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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 37 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.41% 2.80% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 12.00% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -3.50%
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
54 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 30.68% 23.36% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,675 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £55,250
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 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 7 July 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) iPad
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (12.50%) Apple
8 2 (12.50%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) Wireless
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) NetApp
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard