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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 29 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 170 125 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.81% 5.29% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.78% 17.39% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 118 117
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £18,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,300 £55,000
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
715 719 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.86% 30.45% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 578 599 684
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -3 51 £28,750 -28.12% 2
Watford +14 29 £29,500 -1.66%
Welwyn Garden City -2 13 £52,500 +59.09% 1
Stevenage 0 9 £29,500 +31.11% 3
St Albans -30 5 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £36,000 -
Borehamwood -4 2 £28,500 +26.66%
Hoddesdon - 1 £20,000 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 254 (100.00%) Windows
2 176 (69.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 160 (62.99%) Active Directory
4 158 (62.20%) Microsoft
5 154 (60.63%) VMware
6 133 (52.36%) MS Exchange
7 98 (38.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 91 (35.83%) SQL Server
9 88 (34.65%) Cisco
10 87 (34.25%) Citrix
11 83 (32.68%) MS Excel
12 80 (31.50%) Windows 7
13 73 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 72 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 70 (27.56%) MS Office
16 66 (25.98%) DNS
16 66 (25.98%) Exchange Server 2007
17 63 (24.80%) Firewall
17 63 (24.80%) Exchange Server 2003
18 60 (23.62%) SQL Server 2008
19 58 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 57 (22.44%) IIS
20 57 (22.44%) DHCP
21 52 (20.47%) VMware ESX
22 51 (20.08%) vSphere
23 50 (19.69%) Blackberry
24 48 (18.90%) Windows XP
25 45 (17.72%) Hyper-V
26 44 (17.32%) TCP/IP
27 43 (16.93%) MCSA

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 133 (52.36%) MS Exchange
2 98 (38.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (25.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 63 (24.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 57 (22.44%) IIS
6 36 (14.17%) SharePoint
7 26 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.39%) Documentum
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
Applications
1 83 (32.68%) MS Excel
2 70 (27.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.12%) Office 365
2 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 66 (25.98%) DNS
2 63 (24.80%) Firewall
3 57 (22.44%) DHCP
4 44 (17.32%) TCP/IP
5 37 (14.57%) WAN
6 33 (12.99%) SAN
7 30 (11.81%) LAN
8 15 (5.91%) VPN
9 11 (4.33%) VLAN
10 10 (3.94%) Internet
11 9 (3.54%) MPLS
12 8 (3.15%) DSL
12 8 (3.15%) Wireless
13 7 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.76%) NAS
13 7 (2.76%) POP3
13 7 (2.76%) SMTP
14 6 (2.36%) BIG-IP
15 5 (1.97%) iSCSI
15 5 (1.97%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (35.83%) SQL Server
2 60 (23.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (13.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 17 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.76%) MySQL
8 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 19 (7.48%) Publishing
2 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.97%) Finance
4 2 (0.79%) Law
4 2 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (21.65%) Analyst
2 54 (21.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (16.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (15.35%) Support Engineer
5 35 (13.78%) Support Analyst
6 30 (11.81%) Administrator
7 23 (9.06%) Server Support
8 21 (8.27%) Technical Support
8 21 (8.27%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (7.87%) IT Support
10 16 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (6.30%) Help Desk Support
11 15 (5.91%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (5.12%) 1st Line Support
13 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
15 10 (3.94%) Server Administrator
15 10 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
16 9 (3.54%) Server Analyst
16 9 (3.54%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.54%) .NET
2 5 (1.97%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.97%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.57%) Entity Framework
3 4 (1.57%) jQuery
3 4 (1.57%) SOAP
3 4 (1.57%) Web Services
3 4 (1.57%) XML
3 4 (1.57%) XSL
3 4 (1.57%) XSLT
3 4 (1.57%) WSDL
3 4 (1.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.39%) JSON
4 1 (0.39%) HTML
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.39%) WCF
4 1 (0.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.69%) Blackberry
2 42 (16.54%) Clustering
3 8 (3.15%) Thin Client
3 8 (3.15%) Fat Client
3 8 (3.15%) Replication
4 7 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.36%) Statistics
6 5 (1.97%) PDA
6 5 (1.97%) iPhone
7 4 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.79%) Wiki
8 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 254 (100.00%) Windows
2 176 (69.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 80 (31.50%) Windows 7
4 73 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (18.90%) Windows XP
6 35 (13.78%) Windows Vista
6 35 (13.78%) Windows 2000
7 30 (11.81%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.51%) Linux
9 8 (3.15%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.97%) Android
11 2 (0.79%) UNIX
12 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.81%) ITIL
2 26 (10.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (6.30%) Service Management
4 12 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (4.72%) Database Mirroring
5 11 (4.33%) Business Continuity
6 8 (3.15%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (3.15%) Project Planning
6 8 (3.15%) Time Management
7 7 (2.76%) Performance Management
7 7 (2.76%) Mentoring
7 7 (2.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (2.76%) Migration
7 7 (2.76%) Scrum
7 7 (2.76%) ITSM
8 6 (2.36%) BCP
8 6 (2.36%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.36%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (2.36%) Performance Improvement
9 5 (1.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.96%) SQL
2 37 (14.57%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.15%) PHP
4 6 (2.36%) C#
4 6 (2.36%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.79%) Java
5 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.39%) VBA
6 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (16.93%) MCSA
3 41 (16.14%) MCSE
4 31 (12.20%) MCITP
5 27 (10.63%) SC Cleared
5 27 (10.63%) Security Cleared
6 21 (8.27%) MCP
7 17 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (5.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (5.51%) CCNA
10 13 (5.12%) MCTS
11 12 (4.72%) Degree
12 8 (3.15%) CCNP
13 4 (1.57%) MCDST
13 4 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.18%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.39%) CCA
15 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 160 (62.99%) Active Directory
2 72 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (20.47%) VMware ESX
4 51 (20.08%) vSphere
5 45 (17.72%) Hyper-V
6 39 (15.35%) XenApp
7 35 (13.78%) vCloud
8 34 (13.39%) XenDesktop
9 19 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.76%) Xen
11 6 (2.36%) NLBS
12 4 (1.57%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.57%) NFS
12 4 (1.57%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (15.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 39 (15.35%) Backup Exec
2 37 (14.57%) NetBackup
3 33 (12.99%) SCCM
4 16 (6.30%) SCOM
5 8 (3.15%) WSUS
6 5 (1.97%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 158 (62.20%) Microsoft
2 154 (60.63%) VMware
3 88 (34.65%) Cisco
4 87 (34.25%) Citrix
5 43 (16.93%) Symantec
6 35 (13.78%) Veritas
6 35 (13.78%) Sophos
7 16 (6.30%) HP
8 10 (3.94%) Acronis
9 8 (3.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.97%) 3PAR
10 5 (1.97%) McAfee
10 5 (1.97%) Apple
11 4 (1.57%) EMC
11 4 (1.57%) Veeam
12 3 (1.18%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.18%) Dell
12 3 (1.18%) NetApp
13 2 (0.79%) Novell
13 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago