The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 41 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 2.98% - 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% - 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £26,500 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 - £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 - £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Windows Server 2008
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Operating Systems Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 30.36% 33.13% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,200 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Horsham region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Horsham

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) PPTP
7 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) Perl

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) PPTP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat