The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 57 43 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 89 94 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.91% 4.98% 3.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.59% 16.70% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 102
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
610 563 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.79% 29.82% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 472 444 710
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Hemel Hempstead -9 24 £45,000 +52.54%
Stevenage +21 23 £16,500 -26.66%
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £32,500 -
Watford -18 9 £29,000 -27.50%
Letchworth - 5 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth -18 4 £30,000 +11.11%
Borehamwood -4 2 £30,750 +36.66%
Tring - 2 £41,000 -
Baldock - 1 £35,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £27,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £22,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Windows
2 139 (59.15%) Active Directory
3 132 (56.17%) Microsoft
4 131 (55.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 129 (54.89%) VMware
6 120 (51.06%) MS Exchange
7 106 (45.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (34.04%) Cisco
8 80 (34.04%) MS Excel
8 80 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (28.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 65 (27.66%) DNS
11 63 (26.81%) Firewall
12 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 62 (26.38%) MS Office
13 55 (23.40%) Citrix
14 53 (22.55%) Windows Vista
15 50 (21.28%) Windows XP
16 48 (20.43%) ITIL
17 47 (20.00%) DHCP
17 47 (20.00%) Windows 7
18 44 (18.72%) TCP/IP
19 42 (17.87%) VMware ESX
20 41 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 41 (17.45%) Hyper-V
21 40 (17.02%) vSphere
21 40 (17.02%) SQL Server
21 40 (17.02%) IIS
22 36 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2013
23 35 (14.89%) XenApp

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 120 (51.06%) MS Exchange
2 68 (28.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (17.02%) IIS
5 36 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (9.79%) Lync
8 12 (5.11%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 80 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 62 (26.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.40%) Office 365
3 6 (2.55%) PaaS
4 2 (0.85%) IaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (27.66%) DNS
2 63 (26.81%) Firewall
3 47 (20.00%) DHCP
4 44 (18.72%) TCP/IP
5 28 (11.91%) VoIP
6 26 (11.06%) WAN
6 26 (11.06%) VPN
7 22 (9.36%) MPLS
8 20 (8.51%) LAN
9 19 (8.09%) SAN
9 19 (8.09%) Wireless
9 19 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (5.96%) VPLS
11 13 (5.53%) OSPF
11 13 (5.53%) BGP
11 13 (5.53%) Internet
12 8 (3.40%) PBX
12 8 (3.40%) ISDN
12 8 (3.40%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.85%) MySQL
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) MSI
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (9.79%) Finance
2 22 (9.36%) Retail
3 12 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.28%) Local Government
6 2 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (24.26%) Support Engineer
2 48 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (19.57%) Analyst
4 31 (13.19%) Support Analyst
5 29 (12.34%) Technical Support
6 27 (11.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (10.21%) Help Desk Support
8 23 (9.79%) IT Support
9 22 (9.36%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (8.94%) 1st Line Support
11 17 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (6.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 12 (5.11%) Network Engineer
15 12 (5.11%) Network Support
16 11 (4.68%) Senior Support Engineer
16 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 11 (4.68%) Consultant
17 9 (3.83%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.83%) .NET
1 9 (3.83%) X-Windows
2 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.70%) CSS
2 4 (1.70%) HTML
3 3 (1.28%) Web Services
3 3 (1.28%) COM
3 3 (1.28%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.85%) Ajax
4 2 (0.85%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) XSLT
5 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) LAMP
5 1 (0.43%) WCF
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.64%) Clustering
2 23 (9.79%) Mathematics
3 22 (9.36%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.55%) Handset
6 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.85%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.85%) Statistics
7 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 235 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (55.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 106 (45.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (22.55%) Windows Vista
5 50 (21.28%) Windows XP
6 47 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 27 (11.49%) Windows 8
8 21 (8.94%) Windows 2000
9 18 (7.66%) UNIX
10 13 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.83%) Linux
12 6 (2.55%) VMS
13 2 (0.85%) AIX
13 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.43%) ITIL
2 20 (8.51%) PRINCE2
3 18 (7.66%) Change Control
4 17 (7.23%) Service Management
4 17 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (6.81%) Project Management
6 14 (5.96%) Mentoring
6 14 (5.96%) Coaching
7 13 (5.53%) E-Commerce
8 12 (5.11%) Document Management
9 11 (4.68%) CRM
10 10 (4.26%) Time Management
11 8 (3.40%) Migration
12 7 (2.98%) Business Continuity
12 7 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (2.55%) Information Security
14 5 (2.13%) Business Analysis
14 5 (2.13%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (1.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.19%) SQL
2 19 (8.09%) C
3 15 (6.38%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.83%) C#
4 9 (3.83%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.40%) VBScript
5 8 (3.40%) VB
6 3 (1.28%) PHP
7 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (11.91%) SC Cleared
3 28 (11.91%) Security Cleared
4 27 (11.49%) CCNP
5 26 (11.06%) MCSE
5 26 (11.06%) Degree
6 23 (9.79%) MCITP
7 18 (7.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (7.66%) CCNA
8 16 (6.81%) MCP
9 14 (5.96%) MCSA
9 14 (5.96%) MCTS
10 11 (4.68%) VCP4
10 11 (4.68%) VCP5
11 10 (4.26%) MBCS
12 7 (2.98%) VCAP
13 3 (1.28%) MCDST
14 2 (0.85%) VCDX
14 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (59.15%) Active Directory
2 80 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.87%) VMware ESX
4 41 (17.45%) Hyper-V
5 40 (17.02%) vSphere
6 35 (14.89%) XenApp
7 27 (11.49%) XenDesktop
8 21 (8.94%) vCloud
9 12 (5.11%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.55%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.70%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.28%) Firmware
12 3 (1.28%) XenServer
13 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.43%) Xen
14 1 (0.43%) NLBS
14 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (12.34%) Backup Exec
2 23 (9.79%) NetBackup
3 21 (8.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (5.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (5.11%) SCCM
6 6 (2.55%) EdgeSight
7 4 (1.70%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.28%) SCOM
8 3 (1.28%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.85%) Legato
9 2 (0.85%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.85%) WSUS
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.85%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.85%) SCSM
10 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 132 (56.17%) Microsoft
2 129 (54.89%) VMware
3 80 (34.04%) Cisco
4 55 (23.40%) Citrix
5 32 (13.62%) Symantec
6 21 (8.94%) Sophos
6 21 (8.94%) Veritas
7 16 (6.81%) SolarWinds
8 11 (4.68%) Blue Coat
8 11 (4.68%) HP
9 10 (4.26%) IBM
9 10 (4.26%) Acronis
10 8 (3.40%) Apple
11 7 (2.98%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.98%) Veeam
12 6 (2.55%) Fujitsu
12 6 (2.55%) AppSense
12 6 (2.55%) Dell
13 3 (1.28%) EMC
13 3 (1.28%) NetApp
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