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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 142 133 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.90% 5.38% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.67% 20.09% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 121 73
Average salary £32,000 £34,350 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
722 662 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.98% 26.76% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 546 547 510
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Watford +2 41 £34,000 -20.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +27 38 £27,500 -21.98% 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 12 £46,250 +46.82%
Hertford - 5 £70,000 -
Berkhamsted -1 3 - -
St Albans -27 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 -
Potters Bar +10 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Letchworth - 2 £42,500 -
Stevenage -14 1 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Rickmansworth -17 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Windows
2 267 (79.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 235 (69.73%) Active Directory
4 234 (69.44%) VMware
5 215 (63.80%) Microsoft
6 155 (45.99%) MS Exchange
7 124 (36.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 117 (34.72%) SQL Server
9 101 (29.97%) Citrix
9 101 (29.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 100 (29.67%) MS Excel
11 96 (28.49%) DNS
11 96 (28.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 94 (27.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 90 (26.71%) DHCP
14 89 (26.41%) Windows 7
15 87 (25.82%) Cisco
16 81 (24.04%) ITIL
17 77 (22.85%) Firewall
18 75 (22.26%) MS Office
19 69 (20.47%) MCSA
20 68 (20.18%) vSphere
21 66 (19.58%) VMware ESXi
21 66 (19.58%) VMware ESX
22 63 (18.69%) Hyper-V
23 62 (18.40%) SCCM
23 62 (18.40%) TCP/IP
24 59 (17.51%) MCSE
24 59 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008
25 55 (16.32%) Data Centre

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 155 (45.99%) MS Exchange
2 94 (27.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 47 (13.95%) IIS
6 38 (11.28%) SharePoint
7 29 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (4.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.78%) Lync
11 5 (1.48%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 100 (29.67%) MS Excel
2 75 (22.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) HipChat
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.68%) Office 365
2 19 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.48%) PaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (28.49%) DNS
2 90 (26.71%) DHCP
3 77 (22.85%) Firewall
4 62 (18.40%) TCP/IP
5 51 (15.13%) SAN
6 44 (13.06%) WAN
7 37 (10.98%) LAN
8 35 (10.39%) VPN
9 34 (10.09%) VLAN
10 17 (5.04%) MPLS
11 15 (4.45%) NAS
12 14 (4.15%) VoIP
13 10 (2.97%) DSL
14 8 (2.37%) Internet
15 7 (2.08%) SSL
15 7 (2.08%) ISDN
15 7 (2.08%) PBX
15 7 (2.08%) iSCSI
16 5 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.42%) SQL Server 2000
4 23 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.37%) MySQL
7 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.59%) DTS
9 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.59%) MSI
2 2 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 17 (5.04%) Publishing
2 14 (4.15%) Finance
3 10 (2.97%) Retail
4 9 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.48%) Games
6 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 80 (23.74%) Analyst
2 57 (16.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 56 (16.62%) Support Analyst
4 47 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 34 (10.09%) Administrator
6 31 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (8.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (8.01%) Server Support
9 25 (7.42%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (6.23%) IT Support
11 18 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (5.04%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (5.04%) Server Engineer
13 14 (4.15%) Consultant
13 14 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (3.86%) Technical Support
15 12 (3.56%) Architect
15 12 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 12 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 11 (3.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.86%) .NET
2 8 (2.37%) ASP.NET
2 8 (2.37%) SOAP
2 8 (2.37%) XML
2 8 (2.37%) XSL
2 8 (2.37%) XSLT
2 8 (2.37%) WSDL
2 8 (2.37%) .NET Framework
2 8 (2.37%) jQuery
2 8 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (2.37%) Entity Framework
3 3 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) COM
4 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.32%) Data Centre
2 42 (12.46%) Blackberry
3 35 (10.39%) Clustering
4 19 (5.64%) Handset
5 18 (5.34%) Replication
6 13 (3.86%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.56%) Fat Client
7 12 (3.56%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.37%) Statistics
10 7 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.78%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.78%) User Experience
12 3 (0.89%) iPhone
13 2 (0.59%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.59%) iPad
13 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.59%) Wiki
13 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 337 (100.00%) Windows
2 267 (79.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 96 (28.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (26.41%) Windows 7
5 47 (13.95%) Windows XP
6 30 (8.90%) Linux
7 25 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (6.82%) Windows 2000
9 18 (5.34%) Windows 8
10 14 (4.15%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.48%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.59%) UNIX
12 2 (0.59%) Android
12 2 (0.59%) VMS
13 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (24.04%) ITIL
2 44 (13.06%) Mentoring
3 21 (6.23%) Migration
4 18 (5.34%) Information Security
5 17 (5.04%) Project Management
6 15 (4.45%) Server Building
7 13 (3.86%) Server Hardening
7 13 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.56%) Change Management
8 12 (3.56%) Problem Management
8 12 (3.56%) Capacity Management
8 12 (3.56%) Line Management
9 11 (3.26%) Service Management
10 10 (2.97%) E-Commerce
10 10 (2.97%) Incident Management
10 10 (2.97%) Coaching
11 9 (2.67%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (2.37%) Software Licensing
12 8 (2.37%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 54 (16.02%) PowerShell
2 50 (14.84%) SQL
3 16 (4.75%) C
4 11 (3.26%) C#
5 8 (2.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.78%) PHP
6 6 (1.78%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.78%) VBA
7 4 (1.19%) VB
8 3 (0.89%) VBScript
8 3 (0.89%) C++
9 2 (0.59%) Java
9 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (29.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (20.47%) MCSA
3 59 (17.51%) MCSE
4 53 (15.73%) MCITP
5 44 (13.06%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (12.46%) CCNA
7 37 (10.98%) MCP
8 32 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (6.53%) MCTS
10 17 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (3.86%) Degree
12 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.08%) CCNP
14 5 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.19%) CCIA
16 3 (0.89%) CCEE
16 3 (0.89%) CCAA
16 3 (0.89%) A+ Certification
17 2 (0.59%) CCA
18 1 (0.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.20%) SLA
2 6 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 235 (69.73%) Active Directory
2 124 (36.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (20.18%) vSphere
4 66 (19.58%) VMware ESX
4 66 (19.58%) VMware ESXi
5 63 (18.69%) Hyper-V
6 45 (13.35%) XenApp
7 37 (10.98%) Terminal Services
8 29 (8.61%) XenDesktop
9 23 (6.82%) vCloud
10 18 (5.34%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (2.97%) Xen
12 8 (2.37%) NFS
13 4 (1.19%) Firmware
14 3 (0.89%) NLBS
14 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.89%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.59%) XenServer
16 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 62 (18.40%) SCCM
2 27 (8.01%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (7.42%) Backup Exec
4 23 (6.82%) NetBackup
5 20 (5.93%) SCOM
6 15 (4.45%) WSUS
7 2 (0.59%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.30%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 234 (69.44%) VMware
2 215 (63.80%) Microsoft
3 101 (29.97%) Citrix
4 87 (25.82%) Cisco
5 42 (12.46%) HP
6 29 (8.61%) Symantec
7 25 (7.42%) Veritas
8 24 (7.12%) Dell
9 23 (6.82%) Sophos
10 12 (3.56%) Fujitsu
10 12 (3.56%) SonicWALL
10 12 (3.56%) Apple
11 8 (2.37%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.78%) Oracle
13 5 (1.48%) McAfee
13 5 (1.48%) 3PAR
14 3 (0.89%) NetApp
15 2 (0.59%) SAP
15 2 (0.59%) JD Edwards
15 2 (0.59%) Zeacom
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