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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 36 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 137 117 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.91% 5.52% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.24% 18.51% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 126 103 103
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £16,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
645 632 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.53% 29.80% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 526 522 664
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,136 £50,000
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 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
Hemel Hempstead -7 40 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Watford +8 20 £29,500 - 4
Welwyn Garden City -4 10 £55,000 +66.66%
Stevenage +8 9 £29,500 +31.11%
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Hertford - 4 £70,000 - 1
St Albans -30 3 £41,500 +31.74% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £36,000 -
Letchworth +17 1 £20,000 -60.00%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 154 (63.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 148 (60.91%) Active Directory
3 148 (60.91%) VMware
4 146 (60.08%) Microsoft
5 123 (50.62%) MS Exchange
6 86 (35.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 83 (34.16%) SQL Server
7 83 (34.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 80 (32.92%) Cisco
9 77 (31.69%) MS Excel
10 75 (30.86%) Citrix
11 73 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 67 (27.57%) Windows 7
13 64 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 61 (25.10%) MS Office
15 59 (24.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 59 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
16 58 (23.87%) Firewall
17 57 (23.46%) DNS
18 54 (22.22%) IIS
19 50 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2003
19 50 (20.58%) Windows XP
20 47 (19.34%) vSphere
21 46 (18.93%) DHCP
22 43 (17.70%) Blackberry
22 43 (17.70%) Windows Vista
22 43 (17.70%) VMware ESX
23 42 (17.28%) MCSE
24 41 (16.87%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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
1 123 (50.62%) MS Exchange
2 86 (35.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 54 (22.22%) IIS
5 50 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 35 (14.40%) SharePoint
7 31 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.06%) Lync
10 3 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) CMS
11 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.41%) Documentum
11 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
Applications
1 77 (31.69%) MS Excel
2 61 (25.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.35%) Office 365
2 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.82%) IaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Yammer
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (23.87%) Firewall
2 57 (23.46%) DNS
3 46 (18.93%) DHCP
4 40 (16.46%) TCP/IP
5 29 (11.93%) WAN
6 25 (10.29%) LAN
6 25 (10.29%) SAN
7 19 (7.82%) VPN
8 15 (6.17%) VoIP
8 15 (6.17%) Wireless
9 13 (5.35%) MPLS
10 12 (4.94%) Internet
11 10 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (3.29%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.88%) VPLS
13 7 (2.88%) POP3
13 7 (2.88%) SMTP
14 6 (2.47%) OSPF
14 6 (2.47%) BGP
14 6 (2.47%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (34.16%) SQL Server
2 59 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.88%) MySQL
8 5 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.41%) MSI
2 1 (0.41%) Subversion
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (5.76%) Publishing
2 4 (1.65%) Finance
3 2 (0.82%) Law
3 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (21.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 50 (20.58%) Analyst
3 42 (17.28%) Support Engineer
4 37 (15.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (12.76%) Support Analyst
6 26 (10.70%) Administrator
7 23 (9.47%) Technical Support
8 21 (8.64%) IT Support
9 18 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
9 18 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
10 17 (7.00%) 1st Line Support
11 15 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (5.76%) Server Support
13 12 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
14 11 (4.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (4.53%) Technical Analyst
15 9 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
16 8 (3.29%) Server Administrator
17 7 (2.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.53%) .NET
2 6 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.06%) X-Windows
3 5 (2.06%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (1.65%) jQuery
4 4 (1.65%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.65%) SOAP
4 4 (1.65%) XML
4 4 (1.65%) XSL
4 4 (1.65%) XSLT
4 4 (1.65%) WSDL
5 2 (0.82%) CSS
5 2 (0.82%) Web Services
5 2 (0.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.41%) WCF
6 1 (0.41%) JSON
6 1 (0.41%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.70%) Blackberry
2 32 (13.17%) Clustering
3 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.88%) Replication
5 6 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.06%) PDA
6 5 (2.06%) Statistics
6 5 (2.06%) iPhone
7 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) Wiki
9 1 (0.41%) Open Source
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) Handset
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 243 (100.00%) Windows
2 154 (63.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (34.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (27.57%) Windows 7
5 50 (20.58%) Windows XP
6 43 (17.70%) Windows Vista
7 32 (13.17%) Windows 8
8 31 (12.76%) Windows 2000
9 15 (6.17%) Linux
10 12 (4.94%) UNIX
11 7 (2.88%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.06%) Android
13 1 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.05%) ITIL
2 25 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (7.41%) Service Management
4 12 (4.94%) PRINCE2
5 11 (4.53%) Migration
5 11 (4.53%) Business Continuity
5 11 (4.53%) Time Management
6 10 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (3.29%) Document Management
7 8 (3.29%) Project Planning
8 7 (2.88%) Project Management
8 7 (2.88%) Scrum
8 7 (2.88%) ITSM
8 7 (2.88%) Performance Management
9 6 (2.47%) Performance Improvement
9 6 (2.47%) Change Control
9 6 (2.47%) Problem Management
9 6 (2.47%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (2.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.23%) SQL
2 32 (13.17%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.70%) C#
3 9 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.29%) PHP
5 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.23%) VB
7 2 (0.82%) Java
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (24.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (17.28%) MCSE
3 41 (16.87%) MCSA
4 33 (13.58%) MCITP
5 27 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 27 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 24 (9.88%) VCP4
7 22 (9.05%) MCP
8 19 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (7.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (6.17%) Degree
11 14 (5.76%) CCNP
12 12 (4.94%) MCTS
13 8 (3.29%) CCNA
14 7 (2.88%) VCP5
15 6 (2.47%) MBCS
16 4 (1.65%) MCDST
16 4 (1.65%) VCAP
17 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 1 (0.41%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 148 (60.91%) Active Directory
2 73 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (19.34%) vSphere
4 43 (17.70%) VMware ESX
5 41 (16.87%) Hyper-V
6 32 (13.17%) XenApp
7 31 (12.76%) vCloud
8 30 (12.35%) XenDesktop
9 20 (8.23%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.47%) Xen
10 6 (2.47%) NLBS
11 4 (1.65%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.65%) NFS
12 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (14.40%) Backup Exec
2 34 (13.99%) SCCM
3 33 (13.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 33 (13.58%) NetBackup
4 18 (7.41%) SCOM
5 7 (2.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (2.47%) WSUS
7 5 (2.06%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.82%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.82%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.82%) SCSM
9 1 (0.41%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 148 (60.91%) VMware
2 146 (60.08%) Microsoft
3 80 (32.92%) Cisco
4 75 (30.86%) Citrix
5 37 (15.23%) Symantec
6 31 (12.76%) Sophos
6 31 (12.76%) Veritas
7 10 (4.12%) Acronis
8 9 (3.70%) HP
9 8 (3.29%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.88%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.47%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.06%) IBM
13 4 (1.65%) EMC
13 4 (1.65%) Veeam
14 3 (1.23%) Apple
15 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
15 2 (0.82%) SAP
15 2 (0.82%) Novell
15 2 (0.82%) Dell
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £29,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits and On Call
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + overtime, pension, life
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year plus Share Scheme + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago