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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 58 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.52% 4.89% 7.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.68% 21.90% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 48
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +24.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £41,500
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
276 242 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.79% 22.35% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 245 221 166
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 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 30 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
West Malling +5 6 £28,250 -37.22% 7
Westerham - 4 £24,750 -
Dartford +2 3 £36,500 -25.31%
Tunbridge Wells +22 2 £50,000 +55.03%
Chatham +4 1 £24,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 56 (64.37%) MS Exchange
4 47 (54.02%) ITIL
5 41 (47.13%) VMware
6 40 (45.98%) Firewall
7 38 (43.68%) Windows 7
8 34 (39.08%) Wireless
9 32 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
11 30 (34.48%) Citrix
12 29 (33.33%) LAN
12 29 (33.33%) WAN
13 26 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
15 24 (27.59%) SAN
16 23 (26.44%) SQL
16 23 (26.44%) vSphere
16 23 (26.44%) XenApp
17 21 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
18 20 (22.99%) Cisco
19 19 (21.84%) MS Office
19 19 (21.84%) MCSE
19 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (18.39%) CheckPoint
21 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
21 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
21 14 (16.09%) XenDesktop

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 56 (64.37%) MS Exchange
2 32 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
5 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (10.34%) IIS
7 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.30%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.84%) MS Office
3 8 (9.20%) FastStats
4 2 (2.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (45.98%) Firewall
2 34 (39.08%) Wireless
3 29 (33.33%) LAN
3 29 (33.33%) WAN
4 24 (27.59%) SAN
5 13 (14.94%) MPLS
6 12 (13.79%) VLAN
7 8 (9.20%) OSPF
7 8 (9.20%) BGP
7 8 (9.20%) VPN
8 7 (8.05%) DNS
8 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.05%) DHCP
9 5 (5.75%) FTP
9 5 (5.75%) BIG-IP
10 4 (4.60%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Advertising
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Analyst
2 28 (32.18%) IT Support
3 27 (31.03%) Support Analyst
4 19 (21.84%) IT Support Analyst
5 15 (17.24%) Support Engineer
6 13 (14.94%) Administrator
7 11 (12.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (9.20%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Consultant
10 6 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.90%) Network Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) Network Support
11 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Senior IT Support
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Support Analyst
12 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Network Administrator
12 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) WCF
4 1 (1.15%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Clustering
2 3 (3.45%) NHS
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (2.30%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.30%) AS400
3 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.15%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) PDA
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (43.68%) Windows 7
3 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.45%) Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) ITIL
2 8 (9.20%) ETL
2 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.90%) Business Continuity
3 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (5.75%) Change Management
5 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
5 4 (4.60%) Migration
5 4 (4.60%) BCP
5 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.60%) Coaching
6 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 3 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.45%) Logistics
7 2 (2.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.05%) VBScript
4 4 (4.60%) VB
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) C#
6 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (21.84%) MCSE
3 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (13.79%) CCNA
5 11 (12.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (11.49%) CCNP
6 10 (11.49%) MCSA
7 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.90%) Degree
7 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.75%) MCP
8 5 (5.75%) HNC
8 5 (5.75%) HND
9 4 (4.60%) MCITP
10 2 (2.30%) VCDX
10 2 (2.30%) NCDA
10 2 (2.30%) NCIE
10 2 (2.30%) VCAP
10 2 (2.30%) VTSP
10 2 (2.30%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.44%) XenApp
2 23 (26.44%) vSphere
3 21 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (16.09%) XenDesktop
5 9 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) SCCM
2 11 (12.64%) Backup Exec
3 8 (9.20%) Foglight
3 8 (9.20%) ZABBIX
3 8 (9.20%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (5.75%) WSUS
4 5 (5.75%) SCOM
5 3 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.30%) Legato
6 2 (2.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.30%) SCSM
Vendors
1 41 (47.13%) VMware
2 31 (35.63%) Microsoft
3 30 (34.48%) Citrix
4 20 (22.99%) Cisco
5 16 (18.39%) CheckPoint
6 14 (16.09%) SolarWinds
7 10 (11.49%) Veeam
8 9 (10.34%) HP
9 8 (9.20%) Neolane
9 8 (9.20%) ProCurve
10 6 (6.90%) F5
11 5 (5.75%) Wyse
12 4 (4.60%) ExactTarget
12 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (3.45%) NetApp
13 3 (3.45%) Symantec
13 3 (3.45%) Dell
13 3 (3.45%) IBM
14 2 (2.30%) CommVault
14 2 (2.30%) Websense
Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 8 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Sittingbourne
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + overtime
Posted: 22 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago