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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 39 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.57% - 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
60 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 34.09% 31.36% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Document Management
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (33.33%) Telnet
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Telnet
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) SSH
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
4 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel