The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 255 201 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.90% 5.10% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.48% 15.36% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 224 190 169
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £24,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1309 1309 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.45% 33.23% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1142 985
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Southampton -13 50 £40,000 +36.75% 7
Winchester +7 47 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Portsmouth +23 42 £44,500 -11.88% 1
Basingstoke +18 28 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Andover +2 24 £35,000 -2.77%
Farnborough -14 15 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Havant +7 11 £35,000 +22.80% 3
Fareham +8 8 £24,500 -14.78% 1
Hook +4 3 £45,000 +57.89%
Petersfield - 2 £26,000 -
Ringwood - 2 £17,500 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 514 (100.00%) Windows
2 328 (63.81%) Microsoft
3 263 (51.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 252 (49.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 228 (44.36%) Active Directory
6 223 (43.39%) VMware
7 170 (33.07%) MS Exchange
8 142 (27.63%) MS Excel
9 136 (26.46%) ITIL
10 133 (25.88%) Citrix
11 132 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 127 (24.71%) SQL
12 127 (24.71%) Firewall
13 118 (22.96%) Security Cleared
14 112 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 111 (21.60%) TCP/IP
16 100 (19.46%) Windows 7
17 99 (19.26%) SQL Server
18 93 (18.09%) Cisco
19 92 (17.90%) DNS
20 90 (17.51%) HTML
21 87 (16.93%) DV Cleared
21 87 (16.93%) Exchange Server 2010
22 83 (16.15%) DHCP
23 82 (15.95%) JavaScript
24 79 (15.37%) Linux
25 78 (15.18%) ASP.NET
25 78 (15.18%) .NET
26 77 (14.98%) C#
27 76 (14.79%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 170 (33.07%) MS Exchange
2 87 (16.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (11.48%) SharePoint
4 47 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (8.75%) Lync
6 43 (8.37%) IIS
7 42 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.14%) MS Project Server
9 10 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
9 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.78%) Apache
11 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.39%) JBoss
12 2 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.39%) CMS
12 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 142 (27.63%) MS Excel
2 74 (14.40%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Maximo
2 4 (0.78%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.19%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.84%) Office 365
2 24 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.97%) IaaS
4 2 (0.39%) SaaS
4 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (24.71%) Firewall
2 111 (21.60%) TCP/IP
3 92 (17.90%) DNS
4 83 (16.15%) DHCP
5 54 (10.51%) LAN
6 53 (10.31%) SAN
7 51 (9.92%) WAN
8 29 (5.64%) Internet
9 22 (4.28%) VPN
10 16 (3.11%) Wireshark
11 15 (2.92%) VoIP
11 15 (2.92%) NetScaler
12 14 (2.72%) VLAN
13 10 (1.95%) Wireless
13 10 (1.95%) iSCSI
14 9 (1.75%) Unified Communications
14 9 (1.75%) IP Telephony
14 9 (1.75%) PBX
15 8 (1.56%) SSL
15 8 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.78%) CorVu
10 4 (0.78%) DB2
10 4 (0.78%) MySQL
11 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.19%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (1.17%) JIRA
4 2 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.19%) MSI
5 1 (0.19%) NUnit
5 1 (0.19%) MSTest
5 1 (0.19%) Moq
5 1 (0.19%) WinDbg
General
1 43 (8.37%) Finance
2 23 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.70%) Back Office
4 15 (2.92%) Retail
5 9 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.78%) Publishing
7 3 (0.58%) German Language
8 2 (0.39%) Marketing
8 2 (0.39%) Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (16.34%) Developer
2 82 (15.95%) Support Engineer
3 65 (12.65%) Administrator
4 63 (12.26%) Systems Administrator
5 52 (10.12%) C# Developer
6 51 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 47 (9.14%) Consultant
8 42 (8.17%) Analyst
9 38 (7.39%) Linux Engineer
9 38 (7.39%) IT Support
10 34 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (6.03%) Technical Engineer
12 26 (5.06%) Technical Support
13 25 (4.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 24 (4.67%) Web Developer
14 24 (4.67%) Office 365 Consultant
15 23 (4.47%) Technical Support Engineer
15 23 (4.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 20 (3.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 20 (3.89%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.51%) HTML
2 78 (15.18%) .NET
2 78 (15.18%) ASP.NET
3 70 (13.62%) XML
4 63 (12.26%) XSLT
5 23 (4.47%) CSS
6 21 (4.09%) jQuery
7 14 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (2.72%) Ajax
8 12 (2.33%) HTML5
8 12 (2.33%) CSS3
8 12 (2.33%) LINQ
9 6 (1.17%) COM
9 6 (1.17%) J2EE
10 4 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.58%) SOAP
11 3 (0.58%) Web Services
12 2 (0.39%) Middleware
12 2 (0.39%) REST
12 2 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.37%) Thin Client
1 43 (8.37%) Fat Client
2 42 (8.17%) Clustering
3 21 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 20 (3.89%) Derivative
5 16 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.17%) CMDB
9 5 (0.97%) HACMP
9 5 (0.97%) IVR
10 4 (0.78%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.58%) iPad
12 2 (0.39%) Life Science
12 2 (0.39%) iPhone
13 1 (0.19%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.19%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.19%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.19%) NHS
13 1 (0.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 514 (100.00%) Windows
2 263 (51.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 252 (49.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 100 (19.46%) Windows 7
5 79 (15.37%) Linux
6 72 (14.01%) Windows XP
7 64 (12.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 55 (10.70%) Windows 8
9 46 (8.95%) Windows Vista
10 44 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (6.23%) UNIX
12 26 (5.06%) Solaris
13 25 (4.86%) Windows 2000
13 25 (4.86%) CentOS
14 24 (4.67%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (2.14%) AIX
16 6 (1.17%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.97%) HPUX
17 5 (0.97%) Debian
18 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (26.46%) ITIL
2 69 (13.42%) MVC
3 61 (11.87%) UML
4 55 (10.70%) Software Engineering
5 41 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (5.06%) Security Management
6 26 (5.06%) Service Delivery
7 22 (4.28%) Technical Architecture
8 21 (4.09%) Open Source
8 21 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (4.09%) Server Building
9 20 (3.89%) Software Testing
10 19 (3.70%) CRM
10 19 (3.70%) Migration
11 18 (3.50%) Capacity Management
12 13 (2.53%) Patch Management
12 13 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.33%) Fault Management
13 12 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 127 (24.71%) SQL
2 82 (15.95%) JavaScript
3 77 (14.98%) C#
4 43 (8.37%) Perl
5 42 (8.17%) VB.NET
6 38 (7.39%) PowerShell
7 35 (6.81%) Shell Script
8 22 (4.28%) Bash Shell
9 21 (4.09%) VB
10 20 (3.89%) Python
11 15 (2.92%) VBScript
12 13 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.33%) Java
14 8 (1.56%) VB6
15 5 (0.97%) C
16 2 (0.39%) PHP
17 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 118 (22.96%) Security Cleared
2 112 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 87 (16.93%) DV Cleared
4 76 (14.79%) SC Cleared
4 76 (14.79%) MCSE
5 67 (13.04%) MCITP
6 52 (10.12%) CCA
6 52 (10.12%) Citrix Certification
7 42 (8.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 38 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (7.39%) CCNA
8 38 (7.39%) RHCE
9 27 (5.25%) MCTS
10 26 (5.06%) MCSA
11 25 (4.86%) Degree
12 23 (4.47%) MCP
13 21 (4.09%) RHCSA
14 8 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.87%) SLA
2 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 228 (44.36%) Active Directory
2 132 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (12.65%) XenApp
4 62 (12.06%) Hyper-V
5 47 (9.14%) vSphere
6 44 (8.56%) VMware ESX
7 40 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (4.28%) XenDesktop
9 18 (3.50%) Samba
9 18 (3.50%) XenServer
10 16 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (2.92%) Terminal Services
11 15 (2.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 54 (10.51%) SCOM
2 45 (8.75%) SCCM
3 30 (5.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 25 (4.86%) HP Data Protector
4 25 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 24 (4.67%) HP SIM
5 24 (4.67%) Windows Intune
6 21 (4.09%) Puppet
7 18 (3.50%) Tivoli
8 11 (2.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (2.14%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.14%) EdgeSight
9 8 (1.56%) WSUS
10 7 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (1.17%) DameWare
12 4 (0.78%) OpenView
12 4 (0.78%) Nagios
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 328 (63.81%) Microsoft
2 223 (43.39%) VMware
3 133 (25.88%) Citrix
4 93 (18.09%) Cisco
5 75 (14.59%) HP
6 71 (13.81%) Oracle
7 34 (6.61%) Symantec
8 31 (6.03%) Red Hat
9 25 (4.86%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (4.67%) Sun
11 18 (3.50%) Avaya
12 16 (3.11%) Remedy
12 16 (3.11%) LANDesk
12 16 (3.11%) 3PAR
13 15 (2.92%) IBM
14 12 (2.33%) AppSense
15 11 (2.14%) Borland
15 11 (2.14%) Lumension
16 10 (1.95%) Fujitsu
16 10 (1.95%) Juniper
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Wavex
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Berry Technical
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott and May
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago