The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 61 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 51 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.51% 4.77% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.11% 21.16% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 47
Average salary £36,500 £38,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.80% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
267 241 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.78% 22.52% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 240 213 155
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Kent

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +1 7 £37,250 -23.78%
West Malling +9 6 £28,250 -37.22% 6
Westerham - 5 £24,750 -
Tunbridge Wells +20 2 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (68.75%) MS Exchange
3 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 46 (57.50%) ITIL
5 40 (50.00%) Firewall
6 35 (43.75%) VMware
7 34 (42.50%) Wireless
8 32 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 32 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 25 (31.25%) Citrix
9 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (28.75%) SAN
10 23 (28.75%) LAN
10 23 (28.75%) WAN
11 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
12 20 (25.00%) Cisco
13 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
13 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (22.50%) XenApp
14 18 (22.50%) vSphere
14 18 (22.50%) MCSE
15 17 (21.25%) SQL
16 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
16 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (17.50%) MS Office
17 14 (17.50%) SolarWinds
17 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 55 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 32 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (11.25%) IIS
7 8 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS Office
3 8 (10.00%) FastStats
4 2 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) IaaS
3 3 (3.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.00%) Firewall
2 34 (42.50%) Wireless
3 23 (28.75%) SAN
3 23 (28.75%) LAN
3 23 (28.75%) WAN
4 13 (16.25%) MPLS
5 12 (15.00%) VLAN
6 8 (10.00%) OSPF
6 8 (10.00%) BGP
6 8 (10.00%) VPN
7 7 (8.75%) DNS
7 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.75%) DHCP
8 5 (6.25%) FTP
8 5 (6.25%) BIG-IP
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.75%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.75%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
1 6 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (3.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 27 (33.75%) Support Analyst
2 27 (33.75%) IT Support
3 19 (23.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 12 (15.00%) Administrator
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Network Support
8 6 (7.50%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Network Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.00%) Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) WCF
3 1 (1.25%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Clustering
2 3 (3.75%) NHS
2 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) AS400
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.50%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
4 1 (1.25%) PDA
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.75%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) ETL
2 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (3.75%) Migration
5 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.75%) Logistics
5 3 (3.75%) Operations Management
5 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.50%) Data Management
6 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.50%) CRM
6 2 (2.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) VB
2 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) VBScript
3 2 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (22.50%) MCSE
3 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (15.00%) CCNA
5 11 (13.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (12.50%) CCNP
6 10 (12.50%) MCSA
7 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.50%) Degree
7 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.25%) MCP
8 5 (6.25%) HNC
8 5 (6.25%) HND
9 4 (5.00%) MCITP
10 2 (2.50%) VCDX
10 2 (2.50%) NCDA
10 2 (2.50%) NCIE
10 2 (2.50%) VCAP
10 2 (2.50%) VTSP
10 2 (2.50%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.50%) XenApp
2 18 (22.50%) vSphere
3 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (11.25%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Backup Exec
2 8 (10.00%) ZABBIX
2 8 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (10.00%) Foglight
3 6 (7.50%) SCCM
4 4 (5.00%) SCOM
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.50%) Legato
6 2 (2.50%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Intune
7 1 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (43.75%) VMware
2 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) Citrix
3 20 (25.00%) Cisco
4 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 14 (17.50%) SolarWinds
6 10 (12.50%) Veeam
7 9 (11.25%) HP
8 8 (10.00%) ProCurve
8 8 (10.00%) Neolane
9 6 (7.50%) F5
10 4 (5.00%) ExactTarget
10 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.75%) NetApp
11 3 (3.75%) Symantec
11 3 (3.75%) Dell
11 3 (3.75%) IBM
12 2 (2.50%) CommVault
12 2 (2.50%) Websense
12 2 (2.50%) Lotus
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sittingbourne
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago