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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 250 181 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.72% 4.70% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.73% 13.76% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 237 171 176
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
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 Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1267 1315 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.06% 34.12% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1124 1033
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 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 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
Southampton -7 47 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Winchester +9 45 £40,000 +47.46% 3
Portsmouth +3 39 £44,500 - 3
Andover +12 27 £36,000 +60.00% 3
Basingstoke +19 23 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Fareham +10 16 £29,750 -30.00%
Hook 0 10 £45,000 +57.89%
Ringwood - 7 £19,750 -
Havant +1 6 £27,500 - 4
Farnborough -1 3 £21,000 -53.33% 1
Eastleigh +3 2 £32,250 -24.11%
Gosport - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £24,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 508 (100.00%) Windows
2 337 (66.34%) Microsoft
3 277 (54.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 243 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 240 (47.24%) Active Directory
6 237 (46.65%) VMware
7 175 (34.45%) MS Exchange
8 166 (32.68%) Firewall
9 158 (31.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 154 (30.31%) Citrix
11 137 (26.97%) MS Excel
12 130 (25.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 129 (25.39%) TCP/IP
14 128 (25.20%) SQL
15 121 (23.82%) ITIL
16 111 (21.85%) SQL Server
17 109 (21.46%) Security Cleared
18 103 (20.28%) MCSE
19 99 (19.49%) Windows XP
20 97 (19.09%) Windows 7
21 92 (18.11%) DNS
22 91 (17.91%) Oracle
23 88 (17.32%) Cisco
24 82 (16.14%) MS Office
25 80 (15.75%) Linux
25 80 (15.75%) SC Cleared
26 79 (15.55%) DV Cleared
26 79 (15.55%) HP
27 78 (15.35%) MCITP
28 77 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 175 (34.45%) MS Exchange
2 77 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (14.37%) SharePoint
4 56 (11.02%) IIS
5 50 (9.84%) Lync
6 41 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 39 (7.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.95%) MS Project Server
9 13 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (2.17%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.17%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.59%) Apache
14 2 (0.39%) JBoss
14 2 (0.39%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.39%) CMS
15 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 137 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 82 (16.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Maximo
1 6 (1.18%) SalesLogix
2 5 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.79%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.59%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.66%) Office 365
2 32 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.77%) IaaS
4 3 (0.59%) SaaS
5 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (32.68%) Firewall
2 129 (25.39%) TCP/IP
3 92 (18.11%) DNS
4 71 (13.98%) DHCP
5 50 (9.84%) LAN
5 50 (9.84%) SAN
6 49 (9.65%) WAN
7 29 (5.71%) VPN
8 22 (4.33%) Internet
9 16 (3.15%) VLAN
10 12 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (2.36%) SSL
11 10 (1.97%) NetScaler
11 10 (1.97%) Network Security
11 10 (1.97%) Wireless
12 8 (1.57%) iSCSI
12 8 (1.57%) Wireshark
12 8 (1.57%) LDAP
12 8 (1.57%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.53%) Oracle Database
4 21 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.17%) DB2
7 10 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.57%) MySQL
10 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.59%) CorVu
14 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.20%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (1.57%) JIRA
2 7 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
3 1 (0.20%) NUnit
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.20%) MSTest
3 1 (0.20%) Moq
3 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (8.27%) Finance
2 18 (3.54%) Retail
3 16 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.76%) Back Office
5 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.79%) German Language
7 3 (0.59%) Publishing
7 3 (0.59%) Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Automotive
8 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (15.35%) Support Engineer
2 72 (14.17%) Developer
3 56 (11.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (10.63%) Consultant
4 54 (10.63%) Administrator
5 53 (10.43%) Systems Administrator
6 48 (9.45%) C# Developer
7 40 (7.87%) IT Support
8 30 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 30 (5.91%) Technical Support
9 26 (5.12%) Technical Support Engineer
9 26 (5.12%) Technical Engineer
9 26 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
10 25 (4.92%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 23 (4.53%) Support Consultant
11 23 (4.53%) IT Consultant
12 21 (4.13%) Architect
13 19 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (3.35%) Support Technician
14 17 (3.35%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.57%) HTML
2 70 (13.78%) .NET
3 67 (13.19%) ASP.NET
4 60 (11.81%) XML
5 53 (10.43%) XSLT
6 21 (4.13%) CSS
7 13 (2.56%) jQuery
8 11 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (2.17%) J2EE
9 8 (1.57%) Ajax
10 7 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.18%) HTML5
11 6 (1.18%) LINQ
11 6 (1.18%) CSS3
12 5 (0.98%) COM
13 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.39%) REST
14 2 (0.39%) SOAP
14 2 (0.39%) Web Services
14 2 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.20%) Clustering
2 54 (10.63%) Thin Client
2 54 (10.63%) Fat Client
3 17 (3.35%) Open Source
4 16 (3.15%) Derivative
5 15 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.77%) HACMP
8 8 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.38%) iPad
10 6 (1.18%) iPhone
10 6 (1.18%) CMDB
11 4 (0.79%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.39%) Kindle
13 1 (0.20%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.20%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.20%) PKI
13 1 (0.20%) PDA
13 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 508 (100.00%) Windows
2 277 (54.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 243 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 99 (19.49%) Windows XP
5 97 (19.09%) Windows 7
6 80 (15.75%) Linux
7 75 (14.76%) Windows 8
8 69 (13.58%) Windows 2000 Server
9 67 (13.19%) Windows Vista
10 39 (7.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (7.48%) CentOS
12 36 (7.09%) UNIX
13 34 (6.69%) Oracle Linux
14 29 (5.71%) Solaris
14 29 (5.71%) Windows 2000
15 21 (4.13%) AIX
16 11 (2.17%) Windows NT
17 10 (1.97%) HPUX
18 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.20%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (23.82%) ITIL
2 57 (11.22%) UML
3 54 (10.63%) MVC
4 49 (9.65%) Software Engineering
5 40 (7.87%) Service Delivery
6 30 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (5.12%) CRM
8 25 (4.92%) Change Management
9 22 (4.33%) Security Management
10 19 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (3.54%) Migration
11 18 (3.54%) TOGAF
11 18 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (3.35%) Software Testing
13 16 (3.15%) Programme Management
14 15 (2.95%) SOA
15 13 (2.56%) Mentoring
16 12 (2.36%) Technical Architecture
17 11 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (25.20%) SQL
2 65 (12.80%) JavaScript
2 65 (12.80%) C#
3 52 (10.24%) Shell Script
4 39 (7.68%) Perl
5 36 (7.09%) VB.NET
6 31 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.54%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.54%) VB
7 18 (3.54%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.54%) Java
8 16 (3.15%) Python
9 9 (1.77%) C
10 8 (1.57%) VBScript
11 7 (1.38%) VB6
12 6 (1.18%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 130 (25.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 109 (21.46%) Security Cleared
3 103 (20.28%) MCSE
4 80 (15.75%) SC Cleared
5 79 (15.55%) DV Cleared
6 78 (15.35%) MCITP
7 58 (11.42%) CCA
7 58 (11.42%) Citrix Certification
8 56 (11.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (5.91%) MCTS
10 28 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (5.51%) RHCE
10 28 (5.51%) CCNA
11 27 (5.31%) MCSA
12 25 (4.92%) Degree
13 18 (3.54%) MCP
14 17 (3.35%) RHCSA
15 14 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.38%) PMP
16 7 (1.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.86%) SLA
2 18 (3.54%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 240 (47.24%) Active Directory
2 158 (31.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (13.58%) XenApp
4 58 (11.42%) Hyper-V
5 41 (8.07%) vSphere
6 38 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (7.09%) VMware ESX
8 17 (3.35%) XenDesktop
9 15 (2.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 14 (2.76%) Terminal Services
10 14 (2.76%) XenServer
11 12 (2.36%) Samba
12 11 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.79%) vCloud
14 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.20%) BlackBerry Internet Service
15 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 43 (8.46%) SCCM
2 42 (8.27%) SCOM
3 29 (5.71%) Windows Intune
4 24 (4.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 23 (4.53%) Tivoli
6 19 (3.74%) NetBackup
6 19 (3.74%) HP Data Protector
7 18 (3.54%) HP SIM
8 17 (3.35%) Puppet
9 15 (2.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 9 (1.77%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 9 (1.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 9 (1.77%) Tivoli NetView
11 8 (1.57%) WSUS
11 8 (1.57%) EdgeSight
12 7 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (1.18%) DameWare
13 6 (1.18%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.79%) OpenView
14 4 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 337 (66.34%) Microsoft
2 237 (46.65%) VMware
3 154 (30.31%) Citrix
4 91 (17.91%) Oracle
5 88 (17.32%) Cisco
6 79 (15.55%) HP
7 42 (8.27%) Red Hat
8 29 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (5.71%) IBM
9 26 (5.12%) Symantec
10 23 (4.53%) Sun
11 18 (3.54%) Juniper
12 16 (3.15%) Avaya
12 16 (3.15%) LANDesk
13 15 (2.95%) Lumension
13 15 (2.95%) Remedy
13 15 (2.95%) Borland
14 11 (2.17%) Fujitsu
15 9 (1.77%) SonicWALL
15 9 (1.77%) AppSense
Southampton, Hampshire
Berry Technical
Salary: Benefits + On Call Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago