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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 32 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.81% 2.08% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 8.06% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
76 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 36.54% 25.83% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 68 62 42
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,250 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) DNS
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (63.64%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Apple
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) iPad
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Support
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat