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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 50 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 95 93 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.37% 4.61% 5.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.15% 15.47% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 77 87 89
Average salary £32,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £16,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
554 601 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.48% 29.78% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 448 476 502
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -13 18 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Borehamwood +4 15 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Potters Bar -1 10 £30,000 +37.93% 1
Watford +10 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Stevenage -9 8 £17,000 -35.84% 1
Hitchin - 7 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 4 £28,500 -48.18%
Harpenden - 3 £20,500 -
St Albans - 3 £47,500 - 1
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 145 (73.98%) Active Directory
3 135 (68.88%) Windows Server
4 127 (64.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (54.59%) VMware
6 81 (41.33%) Microsoft
6 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 75 (38.27%) Hyper-V
8 73 (37.24%) DNS
9 70 (35.71%) DHCP
10 69 (35.20%) MS Exchange
11 68 (34.69%) Windows 7
12 67 (34.18%) Firewall
13 66 (33.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 54 (27.55%) Cisco
15 53 (27.04%) VPN
16 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
17 50 (25.51%) TCP/IP
18 42 (21.43%) SQL
18 42 (21.43%) Windows 8
19 41 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
20 40 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
20 40 (20.41%) Replication
21 39 (19.90%) SLA
22 38 (19.39%) Citrix
23 37 (18.88%) MS Excel
24 36 (18.37%) Linux
25 35 (17.86%) ITIL
25 35 (17.86%) Dell
26 34 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 69 (35.20%) MS Exchange
2 41 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (11.22%) Tomcat
5 21 (10.71%) Apache
5 21 (10.71%) IIS
6 20 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (9.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
9 13 (6.63%) WebSphere
10 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (4.08%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (18.88%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.31%) Office 365
2 14 (7.14%) Google Apps
3 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 73 (37.24%) DNS
2 70 (35.71%) DHCP
3 67 (34.18%) Firewall
4 53 (27.04%) VPN
5 50 (25.51%) TCP/IP
6 34 (17.35%) SAN
7 33 (16.84%) LAN
7 33 (16.84%) WAN
8 20 (10.20%) VLAN
9 14 (7.14%) NAS
10 13 (6.63%) iSCSI
11 12 (6.12%) VoIP
11 12 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (5.10%) SSL
12 10 (5.10%) Wireless
13 6 (3.06%) DMZ
13 6 (3.06%) IMAP
13 6 (3.06%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (3.06%) SMTP
14 5 (2.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.59%) MySQL
4 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.04%) Retail
3 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (27.55%) Support Engineer
2 40 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 38 (19.39%) IT Support
4 35 (17.86%) Analyst
5 32 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 29 (14.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (12.24%) Administrator
8 23 (11.73%) IT Engineer
9 22 (11.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 22 (11.22%) Support Analyst
10 21 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (10.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (10.20%) IT Analyst
11 20 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
12 19 (9.69%) Consultant
12 19 (9.69%) Senior IT Support
13 18 (9.18%) IT Support Analyst
13 18 (9.18%) Senior Support Engineer
14 17 (8.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 17 (8.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) Middleware
2 12 (6.12%) .NET
2 12 (6.12%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.06%) MAPI
4 1 (0.51%) COM
4 1 (0.51%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.41%) Replication
2 21 (10.71%) Driving Licence
3 18 (9.18%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.10%) HP StoreVirtual
5 10 (5.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (5.10%) User Experience
6 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.06%) iPhone
7 6 (3.06%) PDA
8 5 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 135 (68.88%) Windows Server
3 127 (64.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (34.69%) Windows 7
5 66 (33.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 36 (18.37%) Linux
8 28 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 27 (13.78%) Windows 10
10 17 (8.67%) Unix
11 9 (4.59%) Windows Vista
12 6 (3.06%) Android
13 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.51%) CentOS
15 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.51%) SUSE
15 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.86%) ITIL
2 23 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (11.73%) Project Management
3 22 (11.22%) Business Continuity
4 18 (9.18%) Migration
5 15 (7.65%) ITIL V3
6 14 (7.14%) Time Management
7 12 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 12 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 12 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.12%) Test Scripting
7 12 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (5.10%) Change Management
9 8 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.08%) Data Security
9 8 (4.08%) Patch Management
9 8 (4.08%) Service Management
10 7 (3.57%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.55%) Network Management
12 3 (1.53%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.43%) SQL
2 22 (11.22%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.18%) Java
4 12 (6.12%) VB
5 10 (5.10%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.10%) VBA
6 9 (4.59%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (13.78%) MCSE
3 24 (12.24%) MCSA
4 21 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.63%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.63%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.12%) CCNA
6 12 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (4.08%) MCP
8 3 (1.53%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.53%) MCTS
8 3 (1.53%) VCP4
8 3 (1.53%) VCP5
9 2 (1.02%) MCITP
9 2 (1.02%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.51%) CCA
10 1 (0.51%) CCNP
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (19.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) GxP
System Software
1 145 (73.98%) Active Directory
2 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (38.27%) Hyper-V
4 24 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (9.18%) XenApp
6 16 (8.16%) vSphere
7 10 (5.10%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.06%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.06%) Xen
8 6 (3.06%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.53%) NFS
9 3 (1.53%) vCloud
9 3 (1.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.51%) UAG
10 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (12.24%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.04%) WSUS
3 3 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.02%) SCCM
4 2 (1.02%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 107 (54.59%) VMware
2 81 (41.33%) Microsoft
3 54 (27.55%) Cisco
4 38 (19.39%) Citrix
5 35 (17.86%) Dell
6 31 (15.82%) HP
7 22 (11.22%) Apple
8 18 (9.18%) Symantec
9 16 (8.16%) IBM
9 16 (8.16%) Oracle
10 14 (7.14%) Google
11 10 (5.10%) Fujitsu
11 10 (5.10%) SonicWALL
12 9 (4.59%) 3PAR
12 9 (4.59%) EMC
13 8 (4.08%) NetApp
14 6 (3.06%) Draytek
15 5 (2.55%) Red Hat
16 4 (2.04%) Juniper
16 4 (2.04%) Spiceworks
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum + 30% Shift allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago