The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 43 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 130 139 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.25% 5.22% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.11% 17.03% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 126 129 82
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
760 816 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.69% 30.64% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 635 662 636
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +13 30 £28,250 +11.88%
Watford -8 26 £29,000 -27.50% 6
Hemel Hempstead +13 19 £40,000 +70.21% 3
St Albans +15 13 £28,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +4 8 £33,000 -30.52%
Borehamwood +2 5 £22,500 -32.33%
Rickmansworth +4 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Letchworth -5 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Harpenden +8 2 £24,000 -40.00%
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (65.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 149 (64.22%) Microsoft
4 137 (59.05%) Active Directory
5 113 (48.71%) VMware
6 98 (42.24%) MS Exchange
7 87 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 87 (37.50%) MS Office
8 81 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 74 (31.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 71 (30.60%) Hyper-V
11 69 (29.74%) Windows XP
12 66 (28.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 63 (27.16%) SQL
14 58 (25.00%) Citrix
14 58 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 56 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
16 51 (21.98%) Windows 7
17 50 (21.55%) HP
17 50 (21.55%) Cisco
18 49 (21.12%) SQL Server
19 47 (20.26%) Firewall
20 44 (18.97%) TCP/IP
21 42 (18.10%) DHCP
21 42 (18.10%) DNS
21 42 (18.10%) Windows 8
22 41 (17.67%) ITIL
23 35 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
24 34 (14.66%) Apple
25 32 (13.79%) SLA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 98 (42.24%) MS Exchange
2 74 (31.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (10.34%) IIS
6 23 (9.91%) SharePoint
7 16 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (6.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.02%) Apache
10 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.86%) MTS
11 2 (0.86%) Lync
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 87 (37.50%) MS Office
1 87 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.43%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.26%) Firewall
2 44 (18.97%) TCP/IP
3 42 (18.10%) DNS
3 42 (18.10%) DHCP
4 28 (12.07%) SAN
5 25 (10.78%) WAN
5 25 (10.78%) LAN
6 18 (7.76%) VoIP
7 15 (6.47%) iSCSI
8 14 (6.03%) VPN
9 9 (3.88%) Internet
10 6 (2.59%) MPLS
10 6 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.16%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.72%) ADSL
12 4 (1.72%) Network Security
13 3 (1.29%) Wireless
14 2 (0.86%) VLAN
14 2 (0.86%) SSL
14 2 (0.86%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.31%) MySQL
4 9 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.43%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.43%) Subversion
1 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (9.05%) Finance
2 18 (7.76%) Back Office
3 15 (6.47%) Retail
4 9 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.29%) Advertising
6 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.86%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 48 (20.69%) Analyst
3 43 (18.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (16.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 31 (13.36%) IT Support
6 29 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 22 (9.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 22 (9.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (8.62%) Administrator
9 17 (7.33%) Support Analyst
9 17 (7.33%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.47%) Service Analyst
10 15 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (6.03%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (5.60%) Help Desk Analyst
12 13 (5.60%) Architect
13 11 (4.74%) Server Engineer
14 10 (4.31%) Desktop Support
14 10 (4.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 9 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.88%) .NET
2 4 (1.72%) Web Services
2 4 (1.72%) HTML
3 3 (1.29%) XML
4 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.86%) DCOM
4 2 (0.86%) SOAP
4 2 (0.86%) WAP
4 2 (0.86%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.86%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.43%) WCF
5 1 (0.43%) jQuery
5 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.43%) LAMP
5 1 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.43%) Flash
5 1 (0.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Clustering
2 17 (7.33%) Replication
3 15 (6.47%) Thin Client
3 15 (6.47%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.16%) CLARiiON
5 5 (2.16%) IVR
6 3 (1.29%) PACS
6 3 (1.29%) Celerra
6 3 (1.29%) Symmetrix
6 3 (1.29%) EMC Centera
6 3 (1.29%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.86%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.86%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.86%) iPhone
7 2 (0.86%) PKI
7 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (65.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (29.74%) Windows XP
4 66 (28.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (21.98%) Windows 7
6 42 (18.10%) Windows 8
7 32 (13.79%) Windows Vista
8 29 (12.50%) Linux
9 14 (6.03%) UNIX
10 10 (4.31%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.72%) Solaris
13 3 (1.29%) Android
13 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.86%) Debian
14 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.67%) ITIL
2 35 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (12.07%) Problem Management
4 17 (7.33%) Change Management
5 16 (6.90%) Project Management
6 9 (3.88%) Business Continuity
6 9 (3.88%) Network Design
7 7 (3.02%) Service Management
8 6 (2.59%) Migration
8 6 (2.59%) Web Design
8 6 (2.59%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.16%) ITSM
10 4 (1.72%) ERP
10 4 (1.72%) Time Management
11 3 (1.29%) Software Engineering
11 3 (1.29%) RAD
11 3 (1.29%) Data Security
11 3 (1.29%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (0.86%) Procure-to-pay
12 2 (0.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.16%) SQL
2 19 (8.19%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.76%) VB
4 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.72%) VBScript
5 3 (1.29%) C#
5 3 (1.29%) C++
5 3 (1.29%) Java
5 3 (1.29%) VC++
6 2 (0.86%) PHP
7 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) VB6
7 1 (0.43%) R
7 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.50%) MCP
3 27 (11.64%) MCSE
4 26 (11.21%) MCTS
5 21 (9.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (8.19%) CCNA
7 16 (6.90%) SC Cleared
7 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 14 (6.03%) CCEE
8 14 (6.03%) CCAA
8 14 (6.03%) CCIA
8 14 (6.03%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (5.17%) MCITP
9 12 (5.17%) Degree
10 5 (2.16%) MCSA
10 5 (2.16%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.43%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.79%) SLA
2 6 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.29%) HL7
3 3 (1.29%) DICOM
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (59.05%) Active Directory
2 81 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (30.60%) Hyper-V
4 29 (12.50%) vSphere
5 28 (12.07%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.72%) XenApp
9 3 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.29%) vCloud
9 3 (1.29%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (6.03%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (2.59%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.59%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.16%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (2.16%) SCCM
4 4 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.72%) WSUS
5 3 (1.29%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.86%) WMI
6 2 (0.86%) SCOM
6 2 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 149 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 113 (48.71%) VMware
3 58 (25.00%) Citrix
4 50 (21.55%) HP
4 50 (21.55%) Cisco
5 34 (14.66%) Apple
6 17 (7.33%) NetApp
6 17 (7.33%) McAfee
7 15 (6.47%) SonicWALL
7 15 (6.47%) Oracle
8 10 (4.31%) Symantec
9 5 (2.16%) Veeam
9 5 (2.16%) EMC
10 4 (1.72%) Novell
10 4 (1.72%) SAP
10 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.29%) Sophos
11 3 (1.29%) Brocade
11 3 (1.29%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.29%) Acronis
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + career prog
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Total Package £36,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Total Package £36,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hexagon IT
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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