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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 53 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.76% 3.69% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.59% 10.41% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 30
Average salary £35,000 £28,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% -15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £49,188 £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
340 365 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.55% 35.47% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 318 223
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells +9 12 £27,000 +35.00%
West Malling -12 5 £43,750 -2.77%
Canterbury - 4 £32,615 -
Chatham - 3 £32,000 -
Dartford +4 1 £24,000 -17.24% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (76.32%) Windows Server
3 84 (73.68%) VMware
4 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 77 (67.54%) Active Directory
6 57 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 53 (46.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (43.86%) ITIL
9 46 (40.35%) MS Excel
10 45 (39.47%) DNS
11 44 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (36.84%) HP
12 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 40 (35.09%) Firewall
14 39 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
15 37 (32.46%) Cisco
16 36 (31.58%) DHCP
16 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
17 34 (29.82%) vSphere
18 30 (26.32%) SLA
18 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
18 30 (26.32%) Office 365
19 28 (24.56%) Security Cleared
20 27 (23.68%) Linux
21 25 (21.93%) Symantec
21 25 (21.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 25 (21.93%) 3PAR
21 25 (21.93%) Capacity Management
21 25 (21.93%) Exchange Server 2013
22 24 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 57 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 39 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (21.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (14.91%) IIS
6 13 (11.40%) Skype for Business
7 6 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
10 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (40.35%) MS Excel
2 22 (19.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.32%) Office 365
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (39.47%) DNS
2 40 (35.09%) Firewall
3 36 (31.58%) DHCP
4 22 (19.30%) SAN
5 20 (17.54%) LAN
5 20 (17.54%) WAN
6 14 (12.28%) Wireless
7 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 10 (8.77%) VPN
9 7 (6.14%) VLAN
10 6 (5.26%) iSCSI
10 6 (5.26%) NAS
10 6 (5.26%) VoIP
11 3 (2.63%) HTTP
11 3 (2.63%) Skype
12 2 (1.75%) SMTP
13 1 (0.88%) ADSL
13 1 (0.88%) Internet
13 1 (0.88%) IPv4
13 1 (0.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.75%) OLTP
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Selenium
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Automotive
3 1 (0.88%) Local Government
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Administrator
2 28 (24.56%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (21.05%) Storage Administrator
3 24 (21.05%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 19 (16.67%) IT Support
4 19 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 18 (15.79%) Analyst
5 18 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (13.16%) IT Engineer
7 14 (12.28%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (12.28%) Support Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Exchange Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (6.14%) IT Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) HP Storage
2 13 (11.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.39%) Clustering
5 5 (4.39%) iPhone
6 3 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.63%) Replication
7 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.75%) PKI
7 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (76.32%) Windows Server
3 53 (46.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (23.68%) Linux
6 25 (21.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (20.18%) Windows 7
8 11 (9.65%) Unix
9 10 (8.77%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.39%) Android
11 4 (3.51%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) ITIL
2 25 (21.93%) Capacity Management
3 9 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (7.89%) High Availability
3 9 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 8 (7.02%) Migration
5 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.26%) Change Management
6 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.51%) Security Management
8 3 (2.63%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.63%) ITSM
8 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.63%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.63%) Process Management
9 2 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.75%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (16.67%) MCSE
4 16 (14.04%) MCP
5 13 (11.40%) CCNA
6 11 (9.65%) A+ Certification
7 7 (6.14%) MCITP
7 7 (6.14%) MCSA
8 6 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.39%) Degree
9 5 (4.39%) VCAP
10 3 (2.63%) CCENT
10 3 (2.63%) CCNP
10 3 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.63%) MCTS
11 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (67.54%) Active Directory
2 44 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (29.82%) vSphere
4 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
5 9 (7.89%) vCloud
6 6 (5.26%) DFS Replication
6 6 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.26%) XenApp
6 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (3.51%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.75%) Firmware
9 2 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.88%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
1 24 (21.05%) HP SIM
1 24 (21.05%) NetBackup
1 24 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (7.89%) SCCM
3 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.63%) SCOM
6 2 (1.75%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.75%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.75%) vRealize
6 2 (1.75%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (73.68%) VMware
2 78 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 42 (36.84%) HP
4 37 (32.46%) Cisco
5 25 (21.93%) 3PAR
5 25 (21.93%) Symantec
6 17 (14.91%) Citrix
7 11 (9.65%) Dell
8 6 (5.26%) MobileIron
9 5 (4.39%) Veeam
10 4 (3.51%) Sophos
10 4 (3.51%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.63%) BMC
11 3 (2.63%) Draytek
11 3 (2.63%) Oracle
11 3 (2.63%) Remedy
12 2 (1.75%) Amdocs
12 2 (1.75%) Intel
12 2 (1.75%) Red Gate
12 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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