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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 42 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 44 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.71% 4.18% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 12.50% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 33
Median salary £28,500 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
220 360 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.55% 33.43% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 193 323 262
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 10 £27,500 -
Chatham -1 8 £28,500 -34.10%
West Malling +7 5 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £28,750 -
Westerham - 4 £33,000 -
Dartford +8 2 £42,500 +47.82%
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Whitstable - 2 £21,000 -
Tonbridge +2 1 £29,000 +1.75%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (80.20%) Windows Server
3 70 (69.31%) Active Directory
4 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
5 55 (54.46%) VMware
6 50 (49.50%) DNS
7 46 (45.54%) DHCP
8 45 (44.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (37.62%) MS Exchange
10 33 (32.67%) Firewall
11 30 (29.70%) ITIL
11 30 (29.70%) HP
12 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
14 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
15 23 (22.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (21.78%) Symantec
16 22 (21.78%) Citrix
16 22 (21.78%) SCCM
17 21 (20.79%) SLA
17 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
17 21 (20.79%) MS Office
18 19 (18.81%) Linux
18 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
19 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
19 18 (17.82%) vSphere
19 18 (17.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 18 (17.82%) Office 365
20 17 (16.83%) Capacity Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (37.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (22.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (12.87%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.92%) Skype for Business
5 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.96%) IIS
7 3 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.99%) CMS
9 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 21 (20.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.82%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (49.50%) DNS
2 46 (45.54%) DHCP
3 33 (32.67%) Firewall
4 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
5 15 (14.85%) VLAN
6 13 (12.87%) WAN
7 12 (11.88%) SAN
7 12 (11.88%) VoIP
8 11 (10.89%) LAN
9 9 (8.91%) VPN
10 7 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (4.95%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.96%) ADSL
12 4 (3.96%) Junos
13 3 (2.97%) Wireless
14 2 (1.98%) BGP
14 2 (1.98%) DSL
14 2 (1.98%) MPLS
14 2 (1.98%) OSPF
14 2 (1.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.98%) MySQL
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) NUnit
2 2 (1.98%) ReSharper
2 2 (1.98%) StyleCop
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
2 2 (1.98%) Xcode
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (4.95%) Advertising
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Banking
2 1 (0.99%) Legal
2 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (25.74%) Analyst
2 21 (20.79%) Support Analyst
2 21 (20.79%) Support Engineer
3 19 (18.81%) Administrator
3 19 (18.81%) IT Support
3 19 (18.81%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (14.85%) Storage Administrator
4 15 (14.85%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Support
6 12 (11.88%) IT Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Desktop Support
8 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) HP Storage Administrator
11 6 (5.94%) Citrix Support
11 6 (5.94%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
1 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
1 4 (3.96%) WCF
2 3 (2.97%) CSS
2 3 (2.97%) jQuery
3 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.98%) CSS3
3 2 (1.98%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.98%) HTML
3 2 (1.98%) WPF
4 1 (0.99%) COM
4 1 (0.99%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) HP Storage
2 5 (4.95%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.96%) Clustering
4 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 2 (1.98%) PKI
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.99%) iPhone
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) VLE
6 1 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (80.20%) Windows Server
3 45 (44.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (18.81%) Linux
6 18 (17.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
7 12 (11.88%) Android
7 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
8 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.94%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.96%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.99%) CentOS
12 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) ITIL
2 17 (16.83%) Capacity Management
3 9 (8.91%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (7.92%) Data Protection
5 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.94%) Change Management
6 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.95%) Migration
7 5 (4.95%) MVC
8 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.96%) High Availability
8 4 (3.96%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.96%) ITSM
8 4 (3.96%) Network Design
8 4 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (3.96%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.96%) Security Management
9 3 (2.97%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.88%) SQL
2 4 (3.96%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) PHP
4 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.89%) MCSA
2 11 (10.89%) MCSE
3 10 (9.90%) CCNA
4 7 (6.93%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.95%) MCP
6 4 (3.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.97%) CCNP
7 3 (2.97%) Degree
8 2 (1.98%) HND
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.99%) HNC
9 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.79%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (69.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.82%) vSphere
3 15 (14.85%) XenApp
4 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.95%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.96%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.97%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.98%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.99%) vCloud
10 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (21.78%) SCCM
2 17 (16.83%) NetBackup
2 17 (16.83%) SCOM
3 16 (15.84%) HP Data Protector
4 15 (14.85%) HP SIM
4 15 (14.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (9.90%) WSUS
6 4 (3.96%) Puppet
7 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.97%) MOM
7 3 (2.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 55 (54.46%) VMware
3 30 (29.70%) HP
4 22 (21.78%) Citrix
4 22 (21.78%) Symantec
5 15 (14.85%) 3PAR
6 14 (13.86%) Cisco
7 4 (3.96%) BMC
7 4 (3.96%) Remedy
7 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.97%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.97%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.98%) IPFX
10 1 (0.99%) Apple
10 1 (0.99%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.99%) Google
10 1 (0.99%) Intel
10 1 (0.99%) Veeam
West Malling, Kent
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