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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 59 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 86 101 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.23% 5.26% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.78% 17.50% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 81 82 87
Average salary £38,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.52%
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
582 577 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.60% 30.07% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 457 471 667
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -10 29 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Stevenage +25 18 £26,250 -9.48%
Watford -14 7 £41,250 +11.48% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £53,750 - 1
Letchworth - 5 £40,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £21,750 -
Rickmansworth -15 2 £29,250 +6.36%
Borehamwood +6 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £36,000 -
Tring - 1 £41,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (62.21%) Active Directory
3 125 (57.60%) VMware
4 120 (55.30%) Microsoft
5 114 (52.53%) MS Exchange
6 111 (51.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 97 (44.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (36.87%) Cisco
9 75 (34.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 67 (30.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 66 (30.41%) DNS
12 65 (29.95%) MS Excel
13 62 (28.57%) Firewall
14 61 (28.11%) Citrix
15 60 (27.65%) Exchange Server 2007
16 55 (25.35%) MS Office
17 54 (24.88%) Windows 7
18 50 (23.04%) SQL Server
18 50 (23.04%) DHCP
19 48 (22.12%) Windows Vista
20 47 (21.66%) Windows XP
20 47 (21.66%) ITIL
21 41 (18.89%) IIS
21 41 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (18.43%) TCP/IP
22 40 (18.43%) vSphere
23 39 (17.97%) VMware ESX
23 39 (17.97%) XenApp
24 38 (17.51%) Hyper-V
24 38 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 114 (52.53%) MS Exchange
2 67 (30.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (27.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (18.89%) IIS
5 35 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (7.83%) Lync
8 13 (5.99%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 65 (29.95%) MS Excel
2 55 (25.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Office 365
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.30%) Yammer
4 2 (0.92%) IaaS
4 2 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (30.41%) DNS
2 62 (28.57%) Firewall
3 50 (23.04%) DHCP
4 40 (18.43%) TCP/IP
5 27 (12.44%) VPN
5 27 (12.44%) VoIP
6 25 (11.52%) WAN
7 21 (9.68%) Wireless
8 20 (9.22%) MPLS
8 20 (9.22%) SAN
8 20 (9.22%) LAN
9 17 (7.83%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (6.45%) VPLS
11 13 (5.99%) OSPF
11 13 (5.99%) BGP
12 11 (5.07%) Internet
13 8 (3.69%) iSCSI
14 6 (2.76%) VLAN
15 4 (1.84%) POP3
15 4 (1.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 38 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.84%) MySQL
8 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MSI
2 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.46%) Subversion
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.37%) Retail
2 15 (6.91%) Finance
3 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.92%) Publishing
4 2 (0.92%) Law
4 2 (0.92%) Local Government
5 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (20.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (19.82%) Support Engineer
2 43 (19.82%) Analyst
3 30 (13.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (12.44%) Support Analyst
5 22 (10.14%) Technical Support
6 21 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
7 20 (9.22%) Help Desk Support
7 20 (9.22%) IT Support
8 18 (8.29%) IT Support Engineer
8 18 (8.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (6.45%) Administrator
10 12 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (5.07%) Network Support
11 11 (5.07%) Network Engineer
12 10 (4.61%) Senior Support Engineer
13 9 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (4.15%) Network Analyst
13 9 (4.15%) Consultant
13 9 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.15%) X-Windows
2 7 (3.23%) .NET
3 5 (2.30%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.92%) CSS
4 2 (0.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) WCF
5 1 (0.46%) JSON
5 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.46%) Web Services
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.75%) Blackberry
2 30 (13.82%) Clustering
3 15 (6.91%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.30%) Handset
5 5 (2.30%) Replication
5 5 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.38%) PDA
7 3 (1.38%) iPhone
8 2 (0.92%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.46%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 217 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (51.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 97 (44.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (24.88%) Windows 7
5 48 (22.12%) Windows Vista
6 47 (21.66%) Windows XP
7 28 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 26 (11.98%) Windows 2000
9 18 (8.29%) UNIX
10 11 (5.07%) Linux
11 7 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.30%) VMS
13 3 (1.38%) Android
13 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.66%) ITIL
2 21 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (9.22%) PRINCE2
4 18 (8.29%) Change Control
5 17 (7.83%) Service Management
6 15 (6.91%) Project Management
7 13 (5.99%) Time Management
8 12 (5.53%) Document Management
9 10 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.15%) Coaching
11 8 (3.69%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.69%) Migration
11 8 (3.69%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 6 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.76%) CRM
14 5 (2.30%) Business Analysis
14 5 (2.30%) Information Security
14 5 (2.30%) Scrum
14 5 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.90%) SQL
2 12 (5.53%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.07%) C
4 10 (4.61%) VB
5 7 (3.23%) C#
5 7 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.76%) VBScript
7 5 (2.30%) PHP
8 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (15.21%) SC Cleared
2 33 (15.21%) Security Cleared
3 31 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (11.52%) MCSE
5 24 (11.06%) CCNP
6 22 (10.14%) Degree
7 20 (9.22%) MCP
7 20 (9.22%) MCITP
8 18 (8.29%) MCSA
9 16 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (6.45%) CCNA
11 12 (5.53%) MCTS
12 11 (5.07%) VCP5
12 11 (5.07%) VCP4
13 10 (4.61%) MBCS
14 5 (2.30%) VCAP
15 3 (1.38%) MCDST
16 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 135 (62.21%) Active Directory
2 75 (34.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (18.43%) vSphere
4 39 (17.97%) VMware ESX
4 39 (17.97%) XenApp
5 38 (17.51%) Hyper-V
6 32 (14.75%) XenDesktop
7 26 (11.98%) vCloud
8 7 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.38%) NLBS
11 3 (1.38%) Xen
11 3 (1.38%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.92%) Firmware
12 2 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (15.67%) Backup Exec
2 28 (12.90%) NetBackup
3 27 (12.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (5.99%) SCCM
4 13 (5.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.76%) EdgeSight
6 5 (2.30%) ZENworks
7 4 (1.84%) WSUS
8 2 (0.92%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.92%) SCSM
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.92%) SCOM
8 2 (0.92%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.92%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 125 (57.60%) VMware
2 120 (55.30%) Microsoft
3 80 (36.87%) Cisco
4 61 (28.11%) Citrix
5 35 (16.13%) Symantec
6 26 (11.98%) Sophos
6 26 (11.98%) Veritas
7 16 (7.37%) SolarWinds
8 11 (5.07%) Blue Coat
9 10 (4.61%) Acronis
9 10 (4.61%) IBM
10 7 (3.23%) HP
11 6 (2.76%) Veeam
11 6 (2.76%) AppSense
11 6 (2.76%) Fujitsu
12 5 (2.30%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.84%) Dell
14 3 (1.38%) EMC
15 2 (0.92%) Apple
15 2 (0.92%) Avaya
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 23,000 to £33,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago