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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 54 60 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.86% 4.24% 7.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.80% 15.14% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 63
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £51,250 £50,000
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
356 317 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.69% 28.00% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 308 286 227
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Maidstone +1 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Tonbridge -5 2 £28,500 -32.94%
West Malling - 2 £40,000 -
Stansted +12 1 £30,000 -
Whitstable +3 1 £30,500 +41.86%
Dartford +1 1 £35,000 -6.04%
Chatham - 1 £52,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (81.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (69.44%) VMware
4 45 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
6 35 (48.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 29 (40.28%) MS Office
9 28 (38.89%) vSphere
10 27 (37.50%) ITIL
11 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
11 26 (36.11%) Cisco
11 26 (36.11%) Citrix
11 26 (36.11%) SAN
12 25 (34.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (31.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 23 (31.94%) DNS
14 22 (30.56%) Firewall
15 18 (25.00%) Wireless
15 18 (25.00%) HP
15 18 (25.00%) NAS
15 18 (25.00%) Office 365
16 17 (23.61%) IIS
17 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
17 15 (20.83%) Windows XP
17 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
17 15 (20.83%) XenApp
18 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
18 14 (19.44%) Veeam

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 25 (34.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (31.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.61%) IIS
5 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (13.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (12.50%) Apache
8 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
10 3 (4.17%) Lync
11 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
Applications
1 29 (40.28%) MS Office
2 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) SAN
2 23 (31.94%) DNS
3 22 (30.56%) Firewall
4 18 (25.00%) Wireless
4 18 (25.00%) NAS
5 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 13 (18.06%) DHCP
6 13 (18.06%) iSCSI
6 13 (18.06%) VLAN
7 10 (13.89%) IMAP
7 10 (13.89%) VPN
8 9 (12.50%) SMTP
8 9 (12.50%) DMZ
9 7 (9.72%) WAN
10 6 (8.33%) LAN
11 5 (6.94%) Intranet
12 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (4.17%) VoIP
12 3 (4.17%) HTTP
12 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) OLTP
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Redis
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Advertising
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Systems Engineer
1 19 (26.39%) Support Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Senior Support Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 9 (12.50%) Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) IT Support
5 8 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Network Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Project Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) MAPI
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.89%) iPhone
3 10 (13.89%) Replication
4 9 (12.50%) PDA
5 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
6 4 (5.56%) NHS
6 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.78%) Health Informatics
7 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.78%) Informatics
7 2 (2.78%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) Handset
8 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (81.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (20.83%) Windows XP
4 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 12 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (16.67%) Linux
6 11 (15.28%) Android
7 9 (12.50%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.17%) UNIX
9 1 (1.39%) SUSE
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 5 (6.94%) Migration
3 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.56%) Network Design
5 3 (4.17%) Service Management
5 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.17%) Change Management
5 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.17%) Security Management
5 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) MCSA
3 6 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.17%) CCSA
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 3 (4.17%) MCITP
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CCA
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.39%) MCTS
7 1 (1.39%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (48.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (38.89%) vSphere
4 15 (20.83%) XenApp
5 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
6 13 (18.06%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 9 (12.50%) DFS Replication
9 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
10 4 (5.56%) Terminal Services
11 3 (4.17%) vCloud
12 2 (2.78%) XenServer
12 2 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.39%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.94%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) VMware
2 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) Cisco
3 26 (36.11%) Citrix
4 18 (25.00%) HP
5 14 (19.44%) Veeam
6 10 (13.89%) Symantec
7 9 (12.50%) Apple
7 9 (12.50%) Draytek
8 7 (9.72%) Avaya
9 4 (5.56%) Dell
9 4 (5.56%) Sophos
9 4 (5.56%) NetApp
10 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.17%) McAfee
10 3 (4.17%) Intel
10 3 (4.17%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.78%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago