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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 70 71 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 68 86 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.38% 3.65% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.32% 14.12% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 113
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
475 609 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.64% 25.88% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 401 517 545
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +15 19 £26,000 -5.45%
Watford +5 19 £27,000 -20.58%
Hemel Hempstead -15 9 £42,000 -6.66%
Welwyn Garden City +1 6 £43,750 -7.89%
Cheshunt - 4 £25,000 -
Potters Bar -4 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Rickmansworth +20 2 £34,250 +24.54%
Hertford -7 2 £23,000 -12.38%
Letchworth -1 1 £32,000 -24.70%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £34,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 106 (73.61%) Windows Server
3 100 (69.44%) Active Directory
4 98 (68.06%) Microsoft
5 97 (67.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (55.56%) VMware
7 68 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (45.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 61 (42.36%) MS Exchange
10 60 (41.67%) DNS
10 60 (41.67%) ITIL
11 58 (40.28%) MS Office
12 56 (38.89%) DHCP
13 49 (34.03%) SQL Server
14 48 (33.33%) Linux
15 47 (32.64%) TCP/IP
15 47 (32.64%) Firewall
15 47 (32.64%) Windows 7
16 43 (29.86%) Cisco
17 42 (29.17%) Office 365
18 40 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
19 39 (27.08%) MS Excel
19 39 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
20 35 (24.31%) SQL
21 34 (23.61%) VPN
21 34 (23.61%) Hyper-V
22 32 (22.22%) Citrix
23 30 (20.83%) HP
24 29 (20.14%) VMware ESX
24 29 (20.14%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (42.36%) MS Exchange
2 40 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (20.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 13 (9.03%) IIS
7 12 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (7.64%) SharePoint
9 7 (4.86%) Apache
9 7 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
10 5 (3.47%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 58 (40.28%) MS Office
2 39 (27.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.08%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (29.17%) Office 365
2 14 (9.72%) PaaS
3 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (41.67%) DNS
2 56 (38.89%) DHCP
3 47 (32.64%) Firewall
3 47 (32.64%) TCP/IP
4 34 (23.61%) VPN
5 28 (19.44%) SAN
6 27 (18.75%) WAN
7 26 (18.06%) LAN
8 23 (15.97%) VoIP
9 21 (14.58%) VLAN
10 20 (13.89%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (9.72%) ISDN
11 14 (9.72%) MPLS
11 14 (9.72%) PBX
12 13 (9.03%) NAS
13 11 (7.64%) iSCSI
13 11 (7.64%) SMTP
13 11 (7.64%) Wireless
14 8 (5.56%) Internet
15 7 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.08%) MySQL
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (13.19%) Retail
2 6 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.47%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Back Office
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Finance
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Military
4 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (36.11%) Support Engineer
2 37 (25.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 31 (21.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 26 (18.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 25 (17.36%) Analyst
6 21 (14.58%) IT Support
6 21 (14.58%) Support Analyst
7 20 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (12.50%) IT Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (9.03%) Infrastructure Support
9 13 (9.03%) Technical Support
9 13 (9.03%) Windows Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Linux Support
10 12 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.94%) .NET
2 6 (4.17%) MAPI
3 5 (3.47%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.47%) Middleware
3 5 (3.47%) Web Services
4 2 (1.39%) COM
4 2 (1.39%) CSS
4 2 (1.39%) HTML
4 2 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) J2EE
5 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.50%) Replication
3 17 (11.81%) Blackberry
3 17 (11.81%) Mathematics
4 16 (11.11%) Handset
5 10 (6.94%) Driving Licence
6 9 (6.25%) User Experience
7 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.17%) iPhone
7 6 (4.17%) PDA
8 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.47%) Life Science
9 4 (2.78%) Clustering
9 4 (2.78%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.78%) Thin Client
10 3 (2.08%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.69%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 106 (73.61%) Windows Server
3 97 (67.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (45.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (33.33%) Linux
6 47 (32.64%) Windows 7
7 23 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (13.89%) Windows XP
9 17 (11.81%) Windows 8
10 15 (10.42%) Windows 10
11 11 (7.64%) Windows Vista
12 10 (6.94%) Unix
13 8 (5.56%) Android
14 3 (2.08%) CentOS
15 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.69%) Debian
16 1 (0.69%) Solaris
16 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.67%) ITIL
2 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
3 17 (11.81%) E-Commerce
4 16 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.42%) Change Management
6 14 (9.72%) Coaching
7 11 (7.64%) Logistics
8 10 (6.94%) Service Management
8 10 (6.94%) Validation
8 10 (6.94%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (6.25%) ITSM
9 9 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 7 (4.86%) ITIL V3
11 7 (4.86%) Server Virtualisation
12 6 (4.17%) Information Security
13 5 (3.47%) People Management
14 4 (2.78%) Data Protection
14 4 (2.78%) High Availability
14 4 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.31%) SQL
2 20 (13.89%) C
3 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.25%) VB
4 9 (6.25%) VBScript
5 6 (4.17%) Java
6 4 (2.78%) C#
6 4 (2.78%) C++
7 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.08%) PHP
8 2 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.36%) SC Cleared
2 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
3 19 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (10.42%) CCNA
6 14 (9.72%) Degree
7 13 (9.03%) MCSE
8 10 (6.94%) MCDST
9 6 (4.17%) MCP
9 6 (4.17%) MCTS
10 5 (3.47%) CCAA
10 5 (3.47%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.78%) CCNP
11 4 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.78%) MCSA
12 3 (2.08%) MCITP
13 2 (1.39%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 68 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (23.61%) Hyper-V
4 29 (20.14%) VMware ESX
5 24 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 21 (14.58%) vSphere
7 20 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (11.11%) XenApp
9 6 (4.17%) NFS
9 6 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (15.28%) SCCM
2 12 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.78%) SCOM
3 4 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (0.69%) Simpana
4 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 98 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 80 (55.56%) VMware
3 43 (29.86%) Cisco
4 32 (22.22%) Citrix
5 30 (20.83%) HP
6 15 (10.42%) CheckPoint
7 13 (9.03%) Apple
8 10 (6.94%) Becrypt
8 10 (6.94%) Remedy
9 8 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 8 (5.56%) Oracle
10 7 (4.86%) Dell
11 6 (4.17%) Draytek
11 6 (4.17%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.17%) Veeam
12 5 (3.47%) Aruba
12 5 (3.47%) IBM
12 5 (3.47%) Symantec
13 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.08%) Sage
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