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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 62 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 32 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.32% 2.70% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 12.09% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 28
Average salary £30,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £69,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
338 273 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.06% 22.38% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 297 215 263
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Stansted - 9 £30,000 -
Chatham +2 2 £27,500 -61.53%
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £31,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £21,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (76.06%) VMware
2 54 (76.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
4 35 (49.30%) MS Office
5 33 (46.48%) MS Excel
5 33 (46.48%) MS Exchange
5 33 (46.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (45.07%) Cisco
6 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (39.44%) Hyper-V
7 28 (39.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
8 27 (38.03%) DNS
8 27 (38.03%) Firewall
8 27 (38.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 26 (36.62%) vSphere
10 24 (33.80%) Wireless
10 24 (33.80%) Windows 7
11 23 (32.39%) Linux
12 22 (30.99%) DHCP
13 21 (29.58%) SAN
13 21 (29.58%) iPhone
14 20 (28.17%) VLAN
14 20 (28.17%) Apple
14 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
15 19 (26.76%) ITIL
15 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
15 19 (26.76%) VPN
15 19 (26.76%) HP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 33 (46.48%) MS Exchange
2 28 (39.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (38.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (23.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (21.13%) IIS
7 9 (12.68%) Apache
8 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.82%) Lync
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (49.30%) MS Office
2 33 (46.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) DNS
1 27 (38.03%) Firewall
2 24 (33.80%) Wireless
3 22 (30.99%) DHCP
4 21 (29.58%) SAN
5 20 (28.17%) VLAN
6 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
6 19 (26.76%) VPN
7 18 (25.35%) IMAP
8 17 (23.94%) SMTP
8 17 (23.94%) DMZ
9 16 (22.54%) NAS
10 8 (11.27%) ADSL
10 8 (11.27%) iSCSI
11 5 (7.04%) WAN
12 4 (5.63%) LAN
12 4 (5.63%) Network Security
13 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (1.41%) Internet
13 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) Redis
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.63%) Advertising
1 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Systems Engineer
2 23 (32.39%) Support Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Systems Support Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Systems Support
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) IT Support
6 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Network Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.63%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Build Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 3 (4.23%) Desktop Technician
10 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) MAPI
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) iPhone
2 19 (26.76%) Blackberry
3 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (23.94%) PDA
5 9 (12.68%) Replication
6 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
7 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.82%) iPad
9 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (76.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (46.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (33.80%) Windows 7
5 23 (32.39%) Linux
6 19 (26.76%) Windows 8
7 18 (25.35%) Windows Vista
7 18 (25.35%) Android
7 18 (25.35%) Windows XP
8 9 (12.68%) Mac OS
9 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) ITIL
2 7 (9.86%) Migration
3 4 (5.63%) Service Management
3 4 (5.63%) Operations Management
4 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.23%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (4.23%) Security Management
4 3 (4.23%) Change Management
5 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.82%) Information Security
5 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.82%) Document Management
5 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.41%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.41%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.41%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.41%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.41%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PHP
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) MCP
2 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.82%) CCNA
3 2 (2.82%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) MCTS
4 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (39.44%) Hyper-V
2 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
3 26 (36.62%) vSphere
4 11 (15.49%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (15.49%) XenApp
5 7 (9.86%) DFS Replication
6 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
6 6 (8.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.82%) vCloud
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.41%) MDaemon
8 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (26.76%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.04%) SCCM
3 3 (4.23%) WSUS
3 3 (4.23%) SCOM
4 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.41%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) VMware
2 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
3 32 (45.07%) Cisco
4 20 (28.17%) Apple
5 19 (26.76%) HP
6 18 (25.35%) Symantec
7 17 (23.94%) Draytek
8 14 (19.72%) Citrix
9 10 (14.08%) Veeam
10 5 (7.04%) IBM
10 5 (7.04%) Dell
10 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.04%) Sophos
11 4 (5.63%) NetApp
11 4 (5.63%) Avaya
12 3 (4.23%) Mitel
13 2 (2.82%) SAP
13 2 (2.82%) Intel
13 2 (2.82%) CommVault
13 2 (2.82%) ProCurve
Rochester, Kent
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £100 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago