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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 47 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 58 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.39% 3.34% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.47% 9.38% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £50,688 £68,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
314 341 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.18% 35.59% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 279 302 220
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
West Malling - 10 £41,250 -
Tonbridge +7 7 £29,000 -7.93% 1
Chatham -2 5 £26,500 -3.63%
Westerham - 5 £29,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £34,500 -
Sittingbourne -4 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £32,500 -
Longfield - 1 £25,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £45,000 - 1
Windows Server 2008
South East

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (79.65%) Windows Server
3 87 (76.99%) Active Directory
4 78 (69.03%) VMware
5 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
6 55 (48.67%) DNS
7 53 (46.90%) MS Exchange
8 51 (45.13%) DHCP
9 47 (41.59%) ITIL
10 45 (39.82%) Firewall
11 43 (38.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
12 42 (37.17%) HP
13 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (32.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 33 (29.20%) vSphere
16 32 (28.32%) SLA
17 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
17 31 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (26.55%) Linux
19 29 (25.66%) Office 365
20 28 (24.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (24.78%) Security Cleared
21 27 (23.89%) SAN
21 27 (23.89%) Capacity Management
22 26 (23.01%) 3PAR
22 26 (23.01%) Symantec
23 25 (22.12%) NetBackup
23 25 (22.12%) HP Data Protector
23 25 (22.12%) HP SIM

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 53 (46.90%) MS Exchange
2 37 (32.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (19.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (16.81%) IIS
5 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
5 16 (14.16%) Skype for Business
6 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.88%) Apache
10 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
10 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.66%) Office 365
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.19%) SaaS
4 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (48.67%) DNS
2 51 (45.13%) DHCP
3 45 (39.82%) Firewall
4 27 (23.89%) SAN
5 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
6 14 (12.39%) LAN
6 14 (12.39%) WAN
7 11 (9.73%) Wireless
8 10 (8.85%) VPN
9 8 (7.08%) VLAN
9 8 (7.08%) VoIP
10 4 (3.54%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.54%) NAS
10 4 (3.54%) Skype
11 3 (2.65%) HTTP
11 3 (2.65%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.65%) SMTP
12 2 (1.77%) ADSL
12 2 (1.77%) Internet
12 2 (1.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.77%) OLTP
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.88%) BODI
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.77%) NUnit
2 2 (1.77%) ReSharper
2 2 (1.77%) StyleCop
2 2 (1.77%) Subversion
2 2 (1.77%) Xcode
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
2 1 (0.88%) Automotive
2 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Administrator
2 25 (22.12%) Analyst
2 25 (22.12%) Storage Administrator
2 25 (22.12%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 25 (22.12%) Support Engineer
2 25 (22.12%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (17.70%) IT Support
3 20 (17.70%) Support Analyst
4 16 (14.16%) IT Engineer
4 16 (14.16%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) IT Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Desktop Support
8 7 (6.19%) Senior IT Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Senior IT Support
8 7 (6.19%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.54%) WCF
3 3 (2.65%) CSS
3 3 (2.65%) jQuery
4 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.77%) CSS3
4 2 (1.77%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.77%) WPF
5 1 (0.88%) EJB
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) JAXB
5 1 (0.88%) JAX-WS
5 1 (0.88%) JSF
5 1 (0.88%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.88%) Web Services
5 1 (0.88%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) HP Storage
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.42%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.54%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) iPhone
5 4 (3.54%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.65%) PKI
6 3 (2.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.77%) Statistics
7 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (79.65%) Windows Server
3 43 (38.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (26.55%) Linux
6 28 (24.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (21.24%) Windows 7
8 13 (11.50%) Android
8 13 (11.50%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.96%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.65%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.88%) CentOS
12 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.88%) Solaris
12 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) ITIL
2 27 (23.89%) Capacity Management
3 10 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (7.96%) High Availability
4 9 (7.96%) Migration
4 9 (7.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (7.08%) Data Protection
6 7 (6.19%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (5.31%) Change Management
8 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.42%) MVC
9 4 (3.54%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.54%) Information Security
9 4 (3.54%) ITSM
9 4 (3.54%) Line Management
9 4 (3.54%) Process Management
9 4 (3.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.16%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) C#
3 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.65%) Java
5 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) PHP
6 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (24.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (14.16%) MCSE
5 12 (10.62%) A+ Certification
6 11 (9.73%) CCNA
7 9 (7.96%) MCP
8 7 (6.19%) MCSA
9 5 (4.42%) MCITP
10 3 (2.65%) CCNP
10 3 (2.65%) Degree
10 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.88%) HNC
11 1 (0.88%) HND
11 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (76.99%) Active Directory
2 33 (29.20%) vSphere
3 31 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (18.58%) Hyper-V
5 13 (11.50%) XenApp
6 7 (6.19%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (6.19%) ISA Server
7 6 (5.31%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.54%) DFS Replication
8 4 (3.54%) vCloud
8 4 (3.54%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.77%) Firmware
10 2 (1.77%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.88%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (22.12%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (22.12%) HP SIM
1 25 (22.12%) NetBackup
1 25 (22.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 17 (15.04%) SCCM
3 10 (8.85%) SCOM
3 10 (8.85%) WSUS
4 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.65%) Puppet
6 3 (2.65%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.77%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.77%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.88%) MOM
8 1 (0.88%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 78 (69.03%) VMware
2 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
3 42 (37.17%) HP
4 26 (23.01%) 3PAR
4 26 (23.01%) Symantec
5 24 (21.24%) Citrix
6 23 (20.35%) Cisco
7 7 (6.19%) Dell
7 7 (6.19%) WatchGuard
8 5 (4.42%) BMC
8 5 (4.42%) MobileIron
8 5 (4.42%) Remedy
9 4 (3.54%) Sophos
9 4 (3.54%) Veeam
10 3 (2.65%) Draytek
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle
10 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.77%) RedGate
11 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
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