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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 33 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 165 130 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.87% 5.06% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.09% 18.68% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 112 119 91
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
747 696 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.11% 27.10% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 552 578 549
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 3 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
Hemel Hempstead +18 38 £28,000 -20.56% 3
Watford -1 38 £32,500 -20.24% 2
Welwyn Garden City +12 29 £47,500 +37.68%
St Albans -23 8 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Stevenage +3 4 £45,750 +40.76% 2
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Berkhamsted 0 3 - -
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 -
Potters Bar +12 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Rickmansworth -17 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 336 (100.00%) Windows
2 273 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 233 (69.35%) VMware
4 221 (65.77%) Active Directory
5 208 (61.90%) Microsoft
6 160 (47.62%) MS Exchange
7 129 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 112 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 104 (30.95%) MS Excel
10 103 (30.65%) Citrix
11 99 (29.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 93 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 92 (27.38%) Cisco
14 91 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 91 (27.08%) Windows 7
15 90 (26.79%) DNS
16 84 (25.00%) DHCP
17 81 (24.11%) MS Office
18 74 (22.02%) ITIL
19 72 (21.43%) Firewall
20 66 (19.64%) VMware ESX
20 66 (19.64%) Hyper-V
21 64 (19.05%) TCP/IP
22 63 (18.75%) MCSA
22 63 (18.75%) vSphere
23 62 (18.45%) SCCM
23 62 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2007
24 57 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2003
25 56 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
26 55 (16.37%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 160 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 99 (29.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 57 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 48 (14.29%) IIS
6 41 (12.20%) SharePoint
7 33 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.79%) Lync
11 5 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.89%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 104 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 81 (24.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) HipChat
4 1 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.42%) Office 365
2 16 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.49%) PaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 90 (26.79%) DNS
2 84 (25.00%) DHCP
3 72 (21.43%) Firewall
4 64 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 52 (15.48%) SAN
6 49 (14.58%) WAN
7 41 (12.20%) LAN
8 36 (10.71%) VPN
9 35 (10.42%) VLAN
10 18 (5.36%) MPLS
11 15 (4.46%) VoIP
12 13 (3.87%) NAS
13 11 (3.27%) DSL
14 10 (2.98%) Internet
15 8 (2.38%) ISDN
15 8 (2.38%) PBX
16 7 (2.08%) POP3
16 7 (2.08%) SMTP
16 7 (2.08%) SSL
17 6 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 56 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 21 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.98%) MySQL
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.60%) DTS
8 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.60%) MSI
2 2 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 19 (5.65%) Publishing
2 11 (3.27%) Finance
3 10 (2.98%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.98%) Retail
4 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 76 (22.62%) Analyst
2 59 (17.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 52 (15.48%) Support Analyst
4 47 (13.99%) Support Engineer
5 38 (11.31%) Administrator
6 31 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (8.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (8.04%) Server Support
8 23 (6.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (6.55%) IT Support
10 19 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
12 15 (4.46%) Consultant
13 13 (3.87%) Technical Support
13 13 (3.87%) 1st Line Support
13 13 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.87%) IT Support Engineer
14 12 (3.57%) Architect
15 11 (3.27%) IT Manager
15 11 (3.27%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.27%) .NET
2 8 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 8 (2.38%) SOAP
2 8 (2.38%) XML
2 8 (2.38%) XSL
2 8 (2.38%) XSLT
2 8 (2.38%) WSDL
2 8 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 8 (2.38%) jQuery
2 8 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (2.38%) Entity Framework
3 3 (0.89%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 47 (13.99%) Blackberry
3 35 (10.42%) Clustering
4 15 (4.46%) Handset
4 15 (4.46%) Replication
5 13 (3.87%) Thin Client
5 13 (3.87%) Fat Client
6 11 (3.27%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.38%) Statistics
9 6 (1.79%) iPhone
9 6 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.49%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.49%) PDA
11 4 (1.19%) User Experience
12 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.60%) Wiki
12 2 (0.60%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.60%) iPad
12 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 336 (100.00%) Windows
2 273 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (27.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 91 (27.08%) Windows 7
5 52 (15.48%) Windows XP
6 33 (9.82%) Linux
7 26 (7.74%) Windows 8
8 25 (7.44%) Windows 2000
9 20 (5.95%) Windows Vista
9 20 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.38%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.49%) Android
12 2 (0.60%) UNIX
12 2 (0.60%) VMS
13 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.02%) ITIL
2 39 (11.61%) Mentoring
3 19 (5.65%) Migration
4 15 (4.46%) Project Management
4 15 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (4.46%) Server Building
5 14 (4.17%) Information Security
6 13 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (3.87%) Database Mirroring
6 13 (3.87%) Server Hardening
7 12 (3.57%) Line Management
7 12 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 11 (3.27%) Coaching
8 11 (3.27%) Incident Management
9 10 (2.98%) Problem Management
9 10 (2.98%) Service Management
9 10 (2.98%) E-Commerce
10 9 (2.68%) Change Management
11 8 (2.38%) MVC
11 8 (2.38%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 43 (12.80%) SQL
3 14 (4.17%) C
4 11 (3.27%) C#
5 8 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.38%) PHP
6 6 (1.79%) VB
7 5 (1.49%) VBA
7 5 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.89%) C++
9 2 (0.60%) Java
9 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (18.75%) MCSA
3 55 (16.37%) MCSE
4 47 (13.99%) MCITP
5 36 (10.71%) MCP
6 35 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (9.82%) CCNA
8 27 (8.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (5.95%) MCTS
10 17 (5.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (4.17%) Degree
12 12 (3.57%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.08%) CCNP
14 5 (1.49%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.89%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
16 2 (0.60%) CCA
16 2 (0.60%) CCIA
17 1 (0.30%) CCEE
17 1 (0.30%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.23%) SLA
2 4 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 221 (65.77%) Active Directory
2 129 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (19.64%) Hyper-V
3 66 (19.64%) VMware ESX
4 63 (18.75%) vSphere
5 54 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (13.69%) XenApp
7 33 (9.82%) Terminal Services
8 31 (9.23%) XenDesktop
9 25 (7.44%) vCloud
10 14 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (3.27%) Xen
12 8 (2.38%) NFS
13 6 (1.79%) VMware Server
14 4 (1.19%) NLBS
15 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.89%) Firmware
16 2 (0.60%) XenServer
17 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 62 (18.45%) SCCM
2 30 (8.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 26 (7.74%) Backup Exec
4 25 (7.44%) NetBackup
5 20 (5.95%) SCOM
6 16 (4.76%) WSUS
7 2 (0.60%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.30%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 233 (69.35%) VMware
2 208 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 103 (30.65%) Citrix
4 92 (27.38%) Cisco
5 37 (11.01%) HP
6 31 (9.23%) Symantec
7 27 (8.04%) Veritas
8 25 (7.44%) Sophos
9 23 (6.85%) Dell
10 11 (3.27%) Apple
11 10 (2.98%) Fujitsu
12 8 (2.38%) SonicWALL
12 8 (2.38%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.49%) McAfee
13 5 (1.49%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.19%) Oracle
15 3 (0.89%) NetApp
15 3 (0.89%) Novell
16 2 (0.60%) SAP
16 2 (0.60%) JD Edwards
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary and great bonuses
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago