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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 64 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 29 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.94% 3.19% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.68% 13.31% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 38
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,546
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
334 278 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.84% 23.99% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 291 232 251
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 22 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 22 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 - 8 £30,000 -
Chatham +2 2 £27,500 -61.53%
Whitstable - 2 £26,000 - 1
Maidstone +6 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (75.76%) VMware
4 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
6 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 30 (45.45%) Cisco
8 29 (43.94%) MS Office
9 27 (40.91%) DNS
9 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (39.39%) Hyper-V
11 25 (37.88%) vSphere
11 25 (37.88%) Active Directory
11 25 (37.88%) Firewall
12 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (33.33%) Wireless
13 22 (33.33%) SAN
14 21 (31.82%) DHCP
14 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
15 20 (30.30%) Linux
15 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
16 19 (28.79%) ITIL
16 19 (28.79%) VLAN
17 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (27.27%) iPhone
17 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
17 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (27.27%) Apple

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
2 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (25.76%) IIS
6 16 (24.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (13.64%) Apache
8 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
10 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 29 (43.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) DNS
2 25 (37.88%) Firewall
3 22 (33.33%) Wireless
3 22 (33.33%) SAN
4 21 (31.82%) DHCP
5 19 (28.79%) VLAN
6 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
6 17 (25.76%) VPN
6 17 (25.76%) IMAP
7 16 (24.24%) NAS
7 16 (24.24%) SMTP
7 16 (24.24%) DMZ
8 8 (12.12%) iSCSI
9 7 (10.61%) ADSL
10 4 (6.06%) WAN
11 3 (4.55%) Network Security
11 3 (4.55%) LAN
12 2 (3.03%) Internet
13 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
13 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Redis
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) OLTP
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) Systems Support Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) Systems Support
4 15 (22.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) IT Support
8 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 3 (4.55%) Desktop Technician
10 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
10 3 (4.55%) Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) MAPI
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) iPhone
1 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 16 (24.24%) PDA
3 10 (15.15%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 20 (30.30%) Linux
6 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 17 (25.76%) Windows XP
7 17 (25.76%) Android
7 17 (25.76%) Windows Vista
8 9 (13.64%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.03%) UNIX
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Migration
3 4 (6.06%) Service Management
3 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.55%) Change Management
4 3 (4.55%) Security Management
5 2 (3.03%) Information Security
5 2 (3.03%) Operations Management
5 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.52%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.52%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.52%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (1.52%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.03%) CCNA
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) MCP
4 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (39.39%) Hyper-V
3 25 (37.88%) vSphere
3 25 (37.88%) Active Directory
4 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (15.15%) XenApp
6 7 (10.61%) DFS Replication
6 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
6 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.55%) vCloud
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.52%) MDaemon
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) VMware
2 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (45.45%) Cisco
4 18 (27.27%) Apple
5 17 (25.76%) Symantec
6 16 (24.24%) Draytek
6 16 (24.24%) HP
7 14 (21.21%) Citrix
8 11 (16.67%) Veeam
9 4 (6.06%) Avaya
9 4 (6.06%) NetApp
10 3 (4.55%) Intel
10 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.55%) IBM
10 3 (4.55%) Dell
10 3 (4.55%) Sophos
11 2 (3.03%) CommVault
11 2 (3.03%) SAP
12 1 (1.52%) Mitel
12 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 14 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29500.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago