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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 56 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.87% 4.57% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.83% 16.56% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 57
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,750 £52,000
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
355 314 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.75% 27.62% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 302 282 257
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 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 6 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
Stansted +16 4 £30,000 -
Chatham - 3 £27,500 -
Maidstone 0 2 £35,000 -17.64%
West Malling - 2 £40,000 - 1
Whitstable +3 1 £30,500 +41.86%
Dartford 0 1 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Tonbridge -8 1 £27,000 -36.47%
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 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 56 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (66.67%) VMware
4 47 (65.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 31 (43.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 28 (38.89%) MS Office
8 28 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 27 (37.50%) Cisco
10 26 (36.11%) vSphere
11 25 (34.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (34.72%) SAN
11 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
12 24 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
13 23 (31.94%) ITIL
13 23 (31.94%) Citrix
14 22 (30.56%) DNS
15 21 (29.17%) Firewall
16 19 (26.39%) Wireless
16 19 (26.39%) HP
17 18 (25.00%) NAS
18 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
18 17 (23.61%) IIS
19 16 (22.22%) Office 365
19 16 (22.22%) Hyper-V
20 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
20 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
21 14 (19.44%) Blackberry
21 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 24 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.61%) IIS
5 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (15.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (12.50%) Apache
8 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.17%) Lync
10 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
Applications
1 28 (38.89%) MS Office
2 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) SAN
2 22 (30.56%) DNS
3 21 (29.17%) Firewall
4 19 (26.39%) Wireless
5 18 (25.00%) NAS
6 14 (19.44%) VLAN
6 14 (19.44%) DHCP
6 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (15.28%) VPN
7 11 (15.28%) IMAP
7 11 (15.28%) iSCSI
8 10 (13.89%) SMTP
8 10 (13.89%) DMZ
9 7 (9.72%) WAN
10 6 (8.33%) LAN
11 5 (6.94%) Intranet
12 2 (2.78%) Internet
12 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
13 1 (1.39%) Network Security
13 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Redis
3 1 (1.39%) OLTP
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Advertising
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Systems Support
4 10 (13.89%) Administrator
4 10 (13.89%) Systems Support Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Network Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Network Administrator
7 7 (9.72%) IT Support
8 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (5.56%) Support Technician
10 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.56%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) MAPI
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Blackberry
2 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.28%) iPhone
4 10 (13.89%) Replication
4 10 (13.89%) PDA
5 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
6 4 (5.56%) NHS
6 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Informatics
7 2 (2.78%) Clustering
7 2 (2.78%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.39%) iPad
8 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (65.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
5 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 14 (19.44%) Windows XP
7 12 (16.67%) Linux
8 11 (15.28%) Windows Vista
8 11 (15.28%) Android
9 9 (12.50%) Mac OS
10 3 (4.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.78%) UNIX
12 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) ITIL
2 7 (9.72%) Patch Management
3 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.56%) Service Management
4 4 (5.56%) Change Management
4 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.17%) Migration
6 2 (2.78%) Information Security
6 2 (2.78%) Security Management
6 2 (2.78%) Network Design
6 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.39%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (1.39%) SIEM
7 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNA
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) MCSA
4 3 (4.17%) CCNP
4 3 (4.17%) CCSA
4 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.17%) MCITP
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (2.78%) Degree
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 26 (36.11%) vSphere
4 16 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 13 (18.06%) XenApp
5 13 (18.06%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 9 (12.50%) DFS Replication
8 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.17%) vCloud
10 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.78%) XenServer
11 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.39%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (4.17%) SCOM
4 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.78%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) VMware
2 45 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (37.50%) Cisco
4 23 (31.94%) Citrix
5 19 (26.39%) HP
6 12 (16.67%) Veeam
7 11 (15.28%) Symantec
8 10 (13.89%) Apple
8 10 (13.89%) Draytek
9 5 (6.94%) Avaya
10 4 (5.56%) NetApp
10 4 (5.56%) Dell
10 4 (5.56%) Sophos
11 3 (4.17%) Intel
11 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.17%) McAfee
12 2 (2.78%) CommVault
12 2 (2.78%) IBM
12 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.39%) Red Gate
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago