The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 30 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.48% 5.41% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 12.90% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Windows Server 2008
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 23.70% 41.89% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 28
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £65,000
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 Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Maidstone region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Maidstone

Windows Server 2008
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix