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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 46 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 42 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.91% 4.18% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.58% 12.50% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 28
Median salary £28,500 £38,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.45% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,367 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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
226 352 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.43% 33.46% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 199 335 239
Median salary £33,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Sittingbourne - 12 £27,500 -
Chatham -5 5 £28,500 -25.49%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £28,750 - 1
Westerham - 4 £33,250 -
Dartford +6 3 £42,500 +88.88% 1
West Malling +4 3 £19,000 -49.33%
Tonbridge -3 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (84.44%) Windows Server
3 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 56 (62.22%) Active Directory
4 45 (50.00%) VMware
5 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (42.22%) DNS
7 35 (38.89%) DHCP
8 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
8 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
9 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 26 (28.89%) Firewall
11 25 (27.78%) HP
12 22 (24.44%) ITIL
13 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 20 (22.22%) SCCM
15 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (21.11%) MS Office
16 18 (20.00%) Citrix
16 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (18.89%) Symantec
18 16 (17.78%) Office 365
19 15 (16.67%) Windows 7
19 15 (16.67%) WAN
19 15 (16.67%) SLA
19 15 (16.67%) SQL
20 14 (15.56%) VLAN
21 13 (14.44%) SCOM
21 13 (14.44%) XenApp

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 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
2 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.33%) CMS
7 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.11%) IIS
8 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.78%) Office 365
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (42.22%) DNS
2 35 (38.89%) DHCP
3 26 (28.89%) Firewall
4 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 15 (16.67%) WAN
6 14 (15.56%) VLAN
7 12 (13.33%) LAN
7 12 (13.33%) VoIP
8 9 (10.00%) SAN
8 9 (10.00%) VPN
9 8 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.56%) IP Telephony
11 4 (4.44%) ADSL
11 4 (4.44%) Junos
11 4 (4.44%) Skype
12 3 (3.33%) DSL
12 3 (3.33%) HTTP
12 3 (3.33%) MPLS
12 3 (3.33%) SMTP
13 2 (2.22%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.33%) MySQL
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) NUnit
2 1 (1.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.11%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.11%) Subversion
2 1 (1.11%) Xcode
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) Law
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Analyst
2 17 (18.89%) Support Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Administrator
3 15 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (15.56%) IT Support
5 12 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
7 10 (11.11%) Storage Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Desktop Support
8 7 (7.78%) HP Storage Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Citrix Support
9 6 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
10 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) .NET
1 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.33%) CSS
1 3 (3.33%) WCF
2 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.22%) CSS3
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.11%) COM
3 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.11%) REST
3 1 (1.11%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.11%) SOAP
3 1 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.33%) PKI
2 3 (3.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) VLE
4 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (84.44%) Windows Server
3 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 13 (14.44%) Linux
6 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 9 (10.00%) Android
9 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 13 (14.44%) Capacity Management
3 9 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.78%) Change Management
4 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (7.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.56%) Migration
6 4 (4.44%) CRM
6 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.44%) High Availability
6 4 (4.44%) Information Security
6 4 (4.44%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.44%) ITSM
6 4 (4.44%) MVC
6 4 (4.44%) Network Design
6 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (3.33%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
4 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) MCSE
4 11 (12.22%) MCSA
5 8 (8.89%) CCNA
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.67%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.44%) MCP
8 3 (3.33%) CCNP
9 2 (2.22%) Degree
10 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.11%) HND
10 1 (1.11%) MCITP
10 1 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.44%) XenApp
3 12 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.22%) vSphere
5 10 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.22%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (22.22%) SCCM
2 13 (14.44%) SCOM
3 12 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 11 (12.22%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (11.11%) HP SIM
5 10 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (7.78%) WSUS
7 4 (4.44%) Puppet
8 3 (3.33%) MOM
8 3 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 45 (50.00%) VMware
3 25 (27.78%) HP
4 18 (20.00%) Citrix
5 17 (18.89%) Symantec
6 12 (13.33%) Cisco
7 10 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.44%) BMC
8 4 (4.44%) MobileIron
8 4 (4.44%) Remedy
8 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.33%) Mitel
9 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.22%) Avaya
10 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) IPFX
11 1 (1.11%) Apple
11 1 (1.11%) Dell
11 1 (1.11%) Intel
11 1 (1.11%) Nortel
Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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