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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South East / Kent
Rank 50 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 35 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.11% 4.72% 3.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.99% 15.57% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 37
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £54,000 £48,850
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
206 334 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.21% 30.34% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 157 287 323
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Maidstone - 6 £21,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Dartford - 2 £32,500 - 1
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £25,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 - -
Whitstable - 2 £20,800 -
Tonbridge +6 1 £50,000 -
Canterbury +1 1 £32,500 -0.35%
West Malling -10 1 £45,000 +2.85%
Chatham -11 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (85.53%) Windows Server
3 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 52 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (53.95%) Firewall
6 39 (51.32%) MS Excel
7 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
8 30 (39.47%) DNS
9 29 (38.16%) DHCP
10 27 (35.53%) VPN
11 26 (34.21%) WAN
11 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (31.58%) Office 365
13 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
13 23 (30.26%) MS Office
13 23 (30.26%) VLAN
14 22 (28.95%) MS Exchange
15 21 (27.63%) VoIP
15 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
16 20 (26.32%) Linux
16 20 (26.32%) VMware
17 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (25.00%) High Availability
18 18 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
18 18 (23.68%) MCSE
18 18 (23.68%) LAN
19 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (15.79%) MCP

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 22 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.26%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.63%) CMS
8 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 39 (51.32%) MS Excel
2 23 (30.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (31.58%) Office 365
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.95%) Firewall
2 30 (39.47%) DNS
3 29 (38.16%) DHCP
4 27 (35.53%) VPN
5 26 (34.21%) WAN
6 23 (30.26%) VLAN
7 21 (27.63%) VoIP
8 18 (23.68%) LAN
9 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
10 9 (11.84%) DSL
11 8 (10.53%) MPLS
12 7 (9.21%) Wireless
13 6 (7.89%) IP Telephony
13 6 (7.89%) SAN
14 4 (5.26%) Skype
15 3 (3.95%) NAS
16 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
17 1 (1.32%) HTTP
17 1 (1.32%) LDAP
17 1 (1.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
2 2 (2.63%) Law
2 2 (2.63%) Legal
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) IT Support
2 16 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (10.53%) Consultant
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Active Directory Support
7 6 (7.89%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) REST
1 5 (6.58%) SOAP
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (1.32%) iPad
2 1 (1.32%) PKI
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (85.53%) Windows Server
3 52 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
5 20 (26.32%) Linux
6 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (11.84%) Android
8 8 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
10 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) High Availability
2 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.53%) B2B
3 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.21%) ITIL
4 7 (9.21%) Migration
5 4 (5.26%) ERP
6 3 (3.95%) BCP
6 3 (3.95%) CRM
6 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
6 3 (3.95%) Data Management
6 3 (3.95%) Project Management
6 3 (3.95%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.63%) Change Management
7 2 (2.63%) DevOps
7 2 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (1.32%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.32%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (23.68%) MCSE
3 12 (15.79%) MCP
4 10 (13.16%) MCITP
4 10 (13.16%) MCSA
5 8 (10.53%) CCNA
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.89%) A+ Certification
7 5 (6.58%) MCTS
8 2 (2.63%) Degree
8 2 (2.63%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.32%) SCOM
2 1 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (11.84%) Cisco
3 9 (11.84%) Mitel
4 8 (10.53%) Citrix
4 8 (10.53%) HP
5 7 (9.21%) Dell
6 6 (7.89%) Nortel
7 5 (6.58%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (5.26%) Apple
8 4 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.63%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.63%) Nimsoft
9 2 (2.63%) Remedy
9 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.63%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.32%) Acronis
10 1 (1.32%) Google
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