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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 76 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 51 90 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.50% 4.42% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% 17.72% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 80
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,651 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -

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
472 508 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.18% 24.94% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 366 412 450
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +6 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 14 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Stevenage -15 10 £21,000 +23.52%
Welwyn Garden City -3 2 £45,750 +20.39%
Kings Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2008
East of England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
3 84 (73.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (71.30%) Active Directory
5 79 (68.70%) Windows Server
6 57 (49.57%) VMware
7 51 (44.35%) DNS
7 51 (44.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (44.35%) Office 365
8 46 (40.00%) DHCP
9 45 (39.13%) Firewall
10 44 (38.26%) ITIL
11 42 (36.52%) MS Exchange
12 41 (35.65%) Linux
12 41 (35.65%) MS Excel
13 40 (34.78%) MS Office
14 35 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (30.43%) Data Centre
15 34 (29.57%) Windows 7
16 33 (28.70%) TCP/IP
16 33 (28.70%) SQL
17 29 (25.22%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
19 26 (22.61%) WAN
20 25 (21.74%) Cisco
20 25 (21.74%) Hyper-V
21 24 (20.87%) Cisco Certification
21 24 (20.87%) VPN
21 24 (20.87%) VoIP
21 24 (20.87%) Terminal Services

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (36.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.04%) IIS
2 15 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 14 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (10.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (35.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (34.78%) MS Office
3 5 (4.35%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (44.35%) Office 365
2 14 (12.17%) PaaS
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (44.35%) DNS
2 46 (40.00%) DHCP
3 45 (39.13%) Firewall
4 33 (28.70%) TCP/IP
5 26 (22.61%) WAN
6 24 (20.87%) VoIP
6 24 (20.87%) VPN
7 21 (18.26%) LAN
8 20 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
9 15 (13.04%) VLAN
10 14 (12.17%) ISDN
10 14 (12.17%) MPLS
10 14 (12.17%) PBX
11 12 (10.43%) SAN
12 7 (6.09%) IP Telephony
13 6 (5.22%) iSCSI
14 5 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (4.35%) NAS
14 5 (4.35%) SMTP
14 5 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (13.04%) Retail
2 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) Support Engineer
2 34 (29.57%) Analyst
3 28 (24.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 27 (23.48%) Support Analyst
5 19 (16.52%) IT Support
6 18 (15.65%) IT Analyst
7 17 (14.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (14.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (14.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (12.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 14 (12.17%) Network Engineer
8 14 (12.17%) Office 365 Engineer
9 13 (11.30%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (11.30%) Windows Support Engineer
10 12 (10.43%) Server Support
11 11 (9.57%) Network Support
11 11 (9.57%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 9 (7.83%) Linux Support Engineer
13 9 (7.83%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) .NET
2 5 (4.35%) CSS
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.91%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.96%) Handset
4 6 (5.22%) Replication
5 5 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.48%) Clustering
7 3 (2.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.87%) EPoS
9 1 (0.87%) iPad
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) PACS
9 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (73.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 79 (68.70%) Windows Server
4 41 (35.65%) Linux
5 34 (29.57%) Windows 7
6 29 (25.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (11.30%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.96%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.48%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.61%) Unix
11 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.74%) Android
12 2 (1.74%) CentOS
12 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) ITIL
2 20 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 17 (14.78%) E-Commerce
4 16 (13.91%) Change Management
5 14 (12.17%) Coaching
5 14 (12.17%) Service Management
6 10 (8.70%) Project Management
7 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.09%) Logistics
7 7 (6.09%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.09%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.22%) Information Security
9 5 (4.35%) CRM
9 5 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.48%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.48%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (3.48%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.70%) SQL
2 21 (18.26%) C
3 13 (11.30%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.22%) C#
4 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.22%) VB
4 6 (5.22%) VBScript
5 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.35%) C++
5 5 (4.35%) Python
5 5 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (20.87%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (20.00%) CCNA
4 17 (14.78%) Degree
4 17 (14.78%) MCP
5 13 (11.30%) MCSE
6 11 (9.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.83%) MCTS
8 7 (6.09%) A+ Certification
9 6 (5.22%) MCITP
10 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.61%) CCAA
11 3 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.74%) CCNP
12 2 (1.74%) MCDST
12 2 (1.74%) MCSA
13 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (71.30%) Active Directory
2 51 (44.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 24 (20.87%) Terminal Services
5 21 (18.26%) VMware ESX
6 12 (10.43%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (10.43%) vSphere
7 7 (6.09%) XenApp
8 6 (5.22%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) SCCM
2 10 (8.70%) SCOM
3 6 (5.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.87%) Ansible
7 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.87%) Simpana
7 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 57 (49.57%) VMware
3 25 (21.74%) Cisco
4 17 (14.78%) Citrix
5 15 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.30%) HP
7 8 (6.96%) SonicWALL
8 7 (6.09%) Oracle
8 7 (6.09%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.09%) Veeam
9 6 (5.22%) Symantec
10 5 (4.35%) Dell
10 5 (4.35%) IBM
10 5 (4.35%) Sage
10 5 (4.35%) Splunk
11 4 (3.48%) Apple
11 4 (3.48%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (2.61%) Remedy
13 2 (1.74%) Becrypt
13 2 (1.74%) CommVault
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