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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 45 35 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.26% 5.66% 4.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.58% 16.33% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 42
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,800 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
226 392 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.32% 34.69% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 197 336 332
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Dartford 0 7 £42,500 +82.79%
Maidstone -20 3 £26,500 +0.95%
Westerham - 2 £25,000 - 1
Sevenoaks +5 1 £30,000 -25.00%
West Malling +1 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Tonbridge 0 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Sittingbourne -6 1 - -
Longfield - 1 £22,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (92.77%) Windows Server
3 55 (66.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (66.27%) Active Directory
4 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
5 38 (45.78%) MS Excel
6 36 (43.37%) Firewall
7 31 (37.35%) DNS
8 29 (34.94%) DHCP
9 28 (33.73%) MS Exchange
10 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
10 27 (32.53%) VMware
11 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (28.92%) WAN
12 24 (28.92%) Office 365
13 23 (27.71%) VPN
14 22 (26.51%) VoIP
14 22 (26.51%) VLAN
15 19 (22.89%) MS Office
16 18 (21.69%) MCSE
16 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
17 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (20.48%) MCSA
17 17 (20.48%) HP
17 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
18 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
19 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
19 15 (18.07%) LAN
20 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008

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 28 (33.73%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.41%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (45.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (22.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) Firewall
2 31 (37.35%) DNS
3 29 (34.94%) DHCP
4 24 (28.92%) WAN
5 23 (27.71%) VPN
6 22 (26.51%) VLAN
6 22 (26.51%) VoIP
7 15 (18.07%) LAN
7 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.84%) DSL
8 9 (10.84%) IP Telephony
8 9 (10.84%) MPLS
8 9 (10.84%) SAN
9 8 (9.64%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.61%) ADSL
10 3 (3.61%) Junos
10 3 (3.61%) Skype
10 3 (3.61%) Wireless
11 2 (2.41%) Network Security
11 2 (2.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.41%) MySQL
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Law
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) IT Support
1 17 (20.48%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Consultant
4 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.43%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (8.43%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Active Directory Support
7 6 (7.23%) Citrix Support
7 6 (7.23%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) REST
1 5 (6.02%) SOAP
1 5 (6.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (92.77%) Windows Server
3 55 (66.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.05%) Linux
7 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.43%) Android
9 6 (7.23%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
2 10 (12.05%) High Availability
3 9 (10.84%) B2B
4 8 (9.64%) ITIL
5 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
7 4 (4.82%) Change Management
8 3 (3.61%) Network Design
8 3 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.41%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.41%) CRM
9 2 (2.41%) Information Security
9 2 (2.41%) Project Management
9 2 (2.41%) Service Management
10 1 (1.20%) BCP
10 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.20%) ERP
10 1 (1.20%) Security Management
10 1 (1.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.69%) MCSE
3 17 (20.48%) MCSA
4 10 (12.05%) CCNA
4 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (9.64%) A+ Certification
5 8 (9.64%) MCITP
6 5 (6.02%) MCTS
7 3 (3.61%) CCNP
7 3 (3.61%) MCP
8 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 55 (66.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.43%) XenApp
5 5 (6.02%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.20%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) SCCM
2 9 (10.84%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (32.53%) VMware
3 17 (20.48%) HP
4 12 (14.46%) Citrix
5 11 (13.25%) Cisco
6 9 (10.84%) Mitel
7 6 (7.23%) Dell
7 6 (7.23%) Nortel
7 6 (7.23%) Symantec
8 5 (6.02%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (4.82%) Avaya
10 3 (3.61%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.41%) Apple
11 2 (2.41%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.20%) Google
12 1 (1.20%) IBM
12 1 (1.20%) Intel
12 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.20%) Veeam
Westerham, Kent
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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