The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 51 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.58% 1.22% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.48% 2.63% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £22,000 £39,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.58% +19.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £39,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 28.85% 46.34% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 33
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2008
Kent

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) IIS
6 3 (25.00%) SCOM
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) SQL DBA
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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