76.62%) MS Exchange
2 29 (37.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (19.48%) IIS
6 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
7 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.90%) Lync
9 2 (2.60%) Drupal
9 2 (2.60%) WordPress
9 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (23.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (55.84%) SAN
2 15 (19.48%) Firewall
3 13 (16.88%) DNS
4 10 (12.99%) DHCP
5 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (9.09%) VLAN
6 7 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.19%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.90%) LAN
9 2 (2.60%) WAN
10 1 (1.30%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.30%) PBX
10 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.60%) Publishing
1 2 (2.60%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.30%) Back Office
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (31.17%) IT Support
3 15 (19.48%) IT Support Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Administrator
4 12 (15.58%) Help Desk Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (12.99%) Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Senior IT Support
7 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) Consultant
8 8 (10.39%) Support Technician
8 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Technician
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Technician
9 7 (9.09%) Senior IT Support Analyst
9 7 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Technical Support
9 7 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) COM+
2 4 (5.19%) CSS
2 4 (5.19%) SOAP
2 4 (5.19%) XML
2 4 (5.19%) WCF
2 4 (5.19%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) .NET
3 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Replication
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (62.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.60%) UNIX
7 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Incident Management
1 24 (31.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 23 (29.87%) Capacity Management
3 12 (15.58%) Network Architecture
4 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 7 (9.09%) Change Control
5 5 (6.49%) Change Management
5 5 (6.49%) ISMS
5 5 (6.49%) ITIL
6 4 (5.19%) Validation
6 4 (5.19%) SIEM
6 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Line Management
7 2 (2.60%) Software Licensing
7 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.60%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.19%) C#
3 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.60%) VBA
4 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.60%) Java
4 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) MCP
1 12 (15.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.19%) VCP5
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.60%) MCSA
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) MCITP
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) VCP4
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.26%) XenApp
3 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (33.77%) vSphere
5 12 (15.58%) VMware Server
6 7 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.49%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (9.09%) NetCrunch
3 3 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.90%) WSUS
4 1 (1.30%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 63 (81.82%) VMware
2 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.18%) Cisco
4 10 (12.99%) Citrix
4 10 (12.99%) McAfee
5 8 (10.39%) EMC
6 7 (9.09%) Symantec
6 7 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 7 (9.09%) Splunk
7 6 (7.79%) Dell
8 4 (5.19%) HP
9 3 (3.90%) NetApp
9 3 (3.90%) Veritas
10 2 (2.60%) Wyse
10 2 (2.60%) Mitel
10 2 (2.60%) Adobe
11 1 (1.30%) Avaya
11 1 (1.30%) Sophos
Brighton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Insurance, Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £28,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago